A fellow spectator tells us that hurricane Brett has hit the US and may be heading for the Bahamas.
Later the same evening we get word that the semi will continue the next day. Game on and rum punch all round.
Semi-final day two and at lunch it looks like the game is over for our boys. Then our final batsmen smashed 55 runs off the last five overs, winning the match with the final ball. I'm not the only one with tears in my eyes.
This is only the third time an English team has made the final of the Garfield Sobers Tournament. The venue, Kensington Oval, Barbados' test ground.
The boys play bravely, but cannot overcome local school Combermere who win the tournament for a fifth time.