Head Office defeated Brewery by seven wickets when the Banks DIH Limited Inter-Department cricket competition continued Monday at the Banks DIH Limited, Thirst Park ground.
Taking first strike in front of a small crowd, Brewery battled to 78-5 from their allotted 10 overs. The Brewery batting lineup struggled to post a decent total as Alfred Mohamed secured the event’s first hat-trick with 3-10.
Paul Ramcharitar supported with 1-22. Batting for Brewery, Mark Barker top scored with 25 runs while Musisma King added 21. In reply, Head Office romped to 81-3 in 5.5 overs with Wazim Yussuf stroking an unbeaten 50 from a mere 20 deliveries. His knock was highlighted by 5x6s and 2x4s. The next best scorer with 17 runs (2x6s, 1×4) was Jai Odan.
Bowling for Brewery, Barker picked up 1-27.
The competition continues today at the same venue with, Sales Department battling Water Plant. The two finalists will receive a trophy and medals.