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Cricket: WICB salutes Lara’s Hall of Fame induction

WICB salutes Lara’s Hall of Fame induction

Posted By Stabroek staff On September 17, 2012

ST.JOHN’S, Antigua,  CMC- – The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) has saluted batting legend and world record holder Brian Lara on being inducted into the ICC Hall of Fame.

Brian Lara

The former West Indies captain joined 15 other West Indian legends in cricket’s elite Hall of Fame during the gala ICC Awards event at the Water’s Edge in Sri Lanka on Saturday evening.

WICB President Dr. Julian Hunte, praised Lara for his contribution to the game and for the role he played as an ambassador for West Indies and Trinidad and Tobago. Continue reading

Caribbean chaos: A crisis in West Indian cricket

Caribbean chaos: A crisis in West Indian cricket


by STEPHEN BRENKLEY    – http://www.independent.co.uk

As they arrive for the Test series against England, the West Indies are average on the field and a shambles off it. There is even talk of regions going it alone. Stephen Brenkley assesses the damage.

West Indies arrived yesterday (May 2, 2012). They were utterly unheralded where once they would have been feted and feared in equal measure. Their formal unveiling as the first tourists of the summer will take place in Hove this afternoon, though the most excited response will barely rise above a shrug of the shoulders.               Continue reading

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