Desert Vipers vs Gulf Giants Highlights: Gulf Giants and Desert Vipers competed today in Dubai Stadium at 2:30 p.m. The toss flipped at 2:00 p.m., and Desert Vipers won and elected to bowl first. The match started at 2:30 p.m., and Jamie Smith and James Vince opened the bat on Mohammad Amir’s ball.
Desert Vipers vs Gulf Giants Highlights
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|Player of The Match
|Top Scorer of the match
|Top Wicket taker of the Match
|Gulf Giants Points
|Desert Vipers Points
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In the first innings, Mohammed Amir was lucky to pick up the first wicket of James Vince in the very first over of the inning, and James Vince was gone on duck. The second wicket went at 46 runs, and this time, Pathirana got the wicket of Jamie Smith. Jamie Smith scored 15 runs out of 16 balls, including 2 4s. Then, there was a fine partnership between Chris Lynn and Jordan Cox, but Mohammad Amir soon broke this partnership. Chris scored 31 runs, while Jordan Cox scored 26 out of 18 balls. Usman Khan made only 10 runs out of 15 balls and was got out by Harasanga. Shimron Hetmyer played aggressively and scored 40 runs out of 23 balls. Gerhard Erasmus scored 18 runs out of 10 balls. At the end of the first innings, the team total of Gulf Giants was 160 after losing 7 wickets.
Mohammed Aamir bowled brilliantly as he got three wickets after conceding 34 overs. Wanindu Harasanga bowled excellently as he conceded only 15 runs and picked up two wickets. Pathirana got two wickets as well. It was the complete bowling show as they put down the opponents underneath.
At the start of the second inning, Rohan Mustafa got out after making only 10 runs and was picked up by Brathwaite. But Alex Hales and Colin Munro played excellently. Hales scored 44 runs out of 30 balls, while Munro made 51 runs out of 36 balls. He smashed 6 fours and 2 sixes. Harasanga made only 1 run and was picked up by the Zuhaib Zubair. Azam Khan played an amazing inning. He made fifty for 20 balls only. He smashed 5 fours and 4 sixes. It was completely good to see him perform.
Gulf Giants bowlers were unable to defend a fine total of 161 runs. Zuhaib Zubair picked two, Muzarabani one, and Brathwait one wicket.
Man of the Match and Awards (Gulf Giants vs Desert Vipers highlights)
Azam Khan was the player of the match for his impressive batting. Harasanga made 50 runs out of 20 balls.