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Dimo Southern Warriors lift Army Commander’s T20 Cup

Dimo Southern Warriors lift Army Commander’s T20 Cup

Chandimal-led DIMO Southern Warriors clinched the inaugural Army Commander’s League Twenty20 tournament beating Super Fashion Northern Warriors led by Seekkuge Prasanna by nine runs in the final played at Army Cricket ground in Dombagoda yesterday.

Defending a total of 159, Chandimal marshalled his resources in the death overs using the experienced Suranga Lakmal and Wanindu Hasaranga as the Super Fashion Northern Warriors were bowled out for 150 in the 19th over.

With experienced Dasun Shanaka at the crease, Northern Warriors were in sight of victory but a miscued scoop off Lakmal by Shanaka in the penultimate over shattered their hopes of laying hands on the Commander’s Cup. Shanaka departed for 34 before Lakmal bowled a toe crushing yorker to finish off things in style…

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