Bangla Tigers opener and skipper Andre Fletcher confirmed the best way for UAE’s Chirag Suri and Tom Moores to report an eight-wicket win over Pune Devils match 1 of the second stage of the Abu Dhabi T10 League.
Fletcher hit a fast 30 runs off 15 balls to set the stage for the chase. The in-form Suri performed one other good unbeaten knock of 30 off 15 balls whereas Tom Moores made it straightforward via a breezy unbeaten 38 off simply 12 balls.
Pune had posted a difficult 115 for 3, courtesy Tom Kohler-Cadmore’s elegant 48 runs and Alex Davies’s unbeaten 41. Bangla Tigers raced to the goal with eight balls to spare.
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Earlier, Bangla Tigers gained the toss and elected to the area. Pune Devils’ opener Cadmore, who hit an unbeaten 61 in his final match in opposition to Crew Abu Dhabi, continued the identical method. Kennar Lewis (9) and Cadmore placed on 42 for the primary wicket earlier than Karim Janat dismissed the previous.
Next man Chadwick Walton, who joined Cadmore, lasted only 4 balls earlier than hitting Fazalhaq Farooqi into the arms of Quaiz at long-on. Pune slipped into extra hassle when Qais, who was launched to bowl the seventh over, had Cadmore caught at deep square- leg for 48. This lowered Pune’s possibilities of posting an enormous whole.
Next man Alex Davies then helped his aspect climb out of the opening with a 21-ball 41. He remained unbeaten because the Devils posted a robust whole
Chasing a run price of 11.50 wanted a gradual begin. the Tigers’ began with their aggressive openers Johnson Charles and Andre Fletcher. The previous fell for 14, as he was dismissed by Pakistan pacer Mohammad Amir.
Fletcher (30) and Chirag Suri (30) placed on 46 for the second wicket earlier than Fletcher was run out by Lewis. Tom Moores, the following bat in, propelled the aspect nearer to the end line with a 12-ball 38. Finally, Suri helped his staff attain the goal by pulling Viljoen for a six.
Bangla Tigers 119 for two in 8.5 overs (Andre Fletcher 30, Chirag Suri 30 not out, Tom Moores 38 not out) beat Pune Devils 115 for Three in 10 overs (Tom Kohler-Cadmore 48 Alex Davies 41 not out) by Eight wickets
124 for two in 10 overs (W. Muhammad 76, Lendl Simmons 37) beat Team Abu Dhabi 123 for Three in 10 overs ( Joe Clarke 50, Luke Wright 33) by Eight wickets