Clive Lloyd unsuccessful in his bid for WICB presidency yet again

Lloyd's previous attempts at a presidential shot were blocked on the grounds that he did not meet the residential requirement since his home was outside the West Indies at that time.

updated: February 27, 2013 11:01 IST
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Kingston, Jamaica: Clive Lloyd, the legendary former West Indies captain, has suffered a major setback in his efforts to become the next president of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB).

Julian Hunte and Whycliffe Cameron of Jamaica will contest the WICB presidential elections after former Lloyd failed in his nomination bid. To secure a nomination, a candidate needs the backing of two regional boards (who are full members) and Lloyd only had the approval his native Guyana Cricket Board (GCB) before application filing deadline expired on February 22. The elections will be held on March 27.

At least two regional cricket boards refused to second his nomination by the Guyana Cricket Board (GCB), reports in the region suggest.

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