Fun Facts on Usher

  Stage Name Usher Government Name Terry Raymond IV DOB October 14, 1978, in Chattanooga, Tennessee His father left the family when he was 1 year old While in Atlanta, Usher attended North Springs High School. At age 11, Usher joined an R&B local quintet called the NuBeginnings, which was organized by local music Svengali,…

Carl Hooper – Fun Fact

  Born December 1966 in George Town Guyana  Full name Carl Llewellyn Hooper Married to Connie Hooper in 1997 Right-handed batsman is known for his lazy elegance with both bat and ball Right arm off break bowler  Player All-rounder Test debut December 1987 West Indies vs India Last test November 2007 West Indies vs India Highest…

The Rise and Demise of Jimmy Adams Guest post by A. Pierre Sobers

James Clive Adams was born on January 8, 1968.  After playing regional cricket under the tutelage of the legendary Rohan Kanhai, he made his Test debut against South Africa in 1992 on their first ever tour of the West Indies. Jimmy immediately impressed with both bat and ball, taking four wickets in the first innings…

Rebranding West Indies Cricket with New Name. What’s the Relevance???

June 3, 2017, saw many of our regional publications both online and print headlines with caption “West Indies Rebranding, based on Name Change”.  To the members of the West Indies Cricket Board, this may seem like a move in the right direction, but to the spectators and others associated with the sport this maybe a different…

India vs. West Indies 2014: Concerns of a Cricket Supporter

  What a year 2014 was for Cricket, especially that of International Cricket with West Indies vs India. In 2014 when we all heard about the upcoming test of West Indies vs India in Indian many West Indians like myself were so excited seeing that West Indies look as if they were about to turn…