In the first round of the 2019 Windward Islands Senior Men’s 2-Day Tournament in St. Vincent, Grenada secured first innings points over Dominica. Batting first, Dominica scored 122 all out after winning the toss and decided to bat. Alick Athanaze top scored with 31, Tyrone Theophile got 24 and Liam Sebastien and Kershaski Jno Lewis got 19 runs each. For St. Vincent Imran Joseph took 5 for 18 in 10 overs with 5 maidens and Ryan John and Denis George got 2 wickets each with 1 wicket going to Darel Cyrus.
Grenada then batted and scored 312 for 7 declared. Windward Islands Volcanoes wicket keeper batsman Denis Smith scored an even 100 with Johann Jeremiah getting 99. Andre Fletcher contributed 46 with Keone George and Lindon Lawrence getting 18 and 17 runs respectively. Liam Sebastien, Kharmal Hamilton and captain Tyrone Theophile got 2 wickets each with 1 wicket going to left-arm medium fast bowler Vincent Lewis.
In the second innings Dominica had a much better performance ending the match with 152 fo 2 where the match ended up in draw. Jerlani Robinson scored 76 not out and Tahj Tavernier had 19 not out. Kershaski Jno Lewis contributed with 27 from 27 balls with 5 fours. For Grenada Ryan John and Imran Joseph had 1 wicket each.
Dominica will play there next match against St. Vincent tomorrow from April 6, at the Park Hill Playing Field from 10am.
In the other match played at the Park Hill Playing Field, St. Vincent secured first inning points over St. Lucia. St. Vincent 311 all out, Dillon Douglas 80, Desron Maloney 64 and Atticus Browne 57. Dillan John 4 for 17, Larry Edwards 2 for 87, Dornan Edward 2 for 80. St. Lucia 276 all out, Junio Heny 127, Taryk Gabriel 32 and Kimani Melius 30. Kenneth Dember 3 for 81, Darius Martin 2 for 51 and Shaquille Browne 2 for 49. St. Lucia 128 for 3, Taryk Gabriel 29, Kimani Melius 28, Junior Henry 28, Jamaal James 21 not out. Shaquille Browne 1 for 40, Keron Cottoy 1 for 28, Kenneth Dember 1 for 2.