The first semi-final match of the Caribbean Premier League 2020 was played today at Brian Lara Stadium, Tarouba, Trinidad, in which Trinbago Knight Riders defeated Jamaica Tallawahs by 9 wickets.
Trinbago Knight Riders won the toss and invited Jamaica Tallawahs to bat first, Jamaica Tallawahs batted first, scored only 107 runs after losing 7 wickets in 20 overs. Jamaica Tallawahs started very bad till to the end, keep falling wickets one after another. As a result, the entire team was able to score only 107 runs by losing 7 wickets in 20 overs. N Bonner 41 (42) Rovman Powell 33 (56) and C Brathwaite 13 (20) Apart from this, no batsman could even touch the double figures, two batsmen were out without scoring. In this way, Jamaica Tallawahs batted first after lost the toss and scored 107 runs after losing 7 wickets in 20 overs, and set a target of 108 runs for Trinbago Knight.
Trinbago Knight Riders' baller- Akeal Hosein got 3 wickets, Khary Pierre got 2 wickets, Narine and Fawad Ahmed got 1-1 wicket.
In the second innings, Trinbago Knight Riders chasing 108 runs, Trinbago Knight Riders very easily achieved target after losing a single wicket in just 15 overs. Trinbago Knight Riders started very well, Lendl Simmons played unbeaten half-century inning 54 runs in 44 balls, and Tion Webster also played unbeaten 44 runs in 43 balls, apart from this Sunil Narine scored 4 runs in 4 balls. In this way, Trinbago Knight Riders chasing 108 runs, Trinbago Knight Riders very easily achieved target after losing a single wicket in just 15 overs, and won the 1st semi-final match by 9 wickets.
Man of the match- Akeal Hosein selected man of the match, he got 3 wickets in his spale and only given 14 runs with 1 madden over.