Coasters cruise to 4 wicket win

A top order batting performance ensured a four wicket win for Coasters over Pari in the T20 ITI Port Moresby Cricket Association competition this morning at Amini Park

 In the round 6 match in the men's premier division, Pari batted first and finished at 9/116 batting out the full 20 overs.

Pari's Lister Oala top scored with 26 runs.

It was Colin Amini who was the best of the bowlers for Coasters taking 3/12.

In their run chase, Coasters’ openers, Chris Amini (14) and Nuana Nuana (44) made it look easy with a solid opening partnership.

Coasters reached the target after 18.2 overs finishing at 6/119.

In the other matches of the weekend, Badili edged out Poreporena by 5 runs while United thrashed Kempa by 8 wickets.

The competition will now go into a two-week recess.

Troy Taule