Abu Dhabi T10 2021: Maratha Arabians beat Northern Warriors in last ball thriller
The Maratha Arabians beat the Northern Warriors in a last ball thriller, in the opening match of the Abu Dhabi T10 2021.
Maratha Arabians 131/5 (10 ov)
Northern Warriors 127/2 (10 ov)
Result - Maratha Arabians won by 5 wickets
Batting first, the Northern Warriors put on an impressive 127/2 in their 10 overs, with Lendl Simmons hitting 54*. With a few of the players a liitle rusty in field, there were plenty of missed chances and misfields.
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Captain Mosaddek Hossain hits the winning runs and @MarathaArabians have the perfect start! ??
Abdul Shakoor Bangash is the star of the show with a remarkable 7?3? from just 2?8? balls ??
The 2019 #AbuDhabiT10 Champions are off to a flyer ?? pic.twitter.com/Y2ZI6AuY69
Muktar Ali 1-19 was the only wicket taker for the Arabians.
Abdul Shakoor Bangash hit a fantastic 73 (off just 28 balls), with skipper Mosaddek Hossain bringing them home off the last ball of the match.
Fabian Allen was the top bowler for the Warriors with 2-11 off his 2 overs.
Maratha Arabians - Abdul Shakoor (WK), Laurie Evans, Javed Ahmadi, Ishan Malhotra, Mohammad Hafeez, Mosaddek Hossain (C), Muktar Ali, Pravin Tambe, Sompal Kami, Sohag Gazi, Yamin Ahmadzai
Northern Warriors - Nicholas Pooran (WK/C), Lendl Simmons, Rovman Powell, Brandon King, Waseem Muhammad, Fabian Allen, Wahab Riaz, Wayne Parnell, Rayad Emrit, Junaid Siddique, Maheesh Theekshana
Date - 2021-01-28 12:00 PM
Venue - Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
Toss - Maratha Arabians won the toss & elected to field
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