The Leeward Islands under 19 tournament for 2017, is off and running.
The tournament is being held in Antigua from the 12th to 18th July and features the following teams: Antigua & Barbuda; Anguilla & St. Maarten; St. Kitts; Nevis and Montserrat.
In the first round of matches played on Thursday 13th July, Nevis was defeated by team Anguilla and St. Maarten and Antigua & Barbuda overpowered St.Kitts in a one sided contest.
Anguilla/St. Maarten v Nevis
Summarized scores: Nevis 165 all out in 35.1 overs: Javani Tyson 31
Kymal Hull 4 for 33; Kishawn Richardson 2 for 40
Anguilla/St. Maarten 166 for 6 in 41 overs: with 59 extras
Jacob Paries 51*
Javani Tyson 4 for 39
Anguilla/ St. Maarten won by 4 wickets
Antigua/Barbuda v St.Kitts
Antigua/Barbuda 262 for 6 in 50 overs: Kadeem Henry 101*; Xavier Marshall 48
Jerome Thomas 1 for 26; Tishawn Francis 1 for 39; Trevon Hanley 1 for 44
St. Kitts 58 all out in 24.4 overs:
Jamal Shillingford 3 for 9; Xavier Marshall 2 for 7
Today, Friday 14th July will see round two of the matches:
Nevis v Montserrat at the Sir Vivian Richards grounds
Anguilla/ St. Maarten v Antigua/Barbuda at Liberta