Soc Sciences, Berbice Campus clash in Inter-Faculty T20 cricket final today

Guyana Times article.

Georgetown, Guyana - The semi-finals of the University of Guyana T20 Inter- Faculty Cricket Competition was played  on Tuesday at the Turkeyen Campus.

In the first semi-final, the Faculty of Social Sciences defeated the unbeaten Faculty of Agriculture & Forestry.

The Faculty of Agriculture & Forestry made 158/8 off their 20 overs. Ojasvi Kandhi top-scored with 47,while David Warner chipped in with 34. Bowling for Social Sciences,Dennis Heywood claimed 2/19 off three overs. In reply,Social Sciences compiled 159/2 off 16.3 overs. Leon “Boo” Williams made 77 not out,while Royston Alkins and  and Melroy Stephenson weighed in with 32 and 23 not out,respectively.

The second semi-final saw University of Guyana Berbice Campus – unbeaten to date – defeat the Faculty of Technology.After a late start had resulted in the overs being reduced to 17, Berbice  made 109 for 8 off their 17 overs. Andy Mohan lead with 30 and Vishal Mahabir 27;  Lloyd George claimed 3 for 9 off four miserly overs. In reply,technology were all out in 16,3 overs for 78. Afzal Baksh resisted to score 36 and Chevraj Boodoo 21;  Daryl Thompson picked up  6 for 14 off 3.3 overs.

Today,  the final and third- place play-off will be contested between the two top teams – Social Sciences,Turkeyen and the Berbice Campus – and the runners-up, Agri & Forestry and Technology, respectively. The battle for third place will  begin  at 10:00h and the final at 13:00h.

First Published In The Guyana Times.

Thu, 05/01/2014 - 04:16