Jamaica Cricket

Garner and Walsh all smiles as they enter ICC Hall of Fame

Bengaluru, India - West Indies fast bowling legends Joel Garner and Courtney Walsh are both thrilled to have been inducted into the International Cricket Council's Hall of Fame. The duo, who were members of the all-conquering West Indies Team under Clive Lloyd, received their Hall of Fame caps at the ICC's annual awards ceremony in Bengaluru, India on Wednesday night.

Track and field icon Campbell-Brown bats for women's retainer contracts

Kingston, Jamaica - UNESCO Champion for Sports Ambassador, Veronica Campbell-Brown, has reacted with joy to news coming out of the West Indies Cricket Board that they have awarded retainer contracts for six female cricketers in the region.The double Olympic and IAAF world champion said such contracts were necessary for those involved in sports.

Gayle at the helm as Jamaica name 14-man squad for WICB 50-Over Tourney

Kingston, Jamaica - The Jamaica Cricket Association selectors on Tuesday announced a 14-man squad for the West Indies Cricket Board's 50-Over Tournament to be played in Jamaica from October 14 to 24. Chris Gayle, the powerful left-handed opener and one of the most feared batsmen in world cricket, will lead the side. He returns to the helm and takes over from Tamar Lambert who led the side in the WICB’s Caribbean T20 tournament played in July and August.

Stafanie Taylor has her eyes set on reaching the top

Bridgetown, Barbados: West Indies allrounder Stafanie Taylor is totally "mentally and physically" ready for the upcoming International Cricket Council's Women's Challenge Tournament in South Africa. The girls are presently in camp in Barbados under the guidance of coach Sherwin Campbell. Speaking after Monday training session, Taylor said she was "ready for all that is in store".

Gayle to lead Jamaica in WICB One-Day Tournament

Kingston, Jamaica: Chris Gayle has been named to lead Jamaica in the upcoming West Indies Cricket Board's 50-Over Tournament. This was confirmed by Paul Campbell, President of the Jamaica Cricket Association (JCA). Campbell also indicated that the powerful left-hander will join the selection panel this week to pick the team for the October 14 to 24 tournament.

Jamaica will host the annual event will be played at Sabina Park, Chedwin Park and Trelawny Multi-Purpose Stadium.


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