EXCLUSIVE: Goodman Warriors advances into finals of Saint Lucia domestic cricket tournament

Goodman Warriors secured victory against Gerson Strikers in Qualifier #1 at the 2023 Gros Islet Domestic Cricket Tournament on Wednesday, February 15, 2023. Goodman Warriors reached the tournament's Grand Finals. 

EXCLUSIVE: Goodman Warriors advances into finals of Saint Lucia domestic cricket tournament
EXCLUSIVE: Goodman Warriors advances into finals of Saint Lucia domestic cricket tournament

Castries, Saint Lucia: Goodman Warriors secured victory against Gerson Strikers in Qualifier #1 at the 2023 Gros Islet Domestic Cricket Tournament on Wednesday, February 15, 2023. Goodman Warriors reached the tournament’s Grand Finals. 

The 2023 Gros Islet Domestic Cricket Tournament, sponsored by District Representative Kenson Casimir continued with the 20/20 format on Wednesday, February 15, with 1st place team; GOODMAN WARRIORS coming up against 2nd place team; GERSON STRIKERS in Qualifier #1 at the Gros Islet Playing Field.

The winner of this match goes straight into the tournament’s Grand Finals.

GOODMAN WARRIORS batting first made 176 for 4 in their allocated 20 overs, with NOELLE LEO top scoring with an impressive knock of 98, falling short of a well deserved century by just two runs. 

LEO’S inning comprised of 7 fours and nine sixes off 52 ball. Other useful contributions came from Zayee Antoine with 32 not out, and Rene Montoute 16.

The wicket takers for GERSON STRIKERS were; Johnnel Eugene with 2 for 37 in 4 overs and one wicket each to Lee Solomon and skipper Tyrel Chicot. In reply, GERSON STRIKERS fell short of their target by 31 runs, finishing on 145 for 8 in their allotted 20 overs.

The main contributions with the bat came from Mateo Boulogne with 45, Johnnel Eugene 39, Kyle Adonis 22 and Theo Edward 10.

The wicket takers for GOODMAN WARRIORS were; Zayee Antoine with 2 for 24 in 4 overs, Lee John 2 for 27 in 4 overs and 1 wicket each to Kevin Gassie, Rene Montoute, Nyheem Rosemond and Jamaal James.

The Man of The Match Award went to NOELLE LEO for his brilliant 98 to lead GOODMAN WARRIORS to victory.

The tournament continues on Thursday, February 16, with Eliminator #1 between 3rd place team EDWARD BLASTERS and 4th place team MELIUS CHALLENGERS from 6:00pm at the Gros Islet Playing Field.

The winner of this match plays the loser of Qualifier #1 in Eliminator #2 on February 21, from 6:00pm at the Gros Islet Playing Field.

2023 Gros Islet Domestic Cricket Tournament.

Sponsored by: District Representative, Kenson Casimir.

  • Match Type: 20/20.
  • Qualifier #1:
  • 1st place team GOODMAN WARRIORS vs 2nd place team GERSON STRIKERS.
  • GOODMAN WARRIORS batting first are now on:
  • 50 without loss after 6 overs.
  • NOEL LEO: 38 not out
  • ZIDANE ARTHUR: 05 not out