West Indies Championship Produce Intrigue

All three matches in the West Indies Championship produced intrigue following play on Friday.

Front-runners Guyana Jaguars – led by Clinton Pestano and fellow pacer Romario Shepherd – gained a slim first-innings lead on Leeward Islands Hurricanes and were batting to extend their overall advantage at the Guyana National Stadium on the second day of fifth-round matches.

At the same time – Opener Chadwick Walton struck his fifth first-class hundred to lead Jamaica Scorpions’ best batting performance for the season and put them within reach of a first innings lead against Windward Islands Volcanoes at the Grenada National Cricket Stadium.

And, a destructive spell from Jamaican fast-medium bowler Marquino Mindley had Barbados Pride scenting victory over Trinidad & Tobago Red Force at the Brian Lara Cricket Academy.

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