SLK vs BR, CPL 2021: David Wiese shines as St Lucia Kings beat Barbados Royals by 14 runs and end their qualification hopes – Riding on brilliant bowling performance by David Wiese and fifty by captain Faf du Plessis, St Lucia Kings defeated Barbados Royals by 14 runs in a rain-curtailed match here at the Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts on Saturday and also knocked the Royals out of contention.
Wiese picked up three wickets in an over to change the game on its head. Chasing a challenging total of 176, the Royals got off to the worst possible start as Kyle Mayers was dismissed in the third over of the innings. Johnson Charles, Shai Hope, Jason Holder, and Hayden Walsh played cameos but could not take their team home.
The star of the match was David Wiese who picked 5-wickets in the game. Alzarri Joseph, Wahab Riaz, and Jeavor Royal also chipped in with one wicket each.
Earlier, Put into bat, St Lucia Kings were reduced to 37/3 at the end of the powerplay when skipper Faf du Plessis took the charge and resurrected the innings with his crucial knock of 84 off 54 balls including five fours and four sixes at a strike rate of 155.56. St Lucia Kings finish off at 175/6.
With this loss, Barbados Royals are no longer in contention for Tuesday’s semi-finals and will be playing for pride when they face the Saint Lucia Kings once again in their final group game on Sunday. St Lucia Kings, on the other hand, has cruised to the fourth position and needs to avoid a loss in their final league round game against the Royals to stay advance into the next round.
CPL 2021 Points Table:
|St Kitts and Nevis Patriots||9||6||3||0||0||12||-0.299|
|Trinbago Knight Riders||9||5||4||0||0||10||+0.719|
|Guyana Amazon Warriors||9||5||4||0||0||10||+0.041|
|Saint Lucia Kings||9||5||4||0||0||10||-0.077|
148/7 (18 ov)
|Kyle Mayers||c Alzarri Joseph b J Royal||6||10||1||0||60.00|
|Johnson Charles||c & b D Wiese||30||24||1||3||125.00|
|Shai Hope (WK)||c ADS Fletcher b D Wiese||31||18||3||1||172.22|
|Glenn Phillips||c ADS Fletcher b D Wiese||0||1||0||0||0.00|
|Jason Holder (C)||c Roston Chase b D Wiese||34||24||1||3||141.67|
|Thisara Perera||c Keemo Paul b Alzarri Joseph||3||4||0||0||75.00|
|Nyeem Young||c Kadeem Alleyne b W Riaz||2||6||0||0||33.33|
|Hayden Walsh||Not out||26||16||0||3||162.50|
|Joshua Bishop||Not out||7||6||1||0||116.67|
|Extra||9 (b 1, w 6, nb 1, lb 1)|
|Yet To Bat||Mohammad Amir, Jake Lintott|
SLK vs BR Live Score, CPL 2021: St Lucia Kings 175/6 (20)
|Andre Fletcher (WK)||lbw b Mohammad Amir||0||2||0||0||0.00|
|Mark Deyal||c Shai Hope b Mohammad Amir||8||8||0||1||100.00|
|Faf du Plessis (C)||c T Perera b Nyeem Young||84||54||5||4||155.56|
|Roston Chase||b Joshua Bishop||0||7||0||0||0.00|
|David Wiese||c Nyeem Young b Hayden Walsh||17||15||2||0||113.33|
|Tim David||c Nyeem Young b Jason Holder||34||23||4||1||147.83|
|Keemo Paul||Not out||22||11||0||2||200.00|
|Kadeem Alleyne||Not out||0||0||0||0||0.00|
|Extra||10 (b 0, w 9, nb 0, lb 1)|
|Yet To Bat||W Riaz, Alzarri Joseph, J Royal|
|Fall Of Wickets||FOW||Over|
|F du Plessis||5-131||16.5|
SLK vs BR, CPL 2021: Playing11
St Lucia Kings:
Andre Fletcher, Faf du Plessis, Mark Deyal, Roston Chase, Tim David, David Wiese, Keemo Paul, Kadeem Alleyne, Wahab Riaz, Alzarri Joseph, Jeavor Royal
Kyle Mayers, Johnson Charles, Shai Hope, Glenn Phillips, Jason Holder, Thisara Perera, Nyeem Young, Joshua Bishop, Jake Lintott, Hayden Walsh Jr., Mohammad Amir.
Toss Update: Barbados Royals have won the toss and have opted to bowl!
— CPL T20 (@CPL) September 11, 2021
SLK vs BR Match Details:
St Lucia Kings vs Barbados Royals, 25th Match
Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 2021
Date – 11 September 2021
Time: 07:30 PM IST
Venue: Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts
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SLK vs BR live streaming: How to watch SLK vs BR live scores?
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Caribbean Premier League 2021 (CPL) 2021: SLK vs BR Squads
Saint Lucia Kings
Rahkeem Cornwall, Wahab Riaz, Usman Qadir, Obed McCoy, Kesrick Williams, Andre Fletcher (wk), Faf du Plessis (c), Roston Chase, Tim David, Mark Deyal, Keemo Paul, Javelle Glenn, Samit Patel, Keron Cottoy, Alzarri Joseph, Jeavor Royal, Kadeem Alleyne
Kyle Mayers, Johnson Charles, Smit Patel (wk), Glenn Phillips, Azam Khan, Jason Holder (c), Raymon Reifer, Nyeem Young, Joshua Bishop, Jake Lintott, Mohammad Amir, Ashley Nurse, Thisara Perera, Justin Greaves, Shai Hope, Oshane Thomas, Hayden Walsh