Guyana Cricket

Shiv, Sarwan in Guyana training squad

GEORGETOWN, Guyana – Batting stars Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Ramnaresh Sarwan have been named in Guyana’s training squad for the regional limited overs championship.

Former Guyana Under-15 player Ravi Sarwan, the younger brother of Ramnaresh Sarwan, and Guyana Under-19 wicket-keeper Anthony Bramble.

Chanderpaul, Breese celebrate Durham County Title

CANTERBURY, England – Shivnarine Chanderpaul's phenomenal run of
success continued Saturday when Durham beat Kent by innings and 71
runs to lift the English County Championship Division One title for
the first time.

The left-handed Chanderpaul, who was recently voted the ICC
Cricketer-of-the-Year and also ranked No. 1 in the ICC Test batting
rankings, scored just 20 in the match but watched as seamers Callum
Thorp and England's Steve Harmison ripped apart Kent on the final day
to add another trophy to his cabinet.

WICB to honour Chanderpaul

ST. JOHN'S, Antigua -- SHIVNARINE CHANDERPAUL, the first West Indies player to be named Cricketer of The Year by the International Cricket Council (ICC), will be fittingly recognised by the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) during the up-coming Test Series against England.
This decision was taken at a meeting of the WICB in Barbados on Monday (September 22nd).

Sammy and Dowlin named to Stanford Superstars

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.

Guyana government hail Chanderpaul

GEORGETOWN, Guyana (CMC) – Guyana’s government has hailed Shivnarine Chanderpaul as a regional icon and says he also serves as the ideal role model for all young people in the country.

Speaking after the 34-year old captured the International Cricket Council’s Cricketer of the Year award this week, Youth and Sports Minister Frank Anthony said the left-hander had been outstanding ambassador.


Subscribe to Guyana Cricket