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, … Continue reading Fun Facts on Usher
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 … Continue reading Carl Hooper – Fun Fact
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 … Continue reading The Rise and Demise of Jimmy Adams Guest post by A. Pierre Sobers
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 … Continue reading Rebranding West Indies Cricket with New Name. What’s the Relevance???
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 … Continue reading India vs. West Indies 2014: Concerns of a Cricket Supporter
The game of cricket began in the late 16th century, originating in southeast England, it became the country’s national sport in the 18th century and has developed globally in the 19th and 20th centuries. Cricket is the world’s second most popular spectator sport after association football. Governance is by the International Cricket Council (ICC) which has … Continue reading Greatest Cricketers of all Time a Females Perspective
Harold Pinter said it best I tend to think cricket is the greatest thing God ever created on earth – certainly greater than sex, although sex isn’t bad either. Since the inclusion of West Indies as a test playing country in 1880, we have seen many of our players being ranked among the best players … Continue reading Youngest West Indian Cricketers