Sammy was a Lucky Man, Like What???

In the sports section of the Sunday Gleaner dated November 19, 2017, sports columnist Tony Becca titled his article “Sammy was a Lucky Man” which I tend to agree.  For me “lucky” is too strong of a word to use so if I were the writer of the said column I would phrase it as…

The Day when the Cricketing World Met Michael Anthony Holding

Michael Anthony Holding born 16 February 1954, youngest of four children to Ralph and Enid Holding who lived in Kingston. Michael grew up in a family that had a passion for sports hence his love affair for cricket. His love for cricket led his father enrolling him as a member of Melbourne Cricket Club in Kingston….

The Impact of Kerry Packer on International Cricket

Clive Lloyd and company. can be considered a bunch of hypocrites when many of our West Indian players went to South Africa on what was known as the “Rebel Tours” these cricketers were ostracized by their peers and fellow countrymen because they took a stands to earn well needed money to take care of themselves…