Blairmont Defeats Edinburg

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Guyana Times
Guyana Times Staff

Berbice under-17 all-rounder, Derick Narine spearheaded Blairmount to a massive win in Elizabeth Styles Under-19 cricket competition on the West Coast of Berbice.

Narine hit an unbeaten 106 as his team chased 161 for victory. Winning the toss and batting first, Edingburg made 160 all out from 49.5 overs with J Henry scoring 61 (3×4 4×6) while Aviskar Sewkarran picked up 3 for 15 bowling for Blairmont. Narine grabbed 2 for 19 and Kevon Jawahir, 2 for 37.

Blairmont, in reply, reached 161 for 1 from 26.1 overs with Narine stroking eight fours and five sixes in his knock. Sewkarran chipped in with an undefeated 29.

Earlier in the preliminary rounds, Narine hit 65 not out and 56 and had bowling figures of 3 for 11 and 2 for 16 bowling right-arm off-spin against Bush Lot Sports Club and Achievers respectively.