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Tobago two-day league down to 3-team battle
The Tobago Cricket Association 2-Day League is now officially a three-horse race following results over the weekend.
Leaders C&B United leads the pack, but close on their heels are Sport Elite and Club Crusoe.
All three teams were at their best over the weekend registering outright wins.
Club Crusoe put in a ruthless performance against Airports Authority who were defeated by an innings and 105 runs before tea on the 2nd day yesterday.
Under-19 left-arm pacer Brian Nurse broke the back of Airports Authority’s batting with a season’s best bowling performance of eight wickets for 13 runs in the first innings, and then stroked 61 with the bat.
Meantime, Antonio Providence’s knock of 119 set up an easy win for Sport Elite over Charlotteville, which has completed all its matches without a win.
At Canaan, C&B United, on the back of another ten-wicket haul from left-arm spinner Jaime Boyce registered a comfortable 85-run win over newcomers Avengers.
Boyce ended with match figures of 13 for 115 to take his wickets tally for the season to 59.
Damian Ramsey starred with the bat as Georgia took first innings points against Goodwood.
Ramsey made an unbeaten 106 in Georgia’s 2nd innings.
Georgia 190 all out (Kevin Rampersad 54, Glennon Sharpe 5 For 61, Donavan Roberts) & 298/2 (Damian Ramsey 106, Frank Edwards 82, Selwyn Grieg 55) vs Goodwood 133 all out (Leron Lezama 55, Damian Ramsey 3 for 26, Keron Rampersad 3 for 27) & Goodwood 189 for 2 (Marvin Grant 83, Donavan Roberts 61)
Georgia won first innings points
Points: Gerogia 16 & Goodwood 7
C&B United 270 all out (Joel Boyce 74, Kerry Cordner 44, Leroy Kerr 36, Keron Joseph 5 for 51, Desron Jack 3 for 18) & 118 For 5 declared (Joel Boyce 43, Anroy Desvignes 35, Joel Kirk 2 For 45) vs Avengers 182 all out (Keron Joseph 40, Joel Kirk 30, Jaime Boyce 6 For 65, Marcus Daniel 2 for 55) & 125 all out (Joel Kirk 33, Desron Jack 30, Jaime Boyce 7 for 50, Marcus Daniel 3 for 63)
C&B United won by 85 runs
Points: C&B United 27 & Avengers 6
Airports Authority 82 all out (Selvin Duncan 16, Brian Nurse 8 for 13 (Season’s Best) & 75 all out (Clifton Jordan 28, Neil Skeete 4 for 9, Kwani Thomas 3 For 15) vs Club Crusoe 261 for 8 declared (Jason Persaud 66, Brian Nurse 61, Kwani Thomas 56, Gilbert Lezama 3 for 39, Alister Phillips 2 for 63)
Club Crusoe won by an innings & 105 runs
Points: Club Crusoe 27 & Airports Authority 3
Sport Elite 288 all out (Antonio Providence 119, Adrian Alexander 45, Shaquille Duncan 38, Kelon James 30, Jason Chadband 4 For 60) vs Charlotteville 97 all out (Carlton Marcelle 48, John Pollard 4 for 35, Antonio Providence 2 for 5, Jimel Boyce 2 For 34) & 184 all out (Quincy Moore 64 not out, Antonio Providence 4 for 64, John Pollard 4 For 44)
Sports Elite won by an innings & 7 runs
Points: Sport Elite 27 & Charlotteville 5
C&B United vs Club Crusoe @ Canaan
Sport Elite vs Goodwood @ Goodwood
Airports Authority vs Georgia @ Shaw Park
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