Nicholas Pooran, the limited-overs captain of the West Indies cricket team, is wreaking havoc in the GC Insurance Super 50 Cup these days.
He played brilliant stormy innings against Barbados while playing for Trinidad and Tobago. Thanks to his fiery innings, Trinidad and Tobago registered a resounding victory over Barbados.
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In the match played between Trinidad and Tobago and Barbados, Nicholas Pooran played a stormy inning of 111 runs in 82 balls.
Pooran hit five fours and eight sixes in his 111. It was instrumental in getting the Red Force to 312-6, the highest score in the competition this season. At the same time, Nicholas Pooran was seen struggling to score runs with the bat throughout the World Cup.
Trinidad and Tobago, batting first, set a target of 312 runs in front of Barbados. Meanwhile, Aamir Jangu, Dwayne Bravo played half-century innings.
Chasing 313 for victory, Barbados were restricted to 302-8 despite an incredibly valiant 130 not out from 79 balls by Roshon Primus, his highest List A score.
The Pride were in early trouble at 13-2 in the fourth over after Shannon Gabriel had Zachary McCaskie caught at slip for one before returning to bowl Kyle Hope for four.
The Pride slipped into further trouble at 45-3 when Sunil Narine had Shai Hope caught behind for 24.
Johnathan Carter and Nicholas Kirton got Barbados back on track with a 63-run partnership that got them to 108 when Shannon Gabriel picked up his third wicket, having Carter caught at deep backward point by Jason Mohammed for 45.
Fourteen balls and 10 runs later, he was caught by Narine off the bowling of Yanick Cariah for 35 leaving Barbados sinking fast at 118-5, still 195 runs behind.
When Shamar Springer was trapped lbw by Imran Khan for five, all seemed lost for Barbados, who at this point were 146-6.
However, Roshon Primus and Akeem Jordan were not ready to give up. Together they put together a run-a-ball 93 runs for the seventh wicket.
But Barbados team could only manage 302 runs at the loss of 8 wickets. Roshan Primus scored 130 runs for Barbados.
Shannon Gabriel was the best of the Red Force bowlers finishing with 4-43.
111 off 82! Belligerent @nicholas_47 ruffles Barbados
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