Job oriented Digital Marketing Courses in Kerala.
Call +91 8138875600 for details

Kerala Strikers beat Bengal Tigers by 1 run in CCL today


In a thrilling match of the Celebrity Cricket League, Mollywood team AMMA's Kerala Strikers defeated Bengal Tigers by 1 run. Bengal Tigers could score only 148 for 4 wickets against the 149 set by Kerala Strikers. Rajiv Pillai is the Man of the Match. Read more below.

Kerala Strikers beat Bengal Tigers by 1 run in CCL
In one of the most close encounters of the Celebrity Cricket League, Mollywood team AMMA's Kerala Strikers defeated Bengal Tigers by 1 run. Bengal Tigers could reach only 148 for 4 wickets against the 149 posted by Strikers. Rajiv Pillai won the Man of the Match award for his well made half century. The match was thrilling from beggining to the end as much as a proffessional T20. Last two overs of the match were instrumental turned the match around. Rajiv Pillai, Vivek Gopan and Manikkuttan are the architects of Strikers' win.

Bengal Tigers won the toss and chose to field first. Rajeev Pillai and Nivin Pauly open the batting for Strikers. Pauly got out in the fourth over. He could only score 2 runs. Then Bala and Rajiv made a good partnership. Bala was run out at 15. Unni Mukundan couldn't last long as he was out for 5. But Rajiv Pillai was striking very hard at the other end. He scored his fifty in just 36 balls. But he fell at 59. Later Vivek Gopan and Prajod batted explosively. Vivek got out for 21. Kerala Strikers ended their innings for 149/6.

In reply batting, Bengal could make only a slow start, thanks to brilliant balling by Manikkuttan and Vivek Gopan. Tigers opener Joy was run out by Bineesh Kodiyeri at 13. Then Jishhu and Sandy batted well and made a big partnership. Manikkuttan took a superb catch to dismiss Sandy for 28. On the other side, Jisshu continued to strike and made a 25 ball fifty. But Jisshu's dismissal in last ball of 19th over, turned things around for a while. Jisshu had scored 69 runs then. Bengal Tigers needed only 10 runs to win. Unni Mukundan came to bowl the last over. In 3rd ball of the over, a wicket was fallen. Single came in next two balls and Bengal needed 4 runs to win in the last ball. The Tigers' batsman could take only a double in the ball.

The match was extremely heated up. The return of captain Mohanlal to the lineup made Kerala Strikers excited as well. The next match of Strikers is against Karnataka Bulldozers tomorrow.

Match Summary
Kerala Strikers - 149/6 (20 overs)
Bengal Tigers - 148/4 (20 overs)


Job oriented Digital Marketing Courses in Kerala.
Call +91 8138875600 for details

Related Articles

Kerala Strikers | Celebrity Cricket League Kerala Team Led By Mohanlal

Read this article about Kerala CCL team Kerala Strikers led by superstar Mohanalal. Kerala again enter in the T20 tournament after the exit of Kochi Tuskers from IPL. All kerala T20 fans can now await the entry of T20 team Kerala Strikers in the Celebrity Cricket League (CCL) representing movie actors from the state. The Team is captained by the Malayalam superstar, Mohanlal, who is also a co-owner of the team.

CCL 2012 Kerala Strikers Team Members and Owners

Kerala Strikers Team Members and Owners for Celebrity Cricket League 2012 (CCL 2012) are given here. Kerala Strikers is owned by Mohanlal and Lisa (wife of Priyadarshan). Timetable and Venue of Kerala Strikers Team Matches, The basic rules of CCL 2012, Jersey and Logo are also included here. Famous heroes in Kerala Strikers are Prithviraj, Indrajith, Kunchacko Bobban and Asif Ali.

Kerala Strikers in CCL2 - Team members, Matches, Jersy and Logo

Read this exclusive article on Kerala Strikers, the team representing Malayalam Film Industry for the upcoming CCL. Kerala Strikers led by Malayalam Superstar Mohalal is ready to play in second edition of the Celebrity Cricket League which will start on January 21st. The team Owner Priyadarshan unveiled the team’s official logo while Malayalam super star Mammootty launched the team jersy on 06th October at Kochi Taj Hotel. Read the article for more details.

Kerala Strikers Team Logo and Jersey

Kerala Strikers team logo and jersey for CCL 2012 is given here. You can download Kerala strikers team logo and jersey exclusive from here. We provide the reports and photos of Kerala Strikers team event held at Kochi

Kerala Strikers beat Ranji veteran team in the practice Match

Malayalam Cinema celebrity cricket team Kerala Strikers defeated Kerala’s Ranji veteran team during the practice match played at Kaloor Jawahar Lal Nehru international Stadium on 24th October. Actor Bala led the team in the absence of team captain Mohan Lal. Read the article to get more details

More articles: Ammas Kerala Strikers Celebrity Cricket League 2012 Kerala Strikers

Comments

No responses found. Be the first to comment...


  • Do not include your name, "with regards" etc in the comment. Write detailed comment, relevant to the topic.
  • No HTML formatting and links to other web sites are allowed.
  • This is a strictly moderated site. Absolutely no spam allowed.
  • Name:
    Email: