Grenadines Divers vs Dark View Explorers Match Report – 27th Match VPL 5
Explorers won the toss and chose to bat.
Explorers had a terrible start as both of their hitmen, Shadrack Descarte and Navin Stewart removed without the score being troubled. Denson Hoyte, promoted up the order, made a breezy 24 from 14 deliveries, hitting 2 fours and 2 sixes. The Explorers batters struggled on a pitch that was aiding the slower bowlers. Chelson Stowe at the back end, powered 2 fours and 2 sixes to help propel Explorers to 81/8 at the end of their innings. Dean Browne was the pick of the bowlers, taking 3/16 from his two over. He could have had a fourth but a catch was spilled off his bowling.
Divers had a horrible start to the chase, losing wickets quickly. Despite Chadwick Walton picking up 19 runs from 7 deliveries, Divers found themselves 32/5 at the end of the powerplay. Captain Asif Hooper and Richie Richards safely saw Divers home in the end with Hooper being not out for 33 from 29 runs, hitting 4 fours and 1 six. Richie Richards remained not out on 15 from 4 deliveries, hitting 2 sixes, one of which finished the match. Shaman Hooper 2/9 and Sealron Williams 2/18 was the pick of the bowlers for Explorers.
Dark View Explorers 81/8 (10 overs)
Grenadines Divers 85/6 (9.1 overs)