LPL 2021 Match 17: Colombo Stars bowled out as Jaffna Kings cruise to victory
Tom Kohler-Cadmore top scores, as Colombo Stars are bowled all out as Jaffna Kings cruise to an easy 102 run win today at the R.Premadasa Stadium, Khettarama, Colombo.
Colombo Stars vs Jaffna Kings, Match 17, Lanka Premier League
Colombo Stars 91/10 (15.5 ov)
Jaffna Kings 193/5 (20 ov)
Result - Jaffna Kings won by 102 runs.
Jaffna Kings won the toss and elected to bat first, their openers Tom Kohler-Cadmore (92) and Upul Tharanga (37) putting on a show for the fans, despite Naveen-ul-Haq's (3/27) best efforts.
They went in at 193/5 so it was always going to be an uphill battle the for Stars batsmen. Their innings started slowly, never really getting into 2nd gear, Tom Banton (30) the only one to add any notable runs.
It was a story of bowlers; Jayden Seales (4/13), Vijayakanth Viyaskanth (3/32) and Maheesh Theekshana (2/25) bowling Colombo Stars all out for 91, leading to a 102 run win for the Jaffna Kings.
Jaffna Kings Fall of wickets: 1-110 (Upul Tharanga - 11.4 ov), 2-151 (Ashan Randika - 15.5 ov), 3-152 (Tom Kohler-Cadmore - 16.1 ov), 4-171 (Thisara Perera - 18.1 ov), 5-171 (Shoaib Malik - 18.3 ov)
Colombo Stars Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Angelo Mathews - 2.4 ov), 2-19 (Ashan Priyanjan - 2.5 ov), 3-24 (Dhananjaya de Silva - 4.1 ov), 4-44 (Kusal Perera - 7.4 ov), 5-55 (Dinesh Chandimal - 10.1 ov), 6-68 (Keemo Paul - 11.2 ov), 7-71 (Jeffrey Vandersay - 12.4 ov), 8-71 (Tom Banton - 13.1 ov), 9-83 (Dushmantha Chameera - 15.1 ov), 10-91 (Naveen-ul-Haq - 15.5 ov)
COLOMBO STARS - Kusal Perera (WK), Angelo Mathews (C), Ashan Priyanjan, Tom Banton, Dinesh Chandimal, Dhananjaya de Silva, Keemo Paul, Dushmantha Chameera, Jeffrey Vandersay, Naveen-ul-Haq, Ravi Rampaul
JAFFNA KINGS - Upul Tharanga (WK), Wanindu Hasaranga, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Shoaib Malik, Ashan Randika, Thisara Perera (C), Ashen Bandara, Maheesh Theekshana, Usman Shinwari, Jayden Seales, Vijayakanth Viyaskanth
Date: 16th December, 09:30 AM
Venue: R.Premadasa Stadium, Khettarama, Colombo
Toss: Jaffna Kings won the toss & elected to bat
Umpires: Hemantha Boteju, Prageeth Rambukwella
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