Barbados beat Guyana
CARLOS BRATHWAITE took four wickets and Ashley Nurse three as Barbados beat Guyana by 136 runs at the Guyana National Stadium today in the Regional 4-Day Tournament.
Barbados completed victory in three days, bouncing back from a humiliating first-round loss to the Windward Islands.
Guyana were chasing 230 for victory, but Brathwaite took four wickets for 34 runs, Nurse three for 39 and Sulieman Benn two for eight as Guyana were all out for 94 in the second innings.
Earlier, Barbados scored 186 in their second innings after taking a first innings lead of 44 runs. Devendra Bishoo took five for 71.
In round three, which starts on Friday at 3Ws Oval, Barbados will play Combined Campuses and Colleges while Guyana will host Windwards.
Summarised scores: Barbados 184 and 186 (R. Boucher 36, R. Chase 30, K. Stoute 28, S. Dowrich 23, S. Benn 20, J. Carter 19; Devendra Bishoo 5-71, V. Permaul 2-54). Guyana 140 and 94 (A. Bramble 21, V. Permaul 21, T. Chanderpaul 14, A. Fudadin 12; C. Brathwaite 4-34, A. Nurse 3-39, S. Benn 2-8). Barbados won by 136 runs. (SAT)