Thursday, February 22, 2018

Red Force cruise past Hampshire*

OUT: The bails go flying as Hampshire opener Calvin Dickinson, left, is stumped by Red Force skipper Denesh Ramdin off Khary Pierre’s bowling for 21 during yesterday’s match at Windward Cricket Club in Barbados. —Photo: CWI Media/Randy Brooks


SPINNERS Sunil Narine, Khary Pierre and Imran Khan combined to bowl Trinidad and Tobago Red Force to their second successive win in the Regional Super50 tournament, a comfortable 75-run victory over English County side Hampshire in yesterday’s Group A match at the Windwards Ground in Barbados.
Off-spinner Narine, who picked up five wickets in the Red Force’s nine-wicket win over Combined Campuses and Colleges on Thursday, returned with three wickets for 22 runs from ten overs, while left-arm spinner Pierre grabbed three for 43 and leg-spinner Khan finished with two or 48 as Hampshire were dismissed for 208, replying to T&T’s total of 283 for eight which was set up by half-centuries from Evin Lewis and Jason Mohammed.

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