Schools Windball Rivalry Continues
The Al Sport and Tour Promotions, GT&T, Sport Ministry and National Sports Commission’s 15th annual End-of-School-Year 10-over windball cricket championship continued recently across the country with several teams emerging champions of their respective zones.
Below are the summarised scores from the Central Corentyne/Black Bush Polder zone, which was played at the Bush Lot Farm ground.
In the Boys category, Alness defeated McGowan by 12 runs. Alness 67-3 (Nigel Russel 45) McGowan 55-6 (Nicholas Fordyce 10, Chanderpaul Govindan 3-14, Lyndon Lovell 2-2).
Auchlyne defeated Kildonan by 10 wickets. Kildonan 44-7 (Uroy George 11, Revaldo Williams 10, Surendra Budhoo 4-10, Andrew Harlequin 2-6) Auchlyne 45-0 (Surendra Budhoo 24, Aaron Mangal 12).
Auchlyne defeated Number 36 Primary by seven wickets. Number 36 Primary 30-7 (Aaron Mangal three wickets) Auchlyne 31-3 (Daniel Gajadhar two wickets).
Alness defeated Johanna by five wickets. Johanna 38-7 (Ajai Tikaran 10, Carl La Rose 2-10, Nigel Russel 2-10) Alness 39-5 (Nigel Russel 21).
In the Zone final of the Boys category, Auchlyne whipped Alness by 10 wickets. Alness 48-9 (Timothey Tennasse 14, Lyndon Lovell 10, Aaron Mangal five wickets- including a hat-trick, Surendra Budhoo two wickets, Andrew Harlequin two wickets. Auchlyne 49-0 (Surendra Budhoo 32*).
In the Girls category, McGowan defeated Number 36 Primary by 10 wickets. Number 36 Primary 39-1 (Trishana Prince 10) McGowan 40-0 (Kibbian Fraser 19*, Jennifer Parks 15*).
Auchlyne defeated Alness by seven runs. Auchlyne 46-1 (Kellieann Henry 12, Nandanie Hyman 15) Alness 39-4 (Crystal Campbell 12).
McGowan defeated Eversham by seven wickets. Eversham 68-2 (Diana Leitch 25, Manah Bownauth 12) McGowan 69-3 (Jennifer Parks 25, Aqueena Skeete 15).
In the Zone final of the Girls category, Auchlyne defeated McGowan by seven wickets. McGowan 42-4 (Aqueena Skeete 17, Tessa Fraser 11, Nandanie Hyman 2-7) Auchlyne 43-3 (Kellieann Henry 19, Nandanie Hyman 25, Marlino Appan 2-6).
Below are the summarised scores from the Lower Corentyne zone, which was also played at the Bush Lot Farm ground.
In the Boys category, Port Mourant defeated Tain by five wickets. Tain 41-6 (Cheddi Budhu 10, Karran Kissoon 2-4) Port Mourant 42-5 (Emmanuel Seecharan 15, Jason Balkisson 13).
In the Zone final of the Boys category, Cropper defeated Port Mourant by one run wickets. Cropper 64-3 (Kelvin Anderson 22, Stephen Kamaludin 15) Port Mourant 63-3 (Jason Balkissoon 17, Emmanuel Seecharan 13, Kemon Roberts 13, Ravendra Persaud 2-16).
In the Girls category, Albion defeated Rose Hall by eight wickets. Rose Hall 42-5 (Karema Baijnauth 11, Shobika Gajnabi 3-8) Albion 43-2 (Arifa Nasirbage 25, Shabika Gajnabi 10, Latavia Favourite 2-8).
In the Zone final of the Girls category, Albion defeated Tain by seven wickets. Tain 52-2 (Kumarie Goberdhan 18, Kavita Ramsammy 11) Albion 53-3 (Devanie Ramjit 14, Sarah Harilall 11).
The competition is being organised by Sport Officer, Allister Munroe.