T10 League: Zazai powers Bangla Tigers to yet another victory

Hazratullah Zazai’s power show helped Bangla Tigers to seal a comfortable victory against Deccan Gladiators in the 15th match of Abu Dhabi T10 League.

Batting first, Deccan Gladiators could not go big at the start of the innings and lost three quick wickets. However, top scorer Tom Banton tried to keep things under control as he scored steady 30 off 18 deliveries. Later, Odean Smith sailed the ball all over the ground as the batter hit three sixes and a boundary on his way to 8-ball 26 which helped Deccan Gladiators to put a decent total on the board as they finishes 116/5 in their allotted 10 overs.

Benny Howell took two wickets while Mohammad Amir, James Faulkner and Karim Janat dismissed one batter each.

The Tigers completed the run chase in 8.1 overs with nine wickets in hand.

Hazratullah Zazai was the standout performer with the bat as he scored an unbeaten half-century.

The opener made 26-ball 59 with three fours and five maximums to his name. He put on a 84-run unbeaten partnership with Will Jacks (28 from 13).

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