Centuries for Brathwaite, McCaskie, CWI 4-day Championship, Round 6, Day 1, Close

Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, April 10 – (www.barbadoscricket.org) – Barbados Pride captain Kraigg Brathwaite and fellow opener Zachary McCaskie struck centuries against Leeward Islands Hurricanes on the first day of the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Round 6 first-class match at Queen’s Park Oval today.

McCaskie made 101 off 148 balls with nine fours and two sixes in a first-wicket partnership of 171. It was his maiden hundred at this level.

Brathwaite was unbeaten on 117 off 275 balls including 13 boundaries – his 32nd first-class century – as Barbados closed on 248 for three off 90 overs after winning the toss.

Summarised scores:

Barbados 1st Innings 248-3 (90 overs)

Batting: Kraigg Brathwaite 117 – 275 balls, 13 fours; Kevin Wickham 4.

Out: Zachary McCaskie 101 – 148 balls, 12 fours, 2 sixes; Raymon Reifer 3, Jonathan Drakes 22.

Bowling: Jeremiah Louis 8-1-22-0, Colin Archibald 14-4-34-0, Rahkeem Cornwall 22-2-70-2, Justin Greaves 13-6-32-1, Hayden Walsh 11-1-34-0, Daniel Doram 18-3-45-0, Kieran Powell 2-0-6-0, Keacy Carty 2-0-6-0.

Toss: Barbados.

SCORECARD

BARBADOS 1st Innings

*Kraigg Brathwaite not out                             117    (275 balls, 13×4)

Zachary McCaskie b Greaves                         101    (148 balls, 12×4, 2×6)

Raymon Reifer c Powell b Cornwall                 3   (31 balls)

Jonathan Drakes c Carty b Cornwall             22    (66 balls, 2×4)

Kevin Wickhma not out                                     4    (20 balls)

Extras (lb1)                                                           1

TOTAL (3 wks, 90 overs)                               248

To bat: Roston Chase, +Demetrius Richards, Shaquille Cumberbatch, Jomel Warrican, Javed Leacock, Jair McAllister.

Fall of wickets: 1-171 (McCaskie, 50.1 ov), 2-182 (Reifer, 61.3 ov), 3-236 (Drakes, 83.6 ov).

Bowling: Jeremiah Louis 8-1-22-0, Colin Archibald 14-4-34-0, Rahkeem Cornwall 22-2-70-2, Justin Greaves 13-6-32-1, Hayden Walsh 11-1-34-0, Daniel Doram 18-3-45-0, Kieran Powell 2-0-6-0, Keacy Carty 2-0-6-0.

Leeward Islands – *Rahkeem Cornwall, Kieran Powell, Mikyle Louis, Keacy Carty, Justin Greaves, +Jahmar Hamilton, Jewel Andrew, Haydn Walsh, Jeremiah Louis, Daniel Doram, Colin Archibald.

Toss: Barbados.

Firs-class debut: Demetrius Richards, Javed Leacock.

Umpires: Deighton Butler, Patrick Gustard. Reserve Umpire: Kellman Kowlessar.

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TEA

Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, April 10 – (www.barbadoscricket.org) – Summarised scores of play at tea on the first day of the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Round 6 first-class match between Leeward Islands Hurricanes and Barbados Pride at Queen’s Park Oval today:

Barbados 1st Innings 177-1 (59 overs)

Batting: Kraigg Brathwaite 73 – 179 balls, 9 fours; Raymon Reifer 3.

Out: Zachary McCaskie 101 – 148 balls, 12 fours, 2 sixes).

Bowling: Jeremiah Louis 8-1-22-0, Colin Archibald 8-2-25-0, Rahkeem Cornwall 16-1-59-0, Justin Greaves 13-6-32-1, Hayden Walsh 4-0-10-0, Daniel Doram 9-1-28-0, Kieran Powell 1-0-1-0.

Toss: Barbados.

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LUNCH

Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, April 10 – (www.barbadoscricket.org) – Summarised scores of play at lunch on the first day of the Cricket West Indies (CWI) Round 6 first-class match between Leeward Islands Hurricanes and Barbados Pride at Queen’s Park Oval today:

Barbados 1st Innings 92-0 (30 overs)

Batting: Kraigg Brathwaite 40, Zachary McCaskie 52 – 85 balls, 7 fours).

Bowling: Jeremiah Louis 5-1-9-0, Colin Archibald 4-2-5-0, Rahkeem Cornwall 7-0-32-0, Justin Greaves 7-1-30-0, Hayden Walsh 4-0-10-0, Daniel Doram 3-0-6-0.

Toss: Barbados.