Canterbury Kings win high-scoring thriller against Northern Knights in Dream11 Super Smash
Leo Carter hit 6 sixes in a row as Canterbury Kings won a high-scoring thriller against Northern Knights in the Dream11 Super Smash today at the Hagley Oval, Christchurch.
Northern Knights 219-7 (20 Ovs) – (Tim Seifert 74, Dean Brownlie 55, Daniel Flynn 27; Andrew Ellis 2-35, Cole McConchie 2-33)
Canterbury Kings 222-3 (18.5 Ovs) – (Chad Bowes 57, Cole McConchie 49*, Leo Carter 70*; Anton Devcich 0-61 inc 6x6s off an over)
Result - Canterbury Kings won by 7 wickets
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Leo Carter hit 6 sixes in a row and the @CanterburyCrick Kings have pulled off the huge chase of 220 with 7 balls to spare at Hagley Oval! ??
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Northern Knights won the toss and decided to bat against Canterbury Kings, scoring an impressive 219-7 in their 20 Overs with Tim Seifert 74, Dean Brownlie 55 and Daniel Flynn 27 the top run getters and Andrew Ellis 2-35 and Cole McConchie 2-33, the pick of the bowlers for the Kings.
In reply, needing over 11 runs an over in the run chase, Canterbury Kings romped home with over an over to spare, scoring 222-3 in 18.5 Overs with Chad Bowes 57, Cole McConchie 49* and Leo Carter 70* (inc 6 sixes in a row) leading the chase with the bat and Anton Devcich going for 0-61 with the ball for the Knights just about summed up the run chase!
Canterbury Kings - Chad Bowes, Jack Boyle, Stephen Murdoch, Cole McConchie (c), Cam Fletcher (wk), Leo Carter, Andrew Ellis, Henry Shipley, Will Williams, Blake Coburn, Ed Nuttall
Bench - Sean Davey
Northern Knights - Tim Seifert (wk), Anton Devcich, Dean Brownlie (c), Joe Carter, Brett Hampton, Daryl Mitchell, Daniel Flynn, Scott Kuggeleijn, Ish Sodhi, Anurag Verma, Brett Randell
Bench - Peter Bocock, Matthew Fisher
Toss: Northern Knights won the toss and decided to bat
Time: 03:10 AM GMT
Venue: Hagley Oval, Christchurch
Umpires: Wayne Knights, Ashley Mehrotra Third Umpire: Kim Cotton Match Referee; Gary Baxter
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