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Bajans win to keep up pressure

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Barbados crushed hapless Leeward Islands by an innings and 49 runs inside three days here Sunday, to leave themselves with a slim chance of winning the WICB President’s Trophy.
Starting the day needing to accumulate as many points as possible, Barbados steamrolled the Leewards for 183 all out just before lunch, to walk away with 17 points from the Regional Four-Day encounter at the Vivian Richards Cricket Ground.
The victory took them to 82 points, ahead of leaders Trinidad and Tobago who started with 72 points and are playing Guyana in Georgetown.

Summarised scores:
LEEWARD ISLANDS 94 (Devon Thomas 30; Ashley Nurse 4-24) and 183 (Devon Thomas 60, Kieran Powell 31, Jahmar Hamilton 29; Fidel Edwards 4-24, Ashley Nurse 3-94, Sulieman Benn 2-52) vs BARBADOS 326 (Kraigg Brathwaite 92, Omar Phillips 79, Jonathan Carter 39, Shai Hope 29; Anthony Martin 5-78, Jacques Taylor 2-42)
–Barbados won by an innnings & 49 runs

JAMAICA 182 (Carlton Baugh 57, Jerome Taylor 39; Raymon Reifer 3-24, Akeem Dewar 2-24, Jomel Warrican 2-42, Ryan Austin 2-70) and 215 (Carlton Baugh 78, Jermaine Blackwood 48, John Campbell 38; Akeem Dewar 4-74, Raymon Reifer 2-32, Ryan Austin 2-50) vs COMBINED CAMPUSES & COLLEGES 161 (Kevin McClean 36, Shacaya Thomas 33, Kyle Corbin 22; Nikita Miller 5-31, Jerome Taylor 3-40) and 155-5 (Chadwick Walton 47, Kyle Corbin 31, Raymon Reifer 30; Jerome Taylor 2-36)
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