Saint Lucia hosts open invitational 3-team match series, know deets

An open invitational 3-team match series between the Saint Lucia Sports Academy, The Northern Cluster Grassroots and the Babonneau Under 19 teams got on the way on Thursday, May 4, 2023, at the Gros Islet Playing Field.

Saint Lucia hosts open invitational 3-team match series, know deets
Saint Lucia hosts open invitational 3-team match series, know deets

Castries, Saint Lucia: An open invitational 3-team match series between the Saint Lucia Sports Academy, The Northern Cluster Grassroots and the Babonneau Under 19 teams got on the way on Thursday, May 4, 2023, at the Gros Islet Playing Field.

The Northern Cluster Grassroots under 19 representative team, in a very exciting game, defeated the Saint Lucia Sports Academy by just four runs.

The Northern Cluster Grassroots team batting first in a 30 over a side match made 207 for 6 in their quota of overs with Khan Elcock leading the score with 63 inclusive of 5 fours and three sixes, Ryan Goodman 44 not out, Royce Paul 17, Johnathan Daniel and Bolton Sayers with 15 each, Tarrique Edward 14 and Isaiah Jones 13 not out.

The wicket takers for the Saint Lucia Sports Academy were Theo Edward with 3 wickets, and one wicket each to Sheldon Willie, Zanaki Louis and Clint Dixon.

In reply, Saint Lucia Sports Academy finished on 203 for 8 in their 30 allotted overs with Neige Eugene making 51 with 6 fours and 1 six, Kensley Paul 33, Theo Edward 32, Ashton Alexander 20 not out, Zanaki Louis 19 and Kevin Gassie 16.

The wicket takers for the Northern Cluster Grassroots boys were, Carlson Rene Jones with three wickets, Darvin Forde with 2 wickets and 1 wicket each to Jaheem Simeon, Isaiah Jones and Tarrique Edward. The series continues on Friday May 5 with the Saint Lucia Sports Academy coming up against Babonneau at the Balata Playing Field.

The Northern Cluster Grassroots/ Ministry of Youth Development and Sports/ Gros Islet Community After-school Cricket Training Program continued on Thursday, May 04, 2023 at the Daren Sammy Cricket Ground of Saint Lucia. 

The Northern Cluster Grassroots/ Ministry of Youth Development and Sports/ Gros Islet Community After-school Cricket Training Program continued on Wednesday, May 03 2023 at the Daren Sammy Cricket Ground. Young cricketers of the Northern Cluster Grassroots Cricket Program doing what they love so very much on Monday, May 1, 2023 at the Daren Sammy Cricket Ground. 

National Female Cricket Team Captain MALIKA EDWARD putting in some extra work on Sunday April 30, 2023 at the Daren Sammy Cricket Ground. Edward is preparing for the 2023 CWI Regional Female Cricket Tournament scheduled for St Kitts from May 8 to 30, 2023.