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CRICKET: Jamaica Franchise hunting successive wins

Published:Friday | December 5, 2014 | 12:32 AM

KINGSTON, Jamaica:

The Jamaica Franchise is seeking back-to-back victories in the WICB Professional Four-Day Cricket League, which resumes today with the fourth round of matches.




The Jamaicans, who are second in the points standings, are hosting bottom-place Leeward Islands Hurricanes at Sabina Park.



Jamaica Franchise is without fast bowler, Sheldon Cottrell, who played a crucial role in the third round victory against Trinidad and Tobago Red Force.



Cottrell is scheduled to depart today to join the West Indies team in South Africa.



The Leeward Islands Hurricanes have recalled St. Maarten leg spinner, Colin Hamer, for the game.



Also included in the Leeward Islands Hurricane squad are: Steve Liburd from St. Kitts and Rakheem Cornwall from Antigua and Barbuda.



In the remaining games, fourth-place T&T Red Force hosts leaders Guyana Jaguars at Queen’s Park Oval and second-from-the-bottom Windward Islands Volcanoes will entertain third-place Barbados Pride at the Arnos Vale Sports Complex.



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