Cricket facilities within the Caribbean are set to receive a boost following the participation by the West Indies Cricket team in a special fundraising T20 International match played at Lord’s on
West Indies, current ICC World T20 champions, took on ICC Rest of the World XI, in a one-off match initiated as a charitable effort to assist with restoration costs of cricket grounds within the region damaged following the passage of Hurricanes Irma and Maria.
Cricket Commentator Joseph Reds Parerra provided insight on the win by West Indies Cricket.
Mr. Parerra notes that the win by West Indies presented a well received opportunity to positively impact the sport.
The recently concluded match was hosted with the full support of the International Cricket Council (ICC) which granted the match International status while asking Giles Clarke, ECB President and ICC Board Member, to assist in coordinating the match.
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