East were crowned 2013 BG T&T Under-13 InterZone champions yesterday when they defeated their Central Zone counterparts by 46-run in the 45-over final at the National Cricket Centre, Balmain, Couva.
Man of the Match in the final Kirstan Kallicharan top-scored with 66 for East as they batted first and made a competitive 194 for six off their allotted overs.
Leonardo Julien chipped in with 38 and Kyle John contributed 21 to the East total, while Brandon Ali was the best bowler for the Central Zone team, taking four for 29.
In reply, Central were dismissed for 148 despite a half century from Kyle Madoo, who made 50.
Kallicharan was also instrumental with the ball, grabbing two for 22. Daniel Khan had the best figures of two for 15 while Vuroon Maraj and Ashton Goberdhan also chipped in with two wickets each.
East 194/6 (45 overs) (Kirstan Kallicharan 66, Leonardo Julien 38, Kyle John 21; Brandon Ali 4/29, Denzil Antoine 1/15) vs Central 148 all out (42.4 overs) (Kyle Madoo 50, Matthew Patrick 40; Daniel Khan 2/15, Kirstan Kallicharan 2/22, Vuroon Maraj 2/22, Ashton Goberdhan 2/28)--East won by 46 runs
Man of the Match: Kirstan Kallicharan (East)