Colombo. The final match of the Lanka Cricket League 2022 (Lanka Premier League 2022) was played on 15 August between SLC Blue and SLC Red in Colombo. In this match, SLC Raid won by seven wickets. During the match, 22-year-old Raid spinner Mahish Theekshana surprised everyone by taking a brilliant catch in the field.
In fact, yesterday, Teekshna bowled a total of four overs for her team. During this, he got two successes while spending 22 runs. He first made SLC Blue opener Lahiru Samarkoon his victim. After this, he also trapped wicket-keeper batsman Sadira Samarawickrama in his net. Seeing the manner in which Teekshna caught Samarwickrama’s catch on her own ball, everyone present there was speechless.
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Talking about this match, the team of SLC Blue, batting first after losing the toss, scored 136 runs for the loss of six wickets. Ashen Bandara contributed 40 runs in 30 balls for the team. In this match for SLC Raid, Teekshna and Asitha Fernando managed to take two wickets each. Apart from this, Dunith Velez and Lahiru Madushanka got one success each for the team respectively.
At the same time, chasing the target of 137 runs, the team of SLC Red got it easily at the loss of three wickets with 19 balls to spare. For the team, Captain Kusal Mendis played the highest unbeaten half-century of 56 runs in 45 balls. In the final match, Mendis was adjudged ‘Player of the Match’ for his fine half-century.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : August 16, 2022, 19:40 IST