Former West Indies cricketer Andy Ganteaume died


Andy Ganteaume, the former West Indies and Trinidad & Tobago wicketkeeper-batsman, passed away on 17 February 2016 in Santa Margarita, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago. He was 95. Ganteaume was West Indies’ oldest living Test cricketer, and the world’s second oldest, after South Africa’s Lindsay Tuckett.  He scored 112 in his only Test innings, which left him with highest Test batting average in history. He played for Trinidad from a young age and was chosen to play in a Test match against England following his good batting form in 1948.