Courtney Browne is new West Indies selection chairman


New Delhi : Barbadian Courtney Browne will be the new Chairman of Selectors for the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), replacing former West Indies captain Clive Lloyd. The former Test wicket-keeper has been given a two-year deal and will take charge at the end of September, when Lloyd will become a special ambassador for the West Indies Cricket Board.

Former Test captain Lloyd said: "I made every attempt to serve with distinction and I was pleased to contribute to the game again. I look forward to the new role."

New man Browne played 20 Tests and 46 one-day internationals and has been a member of the senior men's selection panel for the past six years. Before joining the selection teams, Browne served as Chairman for the senior selection panel in Barbados and also served as an alternate selector for the West Indies senior men’s team.