Surrey Stars beat Western Storm by runs 9 runs in KSL Semi Final
Western Storm won the toss and decided to field against Surrey Stars at the 1st Central County Ground, Hove in the KSL semi-final.
Surrey Stars 162-5 (Natalie Sciver 72*, Marizanne Kapp 32*)
Western Storm 153-6 (Fran Wilson 58* ; Natalie Sciver 2-21, Dane van Niekerk 2-27)
Result - Surrey Stars won by 9 runs
Surrey Stars batted first and scored a record 162-5 on finals day at Hove. Natalie Sciver 72* and Marizanne Kapp 32* the mainstay of their innings.
In reply, Western Storm fell short by 9 runs , Fran Wilson 58* top scoring. A great all round performance by Surrey Stars skipper Natalie Sciver who scored 72 not out and took 2-21.
Surrey Stars go into the Final against Loughborough Lightning at 4 pm.
Western Storm - Rachel Priest(wk), Anya Shrubsole, Heather Knight(c), Stafanie Taylor, Fran Wilson, Sophie Luff, Naomi Dattani, Alice MacLeod, Claire Nicholas, Danielle Gibson, Freya Davies
Surrey Stars - Lizelle Lee, Bryony Smith, Sarah Taylor(wk), Natalie Sciver(c), Dane van Niekerk, Sophia Dunkley, Marizanne Kapp, Laura Marsh, Aylish Cranstone, Mady Villiers, Eva Gray
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