GDF Beats GYO By Innings

Date Published: 
23-Jan-2013
Source: 
Kaieteur News
Author: 
Kaieteur Staff

Guyana Defence Force defeated Gandhi Youth Organization by an innings and 139 runs when play in the latest action of the Georgetown Cricket Association/Hadi’s 1st division 2 day competition concluded last Sunday at GDF.

In reply to GDF 1st innings score of 351-7 declared, GYO crashed to 66 all out in 33 overs after the started the final day on 29-1. Fenton Persaud made 16 as Nakeitho Nestor took 2-7, Jeremiah Harris 2-12 and Trevon Garraway 2-35.

After being asked to follow on, GYO were bowled out for 146 in 53.1overs. Persaud top scored with 45(6×4, 1×6), while Shivindra Hemraj scored 25 and Loakesh Reid 14.  Paul Castello grabbed 3-25, Jeremiah Harris 2-20 and Dennis Lagay 2-23.

The GDF score was built around 101 (11X4, 1X6) from Travis Blyden, Captain Paul Castello (66) Trevon Garraway (55) and Marcus Watkins 44.