Regional Super50 festival begins January 30

first_imgST JOHN’S – Cricket West Indies revealed last Thursday the schedule of matches for the Regional Super50 Festival which opens on January 30 and will be contested in Barbados and Antigua.The six CWI franchises and Combined Campuses & Colleges Marooners will be joined by English county sides Hampshire and Kent, as well as ICC Associate side, United States, for the #RS50 which concludes with the Grand Final on February 24 under the lights at the Coolidge Cricket Ground in Antigua.The ten teams have been divided into two groups with reigning champions Barbados Pride, along with Trinidad & Tobago Red Force, Marooners, Windward Islands Volcanoes and Hampshire forming Group “A” to be contest in Barbados, and last season’s runners-up Jamaica Scorpions together with Leeward Islands Hurricanes, Guyana Jaguars, United States and Kent in Group “B” to be played in Antigua.Each team will play against every other team in their group twice with the top two qualifying for the semi-finals, also to be staged under the lights at the CCG.Two matches will be played every other day at match venues in the two host territories: In Barbados, Three W’s Oval and Windward Cricket Ground will stage all the daytime matches and Kensington Oval will host all day/night matches; and in Antigua, the Vivian Richards Cricket Ground will stage all the daytime matches and the CCG all day/night matches.SCHEDULE OF MATCHESGROUP “A”(IN BARBADOS)Barbados Pride, Trinidad & Tobago Red Force, Combined Campuses & Colleges Marooners,Windward Islands Volcanoes, Hampshire• Matches starting at 9 amMatch Day 1 Tuesday, January 30 Volcanoes vs Marooners Three Ws OvalMatch Day 2 Thursday, February 1 Pride vs Hampshire Three Ws OvalMatch Day 3 Saturday, February 3 Red Force vs Hampshire WindwardMatch Day 4 Monday, February 5 Red Force vs Volcanoes Three Ws OvalMatch Day 5 Wed, February 7 Pride vs Marooners WindwardMatch Day 6 Friday, February 9 Red Force vs Hampshire Three Ws OvalMatch Day 7 Sunday, February 11 Volcanoes vs Marooners Three Ws OvalMatch Day 8 Tuesday, February 13 Pride vs Hampshire WindwardMatch Day 9 Thursday, February 15 Red Force vs Volcanoes WindwardMatch Day 10 Saturday, February 17 Hampshire vs Volcanoes Three Ws Oval• Matches starting at 2 pmMatch Day 1 Tuesday, January 30 Pride vs Red Force Kensington OvalMatch Day 2 Thursday, February 1 Marooners vs Red Force Kensington OvalMatch Day 3 Saturday, February 3 Pride vs Volcanoes Kensington OvalMatch Day 4 Monday, February 5 Marooners vs Hampshire Kensington OvalMatch Day 5 Wed, February 7 Hampshire vs Volcanoes Kensington OvalMatch Day 6 Friday, February 9 Pride vs Volcanoes Kensington OvalMatch Day 7 Sunday, February 11 Pride vs Red Force Kensington OvalMatch Day 8 Tuesday, February 13 Marooners vs Red Force Kensington OvalMatch Day 9 Thursday, February 15 Marooners vs Hampshire Kensington OvalMatch Day 10 Saturday, February 17 Pride vs Marooners Kensington OvalGROUP “B”(IN ANTIGUA)Jamaica Scorpions, Leeward Islands Hurricanes, Guyana Jaguars, United States, Kent• Matches starting at 9 amMatch Day 1 Wed, January 31 Jaguars vs Kent VRCGMatch Day 2 Friday, February 2 United States vs Jaguars VRCGMatch Day 3 Sunday, February 4 Kent vs Scorpions VRCGMatch Day 4 Tuesday, February 6 Hurricanes vs Kent VRCGMatch Day 5 Thursday, February 8 Kent vs United States VRCGMatch Day 6 Saturday, February 10 Hurricanes vs United States VRCGMatch Day 7 Monday, February 12 United States vs Jaguars VRCGMatch Day 8 Wed, February 14 Scorpions vs Kent VRCGMatch Day 9 Friday, February 16 Kent vs United States VRCGMatch Day 10 Sunday, February 18 Scorpions vs United States VRCG• Matches starting at 2 pmMatch Day 1 Wed, January 31 Hurricanes vs United States CoolidgeMatch Day 2 Friday, February 2 Hurricanes vs Scorpions CoolidgeMatch Day 3 Sunday, February 4 Hurricanes vs Jaguars CoolidgeMatch Day 4 Tuesday, February 6 Scorpions vs United States CoolidgeMatch Day 5 Thursday, February 8 Scorpions vs Jaguars CoolidgeMatch Day 6 Saturday, February 10 Jaguars vs Kent CoolidgeMatch Day 7 Monday, February 12 Hurricanes vs Scorpions CoolidgeMatch Day 8 Wed, February 14 Hurricanes vs Jaguars CoolidgeMatch Day 9 Friday, February 16 Scorpions vs Jaguars CoolidgeMatch Day 10 Sunday, February 18 Hurricanes vs Kent CoolidgeSemi-final 1 Wed, February 21 Winner Zone “A” vs Runner-up Zone “B” CoolidgeSemi-final 2 Thursday, February 22 Winner Zone “B” vs Runner-up Zone “A” CoolidgeGrand Final Saturday, February 24 Winner Semifinal 1 vs Winner Semifinal 2 CoolidgeGrand Final Sunday, February 25 (Reserve Day) Coolidgelast_img