Saturday, February 24, 2018

Mavericks eliminate Smashers*

HOW’ZAT’: Valleyline Smashers left arm spinner Vashish Ramlakhan, left, and wicket-keeper Neal Samaroo, successfully appeal for an LBW decision against Ellon Lewis of Mayaro Mavericks, second right, during their 2017 bmobile T10 Community Cricket League eliminator fixture at the Avidesh Samaroo Park in Endeavour, Chaguanas on Saturday night. Lewis made 31. —Photo: KEVIN LALLA


MAYARO MAVERICKS will attempt to become the first team to successfully defend its bmobile T10 Community Cricket League (CCL) title after pulling off a 16-run victory in the second eliminator against Valleyline Smashers to advance to the final, which was being played after press time last night.
Saturday’s contest at the Avidesh Samaroo Park in Endeavour, Chaguanas, could have been billed as the “Clash of Champions” as it pitted the tournament’s two most recent winners, Valleyline in 2015 and 2016 winners Mavericks.

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