RESULT
10th Match (N), Coolidge, July 21, 2006, Stanford 20/20
(5.5/20 ov, T:75) 75/1

Jamaica won by 9 wickets (with 85 balls remaining)

Player Of The Match
5/10
jerome-taylor
JAM
Full commentary

Absolutely devastating and that must be the team to beat in this tournament

A win by 9 wickets and 85 balls to spare, one can only feel very sorry for Bermuda coming up against a team like this hungry for winning

5.5
1lb
Borden to Gayle, 1 leg bye

sweeps, misses, hits the pad, rolls away to the leg side and Samuels calls him through for the winning run

5.4
6
Borden to Gayle, SIX runs

the biggest of the three, that has gone miles, must get voyager miles for that

Jamaica not hanging around and going to finish this off quickly

5.3
6
Borden to Gayle, SIX runs

follows it with another, and now the crowd are going mad

5.2
6
Borden to Gayle, SIX runs

uses the feet, lofted a few rows into the crowd at deep wide midwicket

5.1
4
Borden to Gayle, FOUR runs

sweeps well with the fine leg up in the ring, take that

end of over 59 runs
JAM: 52/1CRR: 10.40 RRR: 1.53
Marlon Samuels25 (12)
Chris Gayle18 (17)
Dwayne Leverock 1-0-9-0

50 comes up in 5 overs

23 runs more needed

4.6
4
Leverock to Samuels, FOUR runs

lofted straight, flies away to long-on, one bounce into the hoardings

4.5
4
Leverock to Samuels, FOUR runs

plays slightly across the line, whips that to forward square leg

4.4
Leverock to Samuels, no run

forward defence, checked the shot, was winding up to go over the top

4.3
1
Leverock to Gayle, 1 run

on the back foot, forces firmly just wide of mid-off who gets around

4.2
Leverock to Gayle, no run

outside off, back, chops to gully

4.1
Leverock to Gayle, no run

left alone outside the off

end of over 413 runs
JAM: 43/1CRR: 10.75 RRR: 2.00
Marlon Samuels17 (9)
Chris Gayle17 (14)
George O'Brien 2-0-25-1

The huge figure of Dwayne Leverock gets the ball

3.6
O'Brien to Samuels, no run

another slower ball, looking to the on side, plays to early and takes it on the pad down the leg side

3.5
O'Brien to Samuels, no run

slower ball, has to check the drive, in the air, just short of Pitcher who has dropped Samuels the first ball he faced

3.4
O'Brien to Samuels, no run

mistimed off drive, forcing, drags it to mid-on

3.3
4
O'Brien to Samuels, FOUR runs

dug in short, bang on the pull, fetch that one, one bounce to deep midwicket

buglar is now in his element

3.2
6
O'Brien to Samuels, SIX runs

take that, straight lofted on drive for 6

3.1
2
O'Brien to Samuels, 2 runs

lofted to long leg, fine leg gets round to cut off

Can not be too many crowds around the world who love to watch cricket like these West Indies do

3.1
1w
O'Brien to Samuels, 1 wide

leg side wide

end of over 316 runs
JAM: 30/1CRR: 10.00 RRR: 2.64
Chris Gayle17 (14)
Marlon Samuels5 (3)
Saleem Mukuddem 2-0-18-0

Crowd are on the edges of their seats now, applauding and shouts of joy for every shot

2.6
4
Mukuddem to Gayle, FOUR runs

straight drive, CLASSIC

2.5
Mukuddem to Gayle, no run

standing tall outside the off he punches firmly to mid-off