Bio
Kenneth Chaplin
Born: 1930-07-12
Intl. since:
Hometown: Kingston
Country: Jamaica
Speaks:
Occupation: journalist
Hobbies:

Once an international referee and later a referee inspector and chairman of the JFF Referees Commission, Ken Chaplin is now an influential Jamaican journalist and writer.

career

Referee since 1953, first class ref from 1959, international ref from 1962.

subjects

In his column for the Jamaica Observer he writes about a wide range of subjects. Politics, police, gay rights, reggea (well, who wouldn't, in Jamaica), tourism, the economy and occasionally: football.

One book he wrote was a biography of the cricket player Collie Smith called The Happy Warrior.

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Statistics
Statistics for KENNETH CHAPLIN
Totals Home Away Total
Penalties 0 0 0
Fouls 0 0 0
Yellow 3 6 9
YellowRed 0 0 0
Red 0 1 1
Averages Home Away Total
Penalties 0 0 0
Fouls 0 0 0
Yellow 0.75 1.5 1.13
YellowRed 0 0 0
Red 0 0.25 0.13

Based on 4 international matches

Matches
MATCHES FOR KENNETH CHAPLIN
Date Score Yellow Red Penalties Fouls
WC 1978 qualifiers - Am/Caribbean
Netherlands AntillesHaiti1976-07-311 - 2 4 (2-2)1 (0-1)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
WC 1974 qualifiers - Am/Caribbean
final roundHondurasNetherlands1973-12-122 - 2 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
CanadaMexico1972-08-240 - 1 5 (1-4)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)
WC 1970 qualifiers Am/Caribbean
GuatemalaHaiti1969-02-231 - 1 0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)0 (0-0)