Pakhtoons and Rajputs win on opening day of the T10 League 2018 in Sharjah
The T10 League 2018 got underway today with 2 matches at the Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah. Mohammad Shahzad 74* (inc 6x4s and 8x6s) lit up the first day of tournament with an astonishing innings in the opening match for winners Rajputs.
A more subdued second match saw a convincing win for the Pakhtoons by 8 wickets.
Sindhis v Rajputs
Sindhis 94-6 (Shane Watson 42; Munaf Patel 3-20)
Rajputs 96-0 (4 overs) – (Mohammad Shahzad 74* Inc 6x4s and 8x6s)
Result – Rajputs won by 10 wickets
Sindhis - Dawid Malan, Anton Devcich, Shane Watson (c), Denesh Ramdin (wk), Ben Cutting, Thisara Perera, Mohammad Nawaz, Isuru Udana, Jofra Archer, Fawad Ahmed, Ahmed Raza
Rajputs - Mohammad Shahzad (wk), Ben Dunk, Brendon McCullum (c), Rilee Rossouw, Laurie Evans, Rohan Mustafa, Carlos Brathwaite, Samit Patel, Munaf Patel, Tymal Mills, Sayed Shirzad
Kerala Knights v Pakhtoons
Kerala Knights 109-5 (Andre Fletcher 32 ;Sandeep Lamichhane 3-17)
Pakhtoons 110-2 (7.5 overs) – (Paul Stirling 40, Eoin Morgan 46*)
Result – Pakhtoons won by 8 wickets
Kerala Knights - Chris Gayle, Upul Tharanga (wk), Paul Stirling, Eoin Morgan (c), Kieron Pollard, Fabian Allen, Sohail Tanvir, Tom Curran, Wayne Parnell, Sandeep Lamichhane, Mohammad Naveed
Pakhtoons - Andre Fletcher, Chadwick Walton (wk), Colin Ingram, Cameron Delport, Muhammad Kaleem, Shahid Afridi (c), Liam Dawson, David Willey, Mohammad Irfan, Sohail Khan, Shapoor Zadran
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