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Unfair or greatest comeback? Twitter divided as Galle knocks out Colombo after qualifying with just two wins

Galle Gladiators have become the first finalists of the Lanka Premier League (LPL) as they knocked the table-toppers Colombo Kings out of the tournament on Sunday, in Hambantota.

Gladiators after losing all their first five games in the league stage qualified as the fourth-placed team after winning two out of their last three games. Since there are only five teams in total, only one team had to be knocked out after the league stage came to an end.

But with the traditional semi-finals format in place, it meant that there were no second chances and the loser had to go home, irrespective of what they did previously in the league stage…

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