The Demerara Cricket Board (DCB)/Raj Singh Insurance (RSI) Over-40 20/20 cricket competition entered round two on Friday last with Lower East Bank Lions, Upper East Coast Tigers, Georgetown Bears and Georgetown Buffaloes all recording wins. Below are the summarised scores from the games played.
At DCC ground, Lower East Bank Lions defeated West Demerara Mavericks. West Demerara Mavericks 144 all out in 19.2 overs (Eon Williams 81, Johnny Azeez 5-17) Lower East Bank Lions 145-2 from 16 overs (Shivnarine Chanderpaul 50, Saheed Mohamed 45*, Sahadeo Hardiow 36).
At Zeeburg ground, Upper East Coast Tigers beat West Coast Demerara Seals by 20 runs. Tigers 192-5 (Eon Abel 64, Mustaq Shah 64, LatchmanYadram 39, Rampersaud Shivpersaud 3-20) Seals 172-7 (Rampersaud Shivpersaud 101*, Wasir Khan 27, Eon Abel and Shameer Shahid took three and two wickets respectively).
At Everest ground, Georgetown Buffaloes overcame Upper East Bank Colts by six wickets. Colts 146-8 Sanjeev Datadin 62, Lenny Messiah 3-9, Wilfred Whyte 2-13) Buffaloes 147-4 (Rodolph Baker 57, Reginold Rodrigues 42).
At Lusignan ground, Georgetown Bears defeated Lower East Coast Bulls by 17 runs. Bears 139-8 (Jason Melville 49, Daniel Harricharran 22, Dexter Jones and Guyanand Rambarran took three and two wickets respectively) Bulls 122 (Chandrika Jeenarine 51, Carlos Reid and Mark Ferreira took three and two wickets respectively).
The third round is slated for Friday, March 11. Lions will clash with Bears at GCC, Buffaloes will lock horns with Bulls at DCC, Seals will take on Colts at Farm and Mavericks will go up against Tigers at Wales.