fuller and crunched through the off side to the sweeper cover and the fielder does well to stop it, saves couple of runs.
World Giants win by 2 runs, what a classic! That was a brilliant effort by the World Giants to get back on track. Powell impacted well, good bowling and brilliant fielding. Gambhir once again with the bat was excellent, but after his wicket, similar script to yesterday. Maharaja's lose two in a row. Thanks for tuning in, do join us again on 13th. On behalf of Sudeep and Harshith, this is Binoy George signing off.
5 from 1, 4 for a super over.
driven firmly straight back to the Lee, they pick the single.
6 from 2
slower delivery, toe end of the bat and behind the wicket on the off side.
Maharajas dig deeper into trouble. The new batter will be on strike, it will be Irfan Pathan, 7 from 3
short of a length delivery, swatted in the air to deep midwicket and taken by Powell.
7 from 4
slower delivery keeps low outside the off stump, swings and misses.
7 from 5
short ball pulled to deep backward square leg.
8 runs required from 6 balls Lee to bowl
pushes gently through midwicket, comes back for the second.
slower delivery whipped through square leg to the deep.
lovely strike, picks up the slower delivery and clobbers it over the midwicket fence.
toe end of the bat to long on.
swings and misses, almost kisses the off stump.
mishits in the air to long on.
a brilliant catch by Powell, miscues it high in the air to long on, Powell running backwards judges it well and takes it cleanly diving forward, wonderful effort.
whips it away through the onside to deep midwicket.
good length delivery outside the off stump, drives and misses.
change of pace, short of a length delivery, slower, pulls too early and misses.
pulls in the air to deep square leg.
short ball pulled in the air and one bounce to deep midwicket.
24 runs required from 18 balls
moves forward and defends to the off side.
moves back and works it through the vacant midwicket.
|West End Park International Cricket Stadium, Doha|
|Toss||World Giants, elected to bat first|
|Player Of The Match|
|Hours of play (local time)||17.30 start, First Session 17.30-19.00, Interval 19.00-19.20, Second Session 19.20-20.50|
|Match days||11 March 2023 - daynight (20-over match)|
|IM Player Replacement|
Impact player: Pravin Tambe in, Pragyan Ojha out (1st innings, 7.1 ov)
|WG Player Replacement|
Impact player: Ricardo Powell in, Ross Taylor out (2nd innings, 5.6 ov)
|Points||World Giants 2, India Maharajas 0|