Offspinner Shane Shillingford’s 7 for 34 in the fourth innings sealed a seesaw contest for Windward Islands as they beat Combined Campuses and Colleges by 22 runs in Grenada. Needing 132 to win, CCC crashed to their lowest total in this year’s competition. Shillingford, who had overall match figures of 10 for 81, was Man of the Match.
CCC elected to field and their bowlers justified the decision as they bowled Windward Islands out for 149. Kevin McLean and Ryan Austin took three wickets each in an innings where Lindon James’ 52 saved the batting side from an embarrassment. In reply, CCC had a chance to take a big lead, but Windwards’ bowlers took the last four wickets for 17 runs to limit their deficit to 60 runs.
In their second innings, Windward Islands were in early trouble but a gritty 87 from Andre Fletcher pushed the score to 191, which was enough in the end for their bowlers to defend…