Tuesday, February 20, 2018

UWI out early in T20 tourney

The University of the West Indies Cricket Club were booted out of the UWI Twenty20 tournament yesterday, losing to Caldrac Club by 40 runs in their preliminary round match at Sir Frank Worrell Ground in St Augustine yesterday.

Caldrac will now advance to the quarter-finals along with Queen’s Park Cricket Club, who sealed their spot in the next round with an easy seven-wicket win over the University of Trinidad and Tobago in the late match on Saturday, and Munroe Road who defeated Fulham Sports in a “Super Over” in the first of three matches played in St Augustine yesterday.

Fulham batted first and made 145 for seven, while Munroe Road replied with 145 for four. In the Super Over, Munroe Road made 13 for one and restricted Fulham to three for one.

PowerGen Penal and Jenexcon Tableland were scheduled to meet in the final preliminary round match last night.

UWI T20 scores

UTT 123-7 (20 overs) (Imran Jan 32; Kevon Cooper 2/22, Amit Jaggernauth 2/8) vs QPCC 125-3 (10.3 overs) (Justin Guillen 75 n.o.)

—QPCC won by seven wickets

Fulham 145-7 (20 overs) (C Pattia 46, T Hinds 43, R Quildon 39; J Dodds 2/12, K Andrew 3/25) vs Munroe Road145-4 (20 overs) (K Joseph 48, M Harry 40; T Hinds 2/25)

—Munroe Road won in a Super Over

Caldrac 155-8 (20 overs) (R Campbell 45, N Williams 30, F Rouse 27; D Wells 4/29, R Churaman 2/36) vs UWI 115 (17.2 overs) (A Alleyne 38; M Deyal 4/18, D Teelucksingh 2/30)

—Caldrac won by 40 runs