Barbados bat first after Windwards win the toss

Windward Islands won the toss and decided to bowl first against Barbados in Match 8 of the West Indies Board’s Caribbean T20 Tournament at Kensington Oval on Sunday night. The Windwards brought in allrounder Craig Emmanuel to replace Donwell Hector from the team which lost to Guyana in the opening match on Friday. The Bajans made two changes from the team which won the cliffhanger against Combined Campuses & Colleges on Friday night. Jason Haynes and Javon Searles came in to replace Kirk Edwards, who is ill, and Kevin Stoute.

Windwards – Darren Sammy (captain), Devon Smith, AndreFletcher, Rawl Lewis, Liam Sebastien, Johnson Charles, Craig Emmanuel, Gairy Mathurin, Nelon Pascal, Shane Shillingford, Deighton Butler; 12th man: Donwell Hector

Barbados – Ryan Hinds (captain), Alcindo Holder, Jason Hinds, Sulieman Benn, Jonathan Carter, Javon Searles, Kemar Roach, Carlo Morris, Dale Richards, Ashley Nurse, Dwayne Smith; 12th man: Larry Babb

Umpires: Norman Malcolm, Peter Nero
Television umpire: Goaland Greaves
Fourth official: Vincent Bullen
Match referee: Carlyle Carter