Gentlemen, It is indeed a sad day for the Jamaica Cricket Umpires’ Association (JCUA) and West Indies Cricket Umpires’ Association (WICUA) family. The passing of Douglas Sang-Hue
OD, former Test and International Umpire has left a huge void in our umpiring fraternity. Mr. Sang-Hue epitomized the true standard of excellence that every umpire would like to aspire for.He had been a true ambassador for Jamaica and the entire West Indies, representing us locally, regionally and internationally with distinction. We will surely miss him.
On behalf of the West Indies Cricket Umpires’ Association which he served with grace, humility and distinction, I would like to extend condolence to his family. May his soul rest in peace.Funeral arrangements will be announced later.
USACA will be hosting the 2014 US Nationals Tournament from August 14 through the 16th of 2014 in Fort Lauderdale Cricket Stadium in Florida.
USACUA will be providing the following umpires to officiate at these prestigious games.
- Herbert Smythe
- Sylvan Taylor
- Jermaine Lindo
- Anil Pap
- Vijay Mallela
- Ravishankar Byrappagowda
- Max Diah
- Wayne Nembhard
- Nur Uddin
The playing conditions, schedules and other relevant details can be found here.
WICUA WRITTEN EXAM WILL BE HELD ON AUGUST 24, 2014.
Kindly submit the list of names for all candidates to the Chairman of Examinations and Secretary of WICUA by July 31, 2014.
WICUA BIENNIAL CONVENTION TO BE HELD IN NEW YORK CITY JULY 20 - 27, 2015.
Please advise all umpires in your respective Territories.
Have a great summer!
The USACUA Chief Training Officer Mr. Mohamed N. Baksh has announced that the USACUA Examinations – Preliminary and Final Written – will be conducted on Sunday, April 27th, 2014 commencing at 9:00 am – EST at the various centers.
Trainers are requested to forward the names of the candidates for each examination and the attendance sheets for each session held so that the necessary verification can be done to ascertain that the minimum number of contact hours was satisfied. This should be sent to the Secretary and if desired cc to the Training Officer. Trainers are to ensure that each candidate is financially up to date to 2014.
The venues for each examination will be decided upon by the various trainers and communicated to all concerned.
Candidates who are attending the General Meeting in New York on the said day can opt to do the examination in New York. If so desired please inform the Training Officer before 04-20-14 so that the necessary arrangements can be made.
In keeping with the mandate from the AGM of Sunday February 23, 2014, it charged that a date be set 2 months from the said AGM.
It is therefore important to advise, that Sunday April 27, 2014 established for such resumption.
The AGM will resume on Sunday April 27, 2014
Dumamis Seventh Day Adventist Church
461 Montauk Avenue
Brooklyn, New York 11208.
Continuation of AGM of February 23, 2014
1. Minutes of Last AGM (AGM 2012, AGM 2013)
2. Correction and Confirmation
3. Matters arising from Minutes
4. Reports from Committees
5. Financial report
6. Any other business
All members were notified by email regarding the AGM.