Guyana end round robin stage with win over B/dos

—West Indies openers Chanderpaul and Hetmyer slam tons

By Delvon Mc Ewan


Propelled by centuries from West Indies Under-19 players Tagenarine Chanderpaul and Shimron Hetmyer, Guyana finished unbeaten in the round robin stage of the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) Regional U-19 one day tournament after a comprehensive victory over Barbados yesterday at the National Stadium.

Hetmyer and Chanderpaul stroked 123 and an unbeaten 103 respectively to set a huge total of 298-5 off 50 overs for their team. The Guyana team, who will face the Windward Islands tomorrow in the final, then returned to bowl out the Bajans for 254 in 50 overs.

The two left-handed batsmen, Hetmyer and Chanderpaul, shared in an opening stand of 176 that came in 29.4 overs before the more attacking of the two, …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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