On Monday 22nd November, the West Indies under 19 rising stars, played their second practice match, in Antigua, as they prepare for the under 19 world cup, in early 2022.
Nevisians Jaden Carmichael and Carlon Bowens- Tuckett had strong performances in this particular encounter.
Carmichael got 2 wickets when he bowled and played a match-saving innings when he batted, with his knock of 30 not out, to help the Depeiza led the team to victory by 2 wickets, with three balls remaining.
Carlon Bowens- Tuckett for his part, scored an impressive 45, before he was unfortunately run out, by guess who?—Nevisian Justin Amurdan, with a strong return from the boundary’s edge!
Other impressive performances came from:
Andel Gordon 3 for 31; Isai Thorne 4 for 47; Justin Beckford 51; Rivaldo Clarke 51
Match summary: Akeem Auguste X1 224 all out in 50 overs
Giovonte Depeiza X1 225 for 8 in 49.3 overs
The next warm-up match will be played Thursday at the same venue.