(TKR) completed their league marketing campaign with an all-win report crushing the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots by way of 9 wickets within the Caribbean Premier League stumble upon. Whilst TKR crowned the desk with 10 wins from as many video games, , St Lucia Zouks and Jamaica Tallawahs finished the semi-final line-up. Within the first semi-final, TKR will tackle fourth-placed Jamaica whilst Guayana and St Lucia will likely be pitted in opposition to every different within the different semi-final.
Taking part in with out their premier fit winner Sunil Narine, TKR bowled out the St Kitts & Nevis Patriots within 19 overs for a paltry 77 and chased down their modest goal within 12 overs shedding a unmarried wicket.
Within the different fit of the day, St. Lucia Zouks beat Jamaica Tallawahs by way of 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 did not transparent deep midwicket and after 3 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, off his fellow leg-spinner Fawad Ahmed.
The 48-year-old Tambe were given a wicket of his personal, trapping Joshua da Silva leg prior to and Fawad trapped the promoted Imran Khan in equivalent model for a duck.
At midway the Patriots have been 36/5, and each and every over were bowled by way of spinners. Denesh Ramdin confirmed intent to hit smashing Fawad for a flat six however Patriots have been shedding wickets speedy.
After 14 they have been 64 for 6. Fawad picked up two wickets in his final over. Patriots have been 75/9 off 17 they usually simply handed the their lowest ever Hero CPL general of 75 in 2016.
Phillips quickly ended the innings out of its distress and it was once the primary innings in CPL historical past the place a staff didn’t hit a unmarried 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 were given any other sport 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 taste with a six.
Transient ratings: 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 way of 9 wickets Participant of the fit: 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 way of 11 runs Participant of the fit: Zahir Khan.