Defending champions the St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots, scored a crucial 7 run win over the Trinbago Knight Riders, in their final preliminary round match to keep their play off hopes alive.

Our regional cricket correspondent, Joseph ‘Reds’ Perreira files this report:

The Patriots ended their ten games with 8 points, and will now have to watch and wait on the other games to see if they will progress. They are currently in fourth place.

The tournament continues this evening with sixth place Guyana Amazon Warriors taking on second place St. Lucia Kings.