Georgetown, Guyana - For a second day running no play was possible at the Bourda Cricket Ground in Guyana where the home side is slated to do battle with Leeward Islands. The historic Bourda field was under water due to continued heavy rains in Guyana. There was no play on Day One as the toss was not even spun. At soonest play is expect to begin late Sunday afternoon if the showers stay away.
St George’s Grenada, CMC – Jamaica’s batsmen found the going tough on the opening day of their second round WICB Regional Four-day match against Windward Islands on Friday.
Sent in to bat, the Jamaicans reached 177-6 off 90 overs in at Queen’s Park Stadium. Marlon Samuels led the way for the visitors with a solid 40, skipper Tamar Lambert, supported with 35, Dave Bernard was...
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC – Full scoreboards on the opening day of the second round match in the West Indies Cricket Board’s Regional Four-day first-class matches on Friday:
Barbados and England Lions
(at Kensington Oval, Barbados)
Barbados 1st Innings
Dale Richards c wk Kieswetter b Plunkett 5
Kraigg Brathwaite c and b Dernbach 43
KINGSTON, Jamaica, CMC —Marlon Samuels has identified goal-setting as one of the secrets of his new found success with the bat. Samuels started the WICB Regional 4 Day Tournament on a high note, with 250 in the second innings of Jamaica’s opening round win against Guyana in the WICB Regional first-class championship last weekend.
“I’m at a place in my life right now, where I...
NAIN, Jamaica, CMC – A penetrative spell from Odean Brown helped holders Jamaica take the first step towards retaining the WICB Regional first-class championship title, with a 165-run victory over Guyana on Monday.
The leg-spinner snared five wickets for 69 runs from 35.5 overs, as Guyana, chasing 359 for victory, were dismissed for 193 in their second innings about 45 minutes before tea on the...
NAIN, Jamaica, CMC – Gifted batsman Marlon Samuels re-launched his career with a monumental, unbeaten double century that put Jamaica in command of their first round match of the Regional First Class Championship against Guyana here Sunday.
Jamaica 1st innings 150
Jamaica 2nd innings 391/4 dec (Overnight 128 for 2)
M. Samuels not out 250
B. Nash retired hurt 25
T Lambert c R Crandon b E Crandon 5
W. Hinds b Bess 21
D. Bernard not out 15
Extras: (b6, nb2, w1) 9
TOTAL (4 wickets, 114.4 overs) 391
FALL: 1-19, 2-135
Bowling: E. Crandon 18-0-72-2; Bess 14-0-53-1; Bishoo 26...
NAIN, Jamaica, CMC – A gutsy batting effort earned Guyana first innings points but Marlon Samuels stroked a confident, unbeaten half-century to keep Jamaica in the hunt, on the second day of the first round of the Regional First Class Championship on Saturday.