Roberts Gas Station T20 – East Bank E’bo Lallaram slams century as High Park trounce Hydronie
A well crafted century by Nandram Lallaram guided High Park to a 78 run victory over Hydronie when the Roberts Gas Station round-robin Twenty20 competition continued last Sunday at East Bank Essequibo.
Playing at Parika, High Park rattled up 214-6 in 20 overs, batting first. Lallaram stroked eleven fours and two sixes in his 101 and got support from Gibran Mohamed 57 (3×4 4×6). Davenand Persaud claimed 2-20 for Hydronie who replied with 136-9 in 20 overs. Ashmead Bacchus scored 48 (7×4) and Arif Khan 17.
At Tuschen (09:30hrs) – High Park defeated Tuschen A by 94 runs. High Park took first strike and posted 149 all out in 20 overs; Gibran Mohamed and Lallaram scored 34 each. Vinod Kissoon snared 3-21, Ravindra Rooplall 2-14 and Ravindra Singh 2-17. Tuschen A were skittled for 55 in 10.3 overs in response. Dhaniram Champalall grabbed 3-3, Inshan Mohamed 3-18, Nazeer Mohamed 2-0 and Alim Mohamed 2-3.
At Parika (13:30 hrs) – Vergenoegen got the better of Hydronie by 18 runs. Vergenoegen scored 141-4 in 20 overs after taking first turn at the crease. Sheldon Alexander was their leading batsman with 47 (7×4 2×6) and Norman Bristol supported with 46 (3×4 4×6); Devindra Persaud and Beesham Singh had 2 wickets each. Hydronie were bowled out for 123 in 15.5 overs in response. Bristol returned to take 3-34 and Alexander 2-14.
At Tuschen (13:30hrs) – Parika Salem trounced Tuschen B by 8 wickets. The host was dismissed for 63 in 15.1 overs, batting first. Javed Shafeek top scored with 23 (3×4 1×6) as Sase Narine bagged 4-8 and Hemchand Persaud 4-15. Kevon Boodie then led the visitors to victory with a top score of 30 while Ryan Hercules made 14; Parika ended on 67-2 in 6 overs.
At Vergenoegen – the host beat Philadelphia by 7 runs. Vergenoegen took first strike and made 121 all out in 17 overs. Deon Graham led the batting with 29 (2×4) while Paul Ramnarine captured 3-12, Kishan Jaipaul 2-13 and Fazal Goberdhan 2-21. Philadelphia managed 114-5 in 17 overs in reply. Michael Goberdhan slammed 39 (1×4 1×6), Rajpaul Boodhoo scored 32 (2×4 1×6); Norman Bristol took 2-21.
The competition continues on Sunday with the final round games. The feature match will be played between Parika Salem and High Park at Parika, the winner will be crowned champions.