Cricinfo, February 18, 2009:

Cricket counts the cost of Stanford crisis

The crisis will have an immediate impact on some of the future tournaments organized by both the affected boards. The Stanford 20/20 regional series in West Indies is now unlikely to be held. Asked whether the tournament would go ahead, the WICB president Julian Hunte said: “We anticipate that it will not continue (in the immediate future).”


Telegraph.co.uk, 18 Feb 2009:

Sir Allen Stanford’s ‘attempted flight’ thwarted as credit card refused

Sir Allen Stanford was reported to have attempted to flee the United States on a private jet on Wednesday.