Four half-centuries in fourth Barbados Under-17 trial match

Bridgetown, Barbados, April 20 – (www.barbadoscricket.org) – There were four half-centuries in the fourth Barbados Under-17 trial match at Brighton.

Joshua Morris scored 78 not out and Zachary Carter (70) in a total of 252 for three off 50 overs by Micaiah Simmons X1.

Then Jayden Webster, with an unbeaten 86 and Riveira Cottle (59 not out) spurred Nathan Sealy X1 to a four-wicket win off 43.5 overs.

Webster faced 93 balls and struck 13 fours and two sixes, while Cottle hit eight fours and two sixes off 52 balls as they featured in a partnership of 119 in 18.2 overs.

Zion Brathwaite scored 41 and Edwin Currency-Barnett (25).

Left-arm spinner Michael Chandler took two for 21 off five overs.

Morris’ knock came off 86 deliveries and contained seven fours and three sixes and Carter also hit the same number of boundaries off 57 balls.

Morris and Shaquan Belle (42 not out) put on 124 off 24.1 overs.

Simmons scored 39, adding 113 off 22.3 overs with Carter for the first wicket.

Off-spinner Preston Clarke took two for 10 off six overs.

SCORECARD

MICAIAH SIMMONS X1 INNINGS

*Micaiah Simmons c Merritt b Clarke                          39    (83 balls, 6×4, 1×6)

Zachary Carter lbw b Clarke                                         70    (57 balls, 7×4, 3×6)

Nathan Forde c Baptiste b Merritt                                6    (13 balls, 1×4)

Joshua Morris not out                                                    78    (86 balls, 7×4, 3×6)

Shaquan Belle not out                                                   42    (61 balls, 5×4)

Extras (b2, lb4, w11)                                                         17

TOTAL (3 wks, 50 overs)                                                252

Fall of wickets: 1-113 (Carter, 22.3 ov), 2-122 (Simmons, 24.3), 3-128 (Forde, 25.5).

Did not bat: Michael Chandler, Joshua Dorne, Akeem McCollin, Kimoni Williams, Isaiah Folkes, Jatario Prescod, Raneico Smith, +Dakio Worrell, Rashad Worrell, Ethan Wood.

Bowling: Kyron King 5-0-23-0, Dre Springer 7-0-37-0 (w9), Jaden Merritt 5-0-43-1 (w1), Jaiden Lorde 7-3-30-0 (w1), Nathan Sealy 2-0-15-0, Preston Clarke 6-0-10-2, Zishan Motara 5-0-14-0, David Callender 6-0-20-0, Xaundre Baptiste 4-0-19-0, Zion Brathwaite 3-0-35-0.

NATHAN SEALY X1 INNINGS

Edwin Currency-Barnett c wk D. Worrell b Smith       25    (20 balls, 6×4)

Zion Brathwaite c wk D. Worrell b R. Worrell               41    (64 balls, 5×4)

Micah Greenidge c Wood b Chandler                          0    (3 balls)

+Jonathan Squires lbw b Belle                                       0    (8 balls)

*Nathan Sealy lbw b Chandler                                       6    (13 balls)

Jayden Webster not out                                                86    (93 balls, 13×4, 2×6)

Xaundre Baptiste lbw b Folkes                                        3    (11 balls)

Riveira Cottle not out                                                      59    (52 balls, 8×4, 2×6)

Extras (w32, nb1)                                                               33

TOTAL (6 wks, 43.5 overs)                                              253

Fall of wickets: 1-49 (Currency-Barnett, 7 ov), 2-55 (Greenidge, 8.2), 3-56 (Squires, 9.5), 4-68 (Sealy, 12.5), 5-129 (Brathwaite, 23.2), 6-134 (Baptiste, 25.3).

Did not bat: David Callender, Kyron King, Jaiden Lorde, Jaden Merritt, Zishan Motara.

Bowling: Raneico Smith 5-0-34-1 (w4), Jatario Prescod 5-0-34-0 (w6), Shaquan Belle 5.5-0-29-1 (w5), Michael Chandler 5-0-21-2 (w1, nb1), Rashad Worrell 5-0-35-1 (w7), Kobe Williams 8-1-41-0 (w3), Isaiah Folkes 6-1-15-1, Ethan Wood 2-0-27-0, Joshua Dorne 1-0-6-0 (w6), Micaiah Simmons 1-0-11-0.

Toss: Sealy X1.

Result: Sealy X1 won by four wickets.

Umpires: L. Millington, E. Phyne-Holder.

Scorer: J. Crick.