Sunday 19 September 2010 

Comprehensive Win For Lions Over Guyana

Comprehensive Win For Lions Over Guyana
Comprehensive Win For Lions Over Guyana
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Lions 149-1 (Cameron 78no, Petersen 57no) beat
Guyana 148-9 (Jacobs 34, O'Reilly 4-27) by nine wickets
Champions League Group B, Johannesburg

Unbeaten half-centuries from Richard Cameron and Alviro Petersen and four wickets from Ethan O'Reilly set up a comprehensive nine-wicket Champions League victory for the Lions over Guyana in Johannesburg.

Guyana's problems in the tournament continued as they were held to a modest 148 for nine as O'Reilly returned four for 27, Steven Jacobs top scoring with 34.

After opener Jonathan Vandiar was dismissed for eight, the Lions raced home in 15.1 overs.

Cameron hammered 78 in 42 balls, with five fours and eight sixes, while Petersen finished unbeaten on 57 in 38 deliveries having struck six fours and two sixes.

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