The Damarko Wiggins XI rolled over Raphael Lovell XI by 118 runs as trial matches to select the Barbados team for the CWI Rising Stars Regional Under-15 tournament got under way on Saturday.
Playing at Rubis Sports Club, captain Damaro Wiggins led from the front with 69 off 72 balls as they reached 236 for nine off the allotted 50 overs. His knock included 11 fours and one six and Seth Smith added 40 off 59 balls.
In response, the Raphael Lovell XI was bowled out for 118 in 27.1 overs. Reynaldo Bourne took three wickets for 13 runs.
At Foursquare Oval, the Gadson Bowens XI won by five wickets over Shem Sargeant XI, which scored 171 for eight off their 50 overs.
Barbados are the defending champions in the CWI Rising Stars Regional Under-15 tournament. Four squads comprising just over 50 players have been assembled, from which the national side will be chosen.
At Rubis Sports Club, Brighton: Damarko Wiggins XI 236-9 in 50 overs (Damarko Wiggins 69 – 72 balls, 11 fours, 1 six; Seth Smith 40 – 59 balls, 5 fours; Javion Batson 20, Azari Small 19, Reynaldo Bourne 13; Raphael Lovell 3-42, Maique Aimey 2-39, Rajeev Parsoraam 2-41). Raphael Lovell XI 118 in 27.1 overs (Jovani Lovell 24, Nathan Osbourne 15; Reynaldo Bourne 3-13, Ian Boyce 2-9). Damarko Wiggins XI won by 118 runs.
At Foursquare Oval: Shem Sargeant XI 171-8 in 50 overs (R’Jai Gittens 48 not out – 39 balls, 4 fours, 1 six; Shem Sargeant 22, Joshua Babb 20, Zaire Carter 14, Jordan Graham 12; Antoine Darlington 2-8, Treysean Dottin 2-21). Gadson Bowens XI 172-5 in 44.5 overs (Jahidi Hinds 33 not out, Shai Thorne 32, Antoine Darlington 25, Thomas Armstrong 20, Amar Sawh 16).Gadson Bowens X1 won by five wickets. (EZS)