Cricket South America Womens Championship, Brasilia, 2011

Dates: Fri, 5th – Mon, 8th Augustbloody but unbowed

Venue: Clube Nipo, Brasilia

Peru Squad:

  • Frances Carr (Captain)
  • Helena Houghton
  • Cally Nixon
  • Michelle Gillespie
  • Francesca Frias
  • Giovani Barco
  • Wendy Shermuly
  • Donella Shermuly
  • Emily Stainton
  • Juliet Solomon
  • Jade Rodriguez
  • 31151_10150200280160545_700635544_12729634_7383663_nNick Barsby (Manager/Coach)

Friday, 5th August

  • Brazil (151 for 3) defeated Chile (58 for 3) by 93 runs.
    • Player of the Match: Erika Reinehr (BRA): 29 runs and only six of the tournament.
  • Argentina (240 for 2) defeated Peru (46 all out) by 194 runs.
    • Player of the Match: Clara Culley (ARG): 66 runs

Saturday, 6th August

  • Chile (130) defeated Peru (63 for 8 ) by 67 runs.
    • Player of the Match: Kate Smith (CHI): 40 not out
  • Brazil (100 for 3) lost to Argentina (101 for 3) by 7 wickets.
    • Player of the Match: Juliana Brito (BRA): 29 not out and 10 runs off 4 overs (4-0-10-0)

brazil and peru 2Sunday, 7th August

  • Peru (31 all out) lost to Brazil (32 for 0) by 10 wickets.
    • Player of the Match: Rachel Maingot (BRA): 3 wickets for 2 runs
  • Argentina (168 for 1) defeated Chile (63 for 5) by 105 runs.
    • Player of the Match: Dirce Yuli (ARG): 78 not out.

Tournament result:

Champions: Argentina

2nd place: Brazil

3rd place: Chile

flac_cs-577x4564th place: Peru.

 

Individual Awards:

Best Batter: Dirce Yuli (ARG) – 138 runs

Best Bowler: Sharon Seaton (ARG) – 5 wickets

Best wicketkeeper: Maria Eduarda Costa (BRA)

Revelation: Jade Rodriguez (PER) – 11 years old, 4 wickets

MVP: Clara Culley (ARG) – 132 runs and 2 wickets

Tour Report by Cricket Peru Women’s Cricket Officer, Juliet Solomon.