Final Up to date: December 06, 2022, 23:57 IST
Using on Andre Fletcher’s unbeaten century and Wanindu Hasaranga’s 4/14, Kandy Falcons beat Colombo Stars by 109 runs in Lanka Premier League on Tuesday.
After posting a mammoth whole of 199/1, Kandy Falcons bowled out the Colombo Stars for 90 in 14.3 overs.
Colombo Stars captain Angelo Mathews was the group’s highest scorer with 26 runs from 23 balls. His innings included 2 boundaries.
Nonetheless, after Niroshan Dickwella was run out, the Stars saved shedding wickets at common intervals. In direction of the top of the innings, Keemo Paul made a quickfire 22 from 15 balls, which included 1 boundary and a couple of sixes, however the group fell wanting the goal. For Falcons, Fabian Allen picked two wickets.
Earlier, Pathum Nissanka and Andre Fletcher set the platform for the Kandy Falcons. Fletcher remained unbeaten on 102 from 67 balls, laced with 11 boundaries and three sixes, whereas Nissanka scored 71 runs from 41 balls. He struck 8 boundaries and a couple of sixes throughout his time on the crease.
In direction of the top of the innings, Carlos Brathwaite performed a quick-fire inning of 20 runs from 13 balls which included 3 boundaries. Seekkuge Prasanna was the one bowler to take a wicket for the Colombo Stars.