Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib al Hasan's Kerala Kings got back to winning ways in the T10 League as they beat Team Sri Lanka by eight wickets in accordance with the Duckworth/Lewis method in Sharjah Saturday.
Batting first, the Lankans posted 112 runs for the loss of three wickets in their allotted 10 overs, opener Dinesh Chandimal top-scoring for his side with an unbeaten 24-ball 38, featuring five fours and a six.
Shakib did not get the opportunity to bowl.
In reply, the Kings reached their revised target of 91 in 6.1 overs, 11 deliveries still remaining in their innings.
Opener Chadwick Walton remained unbeaten on 47 off 21 deliveries, including seven boundaries and a couple of sixers, while No 4 batsman Kieron Pollard was undefeated on 40 off 12 balls, studded with half a dozen over boundaries.
92/2 in 6.1 overs (Walton 47*, Pollard 40*) beat Team Sri Lanka
112/3 (Chandimal 38*, Rajapaksa 26) by eight wickets (D/L method)