CPL 2023 [WATCH]: Kieron Pollard’s quartet of sixes in an over paves the way for Trinbago Knight Riders’ triumph over St Kitts and Nevis Patriots
The Trinbago Knight Riders (TKR) clinched their inaugural victory in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 2023 with a commanding six-wicket triumph over the St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots (SKTNP) on Sunday, August 27th, at Warner Park in St. Kitts. This victory was a significant morale boost for the Riders, as they had previously endured a no-result and a 54-run defeat.
Rutherford’s heroic knock propels patriots to a commanding score
The toss was won by the Riders’ captain, Kieron Pollard, who decided to put the Patriots in to bat first. The Patriots, led by their explosive opening pair of Andre Fletcher and Evin Lewis, made a blistering start, amassing 43 runs within the initial four overs. However Dwayne Bravo struck a crucial blow by dismissing both Fletcher and Lewis within a span of just three balls.
Subsequently, Sunil Narine further dented the Patrio