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Cricket Highlights, 9 Mar: RSWS T20 (Match 9)

The 9th match of the Road Safety World Series T20 2020-21 between England Legends and India Legends took place yesterday. Let’s have a look to learn about the exciting moments of the battle.

RSWS T20 (2020-21) Match 9 (India Legends vs England Legends)

England Legends and India Legends confronted each other at the Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium (Raipur) on Tuesday night, March 9 in the 9th match of the RSWS T20 (2020-21). England Legends secured a great victory of 6 runs against their opponent India Legends.

After losing the toss, England Legends got off to a great start batting first. They lost one wicket in six overs of the power play and scored 73 runs in the stormy batting of captain Kevin Pietersen. In the next over, the devastating batsman hit two sixes off two balls to Yuvraj Singh and got to his 50 off 18 balls. He scored 75 off 37 balls with 6 fours and 5 sixes before leaving the wicket. Based on his innings, the England Legends were able to put up a challenging score of 188 runs losing 7 wickets. Yusuf Pathan was the highest wicket-taker for India Legends (3-28, 3 overs).

Coming down to chase a big target, the batsmen of India Legends lost 3 wickets to score 17 runs in 3 overs. At the end of six overs, the score stood at 36 for 4. Later, Irfan Pathan pulled the team from being fallen out. The all-rounder played an unbeaten 61-run innings off 34 balls with 4 fours and 5 sixes. Manpreet Gony was on the wicket with him as a worthy partner. Smashing 1 four and 4 sixes, he played an unbeaten 35-run innings off 16 balls but could not take the team to victory. Despite needing 19 runs in the last over, these two batsmen of Indian Legends could not take more than 12 runs. Monty Panesar was the best performer with the ball for England Legends (3-15, 4 overs)

England Legends have climbed up to third place in the points table after winning this match. On the other hand, India legends got a taste of their first defeat in the tournament after three consecutive triumphs. Even after losing this match, they still hold the top spot in the points table.

England Legends – 188/7 (20.0)
India Legends – 182/7 (20.0)
Result – England Legends won by 6 runs
Player of the Match – Kevin Pietersen

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