JA, T&T, Guyana all on top after Day 2
Basseterre, St Kitts - The second day of the third round of matches in the Regional Under 19 tournament was completed today across three venues in St Kitts.
Here are the details:
AT EGSC MOLINEAUX - Jamaica v Leeward Islands
Jamaica have given themselves a very good chance of getting an outright victory over the Leeward Islands after destryong the hosts for first innings points on Day 2. Jamaica resumed their first innings on 263/7 on Day 2.
Christopher Powell moved from one run overnight to 25 as Jamaica declared on 304/9. Jeremiah Louis was the pick of the Leewards bowlers, taking 3-55, while Shavon Moore and Shaquille Martina both had two wickets each.
The Leewards in their first turn at the crease was shattered Ramaal Lewis and Roshane Manning. Both Jamaican bowlers took three wickets each as to skittle the Leewards out for just 142, giving their team a lead of 162 runs.
Jeremiah Louis again was Leewards best player, battling hard for his 48. He spent all of 157 minutes at the crease, facing 145 deliveries, stroking three fours and two sixes. He was also the last man out. Opener, Keacy Carty, played well for 38.
Jamaica closed Day 2 on 18/0 in their second innings. The Jamaicans have an overall lead of 180 runs.
Jamaica 1st Innings
Odaine McCatty c Theron Bassue b Jeremiah Louis 9
Leroy Lug c Saeed Williams b Tristan Hanley 51
Tristan Coleman c Avier Christian b Shaquille Martina 98
Brandon King c Jeremiah Louis b Shavon Moore 50
Fabian Allen c Dymon Parris b Shavon Moore 8
Ramaal Lewis* lbw Shaquille Martina 9
Romario Morris+ Run Out Jeremiah Louis 19
Nicholas Walters Not Out 0
Christopher Powell lbw Jeremiah Louis 25
Roshane Manning lbw Jeremiah Louis 0
Total: 304/9 (100 Overs)
Extras: (6B, 8LB, 4NB, 9WD) 27
Leeward Islands 1st Innings Bowling: Shavon Moore 19-5-76-2, Jeremiah Louis 23-2-55-3, Avier Christian 4-0-21-0, Theron Bassue 9-3-27-0, Mrinal Wadwha 11-1-42-0, Shaquille Martina 15-7-24-2, Tristan Hanley 20-8-45-1
Leeward Islands 1st Innings
Ross Powell b Marquino Mindley 2
Keacy Carty c Brandon King b Fabian Allen 38
Shaquille Martina lbw Christopher Powell 2
Saeed Williams c Leroy Lug b Ramaal Lewis 13
Avier Christian c Ramaal Lewis b Roshane Manning 16
Jeremiah Louis lbw Roshane Manning 48
Theron Bassue c Brandon King Roshane Manning 1
Dymon Parris+ Run out C Powell 0
Tristan Hanley* b Ramaal Lewis 9
Shavon Moore c Fabian Allen b Ramaal Lewis 8
Mrinal Wadwha Not Out 0
Total: 142 All Out (80.3 Overs)
Extras: 2LB, 1NB, 2WD) 5
Jamaica 1st Innings Bowling: Marquino Mindley 6-2-7-1, Christopher Powell 9-5-13-1, Ramaal Lewis 21-3-49-3, Roshane Manning 20.3-7-29-3, Fabian Allen 22-10-39-1, Leroy Lug 2-1-3-0
Jamaica 2nd Innings
Ross Powell Not Out 10
Keacy Carty Not Out 6
Total: 18/0 (7 Overs)
Extras: (2NB) 2
Leeward Islands 2nd Innings Bowling: Marquino Mindley 3-1-6-0, Christopher Powell 3-2-10-0, Nicholas Walters 1-0-2-0
State of Match: Jamaica won 1st Innings Points
Toss: Leeward Islands won the toss and electd to field
AT CONAREE - Guyana v Windward Islands
Guyana declared overnight on 334/9 and that proved to be a good decision they went on to take first innings points against the Windwards. Without a run on the board, the Windwards lost talented batsman, Gidron Pope, who is yet to click in this tournament.
But fellow opener, Keone George and Tonius Simon put on 95 runs for the second wicket. George struck eight fours and a six in his knock of 71 as the Windwards looked to get back on course. But wickets kept tumbling around him after Simon went for 44.
The only other real resustances came from Roland Cato (36) and Gian Benjamin (39). The last five batsmen's scores added together came up to one, and that came from the number eleven, in Darius Martin. Shawn Pereira led Guyana's destruction with 5-43. The Windwards were bowled out for 235 as Guyana gained a lead of 99 runs.
Guyana closed Day 2, batting in their second innings, on 42/3, having an overall lead of 141 runs. Tagemarine Chanderpaul is not out on 28.
Guyana 1st Innings (334/9 Declared)
Windward Islands 1st Innings
Gidron Pope c Steven Sankar b Ricardo Adams 0
Keone George run out Vishaol Narayan 71
Tonius Simon st Akashay Homraj b Shawn Pereira 44
Taryck Gabriel lbw Steven Sankar 19
Roland Cato c Steven Sankar b Gudakesh Motie-Kanhai 36
Gian Benjamin+ Not Out 39
Denson Hoyte c Shimron Hetmyer b Shawn Pereira 0
Ray Jordan lbw Shawn Pereira 0
Larry Edward lbw Shawn Pereira 0
Sherman Lewis b Shawn Pereira 0
Darius Martin b Romario Shepherd 1
Total: 235 All Out (61.2 Overs)
Extras: (16B, 5LB, 3NB, 2WD) 26
Guyana 1st Innings Bowling: Romario Shepherd 8.2-3-26-1, Ricardo Adams 6-3-9-1, Gudakesh Motie-Kanhai 12-2-47-1, Vishoal Narayan 4-2-18-0, Shawn Pereira 15-2-43-5, Steven Sankar 16-2-73-1
Guyana 2nd Innings
Tagenarine Chanderpaul Not Out 28
Shimron Hetmyer run out (Simon-Pope) 0
Brian Sattur c (sub Dorman Edwards) Sherman Lewis 0
Kamesh Yadram c Taryck Gabriel b Larry Edward 3
Shawn Pereira Not Out 3
Total: 42/3 (23 Overs)
Extras: (7B, 1WD) 8
Windward Islands 2nd Innings Bowling: Sherman Lewis 4-2-13-1, Darius Martin 4-1-5-0, Taryck Gabriel 8-5-12-0, Larry Edward 7-4-5-1
State of Match: Guyana won 1st Innings Points
Toss: Windward Islands won the toss and elected to field
AT WARNER PARK - Barbados v T&T
Trinidad & Tobago edged Guyana in a thrilling contest for first innings points. Guyana started Day 2 in deep trouble on 58/6, still trailing T&T's first innings score by 100 runs. An even century from captain Jameel Stuart led the recovery for Barbados.
Stuart batted patiently for 120 balls, hitting seven fours and a six. Fast-bowler, Jerome Jones also fought down the order for Barbados, hitting 46 from 93 balls. But he couldn't quite get Barbados over the line. T&T bowled out the Bajans for 149, gaining a slim nine runs.
Bryan Charles was the pick of the T&T bowlers with 4-33. In their second turn at the crease, the Trinis, led by Jeremy Solozano batted much better than they did in the first. Solozano hit an unbeaten half century, including six fours and a six. T&T lost two wickets but Camillo Carimbocas is unbeaten on 40.
Both men have put on 59 runs for the third wicket so far. T&T have an overall lead of 68 runs heading into the third and final day.
Trinidad & Tobago 1st Innings (158)
Barbados 1st Innings
Dario Boyce lbw Justin Joseph 5
Lee Gaskin Run out (Brian Boodram) 19
Johnathan Drakes c Andy Gobin b Vikash Mohan 1
Aaron Jones c Andy Gobin b Vikash Mohan 0
Jameel Stuart* c Brian Christmas b Bryan Charles 50
Carlos Maynard c Brian Christmas b Jesse Bootan 4
Shamar Springer lbw Vikash Mohan 1
Jofra Archer b Bryan Charles 10
Jerome Jones b 46
Chad Williams lbw Jovan Ali 0
Neil Persaud Not Out 8
Total: 149 All Out (80.3 Overs)
Extras: (1B, 4LB) 5
Trinidad & Tobago 1st Innings Bowling: Tion Webster 7-2-15-0, Justin Joseph 9-2-24-1, Vikash Mohan 11-5-20-2, Jovan Ali 19-10-13-1, Bryan Charles 22.3-11-33-4, Jesse Bootan 12-4-35-1
Trinidad & Tobago 2nd Innings
Jeremy Solonzano Not Out 52
Andy Gobin c Carlos Maynard b Shamar Springer 7
Brian Boodram c Jofra Archer b Neil Persaud 16
Camillo Carimbocas Not Out 40
Total: 123/2 (57 Overs)
Extras: (1B, 2LB. 5WD) 8
Barbados 2nd Innings Bowling: Jerome Jones 3-1-17-0, Jofra Archer 12-6-13-0, Shamar Springer 10-3-14-1, Neil Persaud 15-3-33-1, Chad Williams 3-2-8-0, Aaron Jones 7-0-23-0, Jameel Stuart 7-4-12-0
State of Match: Trinidad & Tobago won 1st Innings Points
Toss: Trinidad & Tobago won the toss and elected to bat
Umpires: Venner & Phipps