Worcestershire Seconds experienced mixed fortunes in two T20 matches with Papau New Guinea at Worcester Royal Grammar School's ground at Flagge Meadow.

The Seconds romped to a seven wicket win in the opening match but were edged out by three runs in the second.

Papau New Guinea were restricted to 128-7 in Game One with Darrel Williams (3-15) the most successful bowler.

Then Alexei Kervezee and skipper Shaaiq Choudhry hurried Worcestershire to victory with a third wicket stand of 89 in nine overs.

Choudhry fell for 33 but Kervezee finished ubeaten on 68 from just 47 balls with 10 boundaries.

Game Two appeared to be heading the same way after Papau New Guinea again batted first and were restricted to 132 all out.

Spinners George Rhodes (2-17), Choudhry (2-20) and Brett D'Oliveira (2-25) were the most successful bowlers.

But the Seconds lost wickets at regular intervals in reply and were 86-7 before Alex Hepburn (36) and Williams (8) added 36.

They took the score to 122-7 but then both were dismissed in the 19th over and the innings closed on 129-9.

GAME ONE

Papau New Guinea

Ura b Choudhry 14

Siaka b Kervezee 13

Vala c Fraine b Williams 44

Pala b Rhodes 10

Dai c Fraine b Williams 14

Vare st Wilcox b Choudhry 2

Bau not out 15

Reva c Fraine b Williams 6

Soper not out 2

Extras 10

Total (for 7 wickets) 128

FOW: 17, 50, 65, 101, 104, 108, 124

Bowling

Kervezee 4-0-27-1

Smith 3-0-14-0

Hepburn 1-0-13-0

D'Oliveira 2-0-20-0

Choudhry 4-0-18-2

Rhodes 2-0-12-1

Williams 3-0-15-3

Aucott 1-0-8-0

Worcestershire Seconds

Kohler-Cadmore c Soper b Vala 10

D'Oliveira st Vare b Vala 0

Kervezee not out 68

Choudhry c Bau b Reva 33

Rhodes not out 14

Total (for 3 wickets) 131

FOW: 1, 20, 109

Bowling: Vala 2-27, Reva 1-10

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GAME TWO

Papau New Guinea

Ura c Choudhry b D'Oliveira 25

Siaka c Rhodes b Aucott 8

Pala b Rhodes 36

Morea run out (D'Oliveira) 8

Dai c Wilcox b D'Oliveira 1

Bau lbw Rhodes 15

Vala run out 13

Soper c Rhodes b Choudhry 20

Vanua c Hepburn b Williams 1

Raho c Williams b Choudhry 0

Nou not out 0

Extras 5

Total (all out) 132

FOW: 26, 70, 74, 77, 82, 107, 121, 122, 128, 132

Bowling

Kervezee 2-0-13-0

Smith 1-0-12-0

Aucott 2-0-15-1

Hepburn 1-0-7-0

D'Oliveira 4-0-25-2

Choudhry 3-0-20-2

Rhodes 4-0-17-2

Williams 3-0-18-1

Worcestershire Seconds

Kohler-Cadmore c Bau b Vala 4

D'Oliveira c Siaka b Vanua 7

Kervezee c Raha b Nou 19

Choudhry c Vanau b Raho 6

Rhodes c Pala b Dai 5

Hepburn c Soper b Vanua 36

Dell run out 4

Aucott b Dai 9

Williams c Morea b Vanua 8

Smith not out 3

Wilcox not out 1

Extras 27

Total (for 9 wickets) 129

FOW: 4, 38, 50, 51, 62, 68, 86, 122, 126

Bowling: Vala 1-7, Vanua 3-22, Nou 1-25, Raho 1-13, Dai 2-24