Regional Schools Windball tourney – Upper Corentyne…Skeldon beat No. 59 Primary by 3 runs
Skeldon defeated No. 59 Primary School by three runs when the Upper Corentyne Zone of the End of School year Windball Cricket Champions trophy commenced recently at No. 71 ground.
Playing in the female category, Skeldon Primary batted first and managed 37-2 while No. 59 replied with 34-5.
Crabwood Creek went down to No. 56 by 10 wickets in their match up. Crabwood Creek scored 37-5 taking first strike. Davi Yutraj snared 4-2. No. 56 responded with 39-0. Anjalie Toolsie scored 19 and Balkumarie Boodhoo made 12.
Massiah Primary hammered Skeldon by 15 runs. Massiah posted 60-1, batting first. Chritranie Dharry stroked 18 and Dana Ramsaroop 15. Skeldon made 41-5 in reply. Martia Trim cracked 11 and Tiharr Frazer 10.
In the Male division, No. 56 beat No 59 by 10 runs. No. 56 rattled up 79-2 with Raj Reece scoring 24 and Nickey Reece 23. No. 59 Primary mustered 69-2 in reply. Samuel Sukhu made 20 and Kalyan Chintoman 11; Rameshwar Persaud claimed 2-3.
Defending champions Massiah got the better of No. 48 by 37 runs. Massiah posted 92-1, taking first strike. Eric Kissoon slammed 59 (2×4 5×6) and Herish Ramlakhan contributed 23. No. 48 Primary responded with 55-5. Weston Johnson made 15 and Tejram Davaram 11.
Skeldon lost to Crabwood Creek by five wickets. Skeldon took first strike and scored 49-0. Sharwani Chartnarine made 17 and Shaquel Norah 12. Crabwood Creek replied with 50-5.
New Market overcame No. 48 by three runs. No. 48 scored 59 without loss, batting first, New Market scored 62-2 in reply.