Kevin Pietersen performed a blistering innings
Former England captain Kevin Pietersen’s blistering innings powered the World Giants to a complete victory in opposition to the Asia Lions in a Legends League Cricket match at Al Ameret in Oman on Wednesday. Pietersen slammed a 38-ball 86-run innings because the World Giants cruised to the 150-run goal in simply 13 overs. The maverick right-hander rolled again the clock with some breathtaking strokes that when terrorized even the perfect of the bowlers throughout the globe.
Opening the batting with former South Africa star Herschelle Gibbs, Pietersen smashed seven sixes and 9 fours, scoring at a strike price of 226.32.
Pietersen posted a small video of his innings with the caption “#AboutLastNight when you’ve got a minute” on his official Twitter deal with. The video reveals Pietersen smashing the ball to all elements of the bottom.
Watch: Kevin Pietersen Hits 7 Sixes in Legends League Cricket
— Kevin Pietersen???? (@KP24) January 27, 2022
Pietersen, who attacked all of the Asia Lions bowlers, was notably extreme in opposition to Asghar Afghan, hitting the previous Afghanistan all-rounder for 2 sixes and as many fours in an over.
By the point Pietersen was dismissed by the legendary Muttiah Muralitharan, the Giants had already scored 128 in 10.4 overs.
Eire’s Kevin O’Brien then took over the mantle and scored an unbeaten 31 off 24 balls to see the Giants house.
Earlier, the Giants produced a disciplined bowling efficiency led by Morne Morkel, who returned with figures of two for twenty-four.
Former England left-arm seamer Ryan Sidebottom too picked up two wickets for 38 runs whereas Brett Lee returned with figures of 1 for 27.
Former England left-arm spinner Monty Panesar too chipped in with a wicket and gave away solely 22 runs in his 4 overs.
The Giants are at the moment main the factors desk with two wins of their three matches. They’re adopted by the Lions and the India Maharajas.
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