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Jamaica's Blackwood hits superb 204 in TCL Group Under-19 tourney

Jamaican Jermaine Blackwood made a superb 204 as his side made 380 against Guyana on the second day of the second round of matches in the West Indies Cricket Board’s TCL Group Under-19 three-day challenge tournament in St Lucia.

The 18-year-old right-hander, who started the day on 100 not out, faced 291 balls and hit 14 boundaries and six sixes at the Gros Islet Playing Field on Tuesday to pilot his side to the highest score of the tournament so far.

Sammy says: Windwards time to shine in Caribbean T20

Windward Islands captain Darren Sammy is confident of his side’s chances when they take to the field in the upcoming West Indies Cricket Board’s Caribbean T20 Tournament. Speaking after the 14-man squad was unveiled, the 26-year-old allrounder said: “I have a feeling this is the Windwards time!”

Dominica secure Windwards title with win over St Lucia

Dominica are the winners of the inaugural Windward Islands T20 Tournament after a hard-fought victory over St Lucia in the final round of matches on Sunday. Playing at Arnos Vale in St Vincent, the Dominicans made 135-7 off their 20 overs and then limited the St Lucians to 112-7 off their 20 overs to win by 23 runs.

Off-spinner Liam Sebastien was the star player for Dominica with 4-28, while fellow off-spinner Shane Shillingford took 2-27. In the Dominica innings opener Tyrone Theophile topscored with 52, while Sebastien was excellent at the death with 24 not out.

Scores: TCL Group Under-19 three-day challenge (Series 2, close of day 1)

Summarised scores at the close of play in the first day of the second round of matches in the West Indies Cricket Board’s TCL Group Under-19 three-day challenge tournament in St Lucia, on Monday:

At Beausejour Cricket Stadium: Barbados 290-5 (Roston Chase 135, Clint St.Hill 46, Kyle Mayers 44; Wasim Mintus 2-30) vs Leeward Islands.

At Gros Islet Playing Field: Jamaica 256-6 (Jermaine Blackwood 100 not out, Donovan Nelson 46 not out, John Campbell 34, Pete Salmon 26; Anthony Adams 3-77) vs Guyana.

Scoreboards: TCL Group Under-19 three-day challenge (Series 1, day 3)

Full scoreboards from the third and final day of the first round of matches in the West Indies Cricket Board’s TCL Group Challenge three-day tournament on Saturday:

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