Kaieteur News – By Sean Devers

On a cold Friday night at DCC, a good size and vocal crowd produced an atmosphere of fun and frolic as DCC defeated Blairmount Blazers by six runs in a T20 game organised by the Guyana Floodlights Softball Cricket Association (GFSCA) in collaboration with DCC.

Summary

  • By Sean Devers On a cold Friday night at DCC, a good size and vocal crowd produced an atmosphere of fun and frolic as DCC defeated Blairmount Blazers by six runs in a T20 game organised by the Guyana Floodlights Softball Cricket Association (GFSCA) in collaboration with DCC.
  • DCC opted to bat on a slow track with preparation moisture and led by a cultured 42 with five fours and a six from Windies U-19 batsman and Man-of-the-match Raymond Perez and an unbeaten 45 with four fours and two sixes by former National youth leg-spinner Steven Sankar, the host reached 152-8 from 20 overs.
  • Leg-spinner Kevon Jawahir (3-35), Parmanand Ramdhan (2-41) and Suresh Dhanai (2-22) were the main wicket takers for Blairmount Blazers who finished on 146-9.
  • Sankar clobbered Ramdhan for two sixes and two fours before lofting Waqar Hassan out of the small ground to lift DCC past 150.
  • Jawahir stroked Bookie for four to post the 100, while Singh deposited him for back-to-back sixes in an over which cost 18 runs But once Jawahir fell at 114-5 and Singh was LBW at 128-6 Blairmount Blazers did not have the fire power to get the required runs in last three overs.


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