ICL Hyderabad Heroes vs Delhi Giants, 26th Match Highlights

November 2nd, 2008 Posted in 20-20, ICL, Twenty 20

Nov 1, 2008 Sat (ICL Match 26) Delhi Giants defeated Hyderabad Heroes by one run in a nail biting day and night match at the Tau Devi Lal stadium in Panchkula.

Hyderabad Heroes were chasing a target of 145 runs set by the Delhi Giants. The heroes got off with a bad start as they lost first wicket at the score of 10 runs in second over.

Later Abdul Razzaq and Ambati Rayuddu played well to set up a score of 75 runs in 11.4 overs.

But at 75 runs, Heroes got a big jolt as they lost both Razzaq and Rayuddu in two consecutive balls.

The score of Heroes then was 75 runs for 2 in 12 overs, after which they kept loosing wickets at frequent intervals and lost the match by one run with 4 wickets to spare.

Abdul Razzaq was the top scorer from the Heroes, who slammed 41 runs from 38 balls.

Earlier Delhi Giants won the toss and elected to bat first. They set a score of 144 runs while batting.

The Giants too had a bad start after they lost their first wicket at meager score of 7 runs in second over.

After the fall of first wicket, the Giants tried to stabilize the batting but they lost another wicket of Avishka Gunawardene in the fifth over.    

Abbas Ali was awarded man of the match for his blistering innings of 53 runs of 39 balls.

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