CRICKET: Robert Samuels joins WICB coaching staff
Melton Williams, Gleaner Writer
Former Jamaica and West Indies opening batsman Robert Samuels has been added to the coaching staff of the West Indies Under-19 team.
Samuels joins the staff as assistant to long-standing coach Roddy Estwick.
The 42-year-old Samuels has been coaching at the Under-19 level for over a decade.
Earlier this year he was at the helm as Jamaica won both the West Indies Cricket Board, WICB, Under-19 four-day and one-day tournaments.
The West Indies Under-19 team is in Camp in Guyana preparing for a seven-match series against Bangladesh.
Meanwhile, another former West Indies player – Ezra Moseley of Barbados will join the WICB coaching staff
Moseley, the fast bowling all-rounder, has been appointed assistant coach of the West Indies Women’s team.
The West Indies Women are in Jamaica preparing for the three-match series against New Zealand at Sabina Park.
Sherwin Campbell has been in charge of the Women’s programme since 2008.
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