The opening round of the 2013 BCB Namilco/Bakewell T20 knockout cricket tournament got underway last Sunday with four matches.
In scores from the matches played:-
At Cumberland, Canje, Universal Solutions Bermine defeated Port Mourant Karibee Rice by 14 runs.
Former Berbice U19 all-rounder Kevin Ramdeen slammed a match-winning century to guide Young Warriors of Cumberland Canje to a 110-run win over Police in their final Zone F preliminary match of the 2013 New Building Society second division limited overs competition in Berbice
Ramdeen slammed 101 with seven fours and three sixes and together with 42 from the former Guyana all-rounder, Hubern Evans helped Warriors to 242 for 5 in 40 overs.
By Tony Cozier
From the era when cricket’s first superstar, W.G. Grace, could replace the bails after he had been clearly bowled, tell the umpire “it’s windy today, isn’t it?” while reminding him, at the same time, that the spectators had come to see him play and bat on, bowlers have griped that it’s a batsman’s game.
KOLKATA, India, CMC – Half-centuries from Chris Gayle and compatriot Marlon Samuels rounded off a reassuring performance from West Indies, as they drew their tour match against Uttar Pradesh (UP) here yesterday.
(BBC) Rohit Sharma became only the third man to score a double century in one-day international cricket, smashing 209 from 158 balls as India beat Australia by 57 runs to win the ODI series 3-2 yesterday.
(Reuters) – Ian Bell and Jonathan Trott warmed up for the Ashes series against Australia with fluent centuries before England collapsed on the final day of their drawn practice match against a Western Australia Chairman’s XI yesterday.
Star Party Rentals became the first corporate establishment to throw its support behind the Georgetown Football Association (GFA)/Banks Beer Cup, donating a undisclosed amount to the association at a simple handing over ceremony at the entity’s Campbellville location yesterday.
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, CMC- England Women defeated West Indies Women by seven wickets to take a one nil lead in their three match One Day International series (ODI) yesterday after their opening encounter on Tuesday was abandoned because of rain.
—DCC receive trophy for winning last year’s competition
The Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA) and the Hadi’s World Incorporated & City Mall yesterday launched their 2013/2014 First Division tournament, along with honoring the current winners of this year’s leg of the competition.
Queen’s College `A’ led by top player Shemar Britton easily defeated West Demerara in the U18 category as the Digicel-sponsored schools table tennis tournament commenced yesterday afternoon at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall.
KOLKATA, India, CMC- West Indies bowlers got a boost of confidence in unforgiving conditions before relative unknown Parvinder Singh crafted a stylish half-century to lead an Uttar Pradesh fight-back in their tour match yesterday.
WELLINGTON, (Reuters) – Swing bowler Kyle Mills will captain New Zealand for the first time on his country’s limited overs tour of Sri Lanka later this month after Kane Williamson was ruled out with a broken and dislocated thumb.