Report on the match GSS vs. ITSS in the 2015 United Insurance U-20 Cricket Championships held at Botanic Gardens on Thursday 12th February
GSS won the toss and elected to bat. When they took to the crease they were reduced to 37 all out by the exploits of Lee Louisy who had 5 wickets for 9 runs in 5.4 overs and Ajaya Royer who had 4 for 16 in 3 overs.
In ITSS’ turn at the crease they took a first innings lead of 32 runs after amassing a total of 69 runs. J. Adrien’s 26 was the only form of resistance.
Doing the damage for the GSS were Gabriel Frederick with 3 for 11 in 4 overs, Jervon Raphael 2 for 8 in 3.2 overs and Deon Detouche with 5 overs, 2 maidens , 9 runs and 2 wickets .
The GSS showed some more resolve this time scoring 54 with 29 of those runs coming from the bat of Jervon Raphael.
For the ITSS, Ajaya Royer had 5 for 29 in 8.5 overs and Lee Louisy had 4 for 22 in 8.
Needing just 23 to win from their 2nd innings the ITSS reach the winning total losing just 1 wicket.
GSS 37 & 54
ITSS 69 and 23 for 1.
ITSS winning by 9 wickets