Dominica loses opening match of WICB tournament

Dominican team lost its first match in the WICB tournament
Dominican team lost its first match in the WICB tournament

Dominica suffered a  heavy defeat in their opening match of the West Indies women’s 50 overs cricket tournament which is being played in Dominica.

In the Zone A match which was played between Dominica and Barbados at the Windsor Park Sports Stadium on Thursday, Dominica batted first and scored 52 all out in 20.2 overs.

For Barbados, Shamilia Cornell took 6 wickets for 31 runs. Barbados then reached 54 for 2 wickets in 7.2 overs, winning by eight wickets.

Haley Matthew top scored with 36 not out for Barbados.

In the other matches in zone A, Trinidad beat Grenada by 6 wickets. Scores: Grenada 37 all out, Trinidad 38 for 4 wickets.

In zone B, St Lucia scored 58 all out, St. Vincent won by five wickets after scoring 59 for 5 wickets; Guyana 90 in 18 overs, Jamaica 81 all out with

Guyana winning by 4 runs on the D/R/S.

Barbados won by eight wickets
Barbados won by eight wickets

The following matches are scheduled for Saturday. 

Zone a    Dominica   vs. Grenada – Botanical Garden

Trinidad vs. Barbados – Grandbay

Zone B    Guyana vs. St Vincent – Windsor Park

Jamaica vs.   St Lucia- Portsmouth


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  1. ian
    August 9, 2014

    Hale up to the Dominican Women team, let me just encourage you ladies to be more patient when occupying the crease. Please apply patience, and discipline when batting. you don’t have to try hitting every ball for fours and sixes, ones and twos adds up. Finally, why is it that you ladies try hitting across the line? I believe the coach have lamented that you play each ball on its merit.
    I’m watch all the way from London, England on my PC. I wil not give up on your potential and the talent I believe we have. But as the coach said, ” don’t play the name or country but instead concentrate on your talent.” Play hard and positive my fellow Dominican cricketers. all the best.

  2. Kalinago
    August 8, 2014

    How comes a match was not skedaddled for kalinago territory?

  3. Righteous
    August 8, 2014

    Keep pushing ladies. Stay the course and beat Grenada!

    One Love Dominicans!!!!

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