Barbados Cricket

WICB and Digicel join forces to launch Youth Development Programme

Bridgetown, Barbados: The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) and Digicel, proud sponsor of cricket in the West Indies today announced details of the Digicel Youth Cricket Development Programme. The two-year agreement will see youth development clinics take place in all WICB territorial boards – Barbados, Guyana, Jamaica, Leeward Islands, Windward Islands and Trinidad and Tobago – with hundreds of aspiring young cricketers being coached in the basic skills of the game, with a view to creating a pool of talented young West Indian cricketers.

Bajans thrilled to clinch seventh Under-13 title in eight years

Barbados played like true champions on Saturday to defeat Nevis and win the St Kitts and Nevis Under-13 Cricket Festival. Playing at the Elquemedo Willett Park, the Bajans made a challenging 191-2 off their 25 overs to win by 42 runs. The home side batted well and replied with 149-5 off their 25 overs in front a vocal and supportive crowd, to finish second in the tournament.

Barbados beat Nevis to win St Kitts and Nevis Under-13 Festival

Summarised scores in the seventh and final round of matches in St Kitts Under-13 Cricket Festival played on Saturday. All matches are 25-over-per-side:

Barbados and Nevis in showdown for Under-13 title

Barbados and Nevis set up a last-day showdown on Saturday when they scored wins in the penultimate series of matches in the St Kitts Under-13 tournament on Friday. While the defending champions Barbados defeated Bermuda by 54 runs, Nevis also remained unbeaten with an easy eight-wicket win over neighbours St Kitts.

Round 6 scores in the St Kitts Under-13 Cricket Festival

Summarised scores in the sixth round of matches in St Kitts Under-13 Cricket Festival played on Friday. All matches are 25-over-per-side:

At Edgar Gilbert Cricket Complex: Barbados beat Bermuda by 54 runs
Barbados 117-5 off 25 overs (Akil Greenidge 34, Leniko Boucher 27; Christian Gibbons 2-22). Bermuda 63 all out off 21.2 overs (Khairi Joyiens 14, Alex Dore 11, Delray Rawlins 11; Deswin Currency 3-14)


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