Boodram bags ‘fiver’
Trinidad and Tobago Under-17 skipper Bryan Boodram warmed up for the next month’s Regional Under-17 championships with a five-wicket haul to lead his team to a 60-run win over Vishnu Boys Hindu College in a practice match at the National Cricket Centre in Balmain, Couva, on Saturday.
Dejourn Charles hit 46 to guide the Under-17s 238 for six off their 50 overs before Boodram grabbed five for 26 to dismiss Vishnu for 178.
The T&T Under-17s face the T&T Under-19s in another 50-over practice match starting at 10 a.m. today in Couva.
T&T U-17 238-6 (50 overs) (Dejourn Charles 46, David Williams 36, Keagan Simmons 31; Deoraj Narine 2/36, Jarlarnie Seales 2/56) vs Vishnu Boys 178 (40.3 overs) (Akeel Mohammed 55, Brandon Boodram 36; Bryan Boodram 5/26, Keron Persad 3/31)--T&T U-17 won by 60 runs