COURTNEY WALSH APPOINTED WINDIES U 19 TEAM MANAGER; KRAIGG BRATHWAITE CAPTAINS FOR TOUR OF USAWednesday 6th July 2011
St John’s, Antigua – Legendary former West Indies and Jamaica captain and former world record holder for most wickets in Test cricket Courtney Walsh has been appointed Team Manager for the West Indies Under 19 Team’s tour of the United States of America starting July 8th.
Walsh will manage the squad which is coached by Roddy Estwick. Former West Indies opener Stuart Williams is the Assistant Coach.
Test batsman Kraigg Brathwaite will lead the 14 man squad on the 4 match tour.
The West Indies team will depart the Caribbean on July 6th and return on July 16th after having played four 50 over games against the USA Under 19 team at the Broward County Cricket Stadium in Luaderhill, Florida.
West Indies Under 19 Squad
Kraigg Brathwaite – Captain
Roddy Estwick – Head Coach
Courtney Walsh – Team Manager
Stuart Williams – Assistant Coach
Courtney Browne – Selector
Ronald Rogers – Fitness Trainer
Janel Springer - Physiotherapist
Friday July 8 – Match 1 – West Indies Under 19 v USA Under 19
Sunday July 10 – Match 2 – West Indies Under 19 v USA Under 19
Tuesday July 12 – Match 3 - West Indies Under 19 v USA Under 19
Thursday July 14 – Match 4 - West Indies Under 19 v USA Under 19
All matches at Broward County Cricket Stadium
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