The 6ixty, shortest format cricket tournament, is being played in St. Kitts and Nevis. The inaugural match was between the women’s team of Barbados Royals and Trinbago Knight on August 24 (Wednesday) followed by clashes between Guyana Amazon Warriors and Trinbago Knight Riders, and Barbados Royals and Guyana Amazon Warriors.
Barbados Royals vs Trinbago Knight Riders
Barbados Royals defeated Trinbago Knight Riders by 28 runs in the women’s competition by batting first. The team scored 108 runs losing 4 or 6 wickets in 10 overs. Chloe Tryon was the highest scorer with 63 runs in 29 balls. She was announced Player of the Match. The fall of wickets was 1-0 (Reniece Boyce, 0.1 ov), 2-15 (Hayley Matthews, 1.4 ov), 3-90 (Chloe Tryon, 8.4 ov), 4-91 (Chinelle Henry, 8.5 ov). Afy Fletcher, Fatima Sana, Qiana Joseph, Shakera Selman and Shanika Bruce did not bat.
Chasing a target of 109, Trinbago Knight Riders managed to score 80 runs while playing all the 10 overs. It lost three wickets of four and the highest scorer was Hayley Jensen with 22 in 12 balls. The fall of wickets was 1-14 (Natasha McLean, 1.5 ov), 1-27* (Kycia Knight, retired hurt), 2-44 (Kyshona Knight, 6.2 ov), 3-47 (Sune Luus, 6.5 ov). Caneisha Isaac, Sheneta Grimmond, Lee-Ann Kirby, Anisa Mohammed (c) and Jannillea Glasgow did not bat.
Guyana Amazon Warriors vs Trinbago Knight Riders
Guyana Amazon Warriors defeated Trinbago Knight Riders by 15 runs. It scored 81 runs losing two wickets and playing all the 10 overs. The highest scorer was Stafanie Taylor with 29 runs in 18 balls. The fall of wickets was 1-29 (Chamari Athapaththu, 3.4 ov), 2-66 (Rashada Williams, 8.5 ov). Shemaine Campbelle, Rachel Vincent, Chedean Nation, Ayabonga Khaka, Shamilia Connell, Karishma Ramharack and Shabika Gajnabi did not bat. Shamilia Connell was announced Player of the Match for grabbing 2 wickets in 17 balls.
Trinbago Knight Riders lost all the six wickets in 9.3 overs and managed to pocket a total of 66 runs. The highest scorer was Kycia Knight. She pocketed 22 runs in 23 balls. The fall of wickets was 1-6 (Natasha McLean, 0.4 ov), 2-40 (Kyshona Knight, 5.1 ov), 3-50 (Hayley Jensen, 6.1 ov), 4-56 (Kycia Knight, 6.5 ov), 5-64 (Sune Luus, 8.5 ov), 6-66 (Geetika Kodali, 9.3 ov). Caneisha Isaac, Lee-Ann Kirby, Anisa Mohammed (c) and Jannillea Glasgow did not bat.
Barbados Royals vs Guyana Amazon Warriors
The third match of Day 1 was played between the women players of Barbados Royals and Guyana Amazon Warriors. Barbados Royals lost by five wickets by choosing to bat first. It socred 58 by losing all the six wickets in 9.3 overs. The highest scorer was Chloe Tryon. She pocketed 24 runs off 17 balls. The fall of wickets was 1-8 (Reniece Boyce, 1.1 ov), 2-15 (Hayley Matthews, 2.4 ov), 2-24, 3-34 (Chinelle Henry, 5.2 ov), 4-51 (Chloe Tryon, 7.1 ov), 5-52 (Britney Cooper, 7.3 ov), 6-58 (Aaliyah Alleyne, 9.3 ov). Afy Fletcher, Qiana Joseph, Shakera Selman and Mandy Mangru did not bat.
Guyana Amazon Warriors met the target of 59 runs in eight overs and lost a single wicket. Stafanie Taylor pocketed 33 runs off 24 balls while Rashada Williams made 22 runs in 22 balls. The fall of wickets was 1-2 (Chamari Athapaththu, 0.5 ov). Ayabonga Khaka, Chedean Nation, Cherry-Ann Fraser, Karishma Ramharack, Rachel Vincent, Shemaine Campbelle, Shabika Gajnabi and Shamilia Connell did not bat. Stafanie Taylor was announced Player of the Match.