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Celebrating Grenada’s 50th Anniversary of Independence: Reflecting on the Journey’s Peaks and Valleys

As Grenada, the picturesque Caribbean nation known as the “Spice Isle,” prepares to celebrate its 50th anniversary of independence, This significant milestone provides an opportunity to reflect upon the nation’s journey, highlighting both the achievements and challenges faced by the country. While Grenada has experienced periods of remarkable progress, it […]

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A Golden Jubilee of Independence: Reflecting on the Past and Cultivating a Sustainable Future

As the confetti settles on the jubilant celebrations of our nation’s 50th anniversary of independence, a reflective mood accompanies the festive air. This milestone not only marks a half-century of self-determination and progress but also prompts us to ponder our future trajectory. The realization that our supermarkets are stocked predominantly […]


Shamar Joseph rewarded with CWI International Retainer Contract

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) proudly announces the upgrade of Shamar Joseph from his current Franchise contract to a CWI International retainer contract. This decision comes in recognition of Joseph’s outstanding performance and invaluable contribution to the recent historic victory against Australia on their home soil in Brisbane, marking Australia’s first […]

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Grenada Banned Eight Doctors from Issuing Prescriptions – A Critical Look at the Grenada Pharmacy Council’s Actions

In the heart of Grenada, a storm brews not of tropical origins but born from the offices where healthcare governance and bureaucracy intertwine. Recent developments have seen the Grenada Pharmacy Council embroiled in controversy, a situation exacerbated by the latest decision that has sent ripples through the healthcare community. The […]


West Indies triumph! Against Mighty Aussies

Cricket West Indies congratulates its test team after securing a historic victory against Australia, marking the first since 1997. This remarkable achievement signals the relevance of West Indies cricket on the global test stage and underscores its unwavering commitment to excellence. Dr. Kishore Shallow, President of Cricket West Indies, remarked […]

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Our National Colors- A signal of independent thinking!

By Dr. Neals J. Chitan As the 50th Golden Jubilee of Grenada’s Independence celebration heats up, one can’t help but notice the island-wide proliferation of our national colors, a signal of our Grenadian pride and patriotism, across the tri-island state and in the Diaspora. Red, yellow and green, the three […]


CWI confirms two new teams in the West Indies Championship for 2024

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) today announced the 2024 West Indies Championship schedule, confirming the expansion in the number of participating teams and rounds for the premier four (4)-Day competition.  After a winning performance in the Headley-Weekes tournament in 2023, the West Indies Academy are all set to make their debut in the West […]


West Indies Women’s quartet confirm international retirement

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – West Indies Women’s cricketers Anisa Mohammed, Shakera Selman, Kycia Knight and Kyshona Knight have confirmed their retirement from international cricket. Mohammed and Selman both served as vice-captains during their 20- and 18-year careers respectively, all players recently communicated their decisions to Cricket West Indies (CWI). Mohammed made her debut for the West Indies […]


Raymon Reifer cleared to resume bowling slower balls and cutters

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) today announced that Barbadian all-rounder Raymon Reifer has been cleared to resume bowling his slower balls and cutters after remedial footage of his action was sent to and cleared by Loughborough University. Reifer was suspended from bowling those specific deliveries during the 2023 edition of the CG […]

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Grenada Must Stand on the Right Side of History – Support South Africa’s Call for an End to Genocide Against the Palestinian People

By Arley Salimbi Gill On December 29, 2023, the government of the Republic of South Africa asked the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to hear its case—charging the state of Israel with genocidal acts against the Palestinian people. The ICJ began hearing the case this week. The government and people […]


West Indies ODI & T20I Squads Revealed for Australia Tour Includes Young Grenadian Teddy Bishop

St. John’s, Antigua – The Cricket West Indies (CWI) Senior Selection Panel has named both 15-man squads to play against Australia in three One Day Internationals (ODIs) and three T20 Internationals (T20Is) from 2 to 13 February 2024.   The ODI squad features two debutants, Grenadian top order batsman Teddy Bishop and Guyanese wicketkeeper batsman, Tevin Imlach. Bishop has […]


CWI President Dr. Kishore Shallow Anticipates Economic Windfall for the Caribbean with ICC Men’s T20 World Cup

Cricket West Indies (CWI) President, Dr. Kishore Shallow, lauds the unveiling of the highly anticipated fixtures for the upcoming ICC Men’s T20 World Cup by the International Cricket Council (ICC). The tournament, slated to unfold across the Caribbean and the USA from 01 June to 29 June 2024, promises an […]


ICC Released 2024 T20 World Cup Schedule

A total of three venues in the USA and six in the Caribbean will be used for the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024 as the groups and fixtures for the ninth edition of the 20-over showcase were confirmed on Friday, January 5. Ten of the 20 teams will play […]