UWI honours Shivnarine Chanderpaul

Press Release:-The UWI Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. February 21, 2017:  A University of the West Indies (UWI) team led by Chadwick Walton will compete against an English XI in a 50-overs cricket match thisSaturday, February 25, 2017 at Warner Park, Basseterre, St. Kitts.

It bowls off at 9:30 a.m. and is free and open to the public.  It will also be streamed live on www.windiescricket.com. The UWI Vice-Chancellor’s XI Cricket Match will be a warm-up match preceding England’s tour of the West Indies for a three-match ODI series.

 Veteran Guyanese cricketer and former captain of the West Indies Cricket team, Shivnarine Chanderpaul, who ended his 22-year international career in 2016, will be honoured at the match, for his outstanding contribution to the lovely game.

Chanderpaul’s son, Tagenarine Chanderpaul; who will play in the match as a member of the Vice-Chancellor’s XI team; will receive the special tribute and commemorative plaque on his father’s behalf in a brief ceremony during the half-time break…


  1. Anonymous
    February 21, 2017 at 6:01 pm

    So when will the ungrateful West Indies Cricket Board a.k.a. Cricket West Indies honour Shiv?
    Cricket Waste Indies should be ashamed of themselves but then again they have no shame.

  2. Anonymous
    February 25, 2017 at 4:14 pm

    It was about time! Long overdue. .