Better Hope beat Bath Settlement 56 runs in friendly match

Guyana Times article.

Georgetown, Guyana - Better Hope defeated hosts Bath Settlement by 56 runs on Wednesday in a friendly match on a tailor-made for batting.

Better Hope got off to an excellent start from their openers and eventually reached a commanding 215 all out in 33.4 overs of their allotted 35 overs. R. Rohoman topscored with 43, while Suresh Budhu, 31, C. Rampersaud, 25, and M. Azimullah, 23, were the other principal contributors.

Bowling for Bath Settlement, T. Surajbali picked up 4 for 35.

In reply, Bath Settlement could only muster 159 in 29.5 overs. A. Dennis topscored with 53, while A. Seekaran contributed 45.

Bowling for Better Hope, Ravi Singh picked up 5 for 18, R. Rohoman, 2 for 38, and Suresh Budhu, 2 for 33.

First Published In The Guyana Times.

Thu, 10/17/2013 - 05:02