Trinbago Knight Riders and Guyana Amazon Warriors met yesterday in the 18th match of CPL 2022 at Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad. Batting first, Trinbago Knight Riders made a good target. But the Guyana Amazon Warriors folded before the allotted 20 overs end to chase that goal. As a result, they have to leave the field with a loss. At the end of this match, Trinbago Knight Riders are at number 4 in the points table and Guyana Amazon Warriors are at the bottom after losing the match. Along with this, Sunil Narine won the player of the match title for Trinbago Knight Riders with good batting and good bowling.
Guyana Amazon Warriors won the toss, elected to bowl first, and invited Trinbago Knight Riders to bat. Trinbago Knight Riders did not get off to a good start. Tion Webster left the field at 0 runs. After that Nicholas Pooran and Colin Munro took a little lead but Nicholas Pooran left the field after being caught out at the team’s 31 runs. He scored 15 runs off 7 balls with 2 fours and 1 six before getting out. Then Colin Munro left the field. He scored the most runs for them. He played the brilliant innings of 42 runs off 37 balls with the help of 5 fours. After some time, Andre Russell was caught out and returned to the dressing room, scoring only 3 runs. After that, they started taking wickets at regular intervals.
Tim Seifert left for the dressing room after scoring 27 runs off 35 balls with the help of 1 four. Skipper Kieron Pollard, who scored 16 runs from 10 balls with the help of 2 sixes, left the field after 2 overs. Sunil Narine scored 26 runs off 20 balls with the help of 2 sixes. Akeal Hossain scored 1 run. Besides, Ravi Rampaul was unbeaten on 8 runs. In the end, they scored 150 runs losing 8 wickets with 12 runs extra.
Tabraiz Shamsi took 4 wickets for 36 runs in 4 overs for Guyana Amazon Warriors. Besides, Romario Shepherd took 3 wickets for 22 runs in 3 overs and Imran Tahir took 1 wicket.
The target was 151 runs, but in reply, Guyana Amazon Warriors were bowled out in 17.5 overs. Chandrapaul Hemraj scored the most runs for them. He scored 28 runs off 17 balls with the help of 5 fours. Skipper Shimron Hetmyer scored 20 runs off 16 balls with the help of three fours. Heinrich Klaasen played an innings of 19 runs off 6 balls. He also hit 3 sixes. Colin Ingram scored 13 runs off 20 balls. Junior Sinclair scored 14 runs off 13 balls. Besides, Paul Sterling, Keemo Paul, and Odean Smith were out for zero runs. Romario Shepherd scored 8 runs. Imran Tahir scored 5 runs and Tabraiz Shamsi scored 8 runs. In the end, they scored 124 runs with 9 runs extra.
Akeal Hossain and Andre Russell took 3 wickets each for Trinbago Knight Riders. Sunil Narine took 2 wickets. Besides, Daryn Dupavilon and Ravi Rampaul took 1 wicket each.
Trinbago Knight Riders vs Guyana Amazon Warriors Scoreboard
Trinbago Knight Riders – 150/8 (20.0)
Guyana Amazon Warriors – 124/10 (17.5)
Result – Trinbago Knight Riders won by 26 runs
Player of the match – Sunil Narine
Trinbago Knight Riders vs Guyana Amazon Warriors Playing XIs
|Trinbago Knight Riders||Kieron Pollard (c), Tim Seifert (wk), Tion Webster, Nicholas Pooran, Sunil Narine, Colin Munro, Akeal Hosein, Andre Russell, Daryn Dupavillon, Ravi Rampaul, Jayden Seales|
|Guyana Amazon Warriors||Shimron Hetmyer (c), Heinrich Klaasen (wk), Chandrapaul Hemraj, Paul Stirling, Keemo Paul, Colin Ingram, Odean Smith, Romario Shepherd, Imran Tahir, Junior Sinclair, Tabraiz Shamsi|