Bangalore, Mar 11 (): The third season of the Celebrity Cricket League CCL 3 came to an end after the stunning final match, where Karnataka Bulldozers defeated Telugu Warriors by 26 runs at Chinnaswamy stadium.
On Saturday, March 11th, the first semi-final match was played in Hyderabad between Karnataka Bulldozers and Kerala Strikers. Karnataka Bulldozers defeated Kerala Strikers to get qualified for the final of CCL 2013.
Karnataka Bulldozers won by 7 wickets
Kerala Strikers 130/9 (19.6 ov)
Karnataka Bulldozers 131/3 (15.6 ov)
On the other hand, Telugu Warriors defeated Veer Marathi in the second semi-final match.
Telugu Warriors won by 75 runs
Telugu Warriors 154/5 (19.6 ov)
Veer Marathi 79/9 (19.6 ov)
The final match was held at Chinnaswamy stadium in Bangalore with a big crowd of stars and audiences.
Karnataka Bulldozers won the toss and opted to bat first. They scored a total of 148 runs after losing five wickets. Dhruv Sharma remained unbeaten on 54 runs (46 balls), which contained one six and four boundaries.
In response, Telugu Warriors could only manage to reach 122 runs after losing seven wickets in the stipulated 20 overs. Cheran Teja was the highest scorer for Telugu Warriors with 31 runs. He smashed four sixes and a boundary.
Dhruv Sharma was declared the man-of-the-match.
Karnataka Bulldozers won by 26 runs
Karnataka Bulldozers 148/5 (19.6 ov)
Telugu Warriors 122/7 (19.6 ov)
Karnataka Bulldozers is the only team which has reached the finals in all the three editions of the Celebrity Cricket League. While they were the runner-ups in the previous two editions, the Bulldozers captured the title in the finale against Telugu Warriors.
Consolidated Match Results of CCL T20 2013
|Date and Time||Teams andMatch Details|
|Sat Feb 093 PM IST | 9:30 GMT||1st Match: Chennai Rhinos Vs Bhojpuri Dabangs at KochiBhojpuri Dabangs won by 5 wickets|
|Sat Feb 097 PM IST | 13:30 GMT||2nd Match: Kerala Strikers Vs Mumbai Heroes at KochiKerala Strikers won by 3 wickts|
|Sun Feb 101 PM IST | 7:30 GMT||3rd Match: Veer Marathi Vs Karnataka Bulldozers at SiliguriKarnataka Bulldozers won by 8 wickets|
|Sun Feb 105 PM IST | 11:30 GMT||4th Match: Telugu Warriors Vs Bengal Tigers at SiliguriTelugu Warriors won by 9 wickets|
|Sat Feb 163 PM IST | 9:30 GMT||5th Match: Kerala Strikers Vs Bhojpuri Dabanggs at HyderabadBhojpuri Dabanggs won by 11 runs (D/L)|
|Sat Feb 167 PM IST | 13:30 GMT||6th Match: Chennai Rhinos Vs Karnataka Bulldozers at HyderabadNo result|
|Sun Feb 173 PM IST | 9:30 GMT||7th Match: Veer Marathi Vs Bengal Tigers at HyderabadVeer Marathi won by 32 runs|
|Sun Feb 177 PM IST | 13:30 GMT||8th Match: Telugu Warriors Vs Mumbai Heroes at HyderabadTelugu Warriors won by 7 wickets|
|Sat Feb 234:30 PM IST | 11:00 GMT||9th Match: Kerala Strikers Vs Bengal Tigers at DubaiKerala Strikers won by 147 runs|
|Sat Feb 238:30 PM IST | 15:00 GMT||10th Match:Chennai Rhinos Vs Mumbai Heroes at DubaiMumbai Heroes won by 19 runs|
|Sun Feb 243 PM IST | 9:30 GMT||11th Match: Telugu Warriors Vs Karnataka Bulldozers at RanchiKarnataka Bulldozers won by 40 runs|
|Sun Feb 247 PM IST | 13:30 GMT||12th Match: Veer Marathi Vs Bhojpuri Dabangs at RanchiVeer Marathi won by 2 wickets|
|Sat Mar 023 PM IST | 9:30 GMT||13th Match: Kerala Strikers Vs Karnataka Bulldozers at ChennaiKerala Strikers won by 6 Wickets|
|Sat Mar 027 PM IST | 13:30 GMT||14th Match: Chennai Rhinos Vs Bengal Tigers at ChennaiChennai Rhinos won by 9 wickets|
|Sun Mar 033 PM IST | 9:30 GMT||15th Match: Bhojpuri Dabanggs Vs Telugu Warriors at PuneTelugu Warriors won by 99 runs|
|Sun Mar 037 PM IST | 13:30 GMT||16th Match: Veer Marathi Vs Mumbai Heroes at PuneVeer Marathi won by 67 runs|
|Sat Mar 093 PM IST | 9:30 GMT||1st Semi Final: Kerala Strikers Vs Karnataka Bulldozers at Uppal, HyderabadKarnataka Bulldozers won by 7 wickets|
|Sat Mar 097 PM IST | 13:30 GMT||2nd Semi Final: Telugu Warriors Vs Veer Marathi at Uppal, HyderabadTelugu Warriors won by 75 runs|
|Sun Mar 107 PM IST | 13:30 GMT||Final: Karnataka Bulldozers vs Telugu Warriors at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, BangaloreKarnataka Bulldozers win by 26 Runs|