Dewar, Hodge star as UWI Blackbirds crush St. Philip Sharks by 84 runs in Inter-Parish T20 competition
Barbados Cricket Association article.
Bridgetown, Barbados - Leg-spinner Akeem Dewar and all-rounder Kavem Hodge both starred with bat and ball as UWI Blackbirds defeated St. Philip Sharks by 84 runs in Match 6 of the 2013 UWI CO Williams Inter-Parish Twenty20 tournament at 3Ws Oval last Friday night.
Dewar, a Jamaican, who plays for Combined Campuses & Colleges in the WICB first-class championship, made 79 not out off only 42 balls with five sixes and two fours in a Blackbirds total of 197 for four off 20 overs.
He then returned to snatch four for seven off four overs as St. Philip Sharks were bowled out for 113 in 20 overs.
Hodge also enjoyed a fine match. The Dominican scored 52 not out off 30 balls with three fours and three sixes and took four for 28 off four overs.
The pair featured in an unbroken partnership of 124 off 65 balls, smashing six sixes and four boundaries.
UWI Blackbirds 197-4 (20 overs) (Akeem Dewar 79 not out - 42 balls, 5 sixes, 2 fours; Kavem Hodge 52 not out - 30 balls - 3 fours, 3 sixes; Simon Naitram 35 - 20 balls, 5 fours, 1 six; Anthony Alleyne 13; Jerome Stuart 3-24).
St. Philip Sharks 113 all out (20 overs) (Renaldo Brathwaite 44 - 34 balls, 3 sixes, 1 four; Jofra Archer 27 not out, Tremaine Harris 10; Akeem Dewar 4-7, Kavem Hodge 4-28).
Toss: St. Philip Sharks.
Umpires: Paul Sivers, Ryan Willoughby.
Duckworth-Lewis Manager: Stephen Proverbs.
Scorer: Lee-Ann Johnson.
UWI Blackbirds - Anthony T. Alleyne, Kristopher Ramsaran, Raymon Reifer, Floyd Reifer, Simon Naitram, Antonio B. Alleyne, Marques Clarke, Kavem Hodge, Kevin McClean, Akeem Dewar, Kesrick Williams.
St. Philip Sharks - Kenroy Williams, Renaldo Brathwaite, Tremaine Harris, Jofra Archer, Jerome Stuart, Joshua Drakes, Devon Goodman, Marlon Franklyn, Neil Browne, Jason Greene, Steven Katwaroo.
MATCH 7 - Monday, November 25
St. Andrew Rhythm v St. Thomas Warriors - 7 p.m.