Leewards Cricket

 

LEEWARD ISLANDS CRICKET ASSOCIATION (LICA)

c/o Antigua & Barbuda Cricket Association 

Antigua Recreation Grounds
P.O. Box 478
St. John’s, Antigua

 

Tel: (268) 462 9089
Fax: (268) 462 9090
Email: licasecretariat@yahoo.com

 

President: Gregory Shillingford
Secretary: Flavia Logie

 

 

St John’s, Antigua – The WICB announces that the venue for the Leeward Islands v Trinidad and Tobago Round 5 clash has been changed from the National Cricket Centre in Couva to the Queen’s Park Oval in Port of Spain. After the first four rounds of the WICB Regional 4 Day Tournament, Jamaica lead the points standings with 36 points, followed by Trinidad and Tobago (33), England Lions (30) and Combined Campuses and Colleges (27)....

St John’s Antigua– The West Indies Cricket Board has considerably slashed ticket prices for the Digicel Series across the board. The WICB, in an effort to ensure that every fan across the region can attend the games without having to put a burden on their pockets, has ensured that the costs of tickets are extremely affordable.

Tickets for the 2011 Series opener, the Digicel Twenty20 at the...

St John’s, Antigua – Trinidad and Tobago batsman Runako Morton and Leeward Islands all rounder Tonito Willett are expected to take no further part in the WICB Regional 4 Day Round 5 match at the Queen’s Park Oval in Port of Spain, Trinidad.

The duo was taken into police custody sometime between the end of the first day’s play and the start of the second day’s play of the...

North Sound, Antigua – A face-saving century stand between Jahmar Hamilton and Sherwin Peters thwarted a rampant Barbados, as they hauled Leeward Islands back into contention on the first day of their sixth round clash of the WICB First-Class Tournament on Friday.

Hamilton struck an attractive 83 while Peters carved out a responsible 57 to pull the hosts around from a shaky position of 17-3 and...

St John’s, AntiguaThe Board of Directors of the West Indies Cricket Board will meet on Friday March 25 and Saturday March 26 at the Rex Halcyon Hotel in Antigua.

The major item on the agenda for the meeting is the Draft Strategic Plan for 2011-2016 which was prepared by the WICB management and which will be presented to President Dr. Julian Hunte, Vice President...

St John’s, Antigua – The Digicel Grassroots Cricket Programme is being launched all across the Caribbean. Launches were held in Antigua, St Lucia and Nevis on Thursday and Friday.

In Antigua the launch was at the world famous Antigua Recreation Ground while in St Lucia the launch was at the Beausejour Cricket Grounds and in Nevis at the Elquemedo Willett Park.

At the simple but...

Bridgetown, BarbadosNew West Indies leg-spinner Anthony Martin has already given a lot of thought to how he will approach the upcoming matches against Pakistan. The 28-year-old Policeman from Antigua is a clever operator and is planning how best to utilise his skills when he comes up against the visitors.

The lion-hearted Martin was impressive for the West Indies A Team in...

Bridgetown, Barbados– The West Indies Cricket Board Selection Committee has called up wicket-keeper Carlton Baugh to replace Devon Thomas in the West Indies squad for the 1st and 2nd Digicel One-Day Internationals against Pakistan in St Lucia.

Thomas has been diagnosed with chicken pox and has returned to Antigua. Baugh will join the squad in Barbados for the ongoing pre-series camp and will...

Georgetown, Guyana–Tickets for the fifth day of the First and Second Digicel Tests West Indies v Pakistan will be free for all fans.

The initiative is part of the continued thrust by the WICB to reward faithful fans for coming out to the games over the years in addition to bringing fans back to cricket.

Fans will still require tickets to enter the Guyana National Stadium and Warner Park...

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – UWI Cave Hill principal Sir Hilary Beckles has defended his comments characterizing Chris Gayle as a “don”, contending he was merely outlining a public perception that existed.

Sir Hilary was slammed by the West Indies Players Union over the comments, with the players union calling for his resignation as a West Indies Cricket Board director and for UWI to launch an...

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