RCI St. Lucia
posted on August 10, 2015 12:55
The St Lucia National Cricket Association continued preparation of the Senior Male Cricket Team with a trial/ practice two day game at the Mindoo Phillip Park over the weekend, Saturday August 8 and Sunday August 9. The team is getting prepared to represent St.Lucia in the upcoming Windward Islands Goodwill Cricket Tournament scheduled to take place in St. Vincent and the Grenadines from August 19.
The teams were captained by Craig Emmanuel and Keddy Lesporis. Emmanuel's team batting first made 247 for 9 in 89.3 overs, with Tennessey Hippolyte contributing 76, Kurt Edward an even 50, Tonius Simon 28, Awen Edward 23, Johnson Charles 19 and Alvinus Simon 18.
Bowling for Lesporis' team, Dalton Polius 4 for 11 in 7.3 overs and 1 wicket each to Loic Prospere, Christian Ange, Darius Monrose and Dornan Edward.
In reply, Lesporis' team ended play on 125 for 6 in 56 overs, with Stephen Naitram making 29 and Mervin Wells 23. For Emmanuel's team the wicket takers were, Tonius Simon 2 for 17 in 11 overs and 1 wicket each to Dylan John, Alvinus Simon and Kurt Edward.
The St Lucia National Cricket Association is expected to name the final 13 and 4 reserved players by Tuesday, August 11.