CLIVE LLOYD

  • Clive Lloyd laments lack of preparation games on SA tour 5 days ago

    Centurion: West Indies chief selector Clive Lloyd has criticised the shortage of warm-up games on the current tour of South Africa, saying modern-day cricket itineraries left little room for player development. Lloyd, the outstanding former captain of the 1970s and '80s, was speaking ahead of Wednesday's start of the opening Test,...
  • Clive Lloyd pleased with new West Indies players September 19, 2014

    Bridgetown: West Indies cricket legend Clive Lloyd says he is impressed with the new crop of young players on the regional cricket team following the series against Bangladesh. Lloyd, the most successful captain who led the team during the 1970s and 1980s, has singled out opening batsman Kraigg Brathwaite who was...
  • Clive Lloyd named as new head of Windies selectors August 10, 2014

    St John's: Former West Indies captain Clive Lloyd was on Saturday named as the head of selectors with former fast bowlers Eldine Baptiste and Courtney Walsh also joining a newlook panel. The West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) said that former wicketkeeper Courtney Browne has been retained on the panel while current...
  • Clive Lloyd wants Windies to show passion for the sport February 22, 2014

    Port of Spain: Former West Indies cricket captain Clive Lloyd wants current players to recommit themselves to the improvement of the game in the region. Considered the most successful Test captain of all time, Lloyd said that the players must develop a passion for cricket, and not just the money. "We must...
  • West Indies can do well against India, SL in triseries: Lloyd July 1, 2013

    Jamaica: Batting legend Clive Lloyd says West Indies have enough arsenal in their armour to outplay subcontinent giants India and Sri Lanka in the ongoing ODI triseries in the Caribbean. Lloyd though expressed confidence in the home team's ability to win the triseries, said the Caribbean bowlers need to show more...
  • Clive Lloyd's bid for WICB president hits a snag February 24, 2013

    Kingston, Jamaica: Clive Lloyd, the legendary former West Indies captain, appears to have suffered a major setback in his efforts to become the next president of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB). At least two regional cricket boards have refused to second his nomination by the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB),...
  • Lloyd email boosts West Indies team October 7, 2012

    Colombo: The West Indies' legendary cricketer Clive Lloyd has written a letter to the team pledging his support for Sunday's World Twenty20 final against Sri Lanka. Lloyd, now 68, shot to prominence after leading the West Indies to backtoback 50over World Cup triumphs in 1975 and 1979. Those victories remain the Caribbean...
  • Review: 'Fire In Babylon' is riveting September 23, 2012

    Cast: Clive Lloyd, Vivian Richards, Michael Holding Director: Stevan Riley Rating: 4 out of 5 You believe that for Indians, cricket is a religion. But reality, where players make millions just for a few games and are 'owned' and 'sold' by the rich and famous, is different. In such times, it is impossible...
  • Strauss receives ICC Test Championship mace May 16, 2012

    London: England cricket captain Andrew Strauss received the ICC Test Championship mace on Wednesday for leading the team, which finished on top of the ICC Test Championship table on the annual cutoff date of April 1 this year. Clive Lloyd, chairman of the ICC Cricket Committee and former West Indies captain,...