Match Preview: 9th Match – Salt Pond Breakers vs La Soufriere Hikers
The final match of round 3 will see one of Salt Pond Breakers or La Soufriere Hikers being unbeaten in the tournament, while the other will taste their first defeat.
In The Spotlight
For Salt Pond Breakers, Sunil Ambris showed more impetus than his innings in round 1. A classical innings maybe around the corner. They will also need Rickford Walker to fire, one of the most destructive white ball cricketers in SVG.
For La Soufriere Hikers, Dillon Douglas will be in the spotlight after a masterful 40 in round 2. Hikers is becoming the fans favourite team so pressure will be on for them to maintain the explosive batting display. They had a scare in round 2 with their bowling, so they will be looking to improve on that.
The weather is expected to be clear and sunny throughout the day, with no interruptions in play expected.
Conditions are expected to be similar to the previous rounds.
Salt Pond Breakers: Sunil Ambris, Rickford Walker, Donwell Hector, Jeremy Layne, Urnel Thomas, Seon Sween, Kadir Nedd, Javid Harry, Beniton Stapleton, Delorn Johnson, Wesrick Strough
La Soufriere Hikers: Desron Maloney, Salvan Browne, Dean Browne, Dillon Douglas, Rawdon Bentick, Cosmus Hackshaw, Tilron Harry, Rayan Williams, Kenson Dalzell, Jeremy Haywood, Othneil Lewis
Stats & Trivia
Rickford Walker, Beniton Stapleton, Desron Maloney and Salvan Browne are all policemen who play for the same police team within the local Premier Division tournament.