A week after announcing that long time sponsor Digicel had ended its partnership a year early, Cricket West Indies (CWI) announced on Tuesday that Sandals Resorts has agreed a long-term contract to become the new principal partner and team sponsor. Sandals partnered with CWI for last week's hurricane relief T20 Challenge at Lord's.
The new partnership is effective immediately and will cover all Windies teams from Under 15's through to the Windies men's and women's teams. The Windies will face Sri Lanka in a three-test series which starts this Wednesday at the Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain,Trinidad.
The partnership is set to run until December 31, 2020. The Windies men's and women's teams are the current ICC World T20 champions while the men's team in ranked 9th on the test table and the women's team is ranked 5th.