Bangladesh dashing all rounder Shakib Al Hasan has ended his Caribbean mission as his team Barbados Tridents have lost to Jamaica Tallawahs in the second Semifinal of Limacol Caribbean Premier League T20. Shakib Al Hasan didn’t get chance to bat and bowled only an over. Andre Russell sealed the victory for Tallwahs by hitting Azhar Mahmood for three consecutive massive sixes. [Watch Video Clip: Roof Breaking Six by Tamim Iqbal]
Batting first Barbados Tridents managed a competitive total 148 for 6 from their allocated 20 overs. Pakistan all rounder Shoaib Malik scored highest 49 off 47 balls hitting 3 sixes for Tridents. Chasing 149, Azhar Mahmood removed Chris Gayle early. But Chadwick Walton Kumar Sangakkara built a momentum for the Tallawahs in the second wicket stand. Sangakkara scored 50 from 38 balls including 4 fours and 2 sixes and Walton scored 45 off 40 balls which lead Jamaica to a comfortable victory. In the end Andre Russell hit 3 consecutive sixes as Tallawahs finished the match with 7 wickets victory. Russell was not out for 29 from just 6 balls with 4 sixes and a four. Ace All rounder Shakib Al Hasan spent only 8 runs from his one over. Sangakkara was named man of the match for his magnificent knock.
Jamaica Tallawahs won the toss and elected to field first
Barbados Tridents 148/6 (20/20 overs): Shoaib Malik 49, Raymon Reifer 36, Vernon Philander 28/2
Jamaica Tallawahs 152/3 (18.3/20 overs): Sangakkara 50, Walton 45, Russell 29, Shakib 1-0-8-0
Jamaica Tallawahs won by 7 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
Man of the match: Kumar Sangakkara