Hung Hom Jaguars made 2nd victory in HK T20 Blitz

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Friday, February 16th, 2018 | 0

Hung Hom Jaguars is currently a top rated team in Hong Kong T20 Blitz and since the beginning of the season, they are in great form. In the inaugural match, they started the season with victory and now in the 4th match of the season of HK T20 Blitz, they won against Kowloon Cantons. So, Hung Hom Jaguars made 2nd victory in HK T20 Blitz this season.

Hung Hom Jaguars made 2nd victory in HK T20 Blitz

The ongoing season of HK T20 Blitz is the 3rd version where total five franchise teams have participated. In this season, there are number of overseas players have participated here with the different teams. It makes the tournament more attractive than before.

Hong Kong T20 Blitz is a domestic T20 league cricket competition just like IPL, Big Bash and BPL. But the newborn competition is yet to be popular. But from the season, people has started to hear about it much due to much overseas players.

Now it was the 4th match where Hung Hom Jaguars faced Kowloon Cantons at Mission Road Ground, Mong Kok, Hong Kong. In 8th February, 2018 the da/ night match started between them. Hung Hom Jaguars won the toss and let Kowloon Cantons to bat first. So, came to bat Kowloon Cantons lost opener Smith in 0 runs. However, the second wicket was gone in 11 runs so far. Later, based on the score of Babar Hayat who scored highest 89 runs Kowloon Cantons finished their innings scoring 172 runs. They lost total six wickets in 20 overs. Botha and Laughlin took two wickets each for the team Jaguars.

Later, Jaguars started to chase the score which was presented by Kowloon Cantons. One of the player Wessels played destructively and dominated the opponent nowlers. He remain unbeaten with his 91 runs innings. So, Hung Hom Jaguars successfully chased the score and they only took 14.2 overs. In the meantime, they lost four wickets so far. No bowlers could take more than a wicket each for Cantons.

However, Cantons faced batting collapsed at the beginning of the match. But partnership between Babar Hayat who is the captain of the team and Patel, they took the team to a good total. Patel scored 54 runs so far. Rest players failed to reach to the two figure runs so far.

On the other hand, for team Hung Hom Jaguars, three players played well where Nizakat Khan scored 24 runs, Wessels scored highest 91 runs and Botha scored 44 runs so far. They even did not have to use full power to defeat Cantons.

About the Author

This is Toqui Tahmid a webmaster and sports reporter at Tsmplug

TSM Plug