Charlestown, Nevis: The Nevis Cricket Association hosted a trial match over the weekend as the Nevis senior team intensified preparations for the upcoming Leeward Islands tournament which is set to bowl off in St.Kitts and Nevis this weekend. The teams were captained by Javia Liburd and Tonito Willet respectively
Liburd’s X1 batted first and scored 153 with Akito Willet top scoring with 40 and Alex Williams getting 21. Jamie Wilkinson, Tonito Willet and Junie Willams all got two wickets each. Willet’s X1 then amassed 250 runs, bowled out at 5:30 pm, thus bringing an end to the match. Andre Browne struck 69; Allan Powell 48 and Carlon Smithen 23. Chavil Archibald was the lead bowler with 3 wickets. Nevis is set to engage Montserrat in the first match of the LI tournament, this coming weekend at the ET Willet Park.