MI Emirates need 20 runs from the last over to win. On the other hand, the onus is on Andre Russell to lead Abu Dhabi Knight Riders to victory.
ILT20 Viral Video: 6,2,4,1,6,6… Dwayne Bravo, Najeebullah Zadran marks the havoc created in the final over. The losing team was ravaged by a storm of batting and the opponent was thrashed. Fours and sixes rained in the last over of the International League T20 match between Abu Dhabi Knight Riders and MI Emirates. Bravo and Jadran made the seemingly impossible goal easy. Batting first, Abu Dhabi set MI a target of 171 runs. Kieran Pollard’s team reached the target with the loss of 5 wickets off the last ball.
MI need 20 runs off the last over. Everyone thought this goal was impossible. But Bravo and Zadran have their own plans. Andre Russell is ready to attack with the bowling. All eyes were on the last over. Then the batsmen started hitting Russell’s balls.
Abu Dhabi lost in the winning match..
Fours and sixes started raining on the ground. He hit 3 sixes and a four in the last over. Russell conceded 25 runs in the last over. As a result, Abu Dhabi lost a match they should have won. Dhananjay D’Silva top scored for Abu Dhabi with 65 runs. He hit 8 fours and 2 sixes in 40 balls. Along with Silva, captain Sunil Narine scored an unbeaten 28 off 18 balls. However, his hard work paid off in the last over. Abu Dhabi bowlers dominated the match.
Jadran created Veeranga..
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Andre Fletcher top scored for MI with 53 runs. At the end of 19 overs, MI scored 151 runs for 5 wickets. Abu Dhabi’s success is starting to show. But, in the last over, Russell Bravo and Zadran Abu Dhabi’s efforts were thwarted. In the last 2 balls of the 20 overs, Zadran’s bat came with excellent sixes. Bravo hit a six and a four from the bat. Zadran added an unbeaten 35 off 17 balls. Bravo scored 15 runs in 6 balls.