Inside the WICB Presidents Cup
Date Published: 2009-10-15
WICB Presidents Cup
Ryan Hinds to captain Barbados in WICB President’s Cup in Guyana
October 15 - (www.bcacricket.org) - Experienced all-rounder Ryan Hinds will captain Barbados in the WICB President’s Cup (50-over-a-side) championship in Guyana, October 26 to November 5.
Hinds’ appointment was announced at a Press conference held by the Barbados Cricket Association at Kensington Oval on Wednesday, October 14.
A left-hand batsman and left-arm spinner, the 28-year-old Hinds was also the Barbados captain in 2007 when the island won the Carib Beer Cup title.
Chairman of selectors Courtney Browne has been appointed as the new team manager, taking over from Livingstone Coppin.
Browne, a former West Indies wicket-keeper/batsman, is Barbados’ most successful first-class captain.
Vasbert Drakes, the former West Indies fast bowling all-rounder, has been retained as Head coach with former national batsman Emmerson Trotman as his assistant.
Janel Springer is the team’s physiotherapist.
The 14-man squad was named last Monday.
Full squad: Ryan Hinds (captain), Sulieman Benn, Tino Best, Rashidi Boucher, Jonathan Carter, Nikolai Charles, Fidel Edwards, Kirk Edwards, Alcindo Holder, Carlo Morris, Martin Nurse, Kemar Roach, Dwayne Smith, Kevin Stoute. Reserves: Patrick Browne, Shamarh Brooks, Marlon Graham, Khalid Springer.
Manager: Courtney Browne, Coach: Vasbert Drakes; Assistant coach: Emmerson Trotman; Physiotherapist: Janel Springer.