The Berbice Cricket Board (BCB)/Scotia Bank Cricket Academy will commence its 3rd annual cricket academy on August 29 at the Area ‘H’ Ground.
Sixty of the county’s most promising junior cricketers are scheduled to take part.
The academy will be in session at the Area ‘H’ Ground in Rose Hall Town and would be conducted by four coaches, headed by senior coach Julian Moore.
Chairman of the Special Events Committee Hilbert Foster stated that the main objectives of the academy are to improve the skills of the young cricketers, instill in them the importance of education and discipline, to mould them into proper role models for their peers and to be ambassadors for Berbice.
Several indoor lectures have also been arranged on topics of importance to the cricketers. These include History and Structure of Berbice Cricket, Personal Hygiene, Rules of Cricket, HIV/AIDS, and Drug Abuse.
The following cricketers are asked to report to the Area ‘H’ Ground on Monday from 08.00 hours in proper cricketing attire and gears:
Shailendra Shameer, Gudakesh Motie-Kanhai, Sherwyn Peterkin, Kevon Jawahir, Clifton Lindie, Enoch Carmichael, Gavin Moriah, Vidanand Sugrim, Suresh Dhanai, Ashkay Homraj, Rishi Persaud, Dereck Narine, Mahendra Veerasammy, Nick Ramsaroop, Richard Henry, David Latchaya, Naren Ramroop, Kassim Khan, Parmanand Narine, Bisham Deola, Linden Austin, Kevin Ramdeen Akram Rahaman, Rohan Harripersaud, Vidal Crandon, Deon Esau, Shimron Hetmyer, Viendra Gooniah, Arif Chan, Nicholas Cameron, Leon Andrews, Brandon Persaud, Hakeem Hinds, Keirre Henry, Parmanand Ramdhan, Kumar Madray, Daniel Lewis, Thomas Mc Donald, Manoj Looknauth, Grisean Grant, Sachin Dhaniram, Kandasammy Surujnarine, Trevor Thomas, Romario De Jonge, Quacy Mc Pherson, Parmanand Narine, Devin Baldeo, Boughnarine Persaud, Veerapen Permaul, Karamchand Ramnarine, Royden Wade, Andel De Jonge, Joseph Giddings, Karran Singh, Joshua Harrichand, Latchman Bishram, Nazrudeen Bux, Avinash Wazid, Jamal Jarvis, Collis Cort, Shawn Perreira, Loyydel Lewis, Javed Seecharran, Emanuel Seecharran, Jason Anderson, Phaffiana Millington, Trishanie Cort, Trishana Cort and Ceylon Daniels.