First-Class Champions (1966-2013)
 

Barbados Cricket Association article.

Bridgetown, Barbados - Barbados stretched their very proud record of regional first-class titles to 21 after demolishing Trinidad & Tobago by an innings and 21 runs on the third day of the 2013 final at Kensington Oval today.

Their closest rivals are Jamaica with 12 titles including a record-equalling five in succession in the last six seasons.

Barbados first set the record for five straight titles starting in 1976 when they had a share with Trinidad & Tobago.

Guyana have been champions six times (one shared), Trinidad & Tobago (five - one shared), Leeward Islands (four - one shared) and Combined Islands (one).

There have also been eight "International" titles contested of which Jamaica won three, Barbados and Trinidad & Tobago (two) and Guyana (one). 

Following is the list of champions and captains:

YEAR             CHAMPIONS

SHELL SHIELD

1966 Barbados (Garfield Sobers)

1967 Barbados (Garfield Sobers)

1968 No competition

1969 Jamaica (Easton McMorris)

1970 Trinidad & Tobago (Joey Carew)

1971 Trinidad & Tobago (Joey Carew)

1972 Barbados (David Holford)

1973 Guyana (Rohan Kanhai)

1974 Barbados (David Holford)

1975 Guyana (Clive Lloyd)

1976 Barbados/Trinidad & Tobago (David Holford/Prince Bartholemew)

1977 Barbados (David Holford)

1978 Barbados (Vanburn Holder)

1979 Barbados (David Holford & Lawrence Maxwell)

1980 Barbados (Albert Padmore)

1981 Combined Islands (Vivian Richards)

1982 Barbados (Albert Padmore)

1983 Guyana (Clive Lloyd)

1984 Barbados (Carlisle Best)

1985 Trinidad & Tobago (Rangy Nanan)

1986 Barbados (Joel Garner)

1987 Guyana (Roger Harper)

RED STRIPE CUP

1988 Jamaica (Marlon Tucker)

1989 Jamaica (Marlon Tucker)

1990 Leeward Islands (Vivian Richards)

1991 Barbados (Desmond Haynes)

1992 Jamaica (Courtney Walsh)

1993 Guyana (Roger Harper)

1994 Leeward Islands (Richie Richardson)

1995 Barbados (Courtney Browne)

1996 Leeward Islands (Dave Joseph)

1997 Barbados (Philo Wallace)

PRESIDENT'S CUP

1998 Guyana/Leeward Islands (Shivnarine Chanderpaul/Stuart Williams)

BUSTA CUP

1999 Barbados (Roland Holder)

2000 Jamaica (Jimmy Adams)

2001 Barbados (Sherwin Campbell)

2002 Jamaica (Robert Samuels)

CARIB BEER CUP

2003 Barbados (Courtney Browne)

2004 Barbados (Courtney Browne)

2005 Jamaica (Wavell Hinds & Tamar Lambert)

2006 Trinidad & Tobago (Daren Ganga)

2007 Barbados (Ryan Hinds)

2008 Jamaica (Chris Gayle)

WICB CUP

2009 Jamaica (Tamar Lambert)

2010 Jamaica (Tamar Lambert)

2011 Jamaica (Tamar Lambert)

2012 Jamaica (Tamar Lambert)

2013 Barbados (Kirk Edwards)

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"INTERNATIONAL" CHAMPIONS

BUSTA

2001 Jamaica (Jimmy Adams)

2002 Guyana (Carl Hooper)

CARIB BEER

2003 Barbados (Courtney Browne)

2004 Barbados (Courtney Browne)

2005 Jamaica (Wavell Hinds & Tamar Lambert)

2006 Trinidad & Tobago (Daren Ganga)

2007 Trinidad & Tobago (Daren Ganga)

2008 Jamaica (Chris Gayle)

First Published On bcacricket.org.

Date: 
Sun, 05/12/2013 - 04:12