Full name Lloyd Hamilton Barker
Born September 26, 1943, Spooners Hill, St Michael, Barbados
Current age 72 years 135 days
Batting style Right-hand bat
|Test debut||West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown, Mar 30-Apr 4, 1984 scorecard|
|Last Test||England v Australia at The Oval, Aug 21-23, 1997 scorecard|
|ODI debut||West Indies v Australia at Port of Spain, Mar 14, 1984 scorecard|
|Last ODI||West Indies v India at Bridgetown, May 3, 1997 scorecard|
Lloyd Barker was the West Indies' leading umpire in the years before Steve Bucknor took centre stage, standing in 29 Tests and 39 ODIs until he retirement at the end of the 1997 Ashes series. He officiated in the first ever Test between Sri Lanka and Zimbabwe at Harare in October 1994.
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