SKN vs BAR CPL 2021: Sheldon Cottrell, Dominic Drakes seal last ball thriller, Patriots beat Royals to make it 5 in 5 Table-toppers St Kitts and Nevis Patriots continued their winning run in the ongoing CPL season as they clinched a thrilling last-ball win over the Barbados Royals on Friday. Needing four to win off the final delivery, Sheldon Cottrell smashed a mammoth six to seal a two-wicket victory despite the Patriots being behind in the game for long.
Put into bat, the Barbados Royals got off to a steady start with Johnson Charles holding fort after the early dismissal of Shai Hope. Smit Patel, making his CPL debut, walked and looked instantly at home as he shepherding the Royals innings. While wickets kept tumbling at the other end, Smit continued to get runs and eventually scored a half-century to guide Barbados to 160/8.
In response, the Patriots struggled themselves, with Devon Thomas and Chris Gayle failing to get a move on after sedate starts. Their middle-order collapsed quickly in search of quick runs, but Dominic Drakes kept them in the hunt with timely boundaries in the final overs. Sheldon Cottrell also chipped in, and hit the final ball for six to ensure the Patriots remained unbeaten with five wins from five games.
St Kitts and Nevis Patriots 163/8 (20 ov)
|Devon Thomas (WK)||c Jason Holder b Raymon Reifer||26||32||4||0||81.25|
|Evin Lewis||c Jason Holder b Raymon Reifer||19||11||0||2||172.73|
|Chris Gayle||c Nyeem Young b Jake Lintott||42||39||3||2||107.69|
|Fabian Allen||c Azam Khan b Nyeem Young||3||4||0||0||75.00|
|Sherfane Rutherford||c Nyeem Young b Jake Lintott||1||2||0||0||50.00|
|Ravi Bopara||c Raymon Reifer b Nyeem Young||1||2||0||0||50.00|
|Dwayne Bravo (C)||c Jason Holder b Nyeem Young||9||7||0||1||128.57|
|Dominic Drakes||b Ashley Nurse||28||15||3||1||186.67|
|Sheldon Cottrell||Not out||20||7||1||2||285.71|
|Naseem Shah||Not out||1||1||0||0||100.00|
|Extra||13 (b 4, w 8, nb 0, lb 1)|
|Yet To Bat||PA van Meekeren|
|Fall Of Wickets||FOW||Over|
Barbados Royals 160/8 (20ov)
|Johnson Charles||c CH Gayle b Sheldon Cottrell||30||26||2||2||115.38|
|Shai Hope (WK)||b PA van Meekeren||8||7||0||0||114.29|
|Smit Patel||c Evin Lewis b DJ Bravo||54||48||3||2||112.50|
|Glenn Phillips||c Sheldon Cottrell b DJ Bravo||11||12||0||0||91.67|
|Azam Khan||c Fabian Allen b PA van Meekeren||8||4||0||1||200.00|
|Jason Holder (C)||runout (Naseem Shah)||19||7||1||2||271.43|
|Raymon Reifer||b DJ Bravo||2||4||0||0||50.00|
|Nyeem Young||c Sherfane Rutherford b DJ Bravo||9||5||0||1||180.00|
|Ashley Nurse||Not out||5||6||0||0||83.33|
|Jake Lintott||Not out||2||2||0||0||100.00|
|Extra||12 (b 4, w 6, nb 1, lb 1)|
|Yet To Bat||Oshane Thomas|
|Paul van Meekeren||4||0||36||2||9.00|
So, can St Kitts and Nevis Patriots continue their winning streak and register the fifth win on the trot?Barbados Royals, on the other hand, are languishing at the bottom second spot with a solitary win in four outings. They will be coming into this fixture on the back of six wickets defeat against Jamaica Tallawahs and would be eager to gain some momentum in the tournament.
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SKN vs BAR Probable Playing 11
SKN Playing 11
Devon Thomas (wk), Evin Lewis, Asif Ali, Sherfane Rutherford, Ravi Bopara, Dwayne Bravo (c), Fabian Allen, Dominic Drakes, Sheldon Cottrell, Paul van Meekeren, Fawad Ahmed
Johnson Charles, Shai Hope (wk), Kyle Mayers, Glenn Phillips, Jason Holder (c), Azam Khan, Raymon Reifer, Oshane Thomas, Mohammad Amir, Joshua Bishop, Hayden Walsh
SKN vs BAR live streaming: How to watch SKN vs BAR live scores?
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Caribbean Premier League 2021 (CPL) 2021: SKN vs BAR Squads
St Kitts and Nevis Patriots
Colin Archibald, Chris Gayle, Devon Thomas, Jon-Russ Jaggesar, Paul van Meekeren, Fawad Ahmed, Evin Lewis, Asif Ali, Sherfane Rutherford, Dwayne Bravo (c), Fabian Allen, Joshua Da Silva (wk), Dominic Drakes, Rayad Emrit, Ravi Bopara, Mikyle Louis, Sheldon Cottrell
Chris Morris, Hayden Walsh, Azam Khan, Raymon Reifer, Jason Holder, Thisara Perera, Mohammad Amir, Johnson Charles, Shai Hope, Oshane Thomas, Kyle Mayers, Justin Greaves, Ashley Nurse, Shafiqullah Ghafari, Nyeem Young, Joshua Bishop, Smit Patel
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