CPL 2021 Final LIVE- SLK vs SKN: St Kitts and Nevis Patriots need 160 runs against Saint Lucia Kings- Follow LIVE updates: A late blitz from Keemo Paul guided Saint Lucia Kings to 159 runs in their allotted 20 overs. Rahkeem Cornwall and Roston Chase scored 43 runs each to contribute to the total. SKNP bowlers were clinical as they kept on picking wickets at regular intervals to keep the pressure on SLK. Fawad Ahmed and Naseem Shah took a couple of wickets each. Follow live streaming on FanCode and live updates below:
Earlier, Andre Fletcher-led Saint Lucia Kings won the toss and opted to bat against Dwayne Bravo’s SKNP. Faf du Plessis continued to sit out of the playing XI.
It’s St Lucia Kings vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots in the CPL 2021 Final in St Kitts tonight. After 32 games of uninterrupted dose of entertainment, the CPL 2021 now has just one more game left i.e the final. Both teams are just one step away from laying their hands on the trophy and a cracking contest is expected to take place.
159/7 (20 ov)
CPL 2021 Final LIVE- SLK vs SKN: St Lucia Kings vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, – Follow LIVE updates
10:30 PM IST: Chris Gayle bowled out for duck off Roston Chase in the finals
10 PM IST: Keemo Paul smashes 3 sixes in a row off the 19th over by Drakes
9:55 PM IST: Roston Chase departs for 43, SLK in huge trouble. Can they score 25-30 crucial runs in the last 2 overs?
9:40 PM IST: Saint Lucia Kings needs to make the last five overs count. They need at least 50-60 runs to ensure an evenly poised contest against SKNP.
9:25 PM IST: Back to back wickets for SKNP, SLK in trouble
9:09 PM IST: Just run off the ninth over bowled by Fabian Allen. SKNP ahead at the moment
8:55 PM IST: Maiden over for Naseem Shah
8:50 PM IST: Injury scare for Rajasthan Royals. Evin Lewis is taken off the field after he injured his shoulder while fielding in CPL 2021 Finals.
8:45 PM IST: Cornwall takes charge to resurrect his team after a couple of wickets.
8:35 PM IST: Rahkeem Cornwall slams a six against Naseem Shah- right over the bowlers head.
8:30 PM IST: Excellent catch by Sheldon Cottrell to remove Andre Fletcher. He leans backwards to complete a sensational catch.
8:17 PM IST: Welcome back! We are just minutes away from live-action
8:08 PM IST: The match will resume at 8.20 PM IST
8 PM IST: Covers have been taken off as bright sunshine can be witnessed over Warner Park.
7:52 PM IST: Slight drizzle continues to take place leading to a delay in play resumption. The clouds have cleared out of blue sky.
7:48 PM IST: Rollers are trying to remove the water from the field which will follow the removal of covers.
7:44 PM IST: Dwayne Bravo today becomes just the second cricketer to play 500 T20 matches, following Kieron Pollard!
7:42 PM IST: The clouds have started to clear with sun popping out. Groundstaff keeping a close watch.
7:35 PM IST: Rain interrupts play. The showers are not heavy and are expected to stop very soon.
7:33 PM IST: Andre Fletcher hits the first six of the match off 4th delivery.
7.30 PM IST: GAME ON! Sheldon Cottrell starts the proceedings with the ball.
St Lucia Kings paved their way to the final after securing 21 runs off the reigning champions Trinbago Knight Riders in the semi-final 1 yesterday. The Kings were without their skipper Faf du Plessis and were led by Andre Fletcher who opted to bat after winning the toss. The Kings posted a huge total of 205/4 after Mark Deyal’s 78 off 44 and bowled out Knight Riders at 184 runs on the back of David Wiese’s 5-39.
Players to watch out
- Tim David – Saint Lucia Kings – Royal Challengers Bangalore
- Faf du Plessis – Saint Lucia Kings – Chennai Super Kings
- Chris Gayle – St Kitts and Nevis Patriots – Punjab Kings
- Evin Lewis – St Kitts and Nevis Patriots – Rajasthan Royals
- Dwayne Bravo – St Kitts and Nevis Patriots – Chennai Super Kings
- Fabian Allen – St Kitts and Nevis Patriots – Punjab Kings
- Sherfane Rutherford – St Kitts and Nevis Patriots – Sunrisers Hyderabad
Saint Lucia Kings: Andre Fletcher(w/c), Rahkeem Cornwall, Mark Deyal, Roston Chase, David Wiese, Tim David, Keemo Paul, Jeavor Royal, Alzarri Joseph, Wahab Riaz, Kesrick Williams
St Kitts and Nevis Patriots: Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Dwayne Bravo(c), Fabian Allen, Sherfane Rutherford, Joshua Da Silva(w), Dominic Drakes, Sheldon Cottrell, Naseem Shah, Jon-Russ Jaggesar, Fawad Ahmed
7:05 PM IST: Saint Lucia Kings won the toss and opted to bat
6:50 PM IST: List of CPL winners- check out
2013 – Jamaica
2014 – Barbados
2015 – Trinidad
2016 – Jamaica
2017 – Trinidad
2018 – Trinidad
2019 – Barbados
2020 – Trinidad
2021 – Awaited
CPL 2021 Final LIVE- SLK vs SKN: St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, on the other hand, registered a convincing 7 wickets win over Guyana Amazon Warriors after chasing down 179 runs target in just 17.5 overs. Opting to field, the Patriots displayed a clinical bowling performance that saw Guyana Amazon Warriors slip down from 88 for 2 to 131 for 8 and eventually posted 178/9 on the board. Coming to chase, Chris Gayle (42 off 27) and Evin Lewis (77* off 39) laid the foundation of an easy win as both openers posted 68 runs in the powerplay. Skipper Dwayne Bravo (34 off 31) also made a vital contribution.
The match will start at 07:30 PM IST and will live stream on the FanCode app for Indian audiences.
CPL 2021 Final LIVE- SLK vs SKN:
SLK vs SKN Match Details:
Saint Lucia Kings vs St Kitts and Nevis Patriots, Final
Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 2021
Date – 15 September 2021
Time: 07:30 PM IST
Venue: Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts
For live scores, ball by ball commentary, and full scorecard, click here.
CPL 2021 Final LIVE- SLK vs SKN
SLK vs SKN Probable Playing 11
Andre Fletcher (c & wk), Rahkeem Cornwall, Mark Deyal, Roston Chase, David Wiese, Tim David, Keemo Paul, Kadeem Alleyne, Jeavor Royal, Alzarri Joseph, Wahab Riaz
SKN Playing 11
Evin Lewis, Chris Gayle, Joshua Da Silva (wk), Sherfane Rutherford, Dwayne Bravo (c), Fabian Allen, Dominic Drakes, Sheldon Cottrell, Naseem Shah, Jon-Russ Jaggesar, Fawad Ahmed
SLK vs SKN Dream11 Prediction/Fantasy Team
Wicketkeeper: A Fletcher
Batsmen: E Lewis, M Deyal, T David, S Rutherford
All-rounder: R Chase, D Drakes
Bowlers: S Cottrell, A Joseph, J Royal
Captain choices: R Chase, E Lewis
SLK vs SKN live streaming: How to watch SLK vs SKN live scores?
The match will not be shown on TV for the cricket audience in India. Fans can catch the SLK vs SKN LIVE Streaming on the FanCode app. For SLK vs SKN live scores, ball by ball commentary, and full scorecard, click here.
Caribbean Premier League 2021 (CPL) 2021: SLK vs SKN Squads
St Kitts and Nevis Patriots
Dwayne Bravo (c), Dominic Drakes, Sheldon Cottrell, Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Devon Thomas (wk), Ravi Bopara, Sherfane Rutherford, Fabian Allen, Asif Ali, Fawad Ahmed, Rayad Emrit, Jon-Russ Jaggesar, Joshua Da Silva, Paul van Meekeren, Naseem Shah, Colin Archibald
Saint Lucia Kings
Alzarri Joseph, Faf du Plessis (c), Andre Fletcher (wk), Tim David, Mark Deyal, Keemo Paul, Rahkeem Cornwall, Usman Qadir, Obed McCoy, Kesrick Williams, Roston Chase, Wahab Riaz, Javelle Glenn, Samit Patel, Keron Cottoy, Jeavor Royal, Kadeem Alleyne
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