Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Another trial match set for Friday

 Trinidad and Tobago’s preparations for the 2014 regional cricket season will continue this weekend with a three-day trial match bowling off on Friday at the National Cricket Centre, Balmain Couva from 10 a.m.  

It will be the second three-day match for the T&T cricketers as they gear up for the Regional Super50 and Regional Four-Day Tournament.

In the previous three-day trial, Evin Lewis stood out among the batsmen with a second innings century while the spinners dominated with the ball with left-armer Kavesh Kantasingh and leg-spinner Yannic Cariah both getting five-wicket hauls.

Marlon Richards was pick of the pacers with two wickets in the first innings and three in the second.

Medium pacer Rayad Emrit returns to the starting line-up for the game, lining up alongside Richards, Lewis and Kantasingh in the Yannick Ottley-led Team A.

Team B will be led by Jason Mohammed and includes pacers Shannon Gabriel and Kevon Cooper as well leg-spinner Cariah.


Team A — Yannick Ottley (Captain), Adrian Barath, Evin Lewis, Kjorn Ottley, Rayad Emrit, Petrock Nicholas, Imran Khan, Sherwin Ganga, Marlon Richards, Amit Jaggernauth, Tevin Robertson, Dane Teelucksingh, Nicholas Pooran, Kavesh Kantasingh, Navin Stewart; Kelvin Williams (coach)

Team B — Jason Mohammed (Captain), Justin Guillen, Nicholas Sookdeosingh, Jeremy Solozano, Jonathan Augustus, Vikash Mohan, Steven Katwaroo, Yannic Cariah, Kevon Cooper, Ancil Bhagan, Vishal Naipaul, Derone Davis, Shannon Gabriel, Ricky Jaipaul, Kissoondath Magram; David Williams (coach).