Two more centuries highlight latest round Ramnaresh Sarwan UCCA 2nd-Division cricket
Mar 18, 2018 , https://www.kaieteurnewsonline...nd-division-cricket/
Two more centuries and some outstanding bowling performances were the highlights when four more matches were completed in the ongoing Ramnaresh Sarwan cricket tournament for teams in the Upper Corentyne, Black Bush area in Berbice.
Among the winners were No69 Vikings, No70 MYO, Crabwood Creek Bomb Squad and No69 Red Rose.
In results: No69 Vikings scored 251 to defeat Yakusari Horizon by 158 runs. Highlighting No69 Viking innings was a swashbuckling 106 from Neil Lallbeharry (13×4, 2×6), while F. Ramratan 27, C. Roopcand 24 and S. Rajram 23 supported.
Yakusari Horizon never rose to the occasion and were dismissed for 93 in 24 overs. Bowling for NO69 Vikings D. Brandit took 5-16.
In another game, despite a belligerent 105(6×4, 11×6) from Naipaul Iyana playing for Yakusari Caribs, they were whipped by nine wickets by No70 MYO.
The Caribs got timid and were bowled out for 173 despite Iyana’s display. He only got support from Randy Boorauth with 28. No70 MYO raced to 185-1 with Rafique Khan 85(6×4, 4×6), Amir Khan 61(5×4, 3×6) and Nsir Khan 27.
Crabwood Creek Bomb Squad blew away No70 ‘A’ Young Warriors by three wickets in a high scoring affair.
Young Warriors batted first and showed some fight in scoring 238 in 35 overs with extras leading the way with a whopping 62. Omesh Henry 37, R. Yakub 27, Ashook Persaud 26 and Naeem Yakub 25 contributed.
Bowling for Bomb Squad, Arif Hussein took 4 and Gobin Sookram 3 wickets. They in reply when after the score with all artillery blazing to reached 241-7 in 31.3 overs with Dwane Edwards 81(3×4, 7×6), T. Ramsarran 50(3×4, 5×6) and Tarren Shivamber 32.
No69 Red Rose defeated No77 Cricket Club by 116 runs. No69 Red Rose batted and made 196 with Y. Rampersaud 59(4×4, 5×6), Imran Khan 33, K. Chatanan 32 and J. Rudnauth 22.
Bowling for No77 W. Khan with 3 wickets was supported by V. Manne and R. Gomes with 2 wickets each.
They were then bundled out for 80 with W. Profit making 22. Bowling for No 69 Red Rose, Yadram Bhola led the way with 4-21and he was supported by Deodat Rampersaud and Deodat Seeram with 2 each.
The competition continues today with 12 more matches in the 24 team competition. (Samuel Whyte)