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WIPA Extends Commendations to Sir Andy Roberts on Honorary Degree

October 28, 2021: KINGSTON, JAMAICA – The West Indies Players Association (WIPA) extends commendations to SirAnderson Montgomery Everton Roberts on receiving an Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree from theUniversity of the West Indies’ Five Islands Campus in Antigua. Sir Roberts, Antiguan and West Indies cricket legend, is considered the father […]

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WEST INDIES NAME WOMEN’S SQUAD FOR PAKISTAN TOUR AND ICC WOMEN’S CRICKET WORLD CUP QUALFIER 2021

ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) Women’s selection panel today named a 15-member squad and three reserves for the three-match One Day International (ODI) series against Pakistan Women and the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2021 in Zimbabwe. The three reserve players will also be traveling with the squad. […]

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WIPA Extends Commendations to Greenidge and Haynes on Honorary Degrees

October 25, 2021: KINGSTON, JAMAICA – The West Indies Players’ Association (WIPA) extends commendations to SirGordon Greenidge and Sir Desmond Haynes on receiving Honorary Degrees of Doctor of Laws fromthe University of the West Indies. Sirs Greenidge and Haynes were awarded Honorary Doctorates on Saturday, October 23 at theGraduation ceremony […]

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CWI announces sustainability partnership with Apex Group

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) has announced a new partnership with Apex Group Ltd., a global financial services provider. The partnership will see Apex as the exclusive shirt sponsor for the West Indies Men’s team during the upcoming ICC T20 World Cup, as part of a broader Official Sustainability Partnership with CWI. It […]

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CWI thanks Sandals for support of West Indies Cricket

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) thanked Sandals Resorts International for their contribution to West Indies cricket as a principal partner during the last four years. Sandals became CWI’s principal partner, enjoying branding rights across all West Indies Men’s, Women’s, and age-group teams in 2017, a partnership extended by a further year during the […]

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WIPA Expresses Condolences at Passing of Sherma Jackson

August 18, 2021: KINGSTON, JAMAICA – The West Indies Players’ Association (WIPA) expresses condolences to thefamily, friends, and colleagues of former Leeward Islands Women’s cricketer, Sherma Jackson. Ms Jackson represented the Antigua and Barbuda and Leeward Islands cricket teams. Jacksonpassed away after ailing for some time. WIPA President and CEO, […]

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Businessman Manniram Prashad joins CWI Board as Non-Member Director

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Cricket West Indies (CWI) announces that Mr. Manniram Prashad, a past Minister of Tourism, Industry, and Commerce for  Guyana, and current Chairman of several prestigious commercial organizations, has been appointed to the CWI Board of Directors as a non-member (independent) Director, effective July 30, 2021. Mr. Prashad brings over 25 years of experience in commerce and private sector leadership […]

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CWI confirm negative PCR-Test results

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Cricket West Indies (CWI) is pleased to announce that all 152 persons tested for COVID-19 on Thursday evening returned negative results, following the suspension of Thursday’s second CG Insurance One-Day International (ODI) before a ball was bowled at Kensington Oval, Barbados. All members of the West Indies […]