Sir Everton meets teams as T&T bowl first against Canada
Trinidad and Tobago won the toss and decided to bowl first against Canada in Match 1 of the West Indies Board’s Caribbean CT20 Tournament at Kensington Oval on Thursday afternoon. Before the match both teams as well as the match officials were met by Barbados and West Indies legend Sir Everton Weekes, who also gave the players a talk on the game in general.
Canada: Rizwan Cheema (captain), Harvir Baidwan, Trevin Bastiampillai, Geoff Barnett, Umar Bhatti, Henry Osinde, Parth Desai, Tyson Gordon, Hiral Patel, Zubin Sukari, Hamza Tariq, 12th man: Calvert Hooper.
Trinidad and Tobago: Daren Ganga (captain), Lendl Simmons, Adrian Barath, William Perkins, Dwayne Bravo, Kieron Pollard, Denesh Ramdin, Samuel Badree, Sherwin Ganga, Navin Stewart, Dave Mohammed; 12th man: Darren Bravo.
Umpires: Norman Malcolm, Vincent Bullen
Television umpire: Goaland Greaves
Fourth official: Peter Nero
Match referee: Carleon Brome