The Delhi Bulls claimed their second straight victory, recording a nine-wicket victory over the Maratha Arabians, in just five assists, in the Abu Dhabi T10 match at Sheikh Zayed Stadium on Friday.
Electing in bowling, the Bulls limited the Arabs to 87 for the loss of three wickets.
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Bulls opener Evin Lewis smashed 55 unbeaten on 16 balls to guide his team to the finish line. The West Indians hit seven sixes and two fours.
Ravi Bopara remained undefeated on the 28th.
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Even Pravin Tambe, a seasoned IPL activist, couldn’t break the 85-point stand between Bopara and Lewis.
Earlier, Abdul Shakoor, who was the hero of the Arabs when the tournament opened, came out for a duck.
Brief scores: Maratha Arabians 87 for 3 in 10 overs (Mosaddek 35 no, Ahmadi 24; Amad Butt 1 for 7) lost to Delhi Bulls 89 for 1 in 5 overs (Evin Lewis 55 no, Ravi Bopara 28 no; Yamin Ahmadzai 1 for 12) by nine counters.
The Qalandars defeat the Devils of Pune
Qalandars beat Pune Devils by nine wickets in the Abu Dhabi T10 fourth match at Abu Dhabi Zayed Cricket Stadium. Tom Kohler-Cadmore’s half-century for Pune was in vain as the Qalandars reached the goal of 109 in 7.1 overs.
Tom Banton was the Qalandars’ leading scorer with 45 to win the player of the match award.
Brief scores: Pune Devils 107 for 2 of 10 overs (Kohler-Cadmore 54, Darwish Rasooli 39 no) Qalandars 108 for 1 of 7.1 overs (Banton 45).
Gladiators beat Abu Dhabi team
The Deccan Gladiators beat the Abu Dhabi team by six wickets in the third game of the day. The Abu Dhabi team were limited to 95 for 9 in their 10 overs, with Zahoor Khan taking 3 for 13. The Gladiators hit their goal with two balls in reserve, Cameron Delport leading with 40. Jamie Overton a been the most successful team in Abu Dhabi. melon, taking 3 for 18.
Brief scores: Team Abu Dhabi 95 for 9 (Zahoor 3 for 13) lost to Deccan Gladiators 98 for 4 (Delport 40, Overton 3 for 18) by six wickets.