result
2nd match, Group B (N), Sharjah, Dec 14 - 14 2017, T10 League
(10 ov, target 122)96/7
Pakhtoons won by 25 runs
player of the match
Shahid Afridi
Pakhtoons
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• The Report by Paul Radley in Sharjah

Afridi hat-trick, Hales blinder light up T10 League's opening day

And in the tournament opener, Ireland's Paul Stirling smacked an unbeaten 66 to help Kerala Kings chase down a target of 90 with two openers to spare

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Scorecard summary
Pakhtoons121/4(10 overs)1st INNINGS
Maratha Arabians96/7(10 overs)1st INNINGS
end of over 1015 runs
MA: 96/7CRR: 9.60 
Alex Hales57 (26)
Mohammad Sami1 (1)
Mohammad Irfan2-0-19-2
Sohail Khan2-0-7-2
9.6
1
Irfan to Hales, 1 run

low full toss outside off, drives it to sweeper cover for a run

9.5
4
Irfan to Hales, FOUR runs

full on leg, flicks it to mid-wicket for yet another boundary but it looks all to late now

9.4
4
Irfan to Hales, FOUR runs

short on leg, moves across and pulls it over short fine leg for a boundary

9.3
4
Irfan to Hales, FOUR runs

full outside off, drives it past point for a boundary

9.2
1
Irfan to Sami, 1 run

short on off, nudges it to point for a run

9.1
1
Irfan to Hales, 1 run

wide outside off, moves across to reach it and gets the toe of the bat to on-side for a run

end of over 95 runs • 1 wicket
MA: 81/7CRR: 9.00 
Alex Hales43 (21)
Sohail Khan2-0-7-2
Imran Khan2-0-15-0
8.6
W
Sohail Khan to Viljoen, OUT

full and straight, hint of reverse and knocks the middle stump as he moved away to get it over cover

Hardus Viljoen b Sohail Khan 11 (14b 2x4 0x6) SR: 78.57
8.5
1
Sohail Khan to Hales, 1 run

full toss, driven down to long-on for a run

8.4
1
Sohail Khan to Viljoen, 1 run

slow outside off again, into the shot early and misses it but they manage a run

8.3
1
Sohail Khan to Hales, 1 run

full toss on leg, pushes it to mid-wicket for a run

8.2
1b
Sohail Khan to Viljoen, 1 bye

short ball, tries to pull but gets beaten and they get across for a bye-run

8.1
1
Sohail Khan to Hales, 1 run

yorker into him, pushes it to cover for a quick run

end of over 87 runs
MA: 76/6CRR: 9.50 
Alex Hales40 (18)
Hardus Viljoen10 (11)
Imran Khan2-0-15-0
Shahid Afridi2-0-19-3
7.6
1
Imran Khan to Hales, 1 run

slow good length ball, pushes it away to square leg for a run

7.5
1b
Imran Khan to Viljoen, 1 bye

slow outside off, tries to slog it hard but beaten and they scrap through for a bye run

7.4
Imran Khan to Viljoen, no run

slower outside off, tries to swing hard at it but misses it

7.3
Imran Khan to Viljoen, no run

full on middle, drives it on the rise but back to the bowler

7.2
4
Imran Khan to Viljoen, FOUR runs

full on middle, drives it straight and between the long fielders for a boundary

7.1
1
Imran Khan to Hales, 1 run

full on leg but slow, gets it away to square leg for a run

end of over 717 runs
MA: 69/6CRR: 9.85 
Alex Hales38 (16)
Hardus Viljoen6 (7)
Shahid Afridi2-0-19-3
Sohail Khan1-0-3-1
6.6
1
Afridi to Hales, 1 run

looped on leg, pushes it towards mid-wicket for a run

6.5
6
Afridi to Hales, SIX runs

looped up, stands in his position and slogs it straight for a six out of the ground

Match details
Sharjah Cricket Stadium
TossMaratha Arabians, elected to field first
SeriesT10 League
Season2017/18
Player Of The Match
Shahid Afridi
Shahid Afridi
Hours of play (local time)18.00 start, First Session 18.00-18.45, Interval 18.45-18.55, Second Session 18.55-19.40
Match days14 December 2017 - night(1-day match)
Umpires
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Rashid Riaz
Sri Lanka Image
Ruchira Palliyaguruge
TV Umpire
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Ranmore Martinesz
Reserve Umpire
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Razzak Shah
Match Referee
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Roshan Mahanama
PointsPakhtoons 2, Maratha Arabians 0