The Gulf Giants won the ILT20 2023 for the second time on Monday, January 16, and with a net run rate of 1.540, they moved to the top of the points table. They defeated the Dubai Capitals by five wickets at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium. Robin Uthappa’s 46-ball knock of 79, which included 10 fours and 2 sixes, contributed to the Capitals’ big score of 182 when they batted first.
James Vince, however, of the Gulf Giants, scored 83 runs off 56 balls, including seven fours and three sixes, remaining unbeaten, while Gerhard Erasmus scored 52 runs off 28 balls. The Giants went after the target with one over left. Following the outcome, the Capitals moved up to fourth place in the table.
The Capitals’ spinner Mujeeb Ur Rahman has taken the most wickets throughout the tournament. The off-spinner has taken four wickets at a rate of 6.50. Mujeeb has bowled at a higher average of 13 than Sanchit Sharma and Rehan Ahmed, both of whom have taken four wickets for the Giants.
|1||Mujeeb Ur Rahman||Dubai Capitals||2||8.0||4||6.50|
|2||Rehan Ahmed||Gulf Giants||2||8.0||4||6.62|
|3||Sanchit Sharma||Gulf Giants||2||6.0||4||9.00|
|4||Sunil Narine||Abu Dhabi Knight Riders||2||8.0||3||6.12|
|5||Imran Tahir||MI Emirates||1||4.0||3||6.50|
|6||Rovman Powell||Dubai Capitals||2||4.0||3||8.00|
|7||Muhammad Junaid||Sharjah Warriors||2||6.4||3||8.70|
|8||Chris Jordan||Gulf Giants||2||7.0||3||8.71|
|9||Chris Woakes||Sharjah Warriors||2||8.0||3||8.88|
|10||Ravi Rampaul||Abu Dhabi Knight Riders||2||7.0||3||9.00|
Imran Tahir, Rovman Powell, Sunil Narine, and four other bowlers have all taken three wickets in the T20 league.
In the 10th match of the SA20 League, Paarl Royals will face Durban Super Giants at Boland Park in Paarl. Both clubs played each other on Sunday, and it will be intriguing to see if the Paarl Royals can produce a comeback at home. Paarl Royals have only won one game in the competition, and it was at their home stadium. The team’s hitting has been strong, and they’d like to keep it going in this game. The spinners of the team will undoubtedly love bowling at this track once more.