In the sixth game of the CPL 2020, Trinbago Knight Riders faced Jamaica Tallawahs at Brian Lara Cricket Academy (Tarouba), where Knight Riders clinched a seven-wicket victory with 11 balls to spare.
After Knight Riders decided to field first, they restricted Tallawahs to 135/8 (20 overs) in the first innings. Later, Knight Riders chased down that target in 18.1 overs after losing three wickets.
Brief Scores: Jamaica Tallawahs – 135/8 in 20 overs (Glenn Phillips 58, Andre Russell 25; Jayden Seales 2/21)
Trinbago Knight Riders – 136/3 in 18.1 overs (Sunil Narine 53, Colin Munro 49; Mujeeb Ur Rahman 1/13)
The result – Trinbago Knight Riders won by seven wickets
CPL 2020, Match 6: Trinbago Knight Riders vs Jamaica Tallawahs – Statistical Highlights
i) After losing the toss, Jamaica Tallawahs scored 135/8 (20 overs) in the first innings.
- It was the third-lowest completed total for Jamaica Tallawahs against Trinbago Knight Riders. Their two lowest totals in this list are 125 (19.3 overs) at Port of Spain on 23rd July 2015 and 134/7 (20 overs) at Kingston on 18th August 2013.
Trinbago Knight Riders
i) Trinbago Knight Riders won the match by seven wickets.
- It was the second time when Trinbago Knight Riders successfully chased a target against Jamaica Tallawahs. Their first successful chase against this side was during a four-wicket victory at Lauderhill on 19th August 2018.
- It was the fourth successive victory for the Trinbago Knight Riders against Jamaica Tallawahs.
i) Opener Lendl Simmons scored his eighth duck in CPL career.
- Simmons is standing in the joint second position in the list of most ducks in CPL history. While Kieron Pollard has also scored eight ducks, Sunil Narine is holding the record with nine ducks in CPL career.
Mujeeb Ur Rahman
i) Off-spinner Mujeeb Ur Rahman had the bowling figures of 4-0-13-1.
- It was the best economy rate by a Jamaica Tallawahs bowler against Trinbago Knight Riders. Their previous record was 3.50 (4-0-14-1) by Muttiah Muralitharan at Port of Spain on 7th August 2013.
Trinbago Knight Riders
i) The left-handed batsman Sunil Narine has scored 509 runs for Trinbago Knight Riders.
- Narine is the sixth batsman to score 500+ runs for Trinbago Knight Riders.
CPL 2020: Updated Points Table after Match 6
|Team||Matches||Won||Lost||Tied (W/L)||No Results||Points||NRR|
|Trinbago Knight Riders||2||2||0||0||0||4||0.584|
|Guyana Amazon Warriors||2||1||1||0||0||2||0.616|
|St Lucia Zouks||2||1||1||0||0||2||-0.036|
|St Kitts and Nevis Patriots||2||0||2||0||0||0||-0.826|