Ep 258 - Roland Butcher - Totally Shocked & Disappointed

The Paddock and The Pavilion - The Horse Racing and Cricket Podcast

05-04-2024 • 46 mins

Today’s show focusses all things West Indies cricket with the show’s cricketing expert Roland Butcher. As many of you will know Roland, born in Barbados moved to England as a teenager and in 1980 became the first black player to play international cricket for England.  He now lives in Barbados but regularly comes back to the UK for media work. Roland is currently working for the BCC covering this year’s county championship. Roland was until the end of 2023 a West Indies cricket selector. In this episode Totally shocked and disappointed Roland gives his reaction to the events in the Caribbean when his contract was not renewed. Roland adds his thoughts on the current state of West Indies cricket together with some strong opinions and what the ICC need to do to maintain the competitiveness of International cricket. Please subscribe to us on Apple podcasts, Amazon music, Google or Spotify. Connect with us on X, Facebook & Instagram @ThePaddandPav www.stephenwallismedia.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices