Fiji Time: 12:29 PM on Saturday 28 November

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / Sport

Western Suburbs through to top four in Easter cricket

Rashneel Kumar
Saturday, April 19, 2014

THE Western Suburbs District Cricket Club snatched the final spot in the top four in the 2014 LICI Easter Tournament.

The club from Brisbane, Australia yesterday defeated Lakeba by seven wickets at Albert Park in Suva yesterday.

Lakeba won the toss and chose to bat first scoring 97 runs after losing all its players in 28.3 overs.

Peni Dakai started well scoring 37 runs but faltered following a strong bowling from the visitors.

Western Suburbs skipper Matt Dyson was the hero for the side after taking five wickets for 41 runs after ten overs.

Fiji's own Viliame Yabaki also did well for the Australians with an economical 4-18 after 7.3 overs.

In reply, Western Suburbs reached the required runs in 15.3 overs with the loss of three wickets.

In the semi-finals commencing at 9.30am today, Suva Warriors will play Suva Crusaders at Albert Park I while Moce will take on Western Suburbs at Albert Park II.

The final will be played on Monday.

Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.62590.6069
JPY 58.270455.2704
GBP 0.31140.3034
EUR 0.44340.4314
NZD 0.72230.6893
AUD 0.65460.6296
USD 0.47290.4559



Exchange Rate updated on 27th November 2015

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. 7s with a smile
  2. Former CEO recalls days of sunken vessel
  3. 'Ship was fit to sail'
  4. Tears of joy as Tubalagi graduates
  5. Give them this day their daily bread
  6. PS confirms oil volume
  7. Roadworks to end soon
  8. Bridges to run a century
  9. Stage set for fashion show
  10. Pacific's last chance

Top Stories this Week

  1. Left for dead Wednesday (25 Nov)
  2. MV Suilven sinks Wednesday (25 Nov)
  3. 8 years for raping man Tuesday (24 Nov)
  4. MV Suilven sinks in Suva Harbour Tuesday (24 Nov)
  5. Torture suspects known to police Thursday (26 Nov)
  6. Friend indeed Monday (23 Nov)
  7. 'Racial slur' Sunday (22 Nov)
  8. Sevens hurdle Tuesday (24 Nov)
  9. Sex assault claim Thursday (26 Nov)
  10. Prof Prasad leaves school premises as 'mark of respect' Monday (23 Nov)