The 13th match of the CWI Women’s T20 Blaze, a regional tournament in the West Indies, organized under the able aegis of Cricket West Indies (CWI) will be played on June 14 between the Leeward Islands and Jamaica at the Providence Stadium in Guyana.
Preview: Match 13: Leeward Islands v Jamaica Women
Leeward Islands: Shawnisha Hector (Captain), Saneldo Willett, Terez Parker, Tyynetta McKoy, Amanda Edwards, Jenisen Richards, Melicia Clarke, Rozel Liburd, Davanna Claxton, Arsheena Freeman, Tonya Martin, Sidella Bellot, Tiffany Thorpe, Rosalie Dolabaille
Jamaica: Stafanie Taylor (Captain), Rashada Williams, Tameka Sandford, Natasha McLean, Jodian Morgan, Vanessa Watts, Keneshia Ferron, Neisha-Ann Waisome, Chinelle Henry, Jerona Walcott, Corrine Howell, Chedean Nation, Jody-Ann Brown, Celina Whyte
Players to watch
The left-handed middle order batter of Leeward Islands was the only player to score in double digits in the last game against Guyana. The southpaw registered an unbeaten 11 off 12 balls, including a couple of boundaries.
This right arm off spinner from Leeward Islands was the most successful bowler in her last match against Guyana. She bagged 2-25 in four overs. She controlled the innings well in the middle phase.
The right-handed middle order batter from Jamaica led the run chase as she top scored with 26 runs off 28 balls. She hit four boundaries in her innings and had the best strike rate in the team in her last outing against Barbados.
The right arm off spinner from Jamaica was the pick of the bowlers as she scalped 2-27 in four overs against Barbados in her last match. She bowled well in the middle overs and did not let the opposition-run away with the game.
This will be the last day of the tournament. Yesterday, the venue hosted three matches. Teams batting first won all the matches. The average first innings score was 113 and the average second innings score was 79. The wicket has undergone a lot of wear and tear. Expect the spinners to come in. Batting could be a bit difficult.
The weather is expected to see a morning shower; otherwise some sun, then turning cloudy. The average temperature will be around 30 degrees Celsius. As per the forecast, there is 70 percent chance of rain and 75 percent cloud cover. The wind will blow from the northeast.
Fantasy Playing XI
Rashada Williams, Terez Parker, Chedean Nation, Jodian Morgan, Rosalie Dolabaille, Chinelle Henry, Stafanie Taylor, Amanda Edwards, Rozel Liburd, Corrine Howell, Neisha-Ann Winsome
Date: June 14, 2022
Time: 7.30 PM IST
Venue: Providence Stadium, Providence, Guyana
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