GCA\Banks Malta U-13 tourney…Singh, Mohan, Sharma star as GYO overcome DCC; wins for TSC & Everest
Kaieteur News article.
Georgetown, Guyana - Anil Singh, Chandra Mohan and Vijay Sharma bowled impressively guiding Gandhi Youth Organisation (GYO) to victory over Demerara Cricket Club (DCC) by 66 runs when play in the Georgetown Cricket Association (GCA)/Banks Malta Supreme Under-13 25-overs competition continued yesterday.
Transport Sports Club and Everest Cricket Club also chalked victories in their respective matches.
At GYO, DCC won the toss and decided to bat on a two paced track. They were pegged back by purposeful bowling by the host and suffered 13 dismissals in scoring 324 off their allotted 25 overs which reduced them to 194.
Ashmead Nedd top scored with 12 while Alphuis Bookie 11 and Osapha Green 10 were the only other batsmen that made it into double figures; extras contributed a healthy 50. Singh effected 3 dismissals for 6 runs while Sharma claimed 2-9 and Mohan 2-11.
Although none of the home team’s batsmen reached double figures they applied themselves well and only lost 2 wickets in scoring 280 in 25 overs in reply, ending on 260; Extras led with 61.
At Muslim Youth Organisation ground, Transport Sports Club (TSC) got the better of Malteenoes Sports Club (MSC) by 62 runs. TSC posted 335 for 7 off 25 overs with Adrian Hinds scoring 16 and Mark Baptiste 11. They finished on 265; Yannick Ramesh claimed 2-10.