Match Preview – 1st Match: Bay Leaf Blasters vs Ginger Generals
Bayleaf Blasters and Ginger Generals will seek to create history by winning the first game of the inaugural Dream 11 Spice Isle T10 tournament.
In the Spotlight
Bayleaf Blasters led by West Indies and Windwards Islands left handed opening batsman Devon Smith, boast of talented and powerful batting line up which includes Wicket Keeper Batsman Denis Smith, Josh Noel an explosive top order batsman and Jalon “Boyzie” Olive (Reigning Soca Monarch) who can hit the ball long and hard. Blasters will be depending on their slow bowlers for success, captain Smith has the leg spin options of Richard Rogers, Deron Hypolite and the willy veteran Alvin Ramnauth available.
Ginger Generals is led by Windward Islands Volcanoes middle order Batsman Roland Cato who will lead his teams batting efforts, support should be provided from the talented top order batsmen, Wavell Benjamin and Keone George. In the bowling department captain Cato has a lot of artillery in his arsenal which includes the likes of Larry Edward, Nelon Pascal, Nicklaus Redhead and Daniel Mc Donald.
Conditions will be partly sunny tomorrow with the chance of showers
The pitch is a fresh wicket, might be early assistance for the bowlers but will be favourable to batting.
Bayleaf Blasters: Devon Smith (C) Markel Baptiste, Keron Charles, Leon Chichester, Amikel Dubissette, Sharkim Edwards, Deron Hypolite, Josh Noel, Jalon Olive, Alvin Ramnauth, Richard Rogers, Denis Smith (wk) Craig Williams, Ronel Williams
Ginger Generals: Roland Cato ( C) Sheon Andrew, Wavel Benjamin, Jahiem Brathwaite, Roland Cato, Reynold Charles, Larry Edward, Michael Fraser, Randol Garcia, Keone George, Anil Matthew (wk) Daniel Mc Donald, Sunil Narayan, Nelon Pascal, Nicklaus Redhead