Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Stafanie Taylor's half-century not enough as Barbados thrash Jamaica

Hayley Matthews receive the Player of the Match award for leading Barbados to an easy victory over Jamaica in Round 3 of the Women's Super50 in Guyana on March 21, 2019.

Hayley Matthews receive the Player of the Match award for leading Barbados to an easy victory over Jamaica in Round 3 of the Women's Super50 in Guyana on March 21, 2019.

Jamaica suffered their first defeat of the Colonial Medical Insurance Women's Super50 Cup in Guyana on Thursday as Barbados thrashed them by eight wickets in Round 3.

Hayley Matthews was once again the big hitter for Barbados, smashing an unbeaten 108 to help her team chase a reasonable 214 posted by Jamaica.

Stafanie Taylor once again led with the bat for Jamaica, scoring 80 as she took her team past 200.

SCORES IN THE MATCH: Jamaica 214/7 off 50 overs; Barbados 219/2 (Matthews 108, Kycia Knight 59*, Deandra Dottin 23*)

In the other matches, host Guyana notched their first win, defeating the Leeward Islands by 131 runs, while Trinidad and Tobago held off a late surge by the Windward Islands to win by 51 runs at Everest.

Veteran Stacy-Ann King led the Trinidad and Tobago batting with a timely 79 not out to help her team post 257/5 from their 50 overs.

 

 

GCC- Barbados win by 8 wickets over Jamaica

BAR 219/2 (35.3)

Matthews 108, Kycia Knight 59*, Dottin 23*

Nation 1/54

JAM 214/7 (50)

Taylor 80, Nation 31

Bruce 2/32, Connell 2/34, Matthews 2/36

Hayley Matthews was Player of the Match

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