Caribbean Premier League 2018 Finals: Trinbago Knight Riders vs Guyana Amazon Warriors — Yes, Sunil Narine bowled with a modified action during the Caribbean Premier League 2018 Finals between Trinbago Knight Riders and Guyana Amazon Warriors. Trinbago Knight Riders went on to lift their third title in four seasons, but it was Narine’s new actin that stole the show. It was surprising to see Narine hide the ball in his run-up. It is learned that Narine hurt his spinning finger during a pre-game practice session and bowled with pain in the second qualifier.
Here is his modified action.
Meanwhile, TKR won the match with 15 balls to spare as Munro’s breathtaking 68 off 38 balls starred in the victory. Munro also picked up the Man of the Series for scoring a total of 567 runs this CPL. This is also a record for the most runs in any CPL season.
Earlier, Trinbago Knight Riders won the toss and opt to bowl. the Amazon Warriors managed to put on a target of 148 to win. Luke Ronchi with 44 off 35 was the pick of their batsmen as no one else got going. Khary Pierre picked up three wickets to put the breaks on the Amazon batting. On the other hand, Munro’s knock ensured EKR win title with 15 balls to spare.
Co-owner Shahrukh Khan took to Twitter after the match and posted a congratulatory tweet, which read, “Wow wow wow. Wish I was there 2 party with my boys!!! Lov u Trinidad &Tobago & congratulations for the team…the champions dance & music & thx for making me &
@TKRiders a part of ur family. This is how we play…boys each one hav a drink for me..Lov yaaa!!”