Campbell ton leads Jamaica response
 

Basseterre, St Kitts - An unbeaten century from Jamaican opener, John Campbell, led the visitors' response after the Leeward Islands posted a commanding 322 runs in their first innings.

Resuming Day 2 on 205/6, Hayden Walsh Jr went on to make 86 runs from 194 balls. His knock included ten boundaries and two sixes. Tonito Willett was also among the runs, hitting 78 runs from 195 balls. His knock included five fours and a six.

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The Jamaican bowlers were made to be frustrated throughout the second day but eventually the Leewards were bowled out. Jamaica skipper, Tamar Lambert finished as the pick of bowlers, taking 4-68 while pacer, Jerome Taylor had 3-41. Andrew Richardson also picked up a couple of wickets.

Campbell then went about anchoring Jamaica's pursuit of first innings points. His knock has so far come up off 152 balls. He hit 12 boundaries and three sixes. Though Jamaica lost a few wickets, Campbell did receive good support.

Skipper Lambert stood up with a patient 37 though his knock included six fours. Nkrumah Bonner also batted patiently, scoring 24 while Horace Miller made 22. Campbell is unbeaten on 103 not out.

Gavin Tonge and Anthony Martin both took a wicket each for the Leewards. Jamaica finished the day on 212/3, trailing the Leeward Islands' first innings score by 110 runs. Day 3 of this match starts at 3pm Eastern Caribbean Time tmorrow.

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Summary Scores:

Leeward Islands 1st Innings: 205/6 (90 Overs). Kieran Powell* 91, Tonito Willett 51*, Hayden Walsh Junior 20*, Mali Richards 17; Tamar Lambert 16-8-24-2, Andrew  Richardson 18-3-34-2, Jerome Taylor 17-5-33-2, Jamie Merchant 9-6-12-0.

Jamaica 1st Innings: 212/3 (56 Overs). John Campbell 103*, Tamar Lambert* 37, Nkrumah Bonner 24, Horace Miller 22; Anthony Martin 18-7-42-1, Gavin Tonge 10-1-34-1, Tonito Willett 9-2-47-1, Kelbert Walters 12-3-28-0.

Stumps, Day 2

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Leeward Islands 1st Innings

M Hodge c Baugh b Richardson 5

K Powell* c Baugh b Richardson 91

M Richards c Campbell b Lambert 17

S Joseph b Lambert 5

D Thomas+ b Taylor 2

J Hamilton LBW Taylor 0

T Willett c N Miller b Lambert 78

H Walsh Jnr c N Miller b Taylor 86

G Tonge run out Taylor 16

K Walters c Blackwood b Lambert 0

A Martin not out 3

Total: 322 All Out (125.4 Overs)

Extras: (12LB, 3NB, 4B) 17

Fall of Wickets: 1-24, 2-92, 3-106, 4-109, 5-109, 6-136.

Jamaica 1st Innings Bowling: Jerome Taylor 21.4-6-41-3, Andrew Richardson 23-3-47-2, Dave Bernard Jnr 15-5-39-0, Nikita Miller 28-4-100-0, Jamie Merchant 9-6-12-0, Tamar Lambert 29-9-68-4.

Jamaica 1st Innings

J Campbell not out 103

H Miller b Tonge 22

N Bonner LBW Martin 24

T Lambert c Martin b Willett 37

J Blackwood not out 16

Total: 212/3 (56 Overs)

Extras: (2LB, 8NB) 10

Still to Bat: Carlton Baugh Jr, David Bernard Jr, Jamie Merchant, Nikita Miller, Andrew Richardson, Jerome Taylor.

Fall of Wickets: 1-47, 2-125, 3-186.

Leeward Islands 1st Innings Bowling: Gavin Tonge 10-1-34-1, Kelbert Walters 12-3-28-0, Tonito Willett 9-2-47-1, Hayden Walsh Jr 6-0-51-0, Anthony Martin 18-7-42-1, Mali Richards 1-0-8-0.

State of Match: Jamaica trail Leeward Islands' 1st Innings score by 110 runs

Toss: Leeward Islands won the toss and elected to bat

Umpires: Zahid Bassarath & Leslie Reifer

Standby Umpire: Carl Tuckett

Match Referee: Stuart Rawlins

Date: 
Sat, 03/08/2014 - 18:28