|Minister of Sports, Stephen Lashley (FP)|
Barbados’ Minister of Sports, Stephen Lashley, has congratulated the West Indies cricket team for winning the 2012 ICC WorldTwenty20 tournament in Sri Lanka.
Mr. Lashley sent the West Indies coach, Ottis Gibson, a congratulatory email yesterday.
It read: "Please convey my own personal congratulations and that of the Government and People of Barbados on the team’s spectacular performance and victory. You have done the entire Caribbean proud."
The West Indies team beat Sri Lanka by 36 runs after being restricted to 137 for six wickets. This tournament was held from September 18 to October 7, and was hosted by Sri Lanka.??