BBC Radio had a programme on March 19, 2017 to mark the 10 year anniversary of the passing of former Pakistan cricket coach. Bob Woolmer was found dead in his hotel room in Kingston Jamaica, during Cricket World Cup 2007. Listen to part of the programme here and then my recollection of that period, while I was
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Jah know star…..I am getting ready to go to cricket with a heavy heart. The emotional roller coaster that the West Indies players take spectators on is not a thrilling ride. I picked up a media colleague who was visiting from another island. We discussed the possibility of how long the match would last. It was on
The person who will be most proud though is Miss Ann, his mother. Back in 2003, I went to the Smith house in Hermitage St Patrick to interview Devon. He was not there so I chatted with his parents first. Sadly, his father passed away a few years ago. As you will hear in the audio clip, Devon loves his parents, and I definitely got that feeling.
Thanks to Caribupdate’s Big Bang for the update of Grenada’s preparations for the second Test match between England and the West Indies set to take place from Tuesday 21st April to Saturday 25th April.
It’s great, the things you can dig up when you are going through old emails! Listen to an audio clip from 2006 with Brian Lara talking at the post-match press conference at Queen’s Park Oval in Trinidad. Apart from Lara, you might also recognize a familiar voice! Also, here is a video of a big 6
My my my. First, the St Lucia Zouks beat the defending champions Jamaica Tallawahs and now the TT Red Steel are imploding against Antigua Hawksbill while batting first in St Kitts at Warner Park. It seems they may not even bat out the 20 overs in this Limacol CPL final set of matches before the
…and here are the videos from Denesh Ramdin and Roger Harper from Guyana Amazon Warriors