The score card belies the actual intensity of the game, but on the evening of Wednesday 17th October, it was a ding-dong battle between All Stars and the SDA Jets. This, as the tape ball Cricket tournament continued at the ET Willet Park.
All stars won the toss and elected to send in the Jets.
After the early loss of Zavero Forbes, Curtis Morton Sr and Curtis Morton Jr proceeded to steady the ship with an enterprising partnership.
Jets eventually got to 85 for the loss of 6 wickets.
The All-stars team got to the target in 7 overs but there were tense moments, as the Jets bowled generally well and it was just one really bad over that turned the tides in the favour of the All-stars team.
Summarized scores: SDA Jets 85 for 6 in 10 overs:
Curtis Morton Jr 33;
Curtis Morton Sr 21;
Jadel Allen 13*
Delvon Clarke 2 for 3;
Tijari Clarke 2 for 4;
Akito Willet and Malik Wallace 1 wicket each
All stars: 86 for 4 in 7 overs:
Jamie Cornelius 28*;
Javani Tyson 22;
Tonito Willet 16
Randolph Maynard; Elroy Kelly and Curtis Morton Sr 1 wicket each
All stars on by 6 wickets
Man of the match-Tonito Willet
Meanwhile, in the first game of the evening, GT United engaged Rawlins.
Rawlins batted first and scored 68 for 2 in 10 overs.
GT United knocked off the runs in 8 overs.
Summarized scores: Rawlins 68 for 2 in 10 overs:
Carlon Smithen 40;
R. Solomon 16
Hardyal and Persaud got 1 wicket each
GT United 72 for 2 in 8 overs:
Alvin Hardyal 38;
Boognarine Sharma 10
Huggins and Manners 1 wicket each
GT United won by 8 wickets
Man of the match-Alvin Hardyal