Inaugural cricket classic this weekend
Cricket enthusiasts are expected to flock to the Desmond Haynes Oval, Black Rock, St. Michael this Sunday for the inaugural Philo Wallace/Ottis Gibson Under-18 Cricket Classic.
A number of the island’s most promising junior cricketers will be displaying their skills while competing for a first prize of $2 500. The runners-up will pocket $1 000 and third and fourth-placed will receive $500 each.
Teams: Gee Spot Regional Tigers XI – Lee-Germon Gaskin (captain), Chad Williams (vice- captain), Shayne Moseley, Jonathan Drakes, Justin Greaves, Reeshon Primus, Rashid Trotman, Jesse Bootan, Megus Smith, Jeremy Solozano, Shakeem Clarke, Brandon Maharay, Romario Greaves. Head coach: Gerald Garcia; Assistant coach: Pedro Collins; Trainer: Roderick Higgins; Liaison Officer: Carlo Morris.
Carlton Juniors – Marlon Welcome-Goodman (captain), Dario Boyce, Adrian Connell, Devon Goodman, Keon Harding, Matthew Jones, Akeem Jordan, Nicholas Kirton, Javed Leacock, Nathan Mayers, Shaquille Richards, Ricardo Small-Boyce, Tarik Shorey, Shamar Springer. Coach: Kyle Mayers.
Foundation – Carlos Maynard (captain), Shomari Davis, Aaron Jones, Jerome Jones, Joshua Drakes, Ricardo Hermas, Jofra Archer, Darien Seale, Stefon Jordan, Micah Howard, Chares Skeete, Raynaldo Estwick, Amahl Nathaniel, Shakeel Knight, Dayne Doughty. Head coach: Nhamo Winn; Manager: Denis Osbourne.
Wanderers – Kyle Hinkson, Jon Ross Brathwaite, Levi Cadogan, Zachary McCaskie, Fabian Best, Matthew Greaves, Andrew Clarke, Kyle Yearwood, Jacques, Hibbert, Craig Holder, Shane Proverbs, Jameel Stuart, Tevyn Walcott, Tremaine Edwards. Reserves: Richard Perkins, Adrian Forde, Shakeel Knight. Manager: Ian Best.