CWI’s call to Bajans — NationNews Barbados — Local, Regional and International News

Kensington Oval will host the first day/night Test in the region. (FILE)

Cricket West Indies (CWI) is asking Barbadians to pack the stands at Kensington Oval for the Caribbean’s first day/night Test match next month.

The ground, widely acknowledged as the ‘mecca’ of cricket in the Caribbean, will host the contest between West Indies and Sri Lanka from June 23 to 27 and CWI chief executive officer Johnny Grave said yesterday there was no better venue to mark the historic occasion.

“We have successfully staged day/night, first-class matches over the last few seasons in the Regional 4-Day Tournament and we are thrilled to now be hosting the first day/night Test ever in the Caribbean, as a way to offer our fans a different experience and a chance to be part of…

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