Vaas seals maiden victory for Steelbacks
Chaminda Vaas scored a half century and picked up two wickets to help the Northamptonshire Steelbacks record a comfortable 21 run victory over the Worcestershire Royals.
The Sri Lanka all rounder opened the Steelbacks innings scored a wonderful half century to help the Steelbacks reach a total of 143-8.
He was supported by Niall O’Brien (31) before the home side suffered a middle order collapse which saw them lose 5 wickets in the space of 17 balls at the end of their innings.
In reply the Royals limped to a total of 122 with Ben Smith top scoring with just 23 run as the visitors top order struggled against the Steelbacks bowlers with Vaas (2-13) completely an impressive all round performance.