Cricket South America Women’s Championship, Buenos Aires, 2017

The 5th Cricket South America Women’s Championship took place in Buenos Aires from October 13th – 16th, 2017 and saw the Peru women’s team earn a historic first international victory, against Chile on Day 2.

22489688_10213795806950349_5436524427251113420_nThe Peru women’s team (the Vicuñas):

  • Jade Rodriguez
  • Silvana Uceda
  • Joanna Sanford
  • Giovanna Barco
  • Samantha Hickman (Captain)
  • Tricia Bissessar-Yarna
  • Caitlin Bissessar-Yarna
  • Serita Pickersgill
  • A. Aloy
  • V. Carty
  • C. Sosa

Day 1 – Fri, 13th Oct: 

  • Peru lost to Argentina
  • Chile (76 for 4 in 20 overs) lost to Brazil (77 for 3 in 13 overs) by 7 wickets.

  • Argentina (226 for 4 in 20 overs) defeated Peru (73 for 4 in 20 overs) by 153 runs.
  • Brazil (135 for 3 in 20 overs) defeated Chile (46 all out in 11.4 0vers) by 89 runs.

Day 2 – Sat, 14th Oct: 

  • Peru (79 for 2 in 20 overs) lost to Chile (80 for 3 in 19.5 overs) by 7 wickets.
  • Brazil (100 for 4 in 20 overs) lost to Argentina (101 for 6 in 19.2 overs) by 4 wickets.

  • Chile (101 for 9 in 20 overs) lost to Peru (103 for 3 in 16.4 overs) by 7 wickets.
  • Brazil (64 for 9 in 20 overs) lost to Argentina (66 for 6 in 13.1 overs) by 4 wickets.

Day 3 – Sun 15th Oct: 

  • Chile (99 for 3 in 20 overs) lost to Argentina (100 for 2 in 17.5 overs) by 8 wickets.
  • Peru (51 for 5 off 20 overs) lost to Brazil (52 for 0 in 4.1 overs) by 10 wickets.

  • Brazil (161 for 0 in 20 overs) defeated Peru (87 for 4 in 20 overs) by 74 runs.
  • Chile (87 for 3 in 20 overs) lost to Argentina (88 for 5 in 16.2 overs) by 5 wickets.

Day 4 – Mon, 16th Oct: 

  • 3rd/4th Play-Off: Peru (54 all out in 14.3 overs) lost to Chile (53 for 1 in 8.3 overs) by 9 wickets.

  • Final: Brazil (97 for 7 in 20 overs) lost to Argentina (98 for 8 in 18 overs) by 2 wickets.
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Champions: Argentina’s Flamingos.