Powell captured the hearts of cricket enthusiasts after he burst onto the scene in 1999 as a professional cricketer with a record-breaking century against India in Singapore. Powell continued to represent the West Indies Cricket team in a career total of 109 ODIs and 2 Test matches. He has won several Man of the Match” Awards during his career and holds the record for the youngest West Indies Player to score a One Day International century. While playing for the West Indies, he gained the reputation as one of the most outstanding fielders the game had seen. He is the former captain of the Indian Lions Cricket Club, based in Memphis Tennessee.

Ricardo Powell continues to excel off the field. He is the first international cricketer to be contracted by ESPN (USA), as a cricket analyst. He held the position of ICC Americas Chairman of Selectors, between 2016 -2020. He also owns and operates the Ricardo Powell Cricket Academy (RPCA) in Georgia, USA.


Vikram Ramani is a Senior Vice President / Chief Technology Officer at Global FinTech company. He has built an excellent reputation as a leader in the technology sector in the United States. His track record as a Senior Corporate Executive, is indeed an asset to Lightning Cricket Club.

Vikram is also a huge cricket fan and enjoys playing the game. His passion for the game inspired his decision to establish Lightning Cricket Club. He is based in Atlanta, Georgia with his loving wife and daughters.


Sankar Kaliaperumal is an Executive at the #1 Global Consulting organization. He is a cricket enthusiast whose passion led to his bold move to become involved with cricket development in the United States. He has played cricket at different levels in his native country, India. His love for the sport led to the establishment of Lightning Cricket Club in Atlanta, Georgia. It is his dream to create more professional club opportunities for young talented cricketers in the United Sates and around the world. He is based in Atlanta Georgia with his loving wife, son and daughter.