At Pallekele International Cricket Stadium, Pallekele, the teams Colombo Stars and Galle Gladiators where Galle Gladiators won the toss and chose to bat first.
Thanuka Dabare and Kusal Mendis opened the batting attack with Mathews on the opening bowling attack. In the first over only, Dabare bought the first four of the match while 3 more in the immediate over. Galle Gladiators got a score of 23 after 2 overs.
In the 4th over, Mendis slammed huge two sixes and Dabare smacked a four in the next over, crossing the half-century with a score of 52 after 5 overs. Fueling 39 runs in 27 balls, Mendis got a dismissal from Bopara and the right-handed batter, Lahiru Udara took the batting charge.
Adding 36 runs in 27 balls for the side, Dabare lost his wicket to Vandersay and the right-handed batter, Azam Khan took the batting charge. After 10 overs, GGD jumped up to a score of 82.
With Udara and Iftikhar Ahmed on the pitch, the side reached the century, standing at a score of 100-3 after 13 overs. In the 17th over, Fernando smacked a four and a six, shifting up to a score of 138-4. Scoring 29 runs in 16 balls, Fernando lost his wicket to Naveen-ul-Haq.
In 20 overs, Galle Gladiators posted 174 runs with a loss of 6 wickets.
For the run chase of 175, Dickwella and Mathews took the batting charge with Imad Wasim on the bowling attack. In the first over only, Dickwella bought the first four for the side. In the 3rd over, Mathews crunched two more boundaries, and the side got a score of 15 after 3 overs. In the immediate over, Dickwella smacked 4 boundaries.
N Thushara dismissed the first batter of CLS and the right-handed batter, Karim Janat took the batting charge. After 7 overs, the side reached a score of 38-3. After 9 overs, CLS crossed the half-century, standing at a score of 53-4.
In the 15th over, Dickwella reached his 50-run stand and he walked off the field after scoring 58 runs in 44 balls. After 16 overs, CLS crossed the century, with a score of 103-4. On the throw from N Thushara, Bopara and Chandimal crunched a six and a four, jumping up to a score of 119-4 after 17 overs. Fueling 46 runs in 35 balls, Bopara lost his wicket to Pradeep and the team could score 149 with a loss of 7 wickets.
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