Nero to lead St Vincent in regional women’s tournament


KINGSTOWN, St Vincent – Aggressive West Indies opening batter Juliana Nero will lead a 14-member St Vincent and the Grenadines team, which includes one newcomer, in the upcoming West Indies Women’s 50 overs and T20 cricket tournaments to be held in Grenada, from August 3 to 23.

Newcomer, wicket-keeper/batter Edelyn Turtin, joins a team comprised primarily of regular names. Melisa Billingy, an experienced all-rounder, makes a return after a year’s absence.

The full team: Juliana Nero (Captain), Cordel Jack, Crystal John, Terisha Lavia, Melisa Billingy, Edelyn Turtin, Roshelle John, Myschia George, Sherre Ann John, Latoya Providence, Hazel-Ann Foster, Vinisha King, Stacy-Ann Adams, and Shavorne Clarke.

Xavian Stephens, Ronelia Fergus and Sue-Ann Martin have been named as reserves. 

Former Windward Islands player Kenroy Martin will coach the team, with Josette Cambridge as the manager. 

Jamaica are the defending champions for the T20 format.


Sat, 07/27/2013 - 09:05