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Badree shares with youths

Badree, a member of the
West Indies squad that lifted
the World T20 title in Sri Lanka
last October, readily accepted
the inivitation from ramadhin
to say a few words of encouragement
to the youngsters before
the second and final day of
PowerGen’s Premier division
match against hosts Hafeez
Karamath Ltd aranjuez Sports
Club.
PowerGen won the match
by nine wickets, with Jason
Mohammed hitting a first innings
hundred and dave Mohammed
taking five wickets
in aranguez’s second innings.
Badree, who is due to leave
shortly to fulfil a contract with
rajasthan royals in the Indian
Premier League’s 2013 season,
spoke to the youngsters about
the importance of sportsmanship
and education as part of
their overall development.
apart from his prowess on
the cricket field as a miserly
opening bowler in T20 matches,
Badree is a physical education
teacher at a secondary school in
his hometown of Barrackpore.
The MeCa programme, which
has attracted over 120 students
this year, is now on a break
for the easter weekend but resumes
on Sunday, april 7. The
royals, winners of the inaugural
IPL tournament in 2008, face
the delhi daredevils in their
opening match of the new campaign
the day before, april 6.
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