Gayle unbeaten Century guided Jamaica to 7 wicket victory against Knight Riders
Queen’s Park Oval, Port of Spain, Trinidad was hosting the seventh Match of the season 4 of Caribbean Premier League 2016 which was played between the Two previous champions of Trinbago Knight Riders and Jamaica Tallawahs on 4th July 2016. After winning a toss Gayle of Jamaica they opted to bowl first and invite Trinbago Knight Riders to Bat first on their Home ground.
While in Batting First by the Trinbago they got a cracking starts from the both openers Hashim amla and Brendon McCullum as they both made a first wickets partnership for 49 run in just 5.3 balls. Brendon McCullum got some form as they made 35 run in 18 balls with 3 fours and 3 sixes. On the other Hand Hashim Amla who bat brilliant as they scored 74 run in 52 balls with 6 fours and 3 sixes. One down Batsman colin Munro also giving good supports to amla as both made a 103 run partnership for the second wicket. Colin Munro Scored 55 run in 39 balls so help of this all players good performance team made a huge total of 191/4 in 20 overs time in First innings. From Jamaica Bowling Dale Steyn was the most expensive bowlers as they given 56 run in their 4 overs quota by picking just single wickets. Apart of him Williams and Wasim also took a single wicket each. Imad wasim was the great bowling with good line andlength and not giving opportunity to scoring run easily as they only given 18 runs in 3 overs.
Chasing a Massive total of 192, Jamaica Tallawahs losing their first wickets on just 29 run of walton but on the other hand Chris gayle are scoring run on the bad balls regularly and not taking risk to the other batsman. Chris Gayle Unbeaten Century plus score easily guided the team to victory and this is a massive chase for the jamaica. Gayle Made a second Century of the CPL 2016 as earlier Colin Munro made a 100 run. In the End some hitting from the Andre Russell and Gayle team easily reach the target so Jamaica Tallawahs won the CPL Match 7 by 7 wickets with a 10 balls to spare. This is the Third loss for the Trinbago Knight Riders in this Caribbean Premier League 2016 out of 4 games While Jamaica Won the both the game which they played so far. from Bowling Sunil Narine was be the pick of the bowler as they given run 9 runs on their 4 overs spell with take a single wicket.
With a Amazing Victory jamaica Also moves to a First Spot in the CPL Points Table with a 4 points on a +0.525 Healthy Net run rate.
Chris Gayle earn a Man of the Match award for the splendid Batting performance as they score 108 runs in just 54 balls with 11 sixes and 6 fours on a strike of 2 run in single bowls (200)