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Kandy Tuskers vs Colombo Kings, 13th Match Cricbuzz, Mobilecric or Vcricket livescore Kandy Tuskers vs Colombo Kings, 13th Match 08 Monday March 2021 161342000000 Colombo Kings won by 7 wkts Cricinfo Commentary updated on 08 Monday March 2021 161342000000 KDT - 105 (19.2) CLK - 108/3 (14.1) Cricinfo Commentary updated on 08 Monday March 2021 161342000000 CRR:  7.62 Player of the Match Dushmantha Chameera Scorecard Refresh Commentary So, the battle of the wooden spoon is something that won't please Kandy. Because they will be one of the contenders. Earlier in the day, the other contender - Galle - lost again. And Kandy could have bettered their position on the table but it wasn't to be. They were shot out for 105 and post that Colombo didn't have many hiccups to deal with. There are seven league games remaining but the ones featuring Kandy and Galle will have any significant importance. The top three teams have hardly anything to choose from and all the three would want to finish on top because that might give them a shot at Kandy or Galle who haven't been up to the mark till now. The equations, permutations and combinations will come into the picture with every game from now on. The action continues but we will leave you for the moment. Tadaa! Dushmantha Chameera, Man of the Match: It is important to have accuracy. If you bowl at 150, you need to be accurate as well. Pace is one of the important aspects for a fast bowler. You hit the wicket and get that bounce. I tried the same. Angelo Mathews: No, I won't call it a perfect game. It was a very good game. We showed great intensity. I am very happy. We always plan to take wickets and not contain. I rotated the bowlers and they responded really well. The wicket was doing a little but Chandimal and Priyanjan batted really well. We can still improve with the bat. May be we can take a chance with a couple of positions. We will rest a few players may be. Kusal Perera: The track was seaming and we didn't bat well. We didn't adjust well. We have a few games left. This is time to get together and play together. 100 is never enough to defend. 23:01 Local Time, 17:31 GMT, 23:01 IST: The only word that comes to my mind is emphatic. Colombo have mauled their opponents. They did splendidly well with the ball and with the bat, showed the right amounts of aggression to track this as quickly as they could. A huge win for Colombo and has helped them to join Jaffna and Dambulla on 8 points. Kandy remain ahead of Galle in the points table with only two points to their kitty. The Colombo bowlers set it up and the batters ensured the cake walk had no slippery icing. Qais Ahmad is my Man of the Match. Who will be your pick? And yes this win has ensured that Colombo alongwith Dambulla and Jaffna have qualified for the semis. Kandy and Galle will tussle for that one last spot. 14.1 Pradeep to Chandimal, FOUR , short ball, banged in, Chandimal gets on top of the short ball and pulls it behind square for a four. Was wonderfully played for him to score the winning runs. Colombo win this by 8 wickets Nuwan Pradeep [2.0-0-6-1] is back into the attack CLK: 104-3 after 14 overs 13.6 Embuldeniya to Chandimal, 1 run, drives the ball through the off-side for a single! That was well tossed up and Chandimal silked it into the covers. Only a couple needed now 13.5 Embuldeniya to Priyanjan, 1 run, allows the ball to come to him before knocking it off the pads into the on-side for a single 13.4 Embuldeniya to Chandimal, 1 run, arm ball and Chandimal plays it off the back foot into the off-side for a single 13.4 Embuldeniya to Priyanjan, 2 wides , slips that wide down leg and Priyanjan misses the sweep. Has been wided and an extra run as the keeper missed it as well 13.3 Embuldeniya to Priyanjan, FOUR , skips down the track and clips it away between mid-wicket and long-on for a four. Took it on the full and put it away 13.2 Embuldeniya to Chandimal, 1 run, worked away off the pads into the on-side for a single 13.1 Embuldeniya to Chandimal, no run, gets forward and defends it out CLK: 94-3 after 13 overs 12.6 Irfan Pathan to Priyanjan, FOUR , shortish, slowish, Priyanjan stood tall and pulled it past mid-wicket for a four. That was a terrible delivery and Priyanjan put it away with a lot of power. Only a few runs now. Couple of more overs at best 12.5 Irfan Pathan to Chandimal, 1 run, back of a length delivery and has been knocked out to mid-on for a single. Was a slower length delivery which angled across 12.4 Irfan Pathan to Chandimal, no run, slower delivery outside off, Chandimal misses the drive and manages to inner-edge it into the off-side 12.3 Irfan Pathan to Chandimal, no run, length delivery and has been turned away into the on-side to find the man at mid-wicket 12.2 Irfan Pathan to Priyanjan, Leg byes, 1 run, angles it on to the pads, Priyanjan misses the clip and the ball rolls away to fine leg for a single 12.1 Irfan Pathan to Priyanjan, no run, pushes at a length delivery outside off and gets it off the inner edge to mid-wicket Load More Commentary

Kandy Tuskers vs Colombo Kings, 13th Match

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Colombo Kings won by 7 wkts

Cricinfo Commentary updated on 08 Monday March 2021 161342000000

KDT - 105 (19.2)
CLK - 108/3 (14.1)

Cricinfo Commentary updated on 08 Monday March 2021 161342000000
CRR:  7.62

Player of the Match

Commentary

So, the battle of the wooden spoon is something that won't please Kandy. Because they will be one of the contenders. Earlier in the day, the other contender - Galle - lost again. And Kandy could have bettered their position on the table but it wasn't to be. They were shot out for 105 and post that Colombo didn't have many hiccups to deal with. There are seven league games remaining but the ones featuring Kandy and Galle will have any significant importance. The top three teams have hardly anything to choose from and all the three would want to finish on top because that might give them a shot at Kandy or Galle who haven't been up to the mark till now. The equations, permutations and combinations will come into the picture with every game from now on. The action continues but we will leave you for the moment. Tadaa!

Dushmantha Chameera, Man of the Match: It is important to have accuracy. If you bowl at 150, you need to be accurate as well. Pace is one of the important aspects for a fast bowler. You hit the wicket and get that bounce. I tried the same.

Angelo Mathews: No, I won't call it a perfect game. It was a very good game. We showed great intensity. I am very happy. We always plan to take wickets and not contain. I rotated the bowlers and they responded really well. The wicket was doing a little but Chandimal and Priyanjan batted really well. We can still improve with the bat. May be we can take a chance with a couple of positions. We will rest a few players may be.

Kusal Perera: The track was seaming and we didn't bat well. We didn't adjust well. We have a few games left. This is time to get together and play together. 100 is never enough to defend.

23:01 Local Time, 17:31 GMT, 23:01 IST: The only word that comes to my mind is emphatic. Colombo have mauled their opponents. They did splendidly well with the ball and with the bat, showed the right amounts of aggression to track this as quickly as they could. A huge win for Colombo and has helped them to join Jaffna and Dambulla on 8 points. Kandy remain ahead of Galle in the points table with only two points to their kitty. The Colombo bowlers set it up and the batters ensured the cake walk had no slippery icing. Qais Ahmad is my Man of the Match. Who will be your pick? And yes this win has ensured that Colombo alongwith Dambulla and Jaffna have qualified for the semis. Kandy and Galle will tussle for that one last spot.

14.1 Pradeep to Chandimal, FOUR, short ball, banged in, Chandimal gets on top of the short ball and pulls it behind square for a four. Was wonderfully played for him to score the winning runs. Colombo win this by 8 wickets

Nuwan Pradeep [2.0-0-6-1] is back into the attack

CLK: 104-3 after 14 overs

13.6 Embuldeniya to Chandimal, 1 run, drives the ball through the off-side for a single! That was well tossed up and Chandimal silked it into the covers. Only a couple needed now

13.5 Embuldeniya to Priyanjan, 1 run, allows the ball to come to him before knocking it off the pads into the on-side for a single

13.4 Embuldeniya to Chandimal, 1 run, arm ball and Chandimal plays it off the back foot into the off-side for a single

13.4 Embuldeniya to Priyanjan, 2 wides, slips that wide down leg and Priyanjan misses the sweep. Has been wided and an extra run as the keeper missed it as well

13.3 Embuldeniya to Priyanjan, FOUR, skips down the track and clips it away between mid-wicket and long-on for a four. Took it on the full and put it away

13.2 Embuldeniya to Chandimal, 1 run, worked away off the pads into the on-side for a single

13.1 Embuldeniya to Chandimal, no run, gets forward and defends it out

CLK: 94-3 after 13 overs

12.6 Irfan Pathan to Priyanjan, FOUR, shortish, slowish, Priyanjan stood tall and pulled it past mid-wicket for a four. That was a terrible delivery and Priyanjan put it away with a lot of power. Only a few runs now. Couple of more overs at best

12.5 Irfan Pathan to Chandimal, 1 run, back of a length delivery and has been knocked out to mid-on for a single. Was a slower length delivery which angled across

12.4 Irfan Pathan to Chandimal, no run, slower delivery outside off, Chandimal misses the drive and manages to inner-edge it into the off-side

12.3 Irfan Pathan to Chandimal, no run, length delivery and has been turned away into the on-side to find the man at mid-wicket

12.2 Irfan Pathan to Priyanjan, Leg byes, 1 run, angles it on to the pads, Priyanjan misses the clip and the ball rolls away to fine leg for a single

12.1 Irfan Pathan to Priyanjan, no run, pushes at a length delivery outside off and gets it off the inner edge to mid-wicket