CCL Kerala Strikers and Karnataka Bulldozers faced each other in a memorable match in the Cooch Behar League (CCL) this afternoon. Kerala Strikers put up an impressive performance with their batters smashing 7 sixes and 13 fours in their superb total of 201 for 8 in 30 overs.
Karnataka Bulldozers in reply put up a brave attempt but fell just 8 runs short of their opponents’ total as they scored 193 for 6 in 30 overs.
Kerala Strikers opener Robin Saxena and Varun Kurtaram top scored for their team asSaxena made 57 runs off 43 balls and Kurtaram made 44 runs off 24 balls. Tushar Singh from Karnataka Bulldozers was their highest scorer as he made 44 runs off just 26 balls.
In the bowling department, Kerala Strikers Jeya Chacko impressed the most as he picked up 4 wickets while giving away only 35 runs in his 6 overs. NK Shetty also bowled well, taking two wickets while giving away just 24 runs in his quota of overs.
In the end, Kerala Strikers won the game by a close margin of just 8 runs. This is the first victory of the season for them and they would be hoping to continue this form in the coming matches.
CCL kerala strikers vs karnataka bulldozers scorecard
The CCL Kerala Strikers faced off against the Karnataka Bulldozers in a fiercely contested match today. Both teams fought hard for the win, but it was the Kerala Strikers who emerged victorious, scoring an impressive 205 runs to the Bulldozers’ 181 runs.
Despite a late rally in the second half of the match, the Strikers maintained their lead, going into the last over with a comfortable lead. The Kerala batters were in form, with opener Yasin Khan striking a magnificent 65 runs and Jagadeesh hitting 45 runs.
The Karnataka Bulldozers could not keep up with the Strikers’ scoring despite their best efforts. Opener Nathan Lee and Siddharth Reddy both scored 30 runs, while Rinku Thakur and Abhishek Gupta put in some impressive performances with the bat. However, they were unable to match up to the Strikers’ performance.
In the bowling department, the Strikers were spearheaded by the wily Yohan Thomas, who bowled an impressive four overs for the team and picked up two key wickets. He was supported in the bowling department by Prithvi Sudarshan, who bowled three tidy overs for only 20 runs.
The Strikers managed to hold their nerve and cruise to victory in the tight match. The result of the match was a victory for Kerala Strikers by 24 runs. It was a much-needed victory for the team, and they now gear up for the next game with their heads held high.
CCL 2023 Highlights kerala strikers vs karnataka bulldozers
The CCL 2023 of kerala strikers vs karnataka bulldozers is set to be one of the most watched cricket matches of the year.
Kerala strikers, who were the team to beat in the last season, will face their stiffest test against the powerhouse karnataka bulldozers, who are the reigning champions.
The match promises to be a thrilling one, with both teams boasting world-class players who are capable of producing match-winning performances.
Karnataka bulldozers have the experience, but kerala strikers are also well-prepared and have recruited some always experienced players to deefend their crown.
The match will be played in the city of Kochi, where the crowds are sure to be electrified.
A win for the Striker would mean a third win for them and a win for the bulldozers would mean that this team has now established a dynasty in the CCL.
The spotlight will be on the cricketers and what an interesting contest it promises to be!