Leewards squeeze into final with 4 run win over Windwards

Kingston, Jamaica - The Leeward Islands squeezed out a narrow 4 run victory over the Windward Islands to slip into the final of the WICB Regional 50 Over Tournament.

Having made a modest 213 all out in 50 overs, the Leewards restricted Windwards to 209 for 9 from their quota of 50 overs at Sabina Park.

With 14 runs needed from 12 deliveries to win, Man of the Match Anthony Martin bowled sensational penultimate over in which he only allowed 3 runs and with 11 runs needed from the final over the Windwards brought the margin down to 5 runs from the last ball but last pair Gary Mathurin and Nelon Pascal were only able to scurry through for a single to leave their team four runs short.

Click for full story