Inside the Region & WICB News
Date Published: 2019-03-29
Summary: Report, scores
Region & WICB News
Matthews shines as Barbados beat Jamaica by 9 wickets, Regional Women’s T20 Blaze, Round 2
Georgetown, Guyana, March 29 - (www.bcacricket.org) - Captain Hayley Matthews produced a fine all-round performance to propel Barbados to a nine-wicket win over Jamaica in the second round of the regional Women’s Twenty20 Blaze at the Guyana National Stadium.
Matthews took four for 25 with her off-breaks as Jamaica were bowled out for 95 in 17.2 overs after losing the toss.
Fast bowler Shanika Bruce, who caused the early problems, grabbed four for 16.
Matthews then scored 58 not out off 40 balls with eight fours and two sixes as Barbados triumphed in 11.3 overs.
Jamaica Women 95 all out (17.2 overs) (Rashada Williams 28 not out; Shanika Bruce 4-16, Hayley Matthews 4-25).
Barbados Women 96-1 (11.3 overs) (Hayley Matthews 58 not out - 40 balls, 8 fours, 2 sixes; Deandra Dottin 22 not out, Danielle Small 13).
Toss: Barbados Women.