8 Mar 2020

New cricket scholarship programme to encourage Black Caribbean community back into the game

Sports reporter

A new scholarship programme has been launched to encourage young people from Britain’s Caribbean community back into the game.

Last year there were just nine black players in the men’s county game down from 33 in 1994 when the West Indies team was at the height of its success.

Now Surrey Cricket Club says its has a responsibility to make a change as our sports reporter, Jordan Jarrett-Bryan has been finding out.