Outlaws easily defeated by 10 wickets yesterday at Tamarac Recreational Park in Fort Lauderdale. Lightning playing their first match in the premier division after winning they won the Spring Season Division one title was ask to take first strike on a moist pitch and heavy overcast condition.
It did not take long for reality to set-in; Lightning lost one of the most experienced batsmen Shazam Mohamed in the first over of the match when he was bowled by Anoop Basdeo and they never was able to recover as they continue to loose wickets at regular interval. They were eventually bowled out for 62 in in only 14 of their allotted 20 overs.
With only 63 needed to win Outlaws opening pair Kaiume Mohamed and Vickram Kumar when after the total aggressively achieving it in only 4.4 overs without losing any wickets.