Barbados v T&T, Regional Four Day final, 2nd day May 10, 2013

Brathwaite, Cummins drive Barbados

ESPNcricinfo staff

Trinidad and Tobago 110 and 140 for 4 (Simmons 111*, Ramdin 13*, Cummins 3-41) trail Barbados 369 (Brathwaite 122, Edwards 48) by 129 runs

Barbados strengthened their position in the Regional Four Day Competition final against Trinidad and Tobago. Opener Kraigg Brathwaite anchored their response to T&T's 110 with a century of his own, helping Barbados gain a 269-run lead in the first innings. He made 122, , was involved in a 74-run stand with Jonathan Carter, and the tail chipped in to help Barbados reach 369. For T&T Marlon Richards took 4 for 55.

In T&T's second innings, opener Lendl Simmons dominated the Barbados bowling, racing to an unbeaten 111 at stumps, in just 24 overs. While his presence will give T&T hope, they are in some trouble being four down. Seamer Miguel Cummins, who bagged five wickets in the first innings, grabbed three more. T&T were 140 for 4 at the close on the second day, still 129 behind.

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  • dummy4fb on May 11, 2013, 20:31 GMT

    Congrats Barbados its about time you got back in the titles time to work on a proper T20 team now thats not heavily reliant on Dwayne smith.

  • dummy4fb on May 11, 2013, 19:35 GMT

    pathetic display of batting by the trinidad batsmen,it's nice barbados won but once again the overall cricket was poor ,nothing to brag about.Time for all teams to move on and improve their game ,and that will lift the standard of pla next season ....if the cricketers themselves stop trying to fete after every match that is .....

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