MatchDay 4 of Vincy T10 witnessed a huge win for Breakers, while Hikers climbed to second with six points, and Explorers registered their second win in the tournament.
Can Breakers continue their unbeaten start? Will Strikers register their first win? Here’s the preview of Vincy T10 MatchDay 5.
Divers vs Hikers
Divers fell short by just six runs while chasing a target of 87 against Explorers on Monday. Opening pair Shem Browne (BAT) and Asif Hooper (ALLR) added 28 runs for the opening wicket, while Alex Samuel (BAT) scored a blazing 20 off seven balls, including three sixes, to put them in a commanding position. But Divers kept losing wickets and eventually succumbed to a defeat.
Earlier in the match, Divers marquee player Obed Mccoy (BWL) picked up two wickets, 2/10, and Razine Browne (ALLR) and Braxie Browne (BWL) took a wicket each.
Hikers clinched a thrilling win 11-run over Strikers to register their third win in the Vincy T10. Salvan Brown (BAT) scored a brilliant 44 off 28 balls, while Derson Maloney (BAT) and Dillon Douglas (ALLR) added vital runs to the total.
Othneil Lewis (BWL) removed Strikers openers and finished with figures of 2/6, while Kenson Dalzell (BWL) picked up two wickets in an over, 2/8, to put Hikers on the brink of a victory. Dean Browne (ALLR) and Jeremy Haywood (BWL), too, grabbed a wicket each.
Captain Picks: Asif Hooper (Divers) & Salvan Brown (Hikers)
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Explorers vs Breakers
Sealron Williaams (ALLR) and Shammon Hooper (ALLR) set up Explorers their second win in the tournament. A 59-run partnership between Deron Greaves (ALLR) and Hooper helped Explorers set Divers a target of 87. Greaves scored 27 runs, while Hooper top-scored with 34 off 22 balls.
Divers started the chase well, but Williaams picked up two wickets in an over to turn the tie in Explorers’ favour. He finished with 3/11 and Greaves, Darius Martin (BWL), and Hooper claimed a wicket each to seal a narrow win for Explorers.
Breakers registered another 100-plus total in Vincy T10 as they scored 104 runs in 10 overs against Rangers. Sunil Ambris (BAT) scored a 26-ball 41*, while his opening pair Kadir Nedd hit 24 runs, and Urnel Thomas (ALLR), too, added a quick-fire 24*.
Rangers batsmen had no answer to Javid Harry (BWL) as he claimed three wickets conceding just six runs in his two overs. Also, Ambris and Wesrick Strough (BWL) grabbed two wickets each, and the duo combined conceded only 11 runs in four overs.
Captain Picks: Sunil Ambris (Breakers) & Deron Greaves (Explorers)
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Rangers vs Strikers
Rangers suffered a crushing 49-run defeat against table-toppers Breakers on Monday. Chasing a target of 105, Strikers could only muster 55 runs. Romel Currency (BAT) and Hyron Shallow (BAT) were the only batsmen who crossed double-digit mark.
In the bowling department, the marquee player Kesrick Williams (BWL) conceded 24 runs in his two overs, while Kevin Abraham (ALLR) and Casnel Morris (BWL) took a wicket each.
Strikers’ woes continued as they fell to a fourth straight defeat in Vincy T10. They were a set a target of 85, and despite a 40-run stand by Kirton Lavia (ALLR) and Renrick Williams (WK), they lost the match by 11 runs.
Ray Jordan (BWL) and Keron Cottoy (ALLR) were Strikers pick of the bowlers as they picked up a wicket each and combined conceded only 17 runs in four overs.
Captain Picks: Hyron Shallow (Rangers) & Gidron Pope (Strikers)