Kaieteur News – East Bank make strong reply to Essequibo
West Demerara defeated West Berbice by 29 runs in the final session of the second day when the third round of the Cricket Guyana Inc., Jaguars three-day Franchise League concluded yesterday at Tuschen.
- East Bank make strong reply to EssequiboWest Demerara defeated West Berbice by 29 runs in the final session of the second day when the third round of the Cricket Guyana Inc., Jaguars three-day Franchise League concluded yesterday at Tuschen.
- Gudakesh MotieResuming on their overnight score of 57 without lost with Ronaldo Renee and Akshaya Persaud on 35 and nine respectively, West Demerara lost them both in quick succession without adding to their total; Renee was caught off Stephen Harris, while Persaud was taken off Derrick McCalmon.
- Motie continued to pose problems for the batsmen with his consistency and control and apart from Chanderpaul who remained unbeaten on 26 from 170 balls, only Keshram Seyhodan (16) reached double figures as West Demerara were bowled out for 126 in the second session.
- Karim timed the ball well as he took boundaries off Seyhodan, Looknauth and Malcolm Hubbard, while Harris punched Shepherd to the cover boundary.
- However, Karim was bowled by Persaud for 31 after hitting five boundaries before McCalmon (00) was run out leaving Harris, who surprisingly batted down the order, unbeaten on 14; West Berbice were bowled out in the final session for 101 in 35 overs.