7 Jul 2011

Sport: PNG and Vanuatu to meet in Twenty 20 cricket division one final

10:34 am on 7 July 2011

Papua New Guinea will meet Vanuatu in the of the East-Asia Pacific Division One Twenty 20 cricket tournament, after destroying Samoa in their semi final clash on Amini Park on Wednesday.

The Barramundi's plundered the Samoan attack, racking up an incredible 234 for 5 from their 20 overs with Tony Ura passing three figures and Assad Vala cracking 92.

The only consolation for the visitors was Faasao Mulivai, who did his best to restrict the runflow, taking 3-36 with the ball.

But Samoa were never in contention and in reply could only muster 93 all out.

PNG captain Rarua Dikana says they just want to focus on playing their own game in today's final against Vanuatu, who beat Fiji in the other semi.

Fiji and Samoa will playoff for third place.