ST GEORGE’S, July 17, 2015 – St.Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) defeated Grenada by six wickets in the first of three One Day Games in the Southern Windwards Tournament at the National Stadium on Friday.
Having won the toss, Grenada went in to bat and were dismissed for 115 in 31.0 overs. Akiera Peters (31) and Afy Fletcher (24 not out) were the top run getters. Latoya Providence was pick of the bowlers with figures of three for 17 off six overs.
In reply, SVG got to 116 for 4 in 36.1 overs with Julianna Nero top scoring on 35 runs. Afy Fletcher, Debbie-Ann Lewis and Carena Noel bagged one wicket each.
The second One Day will be played on Saturday at the National Stadium.
The Southern Windwards Tournament is being held to select a team to for the upcoming Regional Women’s Tournament in August.