Ramkaran’s century guides Renown to victory
Trinidad & Tobago Newsday article.
PORT OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD - An unbeaten knock of 106 from Kevin Ramkaran handed Renown Sports Club an emphatic 99-run win over Rochard Road over the weekend, as the 2013 Barrackpore Sports Association Twenty20 hard-ball competition continued in Carat Hill.
Batting first, Renown powered to an almost unattainable target of 206 for the loss of just one wicket. Ramkaran led the charge while Vinod Siew slammed 66 and Rikson Maniram also chipped in with his unbeaten 22.
Rochard Road in reply never seemed to settle and quickly whittled away for 107, due to an impressive spell of three wickets for 30 from Roger Seenath. Shane Sudama was their top scorer with 37.
In other matches, Karran Sports were also steered to a convincing 150-run victory over X-Men Sports Club. They were led by an unbeaten century from Tony Ramdass. Karran Sports batted first and piled on 193 for two with Ramdass top scoring and Miguel Bernard remaining on 29 not out.
In their turn at the crease, X-Men SC were dismantled for just 43. Narenlal Seenath did most of the damage bagging four for 10 runs.
Additionally, Unknown romped to a seven-wicket win over Rockhouse United. The former batted first and got to 138 for five. Krishna Maharaj led the charge with his knock of 75 while S Jaikaran snatched two for 18.
However, consistent knocks from D Samuel (55) and A Buckredan (38) carried Unknown to a victorious 140 for three.
SOUTHERN SALES 100/4 - Denesh Sookram 36, Paul Gabriel 22 bt ROCHARD ROAD 96 - C. Dipchand 34 no, Shivan Ragoonanan 3/18, Dinesh Sookram 4/18
OROPOUCHE SOUTH 169 - Desmond Mohammed 53, Adrian Mohammed 28, David Hosein 44 bt UNMANAGED XI 43 - K. Boodram 2/29, Lomas Balchan 2/17
UNKNOWN SC 140/3 - A. Buckredan 38, D. Samuel 55 bt ROCKHOUSE UNITED 138/ 5 - Krishna Maharaj 75, S. Jaikaran 2/18
LOWER BARRACKPORE ANGELS 124/5 - Alim Mohammed 43, Dillon Mohammed 32, Dillon Motilal 2/22, Ramesh Bridgelal 2/20 bt SANDHILL 86 - Gary Nandlal 29
ALL APACHES SC 165/4 - Azarudeen Mohammed 75, Vikash Rampersad 24, N. Smith 29no, Roger Doon 2/20 bt BORDE NARVE /INVERNESS S.C. 94 - Howard Soogrim 29no, Vikash Rampersad 3/22, N. Harrilal 2/13
STX.SC 100/7 - Terry Singh 25, C. O’brian 23, Loon Madhoo 2/2 bt TBIRDS 99 - David Sultan 22, Evin Lewis 4/20, Stefon Hajaree 2/4
ABEL CONSTRUCTION CO 76/2 bt ROCKHOUSE 75/8 (15) - Lutchmipersad Durbal 18, Syed Mohammed 3/12
UNKNOWN SC 119/5 - Gregory Mahabir 24, A. Lal 41 bt POTENTIAL SC 117/7 - Tyrone Jacobs 28, Joseph George 24, Gregory Mahabir 2/20