Brathwaite's century helps West Indies U19s to victory
Wed, Dec 16, 2009 3:04 PM
Kraigg Brathwaite smashed a century to help West Indies U19s to victory by 71 runs (Duckworth Lewis method) over Canada in a rain-affected match played in St. Kitts on Monday.
Batting first, West Indies amassed a total of 231-4 in 44 overs with major contributions from Brathwaite and Andre Creary, who scored a quick fire half-century. Canada replied with 74-4 before rain affected the day's play and West Indies were adjudged winners.
Canada skipper Rustam Bhatti scored an unbeaten 22 while Hiral Patel picked up 2-24 and scored 23 runs for his side.