South Florida Cricket Round-up: Lauderhill Jammers wins South Florida Cricket Alliance…

first_imgLauderhill Jammers emerged the victors in the 2018 South Florida Cricket Alliance Finals played last weekend at the John Stretch Park.The Jammers batted first after winning the toss and managed to reach 158 off their 40-overs.  Jammers opening pair, Timmy Surujbally and Omari Williams, added a quick 66 to the board before the fall of the first wicket.Surujbally scored 53, which included a knock of 4 fours and 2 sixes off 41 balls before he was bowled. Williams added 25, which included two fours, before the fall of the second wicket at 95.Keniel Irvin added 22 to take the score to 133 for 3, but thereafter, it was a steady procession of batsmen heading back to the pavilion. Morgan went for 21 with the score at136 for 4 and he was followed by last week century maker Gavin Wallace at 137 for 5.M. Johnson added a mere 8 with the score at139 for 6 while E. Watson went for duck with the score at 147 for 7. R. Sharma added a platry 2 at 151 for 8 while G. Campbell scored a mere 3 at 153 for 9 as the Jammers ended their final play all out for 158.Bowling for St. Bess, Sherwlyn Powell bagged three for-39 while Chrishna Graham took 2 for 14. Masood Mohammed and Brian Gayle also grabbed 2 for 29 and 2 for 33, respectively. In reply and chasing a modest total, St. Bess did not fare any better with their first wicket falling at 18-1 as Clevon Sailsman went for a mere 8. The only two batsmen who managed to get into double figures were O’Brian Jones, who scored 38, which included 2 fours; and Vickram Kumar, who added 30, which included 1 four. Bowling Jammers to victory, the leg spinner from Pakistan, Rajesh Sharma, stunned the St. Bess batsmen picking up 4 wickets for 26, including a maiden from his allotted 8 overs. Elvis Watson bagged 2 for 26.St. Bess was unable to recover, and they were all bowled out for 154, giving the Lauderhill Jammer a four-run victory and bragging rights for the 2018 season.last_img read more

UAAP: UST sweeps FEU in elimination round

first_imgFor the complete collegiate sports coverage including scores, schedules and stories, visit Inquirer Varsity. To make matters worse for FEU, Arvin Tolentino was slapped with his second straight disqualifying foul this season after his cheap shot on Huang with 15.9 seconds left.Huang finished with a career-high 20 while grabbing six rebounds for the Growling Tigers, who won their third straight game.Marvin Lee added 17 points with five assists for UST with Henri Subido tallying 14 points and Germy Mahinay putting up 10 points and eight boards.Despite making less field goals than FEU, 25 to 30, the Growling Tigers made up for it from the foul line hitting on a 21-of-27 clip while the Tamaraws went 7-of-13 from the stripe.Richard Escoto led the 5-3 Tamaraws with 12 points while Tolentino had 11 points and 11 rebounds before his exit.ADVERTISEMENT Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Gov’t to employ 6,000 displaced by Taal Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college View comments Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Allen Durham still determined to help Meralco win 1st PBA title FEU held on to a slim 51-49 lead early in the fourth but that just fueled the Growling Tigers’ tenacity as they went on a game-changing 16-3 run to take a 65-54 after Zach Huang’s jumper with 3:55 left.Tamaraws head coach Olsen Racela was then, called for a technical foul with 2:01 left in the game after he challenged the referees for calling an offensive foul on his guard Alec Stockton.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back Chriss“It’s so easy to coach these guys because they’re so connected, whatever you tell them to do they will,” said UST head coach Aldin Ayo in Filipino. “There’s no resistance on their part.”“It’s a good thing they appreciate our efforts because they see the results and they trust us coaches even more.” Tim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anewcenter_img Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netUniversity of Santo Tomas downed Far Eastern University anew, 78-70, to sweep their head-to-head battle in the elimination round of the UAAP Season 81 men’s basketball tournament Sunday at Mall of Asia Arena.The Growling Tigers won their first meeting, 76-74, and their latest win bumped them to .500 territory with a 4-4 record.ADVERTISEMENT Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next MOST READ Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Phivolcs: Slim probability of Taal Volcano caldera eruption LATEST STORIES Crawford stops Benavidez late in last round to keep WBO beltlast_img read more

Inmate who killed Lusignan prisoner to be charged today

first_imgThe inmate, who killed his fellow prisoner at the Lusignan, East Coast Demerara Prison on Wednesday last, is expected to be charged today.Director of Prisons, Gladwin Samuels said the prisoner, Samuel Lyttle, was involved in an argument with another male prisoner on Tuesday last at about 14:00h. During the argument, the enraged prisoner struck Lyttle with a piece of wood. Initially, he was treated at the prison infirmary but rushed to Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) due to the severity of his injuries. He was even placed on life support but breathed his last on Wednesday around 10:35h.However, Guyana Times was told on Tuesday that Lyttle, also called “Tuff Chest” was attacked by a prisoner called “Fish Teeth” of Unity Backdam, Mahaica, after he (Lyttle) bullied the 31-year-old and other inmates in Holding Bay Four.Sources close to the investigation told this publication that the now dead man was in his hammock when “Fish Teeth” attacked him with a piece of wood which had a nail stuck through it. Lyttle was reportedly struck several times to his head by his furious inmate who had to be restrained by several prison officers.Both men were on remand for breaking and entering and larceny cases.Police said the inmate is presently in custody assisting with the investigation. In the meantime, statements have been taken and the murder weapon was recovered and has been sent for analysis at the Guyana Forensic Science Laboratory.A post-mortem examination (PME) conducted on Lyttle’s body by Government Pathologist, Dr Nehaul Singh on Thursday revealed that he died as a result of multiple blunt trauma to the head.last_img read more