Category Archives: Examinations

Congratulations on WICUA qualifications

The President of USACA Mr. Fitzroy Hayles, the secretary of USACUA Mr. Mohamed S. Baksh and the Chief Training Officer Mr. Mohamed N. Baksh and the rest of the USACUA Executive Committee hereby congratulate all those who have successfully completed the WICUA training and passed the Written, Practical and Oral Examinations in 2016.

Congratulations to:

  • Mr. Mohammed M. H. Chowdhury
  • Mr. Aveek Gangopadhyay
  • Mr. Adrian Hinds
  • Mr. Lawerence Jaggon
  • Mr. Gift Jayakar
  • Mr. Ramsarran Parasram

The Organization wishes them the very best in their umpiring future!

WICUA 2016 Oral Examination Scheduled for Sunday, Nov 27, 2016

The WICUA 2016 Oral Examination has been scheduled for Sunday, November 27, 2016, promptly at 9:00am.

The examination will be conducted at two centers:

  • New York, NY
    • Dunamis Seventh Day Adventist Church
    • 461 Montauk Ave, Brooklyn NY 11208
  • Atlanta, GA
    • Contact Mr. Jermaine Lindo or Mr. Zaid Gopaul for the exact location of the Examination Center in Atlanta GA.

All Training Officers are being asked to inform the 2016 candidates scheduled to take the Oral Examination of the place, date and time.

The following candidates are confirmed for the Atlanta Location:

  1. Mr. Vernon Campbell
  2. Mr. Syed Javed
  3. Mr. Darcy King
  4. Mr. Allan Ramlogan

The following candidates are confirmed for the New York Location:

  1. Mr. Mohammad M. Chowdhury
  2. Mr. Aveek Gangopadhyay
  3. Mr. Adrian Hinds
  4. Mr. Lawrence Jaggon
  5. Mr. Gift Jayakar
  6. Mr. Ramsarran Parasram


Good luck to all!



WICUA 2016 Examination Schedule announced

The Training Officer of West Indies Cricket Umpires’ Association (WICUA) has announced the following dates for the Final Written and Practical & Oral Examinations.

Final Written Examination will be held on Sunday, August 28, 2016.

Practical & Oral Examination will be on Sunday, November 27th, 2016.

All eligible candidates are expected to prepare for these examinations. For any questions, please contact the USACUA Secretary Mr. Mohamed S. Baksh.


USACUA Candidates shine in the WICUA Examinations

WICUA 2015 Examination Results have been announced. USACUA is thrilled to announce that their candidates have performed excellently in these examinations.

The Secretary of USACUA, Mr. Mohamed S. Baksh had the following to convey to the membership:

On behalf of the President, Executives and Members of USACUA, congratulations are extended to Umpires Aveek Gangopadhay and Rajesh Babujalli for being the candidates who attained the most marks throughout the West Indies, Canada and USA at the recently concluded WICUA Final Written and Practical and Oral Examinations respectively. The achievement of these two umpires exemplifies the rewards that can be attained with hard work and dedication.
Below are the Umpires who were successful at the Final Written and Practical and Oral Examinations. USACUA entered seventeen (17) candidates for both examinations, all of our candidates were successful.

Final Written Examination

  1. Aveek Gangopadhyay
  2. Gift Jayakar
  3. Adrian O’Donell Hinds
  4. Darcy King
  5. Allan Ramlogan
  6. Ramsaran Parasram
  7. Lawrence Jaggon
  8. Vernon Cambell

Practical and Oral Examination

  1. Rajesh Babujalli
  2. Dyon Ravello
  3. Wilton Ricketts
  4. Petula Samuels-Felicien
  5. Abdul Sattar
  6. Narendra Ekanayake
  7. Jacob Emmanuel
  8. Muhammad Ali Salahjee
  9. Ragupathy Venkatachalum

I would like to extend to Aveek Gangopadhay and Rajesh Babujalli congratulations. I would like to take this opportunity to advise all of our members who are in the process of getting certified to continue to maintain the high standards that has been set by your colleagues.
The Umpires who were successful at the WICUA Final Written Examination are encouraged to complete their practical assessment this season so that they are eligible to sit the Oral Examination in 2016. Candidates are asked to contact the Secretary or their Trainer for Personal score.