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23rd Match (N), Chennai, August 05, 2021, Tamil Nadu Premier League
(18.3/20 ov, T:121) 121/2

Kings won by 8 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)

Player Of The Match
38 (42) & 2/23
Spartans Innings
Kings Innings
Match Details
Salem Spartans  (20 ovs maximum)
Akshay Srinivasan st †Indrajith b Harish25-0040.00
H Gopinath (c)c Sanjay Yadav b Athisayaraj Davidson38-0037.50
Vijay Shankar c Harish b Veeramani4135-22117.14
S Abishiek  b Sanjay Yadav2521-20119.04
Murugan Ashwin c Sanjay Yadav b Aparajith616-0037.50
M Ganesh Moorthi c Harish b Aparajith108-20125.00
B Praanesh c Murthy b Harish13-0033.33
Umashankar Sushil not out 811-0072.72
TD Lokesh Raj c Suryaprakash b Athisayaraj Davidson1512-10125.00
S Boopalan not out 21-00200.00
Extras(lb 3, w 4)7
TOTAL20 Ov (RR: 6.00)120/8
Fall of wickets: 1-5 (Akshay Srinivasan, 1.3 ov), 2-5 (H Gopinath, 2.4 ov), 3-69 (S Abishiek, 11.1 ov), 4-75 (Vijay Shankar, 12.2 ov), 5-88 (M Ganesh Moorthi, 14.2 ov), 6-90 (B Praanesh, 15.1 ov), 7-95 (Murugan Ashwin, 16.4 ov), 8-117 (TD Lokesh Raj, 19.4 ov)
V Athisayaraj Davidson402426.00102000
2.4 to H Gopinath, fuller and he goes after it and skews it high in the air to the off side, the fielder at extra cover settles under it and takes the catch.. 5/2
19.4 to TD Lokesh Raj, moves back in the crease to a low full toss and mistimes in the air to deep midwicket.. 117/8
NS Harish411223.00140000
1.3 to AV Srinivasan, lovely delivery on the stump, spins away and beats the bat, the keeper collects the ball whips off the bails. The keeper does well to wait until the batter had lifted his leg and remove the bails, excellent work.. 5/1
15.1 to B Praanesh, slogs it down the ground to long on and taken by the fielder.. 90/6
H Trilok Nag201909.5032030
Sanjay Yadav411814.50120100
11.1 to S Abishiek, arm ball, makes room and looks to crash it through the off side, misses it and the off stumps is pegged back.. 69/3
Baba Aparajith402325.7581010
14.2 to M Ganesh Moorthi, miscues it high in the air down the ground to long off and taken.. 88/5
16.4 to M Ashwin, uses his feet and hits it miles in the sky, the fielder at deep midwicket settles under it and takes the catch.. 95/7
Sri Neranjan10707.0000000
T Veeramani1014114.0032100
12.2 to V Shankar, pulls and miscues it high in the air to deep midwicket, taken by the fielder.. 75/4
Nellai Royal Kings  (T: 121 runs from 20 ovs)
Baba Aparajith (c)c Shankar b Ganesh Moorthi3842-3190.47
Laxmesha Suryaprakash  b Ashwin99-10100.00
Pradosh Ranjan Paul not out 2334-2067.64
Sanjay Yadav not out 4126-33157.69
Extras(lb 4, w 6)10
TOTAL18.3 Ov (RR: 6.54)121/2
Fall of wickets: 1-31 (Laxmesha Suryaprakash, 5.3 ov), 2-67 (Baba Aparajith, 11.6 ov)
M Ganesh Moorthi402215.50131110
11.6 to B Aparajith, brilliant catch at long off by Vijay Shankar. Uses his feet and hits it high down the ground, times his jump and takes a good catch above his head.. 67/2
Ganeshan Periyaswamy402506.25132100
Murugan Ashwin402315.75112010
5.3 to L Suryaprakash, moves across his stumps and looks to paddle it, misses it and the ball crashes into the middle stump.. 31/1
Vijay Shankar301505.00102010
S Boopalan2.301907.6060200
TD Lokesh Raj1013013.0022020
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MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
TossSalem Spartans, elected to bat first
Player Of The Match
Baba Aparajith
Match days05 August 2021 - night (20-over match)
Rakesh Raghavan
Saidharshan Kumar
TV Umpire
M Madhu
Reserve Umpire
K Raghuram
Match Referee
Narasimhan Vijeylaxmi
PointsNellai Royal Kings 2, Salem Spartans 0
  • Salem Spartans innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 30 runs, 2 wickets)
  • Salem Spartans: 50 runs in 8.5 overs (53 balls), Extras 4
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 41 balls (V Shankar 30, S Abishiek 21, Ex 4)
  • Salem Spartans: 100 runs in 17.3 overs (105 balls), Extras 6
  • Innings Break: Salem Spartans - 120/8 in 20.0 overs (U Sushil 8, S Boopalan 2)
  • Nellai Royal Kings innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 36 runs, 1 wicket)
  • H Gopinath kept wickets in place of U Sushil from the start of the second innings
  • Nellai Royal Kings: 50 runs in 8.4 overs (52 balls), Extras 2
  • Nellai Royal Kings: 100 runs in 16.4 overs (100 balls), Extras 9
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 39 balls (P Ranjan Paul 6, R Sanjay Yadav 41, Ex 7)
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