Inside the Keith Boyce Memorial Tournament
Date Published: 2019-04-29
Summary: Report, scores
Keith Boyce Memorial Tournament
Young, Smith shine as Boyce X1 retain Keith Boyce Memorial title
Bridgetown, Barbados, April 29 - (www.bcacricket.org) - Fast bowler Nyeem Young grabbed seven wickets and opener Dwayne Smith struck an unbeaten half-century as Keith Boyce X1 brushed aside Wendy’s Bar X1 by eight wickets to retain the Keith Boyce Memorial title at Diamond Corner.
Young, a West Indies Under-19 player, took seven for 26 off 4.3 overs after coming on as first change to send Wendy’s Bar X1 tumbling to 96 all out off 17.3 overs after they won the toss in what turned out to be a one-sided Final.
Opener Demetrius Richards topscored with 25 off 39 balls including three fours.
Smith then slammed 73 not out off 41 balls containing seven fours and four sixes as the Keith Boyce X1 triumphed in 12.3 overs to capture their sixth title.
Wendy’s Bar X1 96 all out (17.3 overs) (Demetrius Richards 25, Kadeem Alleyne 14, Akeem Dewar 14, Gian Benjamin 11; Nyeem Young 7-26).
Keith Boyce X1 99-2 (12.3 overs) (Dwayne Smith 73 not out - 41 balls, 7 fours, 4 sixes).
Toss: Wendy’s Bar X1.
Player-of-the-Match: Nyeem Young.
Umpires: A. Corbin, S. Codrington.
Scorers: L. Prescod, C. Chapman.