The Northern Warriors have moved to fourth place in the Abu Dhabi T10 League points table after beating the Chennai Braves by 34 runs on Monday, November 28 at Sheikh Zayed Stadium.
The Brave, on the other hand, dropped one place to seventh in the points standings with wins in just one of their four matches.
The Deccan Gladiators remain top of the table with three wins from four matches and a net run rate of 1,900. Morrisville Samp Army and New York Strikers have also won three of their four games.
In order for the Warriors to continue climbing the ladder, they can’t afford to slip up too much from now on.
Usman Khan powers Northern Warriors in Abu Dhabi T10 League
After opting to bat first, the Warriors amassed a massive score of 141 for the loss of three wickets. Usman Khan was the star of the show, as he scored 65 runs off 24 balls with the help of six fours and five sixes.
His starting partner Adam Lyth was also aggressive as the left-handed batsman hit an unbeaten 54 from 25 balls with four fours and as many sixes.
Olly Stone was the bowlers’ choice for the Braves as he finished with figures of 1.4-0-22-0. The likes of Samuel Cook and Carlos Braithwaite had days off.
The Brave, managed by Sikandar Raza, tried their best but could only finish on 107 for the loss of five wickets. James Fuller scored 36 runs off 16 balls at one stroke with three fours and two sixes, but his efforts were in vain.
Wayne Parnell was the standout bowler for the Warriors as he picked up two crucial wickets from Dawid Malan and Ross Whiteley. Raza faltered with the bat after he went out for a duck to Abhimanyu Mithun.
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