Jamaica Cricket

JAMAICA CRICKET ASSOCIATION (JCA)

George Headley Stand
Sabina Park
Kingston 4, Jamaica

Tel: (876) 967 0322
Fax: (876) 967 3976
Email: jamcricket@cwjamaica.com
Website: http://www.cricketjamaica.org/ 


The Jamaica Cricket Association controls cricket in Jamaica. 

Wed, 01/23/2013 - 05:28

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Jamaica’s skipper Tamar Lambert has defended his captaincy, the subject of debate here, after his side was knocked out at the penultimate stage of the Caribbean T20 tournament.

Jamaica failed to successfully defend a strong total of 183 after Gutsy Guyana rallied back to eliminate them from Saturday’s play-off.

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Thu, 01/24/2013 - 09:09

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Jamaica has included former youth players Zeniffe Fowler and Yannick Elliott in its 13-man squad for the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Super50 tournament starting next month.

Fowler, a  top-order batsman and Elliott, an all-rounder, have been drafted in to replace the experienced duo of batsman Danza Hyatt and left-arm...

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 12:19

Gros Islet, St Lucia –The Board of Directors of the West Indies Cricket Board met in St Lucia at the weekend. Following are synopses of the more critical decisions taken and reports presented at the meeting. 

1. The Board received a report from the Cricket Committee with regard to a review of the WICB Selection Criteria. The Board...

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 13:54

St John’s, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board today announced that the semi finals and final of the Super50 Tournament will be broadcast live ESPN Caribbean in similar fashion to the just concluded Caribbean Twenty20.

The semi finals and final will be played as day/night matches at the Kensington Oval on April 18th, 19th and 21st...

Tue, 01/29/2013 - 05:31

KINGSTON, JAMAICA - Opener Simon Jackson warmed up for the opening round of the West Indies Super50 tournament with an undefeated 108 in the first of two practice matches at Sabina Park yesterday.

Jackson, who is expected to play a lead role in the team this year in the absence of several key players, slammed eight fours and one six. He faced...

Wed, 01/30/2013 - 16:24

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Jamaica’s national coach Junior Bennett says two of the country’s leading players, Donovan Pagon and Brenton Parchment, may not be available for the first half of the West Indies Four-Day and Super50 cricket season.

The pair has been left out of the squads ahead of next week's start of the tournaments.

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Wed, 01/30/2013 - 16:26

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Jamaica’s middle order batsman Nkrumah Bonner scored an attractive hundred in a second trial match before the start of the regional Super 50 and four-day competitions.

Bonner hit 104 for Tamar Lambert X1 against a team lead by Dave Bernard Junior as the defending champions fine tune preparations for their opening...

Fri, 02/01/2013 - 05:52

KINGSTON, JAMAICA - West Indies star batsman Marlon Samuels, who is recovering from a serious right eye injury, has pledged his support to the blind and visually impaired following his foundation's donation of $50,000 to the Salvation Army School on Wednesday.

Samuels, who suffered the injury while playing for Melbourne Renegades in the...

Sat, 02/02/2013 - 14:50

KINGSTON, JAMAICA - In the aftermath of an on-field altercatio n between Samuels and Australian legend, Shane Warne, during their teams' Australian Big Bash T20 game, White is reported in the media as saying he 'doe s not think the Jamaican is well liked in Australian cricket'.

"It doesn't matter if the Australia team doesn't like me. I am not...

Sun, 02/03/2013 - 15:08

MUMBAI, India – West Indies captain Darren Sammy will play for the newly formed Sunrisers Hyderabad in this year’s Indian Premier League after fetching a price of US$425 000 in Sunday’s auction.

The 29-year-old all-rounder, who has never campaigned before in the high profile, multi-million dollar Twenty20 league, heads a list of five...

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