WINDWARD ISLANDS CRICKET BOARD
Vale Playing Field
P.O. Box 1719, St. Vincent
(784) 456 2567
Fax: (784) 453 3007
Secretary: Carl Glasgow
CEO: Lennox John
The Windward Islands Cricket Board of Control is responsible for cricket in the Windward Islands.
ROSEAU, Dominica, (CMC) – Experienced Windward Islands off spinner, Shane Shillingford, has once again been charged with the responsibility of leading Dominica’s campaign at this year’s Windward Islands senior tournament, scheduled to bowl off here Sunday.
Shillingford, who has just returned to the island after his first stint of club cricket in England, will lead the team in the...
CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) – West Indies all-rounder Darren Sammy will lead a 14-man St Lucia squad which leaves here Saturday to contest the annual Windward Islands senior tournament in Dominica.
The 24-year old, who has played five Tests and 17 One-Day Internationals, is the most experienced player in the line up for the competition which bowls off Sunday.
Windward Islands Under-19 player...
ROSEAU, Dominica (CMC) - West Indies opening batsman Devon Smith hit a brilliant century and helped Grenada capture the 2008 Windward Island cricket championship two-day title on Saturday.
Grenada secured the title by virtue of achieving first innings points in the drawn encounter over Dominica at the Windsor Park Sports Stadium.
The home team had scored 196 all out after winning the toss Friday and...
COOLIDGE, Antigua (CMC) – West Indies medium pacer Darren Sammy and Guyanese batsman Travis Dowlin have been included in the Stanford Superstars line-up for next month’s lucrative Stanford Super Series.
The duo will replace injured all-rounder Dwayne Bravo and exciting West Indies opener Xavier Marshall who has been excluded. No reason has been given for the 22-year-old’s omission.
ST GEORGE’S, Grenada -- Allrounder Rawl Lewis hit an aggressive half century and helped West Indies Veterans level their two-match Twenty20 series against England in the 5th Grenada Cricket Classics on Sunday.
Beaten by seven runs in the opening game on Saturday, West Indies won the second match by 38 runs at the Grenada National Stadium. Lewis a top-scored with 59 as West Indies scored 146 for...
ST. JOHN'S, Antigua -- Effective January 1st, 2009, West Indies cricketers can be tested for drugs in and out of competition.
The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) in an official release on Tuesday explained that the measure is in keeping with the codes of the World Anti-Doping Authority (WADA), to which the International Cricket Council (ICC) is a signatory.
The WICB pointed out that all member...
ST. JOHN'S, Antigua -- As we prepare to host the 2008 One-Day Regional Tournament in Guyana, we cannot help but hope that the tournament will be the beginning of a new focus on raising the bar in West Indies Cricket.
The results of the One-Dayers in recent years have been mixed; we have had some good performances but we have also witnessed scores and performances that are well below the first class...
GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Results from the Thursday matches in the first round of the West Indies Cricket Board’s One-Day Tournament being played in Guyana:
At the Everest Cricket Club
LEEWARDS ISLANDS 367 for 4 off 50 overs (Austin Richards 141, Omari Banks 75 not out, Runako Morton 72, Tonito Willett 23, Kieran Powell 22; Karun Jethi 2-50, Javier Baidwan 2-62) CANADA 183 for 7 off 50...
GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Austin Richards of Leeward Islands and Romel Currency of Combined Campuses and Colleges hit superb centuries on the opening day of the West Indies Cricket Board’s One-Day Tournament in Guyana.
Richards made 141 as the Leewards defeated Canada by 184 runs at Everest Sports Club, while Currency made 102 not out but the students lost to Guyana by four wickets at Providence on...
GEORGETOWN, Guyana -- Leeward Islands won the toss and chose to bat against Trinidad and Tobago at Bourda in the second round match of the West Indies Cricket Board One-Day Tournament on Friday. Due to rain the start by an hour and the match reduced to 45 overs-a-side. Leewards win their opening match on Thursday, while Trinidad and Tobago are having their first match.
LEEWARD ISLANDS: Runako...