Half centuries for Campbell, Bramble in Windies 'B' 77-run win

By September 06, 2018
John Campbell top scored for the Windies B side with 90. John Campbell top scored for the Windies B side with 90.

John Campbell scored and Anthony Bramble scored half-centuries as the Windies B defeated Canada B by 77 runs in the Canada Cricket Summerfest competition on Wednesday.

Batting first in the match played at the South-West Ground, Maple Leaf Cricket Club in King City, Ontario, the Windies B scored 286 all out in 48.2 overs.

Campbell led all scored with 90 and received solid support from Anthony Bramble whose contribution of 83 help spur the Windies to their match-winning total. Derval Green scored a timely 34 for the Windies B side.

Canada B’s Cecil Perez took 3 for 43 from the nine overs he bowled.

In reply, Navneet Dhaliwal was the only batsman to score a half-century, an even 50, but his side needed more than the unbeaten 35 scored by Nikhil Dutta and 30 from Nitish Kumar.

Saad bin Zafar scored 28, Dilon Heyliger 21 and Rizwan Cheema 20 but they were unable to keep Sherman Lewis or Justin Greaves at bay as both captured seven wickets between them to hand the Windies B victory.

Lewis ended with match figures of 4 for 34 from 8.4 overs while Greaves returned figures of 3 for 37 from eight overs.

The second and final 50-over game is set for the Maple Leaf CC on Friday, September 7, 2018.

 

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