CPL 2021 – GUY vs SKN: Evin Lewis, Devon Thomas lead St Kitts easy to 8-wicket win over Warriors

CPL 2021 - GUY vs SKN: Evin Lewis, Devon Thomas lead St Kitts easy to 8-wicket win over Warriors (St Kitts beat Guyana Warriors)
CPL 2021 - GUY vs SKN: Evin Lewis, Devon Thomas lead St Kitts easy to 8-wicket win over Warriors (St Kitts beat Guyana Warriors)

CPL 2021: St Kitts beat Guyana Warriors easy by 8-wickets: Dwayne Bravo led St Kitts defeated Guyana Warriors easily by eight wickets at Warner Park, Basseterre. Unlike Guyana Warriors who struggled with the bat during their innings, St Kitts batsmen showcased an easy performance with the willow. Their openers contribution was enough to sail them convincingly and attract the win. Devon Thomas was adjudged as the player of the match for his unbeaten 55 runs. 

Right from the start- St Kitts and Nevis Patriots opening pair Devon Thomas and Evin Lewis looked ferocious with the bat in their pursuit to chase the target of 147 runs put by Guyana Warriors on the board. They were off to a fantastic start and has a 113 run opening partnership before Lewis departed after a quickfire knock- 62 runs from 39 balls. The other opener Thomas, who was steady with the bat smashed 55 runs from 54 balls. 

With the ball, Mohammed Hafeez was economical who returned with an economy of 4.5. However, he didn’t get any scalps.

St Kitts and Nevis Patriots Innings 147/2 (18.5 ov)
Batsmen R B 4S 6S SR
Devon Thomas Not out 55 54 7 1 101.85
Evin Lewis st Nicholas Pooran b Imran Tahir 62 39 4 5 158.97
Sherfane Rutherford c & b Naveen-ul-Haq 14 17 1 0 82.35
Fabian Allen Not out 4 4 0 0 100.00
Extra 12 (b 0, w 8, nb 1, lb 3)
Total 147/2 (18.5)
Yet To Bat J Da SilvaAsif AliDJ BravoSheldon CottrellFawad AhmedPA van MeekerenDC Drakes
BOWLING O M R W ECON
Mohammad Hafeez 4 0 18 0 4.50
Naveen-ul-Haq 3 0 28 1 9.33
Imran Tahir 4 0 32 1 8.00
Odean Smith 3 0 18 0 6.00
Ashmead Nedd 2.5 0 18 0 6.35
Nial smith 2 0 30 0 15.00
Fall Of Wickets FOW Over
Evin Lewis 1-113 13.4
Sherfane Rutherford 2-135 17.4

Guyana Amazon Warriors decision to bat after winning the toss seemed to have backfiredd as they kept losing wickets at regular intervals. After a fine start from Chandrapaul Hemraj- 39 runs, the entire unit collapsed until skipper Nicholas Pooran (23 off 10) smashed the big hits to up the Warriors scoreboard.  

CPL 2021: St Kitts beat Guyana Warriors easy by 8-wickets

With the ball, Dominic Drakes was exceptional as he scalped three wickets and returned with an economy of 6.5.

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Guyana Amazon Warriors Innings 146/8 (20 ov)
Batsmen R B 4S 6S SR
Brandon King c Sherfane Rutherford b Sheldon Cottrell 11 10 2 0 110.00
Chandrapaul Hemraj c Asif Ali b Fawad Ahmed 39 30 1 3 130.00
Odean Smith c Evin Lewis b DC Drakes 0 7 0 0 0.00
Shoaib Malik c J Da Silva b DC Drakes 5 12 0 0 41.67
Shimron Hetmyer b DJ Bravo 4 5 0 0 80.00
Mohammad Hafeez Not out 38 31 2 2 122.58
Nicholas Pooran (WK/C) c Evin Lewis b Fabian Allen 23 10 0 3 230.00
Naveen-ul-Haq c J Da Silva b Fawad Ahmed 4 6 0 0 66.67
Imran Tahir c Devon Thomas b DC Drakes 4 6 0 0 66.67
Ashmead Nedd Not out 1 3 0 0 33.33
Extra 17 (b 0, w 15, nb 0, lb 2)
Total 146/8 (20)
Yet To Bat Nial smith
BOWLING O M R W ECON
Sheldon Cottrell 2 0 8 1 4.00
Paul van Meekeren 4 0 24 0 6.00
Dominic Drakes 4 0 26 3 6.50
Fawad Ahmed 4 0 33 2 8.25
Fabian Allen 4 0 36 1 9.00
Dwayne Bravo 2 0 17 1 8.50
Fall Of Wickets FOW Over
Brandon King 1-13 2.1
Odean Smith 2-19 4.2
S Malik 3-34 6.5
Shimron Hetmyer 4-67 9.3
Chandrapaul Hemraj 5-75 11.4
Nicholas Pooran 6-103 14.3
Naveen-ul-Haq 7-108 15.5
Imran Tahir 8-134 18.6

Teams:

St Kitts and Nevis Patriots (Playing XI): Evin Lewis, Devon Thomas, Joshua Da Silva(w), Asif Ali, Sherfane Rutherford, Dwayne Bravo(c), Fabian Allen, Dominic Drakes, Sheldon Cottrell, Paul van Meekeren, Fawad Ahmed

Guyana Amazon Warriors (Playing XI): Brandon King, Chandrapaul Hemraj, Odean Smith, Shimron Hetmyer, Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Hafeez, Nicholas Pooran(w/c), Nial Smith, Naveen-ul-Haq, Ashmead Nedd, Imran Tahir

 

 

 

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CPL 2021: St Kitts beat Guyana Warriors easy by 8-wickets