Gittens, Bourne impress in third Barbados Under-15 trial

Bridgetown, Barbados, April 19 – (www.barbadoscricket.org) – Shadontae Gittens hit the topscore of 42 for the Kemar Dixon X1 in a 27-run win against Gadson Bowens X1 in the third Barbados Under-15 trial match at Weymouth.

Batting at No. 4, Gittens faced 76 balls and struck two boundaries.

Opener Oliver Gooding made 37 and Dixon (27) in a total of 179 for six off 43 overs.

Pacer Raynaldo Bourne took two for 27 off six overs.

Bourne then showed his all-round ability with the topscore of 25 at No. 10, as Bowens X1 fell for 152 in 40 overs. Justin Parris contributed 21.

Akobi Crichlow-Byer took two for 12, Shai Thorne, two for 19, Jordan Graham, two for 23 and Jahidi Hinds, two for 29.

SCORECARD

KEMAR DIXON X1 INNINGS

Oliver Gooding c wk J. Reid b Bourne                    37   (115 balls, 1×4)

+Abayomi Wilson lbw b Bourne                                3   (5 balls)

*Kemar Dixon b Armstrong                                      27   (30 balls, 3×4)

Shadontae Gittens c Armstrong b L. Reid           42    (76 balls, 2×4)

Seth Smith b Parris                                                     6   (13 balls)

Jaidan Jordan not out                                             11    (17 balls, 1×4)

Raphael Lovell b Pollard                                            1   (4 balls)

Shai Thorne not out                                                    1   (2 balls)

Extras (b4, lb2, w41, nb4)                                         51

TOTAL (6 wks, 43 overs)                                          179

Fall of wickets: 1-11 (Wilson, 3.3 ov), 2-55 (Dixon, 14.3), 3-142 (Gittens, 36), 4-149 (Gooding, 37.3), 5-169 (Smith, 41.3), 6-172 (Lovell, 42.1).

Did not bat: Akobi Crichlow-Byer, R’jai Gittens, Javed Worrell, Jordan Graham, Jahidi Hinds, Treysean Dottin.

Bowling: Jakeem Pollard 7-0-36-1 (w10, nb3), Raynaldo Bourne 6-0-27-2 (w9), Darien Harewood 5-0-17-0 (w5), Jayden Chase 2-0-7-0 (w2) Justin Parris 10-0-37-1 (w4, nb1), Thomas Armstrong 7-1-15-1 (w4), Luc Reid 4-0-22-1 (w5), Azari Small 2-0-12-0.

GADSON BOWENS X1 INNINGS

Maccaira Haynes lbw b Hinds                                    2    (6 balls)

*Gadson Bowens c & b Gittens                                   2    (3 balls)

Damarko Wiggins lbw b Thorne                                 4    (15 balls)

Malique Aimey b Hinds                                                 9    (14 balls)

Jakeem Pollard c Dixon b Graham                           13   (8 balls, 2×4)

+Josh Reid lbw b Thorne                                              2    (6 balls)

Darien Harewood b Crichlow-Byer                            3   (23 balls)

Justin Parris run out (Gittens)                                     21   (65 balls, 2×4)

Shem Sargeant b Graham                                           7    (19 balls)

Raynaldo Bourne c unknown b Crichlow-Byer      25    (32 balls, 2×4)

Jayden Chase c Wilson b Lovell                                 8    (18 balls)

Thomas Armstrong not out                                          6     (24 balls)

Azari Small not out                                                        3    (9 balls)

Extras (b7, lb1, w37, nb2)                                              47

TOTAL (40 overs)                                                         152

Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Bowens, 0.5 ov), 2-8 (Haynes, 1.5), 3-26 (Aimey, 6), 4-34 (Wiggins, 6.4), 5-45 (Pollard, 8), 6-45 (Reid, 8.4), 7-58 (Harewood, 16.5), 8-75 (Sargeant, 23.1), 9-114 (Parris, 28.5), 10-137 (Chase, 34.1), 111-141 (Bourne, 35.5).

Bowling: R’jai Gittens 3-0-7-1 (w1), Jahidi Hinds 6-1-29-2 (w8), Shai Thorne 3-0-19-2 (w5, nb1), Jordan Graham 9-2-23-2 (w1), Akobi Crichlow-Byer 9-4-12-2, Treysean Dottin 2-0-22-0 (w16), Javed Worrell 5-0-23-0 (w3, nb1), Raphael Lovell 3-0-9-1 (w3).

Toss: Dixon X1.

Result: Dixon X1 won by 27 runs.

Umpires: J. Blades, S. Boyce.

Scorer: L. Prescod.