St Kitts and Nevis Patriots (SNP) secured a position in the remaining of the ongoing 2021 version of the Caribbean Leading League (CPL) with a outstanding 7-wicket victory about the Guyana Amazon Warriors (GAW) at Warner Park in Basseterre on Tuesday.
Place to bat to start with, the Warriors posted 178/nine on the scoreboard in their allotted twenty overs. Openers Brandon King and Chandrapaul Maharaj contributed with 27 operates every, whilst skipper Nicholas Pooran produced 26 off fourteen balls with the aid of a person 4 and 3 sixes.
Having said that, Shimron Hetmyer finished up as a best-scorer for the Warriors. He scored a important forty five from twenty deliveries, like 6 boundaries. For the Patriots, Jon-Russ Jaggesar and Fawad Ahmed each bowled beautifully. Even though Jaggesar picked up two scalps for 19 operates in four overs, Fawad bagged a few of wickets for 22 operates in four overs.
In reply, the Patriots opened the innings with energy-hitter Chris Gayle, who laid the system for a productive chase, prior to Evin Lewis then took demand and steered his facet to a unforgettable victory. Gayle scored a speedy fireplace forty two from 27 deliveries, like 5 fours and 3 sixes.
On the other hand, Lewis remained unbeaten on a 39-balls seventy seven operate knock to choose his staff about the end line. He smashed 8 sixes and 3 fours throughout his match-successful efficiency with the willow.
The Dwayne Bravo-led facet chased down the focus on in seventeen.five overs with 7 wickets in hand. Lewis was named ‘Player of the Match’ for his impressive batting.
“I preferred a relaxation (in the past sport) and preferred to occur again refreshing. It aids getting Gayle, as we each like to go right after it from the commence. He (Bravo) instructed me to bat deep and make certain that I end the match,” mentioned Lewis right after the match.
In this article is how Twitter reacted:
seventy seven* (39) – Fireworks and a position in the @CPL remaining.
— Rajasthan Royals (@rajasthanroyals) September 15, 2021
When it mattered all the skilled West Indies internationals led from the entrance and certainly smashed Guyana.
Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis and DJ Bravo.
— Caribbean Cricket Podcast (@CaribCricket) September 14, 2021
Most Sixes in a CPL Time:
— The CricViz Analyst (@cricvizanalyst) September 14, 2021
#GAWvSKNP Patriots blast their way into the Finals 💥
Patriots will fulfill the Kings in the #CPL21 Finals🏆as they gain by 7️⃣ wickets.
Finish of Match
GAW 178/nine (twenty) Hetmyer forty five* Jaggesar two/19.
SKNP 181/three (seventeen.five) Lewis seventy seven*, Gayle forty two Smith two/forty eight.#WIPlayers #CricketPlayedLouder pic.twitter.com/6CqklhtBrA
— WIPA (@wiplayers) September 14, 2021
HE Gained.@evin_lewis17 is still all over again your Male OF THE MATCH with an amazing display screen of batting that led us into the finals! 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼#sknp #sknpatriots #stkittsandnevis🇰🇳 #cpl21 #biggestpartyinsport #GAWvSKNP pic.twitter.com/mir9fp6n9a
— SKNPatriots (@sknpatriots) September 14, 2021
— CPL T20 (@CPL) September 14, 2021
Evin Lewis exhibit in CPL semi-remaining, foremost operate-scorer of the period and he smashed unbeaten seventy seven operates from just 39 balls like three fours & eight sixes whilst chasing 179 operates and St Kitts capable into the remaining. #CPL2021
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) September 14, 2021
Evin Lewis in this CPL 2021 so significantly:-
seventy three(forty two).
seventy seven*(39) in Semifinal.
Most Operates scorer, Most fifty+ scores, Joint Most one hundred, Most 6s, 2nd Most 4s, 2nd Ideal Strike Charge (164.seventy two). – Remarkable Functionality by Lewis. #CPL21 pic.twitter.com/WfY6WmDmJe
— CricketMAN2 (@man4_cricket) September 15, 2021
Evin Lewis just kind of finding disregarded by best amount T20 groups since [insert reason I don’t know] is foolish, is just not it. Gun
— Ben Jones (@benjonescricket) September 14, 2021
Evin Lewis all over again scored seventy seven operates in 39 balls which can take his all round tally in CPL 2021 to,
fifty two Avg.
38 6s 🔥
— Akram Khan (@AkramK2108) September 15, 2021