Kusal Perera will be a key player for Southern Express © AFP (File photo)
Kusal Perera will be a key player for Southern Express © AFP (File photo)

Sep 13, 2014

Rain has delayed start in the first qualifying match of Champions League T20 (CLT20) between Northern Knights and Southern Express in Raipur on September 13. The sub-continent conditions will be foreign for Norther Knights, giving Southern Express the edge in the match.

Southern Express qualified for the glitzy and glamorous event by defeating Udarts Rulers in the final of Super 4s T20. Jehan Mubarak will lead the side.

Northern Districts will depend on the likes of Kane Williamson,Trent Boult, Daniel Harris, Daniel Flynn, Ish Sodhi and company to leave an indelible mark in the tournament. They surely need the wisdom of experience from Harris to fire on all cylinders. Boult will have to make crucial breakthroughs upfront.

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