Surrey thrash SL Development XI


Surrey thrashed Sri Lanka Development XI by nine wickets in their T20 encounter played at Kennington Oval, London on Wednesday.

Batting first, Sri Lanka Development XI could only muster 106 all out in 18.5 overs. Only skipper Dhananjaya Lakshan (27) and Ashen Bandara (33) got into double digits. In reply Surrey had no trouble chasing down the target and they did in just 9.4 overs for the loss of opener Jason Roy. Will Jacks remained unbeaten on 58 while Ollie Pope made 31*, to take them home without any trouble as the SL bowlers were taken apart.

Brief Scores:

SL Development XI: 106 (18.5) (Dhananjaya Lakshan 27, Ashen Bandara 33, Reece Topley 3-13, Sam Curran 2-21, Jamie Overton 2-8)

Surrey: 111-1 (9.4) (Will Jacks 58*, Ollie Pope 31*)