Better Hope again defeat Ogle

Guyana Times article.

Georgetown, Guyana - Better Hope stunned Ogle once more as the East Coast Cricket Board’s 40-over competition continued last weekend.

This time, Better Hope ‘B’ took the challenge to Ogle in a rain-affected match played at Ogle.

Winning the toss and electing to bat, Ogle posted a challenging  149 off  28.5 overs of their  allotted 30 overs .  Batting for Ogle, Khemraj Dindial made an unbeaten half century to place Ogle in a commanding position.

Excellent bowling by Better Hope troubled Ogle early in the match. Ogle lost two wickets in the first two overs, but managed to recover. Bowling for Better Hope, Kevin Kowlessar picked up 2 for 11 and Roy Persaud 2 for 15.

At the start of Better Hope’s innings, Ogle managed to make early inroads into the  batting line- up giving them a glimmer of victory, but excellent batting  by Bharat Samaroo and Sunil Seeraj took Better Hopeto victory.

 Better Hope completed their run chase in 24 overs for the loss of five wickets.

Batting for Better Hope, Bharat Samaroo scored an even half century, while Sunil Seeraj supported with a knock of 44.

Bowling for Ogle, Khemraj Dindial returned with the ball to capture 3 for 15.

First Published In The Guyana Times.

Thu, 04/03/2014 - 04:25