1st Semi-Final (N), Coolidge, Feb 22 2008, Stanford 20/20
(20 ov, target 121)
Trinidad & T won by 5 runs
Player Of The Match
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Trinidad edge out Barbados in thriller

Trinidad & Tobago's Dave Mohammed, the left-arm spinner, held his nerve in the final over to help his side clinch a thrilling five-run win over Barbados in the first Stanford 20/20 semi-final

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Scorecard summary
Trinidad & Tobago120(19.1 overs)
Barbados115/6(20 overs)
end of over 208 runs • 1 wicket
BDOS: 115/6CRR: 5.75 
Sulieman Benn3 (2)
Alcindo Holder11 (14)
Dave Mohammed4-0-22-2

Trinidad & Tobago win by five runs and move on to the final. That is it from the Stanford Cricket Ground here in Antigua for the moment. Please do join us tomorrow for the 2nd semi-final, the defending champions Guyana taking on Jamaica.

Mohammed to Benn, 1 run
on the off, comes down and looks to go over long-off but ends up running the ball down the ground to mid-off area
Mohammed to Benn, 2 runs
oh charges down and hammers it away straight to the long-on fielder who fumbles and drops the catch.

Benn is the new batsman now.. 9 to win off 2 balls

Mohammed to Bishop, OUT
pitches outside the off stump, Bishops comes down the track looking for a big shot but misses it completely, Ramdin does the rest of the work behind the stumps
DR Bishop st †Ramdin b Mohammed 15 (8b 2x4 0x6) SR: 187.50
Mohammed to Bishop, no run
out side the off, looks to sweep and misses it
Mohammed to Bishop, FOUR runs
outside the off, comes down the track and hammers it over extra cover, a diving effort at the ropes but doesn't stop that boundary
Mohammed to Holder, 1 run
charges down the track and drives it down to wide of long-off
end of over 1912 runs
BDOS: 107/5CRR: 5.63 • RRR: 14.00
Derrick Bishop11 (5)
Alcindo Holder10 (13)
Sherwin Ganga4-1-18-2

good running between the wickets there

14 runs off 6 balls now needed.. can they do this...

Mohamed to bowl the last over..

lot of talking going by the bowler and the fielders now...

here we go...

S Ganga to Bishop, 2 runs
out side the off and plays it to the off for a couple,
S Ganga to Bishop, 2 runs
short and pulls it in the air to the leg side, gets off the top edge and straight to Dillon who drops a simple catch at mid wicket area
S Ganga to Holder, 1 run
on the legs, kneels down and slaps it down to mid on region for a quick single
S Ganga to Bishop, 1 run
short and pulls it in the air but safely lands short of the mid wicket fielder
S Ganga to Bishop, FOUR runs
short again on the legs, looks to sweep but gets the top edge and the ball races down to the fence, good diving effort
S Ganga to Bishop, 2 runs
short and pulls it down to mid wicket, bit of a fumble at the ropes and the batsmen cross over for a couple
end of over 182 runs • 1 wicket
BDOS: 95/5CRR: 5.27 • RRR: 13.00
Alcindo Holder9 (12)
Derrick Bishop0 (0)
Dave Mohammed3-0-14-1

26 runs off 12 deliveries now needed..

Mohammed to Holder, no run
on the middle and leg, looks to pull but doesnt get connected

Pressure building up here for the barbados team

Mohammed to Holder, no run
Mohammed to Browne, OUT
Out side the off again, Browne again comes down looking to pull but gets the top edge and a easy catch to Simmons at backward of point
PA Browne c Simmons b Mohammed 55 (56b 7x4 0x6) SR: 98.21
Mohammed to Holder, 1 run
this time manages to cut but straight to point
Mohammed to Holder, no run
looks to cut and misses it
Mohammed to Browne, 1 run
out side the off, Browne comes down the pitch and looks to smash it but doesnt get hold of it, the ball runs down to long off
Match details
Coolidge Cricket Ground, Antigua
TossTrinidad & Tobago , elected to bat first
SeriesStanford 20/20 for 20
Player Of The Match
Patrick Browne
Series resultTrinidad & Tobago advanced
Hours of play (local time)19.15 start, First Session 19.15-20.30, Interval 20.30-20.45, Second Session 20.45-22.00
Match days22 February 2008 - night match (20-over match)
Twenty20 debut
Kenroy Williams
Goaland Greaves
Norman Malcolm
TV Umpire
Alvin James-Knight
Reserve Umpire
Myron James
Match Referee
Austin Richards