Windwards sneak home in thriller

BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS - Second placed Jamaica and third placed Windward Islands will meet at the Kensington Oval to decide the final available spot in the Regional Super50 final.

On Thursday, the Combined Campuses & Colleges defeated Trinidad & Tobago by 140 runs to book a place in Sunday's final.

Result: Windward Islands defeated Jamaica by 5 wickets

Windward Islands: WWI 244/5 (49 Overs). Andre Fletcher 68, Keddy Lesporis 61, Devon Smith 59, Tyrone Theophile 29. Odean Brown 10-0-38-2, Nikita Miller 10-0-48-1, Dave Bernard 8-0-46-1, Andrew Richardson 7-0-47-1.

Jamaica: JAM 242/8 (50 Overs). Brenton Parchment 86, Nkrumah Bonner 74, Dave Bernard 32. Kenroy Peters 9-0-60-3, Delorn Johnson 10-2-48-2, Liam Sebastien 10-0-43-2.

Toss: Jamaica won the toss and elected to bat first.

Jamaica: Tamar Lambert (Captain), David Bernard Jr., Danza Hyatt, Brenton Parchment, Nkrumah Bonner, Andre McCarthy, Jermaine Blackwood, Carlton Baugh Jr. (Wicket-keeper), Nikita Miller, Odean Brown, Andre Richardson.

12th Man: Krishmar Santokie. 13th Man: Sheldon Cotterell.

Windward Islands: Liam Sebastien (Captain), Keddy Lesporis, Devon Smith, Andre Fletcher, Kenroy Peters, Delorn Johnson, Dalton Polius, Alston Bobb, Shane Shillingford, Tyrone Theopille, Johnson Charles (Wicket-keeper).

12th Man: Dawnley Grant. 13th Man: Mervin Wells.

You can be one of over 70 million viewers watching the second semi-final live on ESPN Caribbean. 

Live online text updates is also available on West Indies Cricket's official Regional Cricket Twitter account @WindiesRegional, or our official Facebook page, Windies Cricket.

You can also listen to live ball by ball commentary on radio stations throughout the Caribbean courtesy Windies Radio.

And don't forget to check out all the latest and greatest photos of the Regional Super50 Tournament on West Indies' official Flickr Page.

Fri, 04/19/2013 - 09:27