Roseau, Dominica: The Valley Hikers won the third edition of the Dream 11 Nature Isle T10 tournament in Windsor Park Sports Stadium of Dominica. The team has defeated the Indian Rivers Rowers by three wickets in the finals on Thursday (June 8, 2023).
In the finals of the third edition of the DREAM 11 Nature Isle T10 tournament, the Valley Hikers and the Indian River Rowers put on a nail-biting match infront of an exciting crowd at the Windsor Park Sports Stadium in Dominica.
Firstly, Indian Rivers Rowers were batting and gave the target of 95 runs to the Valley Hikers in 10 overs. They lost seven wickets in the innings. Ryan John of the Rowers made 35 runs, Alvinson Jolly made 18 runs, Elton Mark made 11 marks, and Vincent Lewis made 11 runs. Along with that, Lee Louisy of Rowers took two wickets with ten runs, while Daneal Dupigny took two wickets on 17 runs.
On the other hand, the Valley Hikers secured the match after making 96 runs in 10 overs. They also lost seven wickets. Desron Maloney of Hikers secured 31 runs, Ryshon Williams made 21 runs, and Kevin James made 14 runs. Along with that, Ryshon Williams took two wickets with 15 runs and Kevin James took two wickets with 18 runs.
DBS Radio said,” What an amazing finish to the 3rd edition of the Dream 11 Nature Isle T10 Cricket Tournament….needing 7 runs to win from 6 balls….The Rowers were not able to capitalize after splendid clutch bowling from the Hikers. Snatching victory from the jaws of defeat your 3rd edition CHAMPIONS are The Valley Hikers!!! Congratulations.”
Besides this, the authorities also announced the name of the players recognized to the “TEAM OF THE TOURNAMENT” from the just concluded 3rd edition of the Dream 11 Nature Isle T10 Cricket competition which was held under the theme- “A Taste of Nature.”
READ HERE: Team of the Tournament:
- Ryshon Willians of the Valley Hikers
- Rahkeem Cornwall of Champagne Reef Divers
- Ryan John of Indian River Rowers
- Savio Anelm of Titou Gorge Splashers
- Jason Lamothe of the Valley Hikers
- Stephan Naitram of Indian River Rowers
- Leniko Bouchers of Chamapagne Reef Divers
- Bria Joseph of the Valley Hikers
- Johnnel Eugene of Barana Aute Warriors
- Tahj Tavernier of Indian River Rowers
- Daneal Dupigny of Indian River Rowers
Adicia Burton- Miss Dominica 2023 extended greetings to the Valley Hikers and said,” Only champions over here and what a thrilling way to wrap up this championship. Congratulations to my team, Valley Hikers, on copping the 3rd edition of the Nature Isle Dream 11 T10 tournament. Perseverance truly triumphs all, what an amazing comeback this season. It was indeed a pleasure to be attached to this team. This was probably the easiest championship I’ve been a part of… didn’t even need to play for my team to win. Looking forward to the upcoming international games being hosted in Dominica this July. To more victories this year.”