CG Super50 Cup Match 4: Jamaica outgunned by Trinidad & Tobago
Jamaica were completely outclassed by Trinidad & Tobago, in their CG Super50 Cup encounter, at the Coolidge Cricket Ground, Antigua today, losing by 5 wickets.
Jamaica 258/6 (50 ov)
Trinidad & Tobago 259/5 (40.5 ov)
Result - Trinidad & Tobago won by 5 wickets
Batting first, Jamaica scored 258/6 off their 50 overs with Brandon King (96), Andre McCarthy (40) and Rovman Powell (43) all getting some runs - Anderson Phillip 3-66 was the main wicket taker for Trinidad & Tobago.
Fall of wickets: 1-13 (Romaine Morrison - 3.1 ov), 2-39 (Aldane Thomas - 10.2 ov), 3-155 (Andre McCarthy - 32.3 ov), 4-184 (Brandon King - 40.4 ov), 5-231 (Rovman Powell - 46.5 ov), 6-243 (Paul Palmer - 47.5 ov)
In reply, Evin Lewis, hot off the plane from the Abu Dhabi T10 tournament (where he played for losing finalists Delhi Bulls) put Trinidad & Tobago in a strong position, before being out for 108 with the score 158-3. Nicholas Pooran (43), also hot off the plane from the Abu Dhabi T10 tournament, then took up the mantle for T&T with Darren Bravo 58*, seeing them home by 5 wickets and with nearly 10 overs to spare.
D Bulli and Andre McCarthy both took a couple of wickets for Jamaica.
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Lendl Simmons - 0.5 ov), 2-112 (Jason Mohammed - 17.6 ov), 3-158 (Evin Lewis - 24.6 ov), 4-224 (Nicholas Pooran - 36.1 ov), 5-232 (Kieron Pollard - 37.1 ov)
Next Match Preview - Leeward Islands Hurricanes vs Guyana Jaguars at Coolidge Cricket Ground. First ball on Friday is 1:30pm (12:30pm Jamaica Time).
JAMAICA - Romaine Morrison (WK), Aldane Thomas, Brandon King, Rovman Powell (C), Andre McCarthy, Paul Palmer, Fabian Allen, Derval Green, Sheldon Cottrell, D Bulli, Oshane Thomas
TRINIDAD & TOBAGO - Nicholas Pooran (WK), Denesh Ramdin, Darren Bravo, Evin Lewis, Lendl Simmons, Jason Mohammed, Kieron Pollard (C), Sunil Narine, Akeal Hosein, Anderson Phillip, Ravi Rampaul
Date - 2021-02-11 13:00 PM
Venue - Coolidge Cricket Ground, Antigua, Coolidge
Toss - Trinidad & Tobago won the toss & elected to field
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