Barbados take Super50 title

Courtesy WICB
Courtesy WICB

Barbados captured the WICB NAGICO Super50 title with a 17-run win over Trinidad & Tobago in the final Day/Night final at Queen’s Park Oval last night.

Chasing 253 to win, Trinidad & Tobago were bowled out for 235 in 45.5 overs.

Denesh Ramdin topscored for Trinidad & Tobago with 68 off 76 balls. He hit six fours and two sixes.

Pacer Carlos Brathwaite was the top wicket-taker with four for 41 off ten overs. Left-arm spinner Sulieman Benn took two for 29 off nine overs and medium-fast Jason Holder, two for 30 off eight overs.

Barbados made 252 off 48.4 overs after winning the toss.

Man-of-the-Match Dwayne Smith topscored with 83 off 77 balls with ten fours and two sixes. He and Kraigg Brathwaite (36) added 127 for the first wicket in 22.3 overs).

Medium-pacer Kevon Cooper was the leading wicket-taker with four for 62 off 9.4 overs.

Off-spinner Sunil Narine took two for 18 off ten overs and medium-pacer Lendl Simmons, two for 23 off five overs.

It was the sixth time Barbados had won the regional 50-over championship with one shared in a record 18 finals.

SCORECARD

BARBADOS

D. Smith c Dwayne Bravo b Simmons        83   (77 balls, 10×4, 2×6)

K. Brathwaite c wk Ramdin b Simmons      36   (63 balls, 3×4)

J. Carter lbw b Narine                              49   (51 balls, 5×4)

*K. Stoute lbw b Cooper                          15   (38 balls)

C. Brathwaite b Cooper                              9   (8 balls, 1×6)

K. Williams c & b Ottley                             1   (8 balls)

+S. Dowrich lbw b Cooper                         1   (3 balls)

A. Nurse b Rampaul                                11   (15 balls, 1×4)

J. Holder lbw b Narine                               5   (9 balls)

S. Benn not out                                      22   (18 balls, 2×4, 1×6)

F. Edwards b Cooper                                 1   (3 balls)

Extras (lb7, w11, nb1)                            19

TOTAL (all out, 48.4 overs)                    252

Fall of wickets: 1-127 (K. Brathwaite, 22.3 ov), 2-132 (Smith, 24.5), 3-195 (Carter, 37.1), 4-206 (C. Brathwaite, 38.5), 5-207 (Stoute, 40.1), 6-210 (Dowrich, 41), 7-210 (Williams, 41.1), 8-218 (Holder, 43.3), 9-241 (Nurse, 47.1), 10-252 (Edwards, 48.4).

Bowling: Dwayne Bravo 5-0-40-0 (w5), Rampaul 6-0-25-1, Emrit 5-0-41-0 (w1), Narine 10-2-18-2 (w1), Cooper 9.4-0-62-4 (w3), Ottley 4-0-18-1, Simmons 5-0-23-2, Mohammed 4-0-18-0. (Barbados Cricket Association)

6 Responses to Barbados take Super50 title

  1. Doria Alleyne
    Doria Alleyne February 16, 2014 at 8:46 am

    (Y)

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  2. Doria Alleyne
    Doria Alleyne February 16, 2014 at 8:46 am

    (Y)

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  3. Lisa Bennett
    Lisa Bennett February 16, 2014 at 1:06 pm

    Congratulations to the team

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  4. Veroniva Boyce
    Veroniva Boyce February 16, 2014 at 2:58 pm

    I am still celebrating!!! Exciting Match. Drink a shot and reload again! 1703 only the best! Proud of my boys!

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  5. Veroniva Boyce
    Veroniva Boyce February 16, 2014 at 2:58 pm

    I am still celebrating!!! Exciting Match. Drink a shot and reload again! 1703 only the best! Proud of my boys!

    Reply
  6. Rawle Maycock
    Rawle Maycock February 16, 2014 at 6:34 pm

    Congrats guys .

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