International Cricket Update: The Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 2021 competition was won by St Kitts and Nevis Patriots. At Warner Park, the squad headed by Dwayne Bravo defeated the Saint Lucia Kings by three wickets to win the final match. After smashing 48 runs off 24 balls, Dominic Drakes was named player of the match.
He was likewise unbeaten to the end and took one wicket. Chris Gayle, the team's opening batter, was a major letdown, as he was dismissed for 0 runs. The team scored 160 runs with seven wickets lost, whereas Andre Fletcher's team scored 159 runs with seven wickets lost.
Since the team's historic victory, Twitter has been flooded with congratulatory comments. Many individuals have also shared some memorable moments from the game to show their support for certain players. A team supporter congratulated them on their first victory. He also praised Drakes for his performance in the battle, sharing a screenshot of the priceless moment.
Quetta Gladiators of the Pakistan Super League and Chennai Super Kings and Sunrisers Hyderabad of the Indian Premier League have also congratulated the victorious team on their outstanding performance in the CPL 2021 final.
West Indies cricketer Carlos Brathwaite posted a photo of Drakes in action on the pitch. He even went so far as to name Drakes the "Man of the Moment."
The CPL 2021 champions were also congratulated by the Jamaica Tallawahs, who ended the season in second bottom place on the point table with four victories and eight points from ten matches. The squad showed genuine sportsmanship by congratulating SKN on their first win and calling them "Absolutely Deserving!"
Meanwhile, the winning team's batter Evin Lewis is being praised for hitting the most sixes in the competition. After smashing 38 sixes throughout the competition, the batsman delighted cricket fans and pundits alike.