Vishal Ramnarine, right, organiser of the Nick’s T20 league presents the man of the match award to Lorenzo Loubon for his unbeaten 68.
Youngstarz continued their fine display at the inaugural Nick Sporting Good’s Pink Ball T20 tournament, when they defeated Secret Storm by five wickets at Evergreen Recreation ground in Woodland.
Playing against Secret Storm, they restricted them to 102 for eight in their 20 overs with D Ramnath taking three wickets for eight runs. National Under-15 cricketer Darren Samlal then stroked an aggressive 34 not out to take Youngstarz to victory at 103 for five.
In their second game, they came up against Church Street and won this encounter by 63 runs. Lorenzo Loubon led the batting with an unbeaten 68, as Youngstarz reached 163 for five. He was ably assisted by S Ramjattan and Darren Samlal with 29 and 21 respectively. Avinash Mahabirsingh then bowled brilliantly in claiming 4/23, as Church Street was humbled for just 100 runs in reply.
NICK’S SPORTING GOODS T20 SCORES
At Evergreen: Secret Storm 102-8 20 overs (R. Motilal 22no, N Ramdass 20, R Siewjattan 11, A. Mahabirsingh 2-19, M Dindial 2-24, D Ramnath 3-8) vs Youngstarz 103-5(18overs) (D Samlal 34no ,S. Katwaroo 18no, I. Gomez 18, S. Loubon-2-7) Youngstarz won by 5 wkts.
At Evergreen: Youngstarz 163-5 (20 overs)(L. Loubon 68no, S. Ramjattan 29, D. Samlal 21, K. Ramdeen 2-15) vs Church St. 100 all out (16.5 overs)( M.Ramdeen 21, S. Jogee 17, R Seelochan 13, A.Mahabirsingh 4-23, M. Dindial 3-15, D.Samlal 1-3) – Secret Storm won by 63 runs