East Bank thrash West Demerara by 104 runs

Guyana Times article.

Georgetown, Guyana - East Bank thrashed West Demerara by 104 runs in their second-round contest of the Demerara Cricket Board (DCB) Under-15 Inter-zone competition at the Everest Cricket Club ground on Thursday.

Batting first, East Bank compiled a solid 259 all out in 49.4 overs. Paul Thomas led the way with 70, which consisted of 11 boundaries. He got good support from Mark Ramsammy (47) and Sagar Hithiramani (35). There were 61 extras, which included 57 wides.

Bowling for West Demerara, Aftab Basdeo claimed 3-6 and Retesh Samaroo 2-43.

In reply, West Demerara managed only 144 in 48.2 overs. Ganesh Jailall topscored with 59, which included eight boundaries, while Aftab Basdeo and Daneshwar Kowlessar were the other batsmen to reach double figures with 14 each.

Among the wickets were Anthony Antonio and Bhojnarine Singh with 4-28 and 2-33 respectively.

First Published In The Guyana Times.

Fri, 03/14/2014 - 01:58