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Morris’ 184 puts Passage in finals

HAYDN GILL, haydngill@nationnews.com

Added 12 March 2018


Passage Juniors’ Joshua Morris hitting out during his unbeaten 184. (Picture by Kenmore Bynoe.)

Joshua Morris lit up the Barbados Cricket Supplies Under-13 Cricket Tournament with massive century that guided former champions Fusionz Boutique Passage Juniors into the final on Sunday.

In a commanding display, Morris blasted a boundary-studded unbeaten 184 off only 84 balls in helping Passage Juniors to a big victory by 178 runs over Wanderers in their semi-final at the Rubis Sports Club, Brighton.

Morris, a student of Coleridge & Parry, struck the ball to all parts of the ground, smashing 22 fours and seven sixes as Passage amassed a tournament high 353 for four in 35 overs.

Rashad Worrell weighed in with 51 off 28 balls and came back with the ball to grab three wickets in Wanderers’ response of 175 for eight.

The only real resistance for Wanderers came from Jaden Webster, who made an unbeaten 92 off 95 balls that included 13 fours.

Passage Juniors’ opponents in next Sunday’s final will be Empire who advanced with a five-wicket win over Co-Operators General Insurance St Catherine Barracudas at Bayfield.

Empire restricted the hosts to 100 in 34.1 overs and moved into their first final after achieving the target for the loss of five wickers in 31 overs. (HG)

Summarised scores:

At Rubis: Fusionz Boutique Passage Juniors 353-4 in 35 overs (Joshua Morris 184 n.o., Rashad Worrell 51, Dakio Worrell 26). Wanderers Juniors 175-8 in 35 overs (Jaden Webster 92 n.o., Isiah Folkes 15; Rashad Worrell 3-22). Passage Juniors won by 178 runs

At Bank Hall: Co-operators General Insurance St Catherine Barracudas 100 in 34.1 overs (Shamari Gittens 35 n.o., Preston Clarke 13; Dre Springer 2-8, Joel Wooding 2-15). Empire Juniors 101-5 in 31 overs (Nathan Sealy 46 n.o., Dave Lovell 12; Shamar Gittens 2-19). Empire Juniors won by five wickets.


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