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

 

 

Thu, 09/22/2011 - 16:53

St John’s, Antigua – The West Indies Cricket Board announced the West Indies One Day International and Test squads for the tour to Bangladesh.

Denesh Ramdin has returned to both the ODI and Test squads while off spinner Shane Shillingford returns to the Test squad along with rookie opener Kraigg Brathwaite. Keiran Powell, the Nevisian left handed top order batsman has also been included in...

Tue, 09/13/2011 - 18:53

 

St John’s, Antigua – The world renowned Kingston Cricket Club (KCC) and Georgetown Cricket Club (GCC) are among eight clubs which have been selected in the second round to benefit from the WICB Digicel Grassroots Club Grants Programme.

The home club of the legendary West Indies captain Clive Lloyd and former world record holder for most wickets in Tests, Lance Gibbs...

Mon, 09/12/2011 - 19:16
London, England – President of the West Indies Cricket Board Dr. Julian Hunte has sent congratulations to West Indies legend Curtly Ambrose, Stafanie Taylor and Devendra Bishoo. Ambrose was inducted into the International Cricket Council Hall of Fame while Taylor won the ICC Women’s Cricketer of the Year award and Bishoo took the ICC Emerging Player of the Year award. “The entire West Indian cricketing family and indeed the world...
Sat, 09/10/2011 - 21:43

St. John’s Antigua- Several Antigua & Barbuda’s cricketers are showing some interest in forming a national players’ association.

Ex-Windies fast bowler Kenneth Benjamin said he was invited to an initial meeting with some other cricketers to discuss the possibilities of creating the association.
 
Benjamin said the main objective...
Thu, 09/08/2011 - 11:26
ST JOHN’S, Antigua – American University of Antigua (AUA) will inaugurate its cricket field on campus grounds on Saturday, September 17 at 1 pm, with a Twenty20 cricket match against a Combined Schools team. The brain-child behind the cricket field, Vice President of Administrative Services and Community of the University Basil Stuart, said the call by Prime Minister Baldwin Spencer during his address to open the facility that he...
Thu, 09/08/2011 - 11:21
ST JOHN’S, Antigua – One of the highlights of the INET International Pairs is the fund-raising auction held during the prize giving cocktail and this year’s recipient will be former West Indies and Windward Islands cricketer Winston Davis. Davis became a tetraplegic following a tragic accident in 1998 and in a recent interview he stated that the accident was not the end of his life. “People come to me and say how you coping and I...
Mon, 10/10/2011 - 16:08

Basseterre, St Kitts, CMC – Antigua and Barbuda captured their eighth Leewards Islands Cricket Association NAGICO Limited Overs title when they trounced in-form Nevis in the final at Warner Park.

Batting first after winning the toss, the visitors tallied 210 off 46.4 overs with Man-of-the-Match Austin Richards Jr stroking a top score of 69. In reply, Nevis’ formidable batting suffered an unfamiliar...

Tue, 10/11/2011 - 21:23

Bridgetown, Barbados, CMC – Batsman Javia Liburd will lead the Leeward Islands as they launch their defence of the West Indies Cricket Board’s Regional Super50 title in Guyana starting next week.

The 24-year-old was named to lead the 14-man squad, following the conclusion of the Leeward Islands Cricket Association NAGICO limited overs tournament in St Kitts on Sunday.

Liburd is relatively...

Sat, 10/15/2011 - 19:59

Georgetown, Guyana, CMC – Johnson Charles is looking good ahead of the WICB Regional Super50 Series as he stroked an attractive 72 to lead Windward Islands to a comfortable six-wicket win over Leewards Islands in the first of two warm-up matches on Saturday.

The 22-year-old right-hander played several handsome shots as he smashed 11 fours and three sixes as Windwards reached 159 for four off 25.4 overs,...

Sat, 11/05/2011 - 15:33

North Sound, Antigua – West Indies A Team Assistant Coach and former West Indies opening batsman Stuart Williams has hailed Andre Russell’s century as an innings of brilliance.

“It was a brilliant innings by Russell, he mixed aggression with defence, he ran well between the wickets and he built partnerships which brought us back into the game,” said the 42 year old who featured in 31 Tests and 57 One Day...

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