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Scorpions hit top form

Published:Friday | January 27, 2017 | 1:00 AM
Jerome Taylor ... five for 40.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC):

The Jamaica Scorpions defeated Guyana Jaguars by 41 runs, in the day/night sixth game of the Regional Super50 at Kensington Oval yesterday.

Led by half-centuries from Chadwick Walton (82) and Devon Thomas 56, not out, the Scorpions got up to 249 for eight off their allotted 50 overs. Jermaine also got among the runs with 52.

Steven Jacobs took two for 27 for the Jaguars while Leslie Reifer bagged two for 41.

Jerome Taylor, five for 40, and fellow fastman Reynard Leveridge, three for 38, destroyed the Jaguars' innings. Veteran batsman Shiv Chanderpaul slammed 101, but he got little support and the Jaguars were dismissed for 208 off 44 overs. Anthony Bramble made 29 and Raymon Reifer 25.