Solozano hammers century as T&T win
BASSETERRE, St.Kitts - Jeremy Solonzano powered his way to an unbeaten century as Trinidad and Tobago demolished ICC Americas by 167 runs to keep title hopes alive in round five of the Regional under 19 50 overs tournament here Friday.
Solonzano took the bowling apart and was unbeaten on 139, hitting ten fours and seven sixes, as T and T amassed 269 for five in 50 overs at Molineaux.
Brandon Ramdial added 47 while Camillo Carimbocas chipped in with 20 to further consolidate T and T’s total.
ICC Americas were unable to build partnerships and maintain a competitive run rate in pursuit of a mammoth total.
Jesse Bootan, Justin Joseph and Bryan Charles shared seven wickets among them to cripple ICC Americas response as they were bowled out for 102 runs in 37.4 overs.
Bootan picked up three for 22, Charles two for 17 while Joseph had two for 16.
At Conaree, Tristan Coleman missed a century by four runs but setup a convincing 80 run win for Jamaica over Guyana.
Colemon struck an unbeaten 96, facing 95 balls and hitting six fours and four sixes, as Jamaica piled up 234 for six in 50 overs.
Jamaica’s innings was also built on contributions of 47 and 36 from Fabian Allen and Brandon King.
Guyana’s main wicket taker was Romario Shepherd two for 36.
Shimron Hetmyer and Tagenarine Chanderpaul provided some spark to the Guyana’s efforts to reach the target.
Hetmyer top scored with 46 and Chanderpaul 29 but with no other offerings of significance Guyana were all out for 154 in 48 overs.
Fabian Allen three for 18 and Ramaal Lewis three for 31 were the main destroyers.
Over at Verchilds, Barbados brushed aside Leeward Islands by four wickets.
Tristan Hanley top scored with 33 as the Leeward were bowled out for 137 in 46.4 overs.
Barbados reached their target losing six wickets thanks to a top score of 35 from Dario Boyce-Malcolm and 32 from Jafari Toppin. Courtesy CMC
Here are the summarized scores:
AT CONAREE - Guyana v Jamaica
Jamaica Innings: 234/6 (50 Overs)
Tristan Colemon 96*,, Fabian Allen 47, Brandon King 36
Guyana Bowling: Romario Shepherd 10-2-36-2
Guyana Innings: 154 All Out (48 Overs)
Shimron Hetmyer 46, Tagenarine Chanderpaul 29
Jamaica Bowling: Fabian Allen 9-1-18-3, Ramaal Lewis 10-1-31-3
Jamaica won by 80 runs (Toss: Jamaica)
AT EGSC MOLINEAUX - Trinidad & Tobago v ICC Americas
Trinidad & Tobago 269/5 (50 Overs)
Jeremy Solonzano 139*, Brandon Ramdial 47, Camillo Carimbocas 20
ICC Americas Bowling: Abraash Khan 9-0-48-2
ICC Americas Innings: 102 All Out (37.4 Overs)
Tre Manders 23
Trinidad & Tobago Bowling: Jesse Bootan 5.4-0-22-3, Justin Joseph 7-2-16-2, Bryan Charles 10-2-17-2
Trinidad & Tobago won by 167 runs (Toss: T&T)
AT PROGRESS PARK - Leeward Islands v Barbados
Leewards 137 All Out (46.4 Overs)
Tristan Hanley 33, Avier Christian 24
Barbados Bowling: Akeem Jordan 6-1-11-2, Neil Persaud 10-4-12-2
Barbados Innings: 138/6 (47.3 Overs)
Dario Boyce-Malcolm 35, Jafari Toppin 32
Leeward Islands Bowling: Jeremiah Louis 10-0-32-4
Barbados won by 4 wickets (Toss Leeward Islands)