WI women tie up series
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KINGSTON – West Indies Women
rebounded from their one-run defeat by the
Kiwis to defeat the New Zealand visitors
by 89 runs today in their second One-day
International at Sabina Park.
The series is now tied 1-1 with the decider
to be played on Thursday.
Barbadian teenager Shaquana Quintyne was
the star of the day with both bat and ball in the
encounter completely dominated by the hosts.
The 17-year-old Quintyne top-scored
with 29 off 58 balls as the Windies Women
recovered from 95 for 8 to post a defendable
148. She added a crucial partnership of 43 for
the ninth wicket with Shakera Selman, who also
played well to make 22 in her 50th ODI for
the West Indies.
The talented leg-spinning allrounder then
took 2 wickets for 9 runs off her four over as
New Zealand were bowled out for a meagre
59. She was well assisted by off-spinner Stafanie
Taylor (3 for 10) and left-arm spinner Shanel
Daley, who took 2 for 14 with the new ball.
There were also two run outs by the athletic