One-Day Cup: Kumar Sangakkara century sees Surrey squeeze into semi-finals

Kumar Sangakkara

Royal London One-Day Cup, County Ground, Northampton
Northamptonshire 276 (49 overs): Kleinveldt 76*, Cobb 66; Dernbach 4-39
Surrey 279-9 (50 overs): Sangakkara 130*, Roy 42
Surrey won by one wicket
Match scorecard

An unbeaten 130 from Kumar Sangakkara saw Surrey squeeze into the semi-finals of the One-Day Cup with a last-ball win against Northamptonshire.

Sangakkara struck Mohammed Azharullah for four to seal a one-wicket win after Surrey had collapsed in pursuit of 277.

The visitors needed 12 runs to win off the final over after slumping from 234-5 to 250-9 in the closing stages.

Earlier, Rory Kleinveldt’s unbeaten 76 meant Northants posted 276 after a last-wicket partnership added 49 runs.

More to follow.

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