Barbados beat Jamaica by 4 wickets, CWI Under-15, Round 4

St. John’s, Antigua, April 1 – (www.barbadoscricket.org) – Barbados defeated Jamaica by four wickets to record their third consecutive win in the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Rising Stars Under-15 Championship at Coolidge today.

Chasing 169 to win in 50 overs, Barbados triumphed with 7.5 overs remaining in the fourth round match.

They were spurred by a sixth-wicket partnership of 93 off 170 balls between left-handers Kemar Dixon and Rajeev Parsooram.

Dixon hit the top-score of 43 not out off 97 balls with four boundaries, while Parsooram made 40 0ff 74 balls including three fours.

Summarised scores:

Jamaica 168-9 (50 overs) (R. Salmon 48, D. Smith 22, R. Lyttleton 17, A. Lloyd 16, W. Plummer 11; Ramiro Stoute 3-33, Jayden Chase 3-36, Antwan McCombie 2-25).

Barbados 169-6 (42.1 overs) (42.1 overs) (Kemar Dixon 43 not out, Rajeev Parsooram 40, Kelani Clarke 30, Justin Parris 26; A. Lloyd 2-21, W. Plummer 2-27).