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…