Semi-final line-up for Champions League T20

Mumbai Indians were the first team to advance to the semi-finals in the tournament AFP

By CricketCountry Staff

Bengaluru: Oct 5, 2011

Mumbai Indians and New South Wales Blues from Group A, Somerset and Royal Challengers Bangalore have qualified for the Champions League T20.

Mumbai Indians were the first team from Group A to advance to the semi-finals as earlier on Tuesday Trinidad & Tobago beat Cape Cobras in a close encounter which made the way for Mumbai franchise to enter the semi-finals. They face Somerset in the first semi-finals in Bengaluru on Friday.

Somerset entered the semi-finals with a remarkable fightback on Wednesday as they defeated Warriors by 12 runs.

In the second match played on Tuesday at Chennai, New South Wales Blues comprehensively beat defending champions Chennai Super kings by 46 runs to enter the semi-finals. They face Royal Challengers Bengaluru in Chennai on Saturday.

RCB made their way to semi-final after a thrilling last-ball victory over South Australia on Wednesday as they chased down a massive total of 214 runs.

Champions League T20 semi-final line-up

Date

Fixture

Venue

October 7

Somerset vs Mumbai Indians

Bengaluru

October 8

NSW Blues vs Royal Challengers Bangalore

Chennai