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Royal Cricket Padova 101/7 (10 ov)
Trentino Aquila 66/10 (9.2 ov)
Royal Cricket Padova won by 35 runs.
Player of the match: Dinesh Silva
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An utterly dominating performance from Royal Cricket Padova as they thrash Trentino Aquila by 35 runs. Who saw this coming? The team in red was outstanding in all three departments to set up a mouth-watering final against Venezia tonight. A strong start was needed from TRA while chasing this target but Kumarasinghe picked up two key wickets in the first over to set the tone for the rest of the bowlers to apply continuous pressure in the middle order. Apart from Hassan Tahir's few huge hits, none of the other batters were comfortable to even rotate a strike. We have witnessed two one-sided semi-finals today, but deservedly the two best teams will lock horns in the blockbuster final tonight. But before that, Loniga will battle it out against TRA in less than an hour from now. Until then, this is Pragadeesh, signing off on behalf of my fellow colleague Pratyush Rohra. Cheers
Over: 10 | Summary: W W Bowler: Virantha Veerasingha Score: 0/0
9.2 Virantha Veerasingha to Sadaqat Ali, RCP ARE INTO THE FINALS! Full delivery on the stumps, Ali hoicks it towards deep mid-wicket, where the fielder takes a well judged catch near the ropes. Catches win matches, and their fielding has been impeccable today! They'll hope it continues in the finals, against Venezia.

Royal Cricket Padova beat Trentino Aquila by 35 runs.
9.1 Virantha Veerasingha to Gurpreet Singh, ANOTHER ONE CAUGHT IN THE DEEP! Back of a length delivery outside off, Singh slaps it aerially towards long-off, who holds on to a simple catch!
Virantha Veerasingha to bowl the final over of the match
Over: 9 | Summary: W 0 1b W 6 0 Bowler: Sumith Perera Score: 0/0
8.6 Sumith Perera to Sadaqat Ali, back to over the wicket, fullish slower delivery angling into Ali, who swings and misses, the ball trickles past his leg-stump.
This is an outstanding bowling effort from Sumith Perera. He is not giving an inch to free their arms and go for a big hit.
8.5 Sumith Perera to Sadaqat Ali, SIX! LAUNCHED! In the slot delivery, Ali clears his front foot and clubs it over mid-wicket, to send it outta here and into the woods
8.4 Sumith Perera to Atif Saleem Raza, CAUGHT! Full delivery angling away outside off-stump, Raza slices his heave and it's right down the throat of the fielder at long-on
8.3 Sumith Perera to Sadaqat Ali, full delivery outside off-stump, Ali gets no bat on it but a fumble by the keeper allows the batsmen a sneak a single
Ali is the new batsman for TRA
8.2 Sumith Perera to Sadaqat Ali, full slower delivery outside off-stump, Ali swings for the fences and fails to connect. The ball was very close to the off-stump!
8.1 Sumith Perera to Hassan Tahir, BOWLED HIM! Full and straight, a touch slower, Tahir gets through his hoick early and the ball goes under his bat to rattle the off-stump! That's surely the last nail in the coffin!
Why Hassan Tahir wasn't sent ahead? Two mighty hits over square leg and long on and suddenly there is a slim hope for TRA with two overs still to go.
Over: 8 | Summary: 6 0 0 0 6 1 Bowler: Sameera Fernando Score: 59/6
7.6 Sameera Fernando to Hassan Tahir, DROPPED! Full delivery on the stumps, Tahir slices it really high but there's no distance on it, the bowler is running all around and can't take that one. Single to end the over.
7.5 Sameera Fernando to Hassan Tahir, SIX! HUGE! In the slot on off-stump, Tahir shuffles across and absolutely hammers it over mid-wicket, for a huge six
7.4 Sameera Fernando to Hassan Tahir, back of a length delivery outside off-stump, Tahir swings and misses again! Dot ball.
7.3 Sameera Fernando to Hassan Tahir, full delivery on the fifth-stump line, Tahir wants to launch this into the orbit but fails to connect
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