Triple crown champion Team Rivals produced one of the most stunning opening game performance, bowling out the Police 1 team for 20 runs in their first inning of the NLA 2014 National Cricket Competition. After recovering from 4 early wickets down, Team Rivals was able to post the newly promoted First Division Champions, Police 1, a gettable score of 212 at Arnos Vale 2, a ground with short straight boundaries.
Details of the game follow:
Team Rivals Vs. Police 1 at Arnos Vale 2: Team Rivals won by an innings and 107 runs
Team Rivals 1st Innings: 212 for 8 declared
Harley Skerritte, 70; Roniel Jeffery, 43; Marvin Small, 24; Deighton Butler, 24; Hyron Shallow, 22
Parnel Browne 3 for 30
Police 1 1st Innings: 20 all out
Asif Hooper, 4 for 6; Deighton Butler, 4 for 10
Police 1 2nd Innings: 85 all out
Parnel Browne, 29
Asif Hooper, 4 for 19
Next weekend, the NLA National Cricket Competition continues with more Premier Division games, and the exciting commencement of the highly anticipated First Division Sunday League, which sees an increase in competing teams, moving from w 7 teams in 2013 to 13 teams in 2014.