Six teams are participating this year in the contest that is organized and sponsored by the Department of Sport in Basseterre. It is a 25 overs a side contest.
The tournament began on Sunday (19th August) with three games at venues on Nevis and St. Kitts.
At Warner Park, St. Kitts took on Dominica, who batted first and scored 120/5 in their allotted 25 overs. Tahj Tavanier scored 25, Gamaleal Ophar 21, Terrel Touissant 18, and Leice Charles 17.
Bowling For St Kitts – Jerellius Louis collected 1 wicket for 7 runs; Osiquekiel Hewitt got 1 wicket for 16 runs and Kwame Challenger 1 wicket for 20 runs.
St Kitts in reply were 59 all out in 20 overs with Xavier Saunders 15 and Jerome Thomas 11.
Bowling for Dominica, Lee Louis got 3 wickets for 14 runs, Daneal Dupigny 3 wickets for 19 runs and Alic Athanaze 2 wickets for 2 runs
Dominica won by 61 Runs.
Player of the Match for St Kitts was Xavier Saunders, while Player of the Match for Dominica was Tahj Tavanier.
At the Elquemedo Willet Park in Nevis, the home team (Nevis) took on Montserrat. Nevis batted first and scored 177/6 in 25 overs with a top score of 51 from Leshon Freeman, Jamie Cornlieus made 50 and Marcus Dubberry got to 23.
Bowling for Montserrat saw Chinnam Patal picking up 2 wickets for 28 runs.
Montserrat In Reply Reached 103/6 in 25 overs with Kriston Morain making 25 not out.
Bowling for Nevis Marcus-Dubbery got 3 wickets for 8 runs. Nevis won by 74 Runs.
Player of the Match for Nevis was Leshon Freeman and Player of the Match for Montserrat was Kriston Morain.
Anguilla also took on Barbados at the Conaree Sports Complex. Anguilla batting first scored 31 all out in 17.3 overs.
Bowling for Barbados-Camarie Boyce got 3 wickets for 6 runs, Najel Holder 3 wickets for 10 runs, Micah Thornhill 2 wickets 3 runs and Jarion Hoyte 2 wickets for 8 runs.
Barbados in Reply- 34/0 in 1.5 overs, Limar Pierce made 23 not out, Barbados won by 10 wickets
Player of the Match for Barbados was Camarie Boyce.
Player of the Match for Anguilla was Jacob Paul.
Round two of the Matches will continue on Monday 20th August, 2012, with St Kitts vs Nevis at the Elquemedo Willet Park and Anguilla vs Dominica at the Conaree Sports Complex.