Jamaica trounce T&T to win Super50
ST.GEORGE’S, Grenada - Jamaica trounced Trinidad and Tobago by seven wickets to win the West Indies Women Super 50 competition which climaxed on Wednesday at the Tanteen playing field in St.George’s.
Stefanie Taylor grabbed three wickets to knock the wind out of the Trinidad innings after they won the toss and decided to take first knock in a lopsided affair.
Taylor finished with leading figures of three for 13 and engineered a batting collapse as the losing finalist crumbled for 83 runs in 38 overs.
Only two batsmen got into double figures -Stacy Ann King caught and bowled Shanel Daley for 15 and captain Merissa Aguilleira 17.
Taylor’s efforts to contain their opponents were supported by Shanel Daley who picked up two wickets for 9 runs.
Solid innings from Natasha McLean and Chinelle Henry steered Jamaica to their victory target in 21.1 overs.
Henry cracked six fours before she was bowled for 31 while McLean, who hit three fours, was not out on 22.
Jamaica was the only team to have played unbeaten throughout the tournament.
Taylor, who scored ten runs in addition to her three wicket haul, was adjudged player- of- the- match.
The West Indies Women T20 tournament bowls off on Friday at venues across Grenada.
Trinidad & Tobago
Amanda Samaroo run out (T Sanford) 9
Kirbyina Alexander b K Cohen 9
Britney Cooper b C Nation 6
Stacy Ann King c & b S Daley 15
Merissa Aguilleira*+ c J Morgan b S Taylor 17
Shenelle Lord c R Outar b S Daley 0
Lee Ann Kirby LBW S Taylor 6
Anisa Mohammed run out (T Sanford) 2
Alisa Mohammed c N McLean b V Watts 7
Gaitri Seetahal c C Nation b S Taylor 5
Stephanie Ramcharan not out 1
Total: 83 All Out (38 Overs)
Extras: (1B, 2LB, 3WD) 6
Fall of Wickets: 1-18, 2-21, 3-27, 4-61, 5-61, 6-61, 7-69, 8-70, 9-80, 10-83
Jamaica Bowling: Karla Cohen 7-0-20-1, Chedean Nation 7-1-18-1, Vanessa Watts 8-1-17-1, Shanel Daley 7-3-9-2, Stafanie Taylor 7-3-13-3, Roshana Outar 2-1-3-0
Natasha McLean not out 22
Jodi-Ann Morgan run out (B Cooper) 13
Stafanie Taylor* c & b Anisa Mohammed 10
Chinelle Henry b G Seetahal 31
Chedean Nation not out 0
Total: 86/3 (21.1 Overs)
Extras: (1LB, 9WD) 10
Fall of Wickets: 1-31, 2-45, 3-82
Trinidad & Tobago Bowling: Kirbyina Alexander 1-0-8-0, Britney Cooper 1-0-11-0, Stacy Ann King 3-0-7-0, Stephanie Ramcharan 4-1-15-0, Anisa Mohammed 6-1-11-1, Alisa Mohammed 3-0-21-0, Gaitri Seetahal 2-1-6-1, Amanda Samaroo 1.1-0-6-0
Result: Jamaica won the Regional Women's Super50 by 7 wickets
Toss: Trinidad & Tobago won the toss and elected to bat
Umpires: R Willoughby & R Davis
Match Referee: M Jones