Heavy and persistent morning rain forced the cancellation of all the rescheduled matches, in the fifth and final round of the third annual Desmond Haynes Under-16 Knockout cricket competition earlier today.
With the semi-finals slated for May Day organisers will be hoping for a complete change in the weather.
Two-time champions TeleBarbados Carlton Juniors meet Fusionz Boutique Passage United at Passage Road. These teams previously met in the first two finals. In the other encounter, Dover Juniors will entertain CounterPoint Wanderers Juniors at Dover.
Carlton Juniors and Dover Juniors both ended at the top of zone ‘B’ with 12 points but Dover Juniors had the better net run rate. Passage United won zone ‘A’ with 14 points.
Wanderers Juniors and YMPC Juniors were joint- second in zone ‘A’ with 10 points, however Wanderers Juniors advanced with the superior net run rate.
The final is set for Whit Monday, May 20 at the Desmond Haynes Oval.
Final standings: (Net run rate in brackets where applicable).
ZONE A: Passage United 14, Wanderers Juniors 10 (0.891), YMPC Juniors 10 (-0.159), Northern Academy Juniors 6, Lords Juniors 0.
ZONE B: Dover Juniors 12 ((3.041), Carlton Juniors 12 (1.683), Banks Juniors 10, North Stars Juniors 6, Ellerton Juniors 0.