SJ Rapids continue to rise in DPLT20

Trinidad Guardian article.

Port of Spain, Trinidad - SJ Rapids continued to dominate the Diamond Premier League (DPL) T20 cricket series on the weekend with a crushing 41-run win over Londenville Touring Team at the Kennedy Park.

Batting first SJ Rapids made 132/7 off 20 overs with Timmy Subnaik scoring 32 and O Subransingh 52. 

Londenville Touring Team was then restricted to 91 for nine off their 20 overs with Suresh Sookdeosingh taking four for 11 in his four-over spell. 

With the win Rapids now move atop Group B with 20 points from six matches. 

Also on winners row over the weekend was New Generation who toppled Claxton Bay by six wickets. 

Claxton Bay batted first and scored 73 all out to which New Generation replied with 75 for four to claim the win. Tarouba Sports got the biggest win of the tournament, when they humbled Diamond WI by 105 runs.

M Bochoon scored 75 to lead his team to an impressive 182 for seven in 20 overs and R Seerattan used the conditions well to take 4/17 to restrict Diamond to 77 for eight in their 20 overs.

First Published In The Trinidad Guardian.

Fri, 08/09/2013 - 05:06