Delray Rawlins and Kamau Leverock both missed the Cup Match Classic to continue their dreams of obtaining a full contract with a English County Team, they were both in action and both went down.
Rawlins and his Sussex’s Second Eleven teammates were defeated by Middlesex on the final day of their three-day Championship match at Richmond CC, despite a second century of the week from Ashar Zaidi.
Rawlins and his teammates won toss and decided to bat, they were bowled out for 177, with Rawlins batting at number eight out for 14 from 46 deliveries hitting 1 four.
Middlesex were bowled out for 328, with Rawlins returning figures of 2-0-13-0.
In the second inning Rawlins and his teammates were bowled out for 256, Rawlins could only manage 1 run from 13 deliveries.
Middlesex only needed 105 to win scoring the required runs losing three wickets along the way. Rawlins took a catch and bowled 1.1-0-5-0.
Leverock and his Newport Cricket Club teammates went down by 98 runs in their South Wales Premier Division One 1st XI match against Cardiff Cricket Club.
Leverock’s Newport won the toss and elected to field, Cardiff scored 236/9 in their allotted 50 overs, Leverock finished with figures of 10-2-40-4, he almost picked up his second hat-trick in two weeks, when he first bowled David Kirtley, he then bowled Harry Bowles with his next delivery before watching Kiran Carlson defend a Yorker well.
In reply Newport were bowled out for 138, Leverock opened the batting and was the top scorer with 51 off 41 deliveries, he hit 2 fours and 5 sixes in his stay at the crease.
Friday, July 31, 2015
CUP MATCH 2015 DAY 2
Janeiro Tucker had a hand in early Wickets
Somerset Cricket Club Win by 8 Wickets
St. George’s Cricket Club 113 & 133 Somerset Cricket Club 154 & 93/2 – AFTERNOON SESSION
St. George’s Cricket Club began the day behind the Somerset Cricket Club first inning lead of 41. St. George’s Cricket Club were bowled out for 133 a lead of 92 runs. Macai Simmons was the top scorer with 30, while Onias Bascome added 29. Malachi Jones was the top bowler for the Somerset Cricket Club with figures of 9-3-21-3, while Derrick Brangman who will no doubt be named Man of the Match finished with figures of 15-4-26-3.
In reply the Somerset Cricket Club scored 93/2 with Terryn Fray scoring 61 not out and captain Jekon Edness not out on 19. Kyle Hodsoll returned figures of 5-1-17-1 for the St. George’s cricket Club, while Stefan Kelly bowled 4-0-23-1.
St. George’s Cricket Club Inning
..20 (26) Treadwell Gibbons LBW Janeiro Tucker ..00 (02) Jason Anderson c Janeiro Tucker b Malachi Jones ..17 (23) Christian Gibbons c Derrick Brangman b Malachi Jones ..06 (08) Fiqre Crockwell b Derrick Brangman ..13 (30) OJ Pitcher c Derrick Brangman b Janeiro Tucker ..00 (03) Damali Bell c Peirre Smith b Derrick Brangman ..29 (80) Onias Bascome c Chris Douglas b Greg Maybury ..30 (36) Macai Simmons C Janeiro Tucker b Jordan DeSilva ..05 (23) George O’Brien C Justin Corday b Derrick Brangman ..07 (32) Stefan Kelly Not Out ..03 (16) Kyle Hodsoll b Malachi Jones ..04 Extras (3lb-1w) 133 Total All Out after 43 overs
9.0-3-21-3 Malachi Jones 4.0-0-16-1 Greg Maybury 5.0-0-20-1 Jordan DeSilva 11.-3-35-2 Janeiro Tucker 15.-4-26-3 Derrick Brangman 3.0-0-12-0 Jacobi Robinson
Somerset Cricket Club Inning
..04 (06) Chris Douglas c Macai Simmons b Kyle Hodsoll ..61 (52) Terryn Fray Not Out ..07 (19) Tre Manders c Christian Burgess b Stefan Kelly ..19 (20) Jekon Edness Not Out ..02 Extras (2lb) ..93 Total for 2 Wickets after 16.2 overs
Fall of Wickets: 1-12 (Douglas), 2-49 (Manders)
4.0-0-25-0 George O’Brien 5.0-1-17-1 Kyle Hodsoll 4.0-0-23-1 Stefan Kelly 2.0-0-10-0 Fiqre Crockwell 1.0-0-04-0 Damali Bell 0.2-0-05-0 Onias Bascome
Thursday, July 30, 2015
CUP MATCH 2015 DAY 1
Cup Match Toss
Somerset Lead at the Close of Play by 41 runs
St. George’s Cricket Club 113 Somerset Cricket Club 154 – END OF PLAY DAY ONE
Champions Somerset Cricket Club captain Jekon Edness won the toss and elected to send the challengers to bat. St. George’s Cricket Club were bowled out for 113 in 49.1 overs, an hour after lunch, with Treadwell Gibbons the top scorer with 32, captain OJ Pitcher added 16, while colt Macai Simmons scored 16. Janeiro Tucker and Jordan DeSilva grabbed 2 wickets for 9 runs to lead the Somerset Cricket Club bowling attack.
In reply the Somerset Cricket Club were bowled out for 154, a lead of 41, Tre Manders was their top scorer with 39 before being run out, while Derrick Brangman was 35 not out when the inning ended. The St. George’s Cricket Club bowling attack was led by Kyle Hodsoll who retuned figures of 9-1-20-4.
St. George’s Cricket Club 1st Inning
..32 (91) Treadwell Gibbons LBW Janeiro Tucker ..00 (01) Fiqre Crockwell c Jekon Edness b Malachi Jones ..05 (31) Christian Burgess c Jacobi Robinson b Jordan DeSilva ..12 (15) Jason Anderson c Janeiro Tucker b Greg Maybury ..20 (64) OJ Pitcher c Derrick Brangman b Janeiro Tucker ..12 (24) Onias Bascome c Jekon Edness b Malachi Jones ..16 (31) Macai Simmons c Malachi Jonesb Derrick Brangman ..04 (20) Damali Bell c Malachi Jones b Jacobi Robinson ..01 (03) George O’Brien c Tre Manders b Derrick Brangman ..05 (14) Stefan Kelly Not Out ..03 (08) Kyle Hodsoll c Jacobi Robinson b Jordan DeSilva ..03 Extras (1w-2lb) 113 Total All Out after 49.1 overs
8.0-2-20-2 Malachi Jones 10.-2-25-1 Greg Maybury 3.1-1-09-2 Jordan DeSilva 7.0-3-23-1 Jacobi Robinson 11.-4-09-2 Janeiro Tucker 10.-1-21-2 Derrick Brangman
Somerset Cricket Club Inning
..11 (17) Chris Douglas b Kyle Hodsoll ..00 (04) Terryn Fray b Kyle Hodsoll ..39 (73) Tre Manders Run Out ..23 (47) Stephen Outerbridge b Stefan Kelly ..02 (18) Janeiro Tucker c Treadwell Gibbons b George O’Brien ..08 (11) Jekon Edness b Kyle Hodsoll ..03 (11) Malachi Jones c Nzari Paynter b Kyle Hodsoll ..09 (18) Jordan DeSilva LBW George O’Brien ..09 (05) Jacobi Robinson c Christian Burgess b Stefan Kelly ..35 (27) Derrick Brangman Not Out ..08 (14) Greg Maybury b Damali Bell ..07 Extras (2nb-4lb-1w) 154 Total All Out after 40.1 overs
11.-1-58-2 George O’Brien 9.0-1-20-4 Kyle Hodsoll 6.4-0-13-1 Damali Bell 13.3-2-54-2 Stefan Kelly
Thursday, July 30, 2015
O'Brien Pleads Guilty to Level 1 Breach
George O’Brien received an official reprimand after pleading Guilty to a Level 1 breach of the Cup Match Code of Conduct during the First Day's play of the 113th Annual Cup Match between Somerset Cricket Club and St George's Cricket Club at Wellington Oval on Thursday July 30th 2015.
O’Brien was found to have breached Article 2.1.3 of the Cup Match Code of Conduct (the "Code") which relates to "showing dissent at an Umpire’s decision during the Match."
After bowling the 4th ball in the 23rd Over, O’Brien appealed for an LBW decision which the Umpire turned down the appeal, O’Brien then showed dissent at the Umpire's decision.
O’Brien admitted the offense and accepted the sanction proposed by the Match Referee Roger Dill, as such, there was no need for a formal hearing.
The charge had been laid by the on-field Umpires Kent Gibbons and Emmerson Carrington and third Umpire James Mc Kirdy.
The range of permissible sanctions for all first Level 1 offenses is a warning or reprimand and/or the imposition of a fine of up to 25 per cent of the applicable match fee.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
HSBC to host Cup Match Presidents
Neil Paynter & Alfred Maybury
St. George’s Cricket Club President, Neil Paynter officially announces HSBC Bermuda’s sponsorship of the Cup Match Classic 2015. HSBC Bermuda is proud to partner with the Presidents of the St. George’s and Somerset Cricket Clubs to support Bermuda’s biggest sporting event of the year.
In celebration of their support for the Cup Match event, HSBC hosted a Cup Match motorcade around the streets of Hamilton on Monday, promoting the spirit of the event. HSBC staff engaged with members of the community by issuing free Cup Match flags in team colors.
Richard Moseley, HSBC Bermuda CEO said, “There is nothing like Cup Match anywhere in the world, and HSBC is proud to once again be the lead sponsor of this year’s Cup Match Classic. The two days of Cup Match are a very special time of celebration in Bermuda, where we not only can watch some great cricket but also spend quality time with friends and family.”
HSBC is also partnering with T&T Productions and Logic, to bring the event live, free to the Bermuda community on Logic (formerly CableVision) channel 99 and WOW channel 103, with live internet streaming on bermudacupmatch.com. The event will also be aired live on VSB radio, Mix 106.
Jennifer Mahoney, Vice President of Marketing and Customer Care, Logic said, “This is an important cultural celebration for Bermuda. Not everyone is able to attend the Match, but we know many people want to experience the excitement of the event through the live television coverage. We are pleased to partner with the St. George’s Cricket Club, T&T Productions, HSBC and other sponsors, to bring this service to the community.”
Dwight Denbrook, V. P. Operations, WOW said “We are pleased and excited to be included with the team of T & T Productions, HSBC and Logic to bring this important showpiece of our Bermudian culture to our customers. We are thankful for the opportunity. This shows a great collaboration of corporate partners in delivering an important community service to our residents and guests.”
The Bank will be hosting activities in all branches on Wednesday, July 29TH from 12 noon -2 p.m., including free snow cones and tattoos in team colors. At the HSBC HarbourView Centre, between 11.30 a.m. – 1.30 p.m., a live radio show, hosted by VSB’s “The Captain” will air on Mix 106, and include interviews with the Club Presidents.
Neil Paynter, St. George’s Cricket Club President said, “The time has come. St. George’s Cricket Club is ready to host an amazing two days of competition and cultural celebration. We are looking forward to seeing everyone at the St. Georges Cricket Club July 30th and 31st, or tune in to the TV, internet or radio coverage. May the best team win….and we all know who that will be!”.