Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) completed their league marketing campaign with an all-win report crushing the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots by 9 wickets within the Caribbean Premier League encounter. While TKR topped the desk with 10 wins from as many video games, Guyana Amazon Warriors, St Lucia Zouks and Jamaica Tallawahs accomplished the semi-final line-up. In the primary semi-final, TKR will tackle fourth-placed Jamaica whereas Guayana and St Lucia will likely be pitted in opposition to one another within the different semi-final.
Playing with out their premier match winner Sunil Narine, TKR bowled out the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots inside 19 overs for a paltry 77 and chased down their modest goal inside 12 overs shedding a single wicket.
In the opposite match of the day, St. Lucia Zouks beat Jamaica Tallawahs by 11 runs.
For TKR, skipper Kieron Pollard had Akeal Hosein and Sikandar Raza open the bowling. Chris Lynn did hit Hosein for a six however two balls later he didn’t clear deep midwicket and after three overs, the Patriots have been 13 for 1.
Bottled-up Evin Lewis confronted 19 dot balls in his 24 ball innings and the Powerplay rating 27 for two in six overs.
Ben Dunk too fell to a top-edge, Pravin Tambe taking an excellent catch at short-third man off his fellow leg-spinner Fawad Ahmed.
The 48-year-old Tambe obtained a wicket of his personal, trapping Joshua da Silva leg earlier than and Fawad trapped the promoted Imran Khan in related trend for a duck.
At midway the Patriots have been 36/5, and each over had been bowled by spinners. Denesh Ramdin confirmed intent to hit smashing Fawad for a flat six however Patriots have been shedding wickets quick.
After 14 they have been 64 for six. Fawad picked up two wickets in his final over. Patriots have been 75/9 off 17 and so they simply handed the their lowest ever Hero CPL complete of 75 in 2016.
Phillips quickly ended the innings out of its distress and it was the primary innings in CPL historical past the place a group didn’t hit a single 4.
Chasing 78 for a win, Knight Riders’ Tion Webster hit two fours off Sheldon Cottrell within the first over of the chase.
With Narine and Lendl Simmons rested, Amir Jangoo obtained one other recreation and he didn’t permit many dot balls and gave strike to the fluent Webster, who hit Imran for 2 extra fours to take the Knight Riders to 27/0 off 4 overs after which 42/0 off the Powerplay.
Webster helped Knight Riders previous opening stand of pair 50 for the primary wicket all season however Jangoo fell to Emrit subsequent ball to finish the stand at 54.
Seifert joined Webster, and the Knight Riders coasted to 63/1 at midway. Seifert completed the innings in fashion with a six.
Brief scores: Trinbago Knight Riders 78/1 (Webster 41*, Jangoo 19, Seifert 16*; Emrit 1/14) beat St Kitts & Nevis Patriots 77 all out (Ramdin 19, Emrit 15, Lewis 12; Fawad 4/21, Hosein 2/25, Phillip 1/3, Raza 1/6, Tambe 1/9, Ali Khan 1/10) by 9 wickets Player of the match: Fawad Ahmed
St Lucia Zouks 145/6 (Najibullah 35, Chase 32*, Cornwall 32; Mujeeb 2/28, Lamichhane 1/20, Edwards 1/24, Permaul 1/27) beat Jamaica Tallawahs 134/9 (Phillips 49, Kirton 25, Blackwood 25; Glenn 3/16, Zahir 3/25, Williams 2/27) by 11 runs Player of the match: Zahir Khan.
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