New Delhi: It cannot be said when what will happen in cricket. Sometimes someone loses the winning bet, and sometimes the lost bet wins. Similar scenes are being seen in the T20 World Cup being played in Australia. On Sunday-Monday, two big ups and downs were seen. While Sri Lanka lost to Namibia in the qualifier match, two-time World Cup champions West Indies lost to Scotland. This sequence of cricket’s thrill was also seen in the qualifier match played between Zimbabwe and Ireland.
Fifty century in just 26 balls
Coming to bat first, the stormy all-rounder Sikandar Raja from Zimbabwe’s team, landing at number five, created such a devastation that the cricket lovers were stunned. As soon as Sikandar came, he started hitting runs. He scored 82 runs in 48 balls hitting 5 fours-5 sixes at a strike rate of more than 170.
The hero of Zimbabwe, What a player, he is the man for any moment, Sikandar Raza. pic.twitter.com/GGoTiYG79Z
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) October 17, 2022
Sikandar completed his half century in just 26 balls. He completed his half-century in style by hitting a six. The world of Sikander’s stormy batting has become a fan. This was Sikandar’s first half century in the World Cup. While he has his sixth fifty in T20i. Thanks to brilliant batting, Zimbabwe scored 174 for 7 in 20 overs.
Became the king of Zimbabwe’s victory
After this, Sikandar Raja did wonders in the bowling, taking 1 wicket for 22 runs in 3 overs. The entire team of Ireland could only score 143 runs in 20 overs for the loss of 9 wickets. Zimbabwe bowler Blessing Mujarabani bowled brilliantly, taking 3 for 23 in 4 overs. Tendai Chatara and Richard Nagrava took two wickets each. Alexander was the king of Zimbabwe’s victory. He was awarded the man of the match title.