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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

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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