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Cricket: CPL: Guyana’s Warriors defeat Barbados’ Tridents to qualify for finals

Brandon King hits royal unbeaten 132 as Warriors qualify for 5th final

Guyanese came out in their numbers to support the Warriors


In a fantastic atmosphere with Guyana’s Warriors flags being waved joyously and a raucous capacity crowd dancing in the stands, Guyana’s Warriors , unbeaten in the 10 matches played, romped to a 31-run win against the Barbados Tridents at Providence to advance to their fifth CPL final. and their 11th win this tournament.

A majestic unbeaten 132 from 72 balls with 10 fours and 11 sixes from 24 year-old Jamaican Brandon King, 32 from Skipper Shoib Malik from 19 balls with three sixes and 27 from 23 balls with two fours and a six powered Warriors to 218-3.

It equals the Warriors highest total this season and is the highest total in a Playoff game in the seven-year history of CPL while King’s innings overtook Andre Russell’s 121.      Continue reading