Three matches were played in the Desruisseaux T20 Cricket Competition this past weekend.
On Saturday, Rising Stars defeated Monarch by two wickets, while Glass Masters beat Cacao Shooters by six wickets, aided by a strong bowling performance of 4-12 by Stephen Albert.
On Sunday United Raiders beat Lara Construction by six runs in an exciting encounter. Batting first, United Raiders reached 166/7 in their 20 overs.
Chasing 167 for victory, Lara Construction reached 160/8. Despite a spirited 45 from Earny Charlery and 39 from Dwaine Jankie, Lara Construction fell short of the target by six runs. The pick of the bowlers for United Raiders was Laxman Persad who grabbed 3-15.
Matches continue on Saturday and Sunday in Desruisseaux at 10am and 2pm on both days.