Chris Gayle swings his bat in the Abu Dhabi T10 League. The Abu Dhabi team got off to a solid start with a 40-run victory over the Bangla Tigers.
The Abu Dhabi team got off to a flying start in the first match of the Abu Dhabi T10 League. Abu Dhabi scored 145 for 4 in 10 overs. Instead the Bangla Tigers managed just 105 runs. They lost the match by 40 runs.
In the second match of the Abu Dhabi T10 League, the fans were drenched with Chris Gayle’s storm batting. Chris Gayle played a 49-run innings off just 23 balls. This time he got 5 sixes and 2 fours from his bat. That means Chris Gayle scored 38 runs with sixes and fours.
Along with Gayle, Paul Sterning played a super innings of 59 off 23 balls. The Ireland opener hit 6 fours and 5 sixes in his innings. Abu Dhabi scored 124 in just 7 overs with Sterling and Gayle scoring.
Gayle and Sterling impressed with their strong batting and fast bowler Merchant de Lange. The fast bowler added five batsmen for 23 runs.
Merchant de Lange took 5 wickets off 10 balls. De Long took 3 wickets in the 7th over. He added Hazratullah Jazai to the pavilion with the first ball. However Howell hit four for the next ball. After this, Howell completed his five wickets by knocking down Howell and Faulkner.