result
23rd Match (N), Chennai, Aug 5 2021, Tamil Nadu Premier League
(18.3/20 ov)121/2
Kings won by 8 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
38 (42) & 2/23
baba-aparajith
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Comms: Binoy George
Scorecard summary
Salem Spartans120/8(20 overs)
Nellai Royal Kings121/2(18.3 overs)

Nellai Royal Kings win by 8 wickets and move third on the table. Thanks for tuning in, do join us again tomorrow for another match.

18.3
6
Boopalan to R Sanjay Yadav, SIX runs

finishes off in style, uses his feet ad swings it over the wide long on fence.

18.2
Boopalan to R Sanjay Yadav, no run

moves back and pushes to the onside.

18.1
6
Boopalan to R Sanjay Yadav, SIX runs

uses his feet and hits it over the bowler and over the fence.

end of over 188 runs
NRK: 109/2CRR: 6.05 RRR: 6.00 • Need 12 from 12b
Sanjay Yadav29 (23)
Pradosh Ranjan Paul23 (34)
Ganeshan Periyaswamy 4-0-25-0
Murugan Ashwin 4-0-23-1
17.6
1
Periyaswamy to R Sanjay Yadav, 1 run

driven along the ground to deep extra cover.

17.5
Periyaswamy to R Sanjay Yadav, no run

swing and a miss.

17.4
6
Periyaswamy to R Sanjay Yadav, SIX runs

hits high and well over the long on fence.

17.3
Periyaswamy to R Sanjay Yadav, no run

walks few paces, cuts and misses.

17.2
1lb
Periyaswamy to Pradosh, 1 leg bye

off the pad down to thirdman.

17.1
Periyaswamy to Pradosh, no run
end of over 177 runs
NRK: 101/2CRR: 5.94 RRR: 6.66 • Need 20 from 18b
Pradosh Ranjan Paul23 (32)
Sanjay Yadav22 (19)
Murugan Ashwin 4-0-23-1
Ganeshan Periyaswamy 3-0-18-0
16.6
1
Ashwin to Pradosh, 1 run

works it through the onside.

16.5
Ashwin to Pradosh, no run
16.5
2w
Ashwin to R Sanjay Yadav, 2 wide

down the leg side.

16.4
Ashwin to R Sanjay Yadav, no run
16.3
2
Ashwin to R Sanjay Yadav, 2 runs

plays it past the short fine leg fielder.

16.2
Ashwin to R Sanjay Yadav, no run
16.1
2
Ashwin to R Sanjay Yadav, 2 runs

full toss worked for couple of runs.

end of over 163 runs
NRK: 94/2CRR: 5.87 RRR: 6.75 • Need 27 from 24b
Sanjay Yadav18 (15)
Pradosh Ranjan Paul22 (30)
Ganeshan Periyaswamy 3-0-18-0
S Boopalan 2-0-7-0
15.6
1
Periyaswamy to R Sanjay Yadav, 1 run

steers it down to thirdman.

15.5
Periyaswamy to R Sanjay Yadav, no run

fuller delivery pushed in the air to the off side.

15.4
Periyaswamy to R Sanjay Yadav, no run

swing and a miss.

15.3
Periyaswamy to R Sanjay Yadav, no run

slower delivery played to the off side to extra cover.

Best performances - batters
R Sanjay Yadav NRK
41 runs (26)
3 fours
3 sixes
Control72%
Productive shot
on drive
18 runs
0 four
3 sixes
411632213
Vijay Shankar player portrait
V Shankar SS
41 runs (35)
2 fours
2 sixes
Control80%
Productive shot
off drive
13 runs
0 four
2 sixes
232261367
Best performances - bowlers
NS Harish NRK
O
4
M
1
R
12
W
2
ECO
3
  • FT
  • Y
  • F
  • G
  • SG
  • S
OFFLEG
RHB
1W
1W
Baba Aparajith
B Aparajith NRK
O
4
M
0
R
23
W
2
ECO
5.75
  • FT
  • Y
  • F
  • G
  • SG
  • S
OFFLEG
RHB
1W
LEGOFF
LHB
1W
Match details
MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chepauk, Chennai
TossSalem Spartans, elected to bat first
SeriesTamil Nadu Premier League
Season2021
Player Of The Match
Baba Aparajith
Baba Aparajith
Match days05 August 2021 - night (20-over match)
Umpires
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Rakesh Raghavan
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Saidharshan Kumar
TV Umpire
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M Madhu
Reserve Umpire
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K Raghuram
Match Referee
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Narasimhan Vijeylaxmi
PointsNellai Royal Kings 2, Salem Spartans 0