England Legends beat Bangladesh Legends by 7 wickets after Kevin Pietersen’s 42 off 17 balls

Bangladesh legends Wicketkeeper Khaled Mashud looks on England Legends captain Kevin Peiterson batting against Bangladesh Legends during the match between England Legends and Bangladesh Legends for the URSWS 20201 ( Unacademy Road Safety World Series ) played at Shaheed Veer Singh international Cricket stadium in Raipur on 7th March, 2021. PMG photo by Suman Chattopadhyay/ Image Solution R

England Legends beat Bangladesh Legends – Kevin Pietersen does a star act: Skipper Kevin Pietersen played an explosive innings of 42 off 17 to set up England Legends’ seven-wicket victory over Bangladesh Legends in the Road Safety World Series at the Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh Stadium in Raipur on Sunday

England began the chase comfortably with nine runs coming off the first over. Phill Mustard scored 27 off 16 before Alamgirh Kabir scalped in the fourth over. But Pietersen then commanded Bangladesh Legends bowlers smashing seven fours and one six. After he was dismissed by Mohammad Rafique, Darren Maddy kept the scorecard ticking with a 32-ball 32 to chase Bangladesh’s 113 in 14 overs.

Earlier, Sent to bat, Bangladesh Legends got off to a good start in the first over but England Legends struck early. Bangladesh L struggled to score as they posted only 55/5 after 10 overs. However, Khaled Masud (31 off 39) and Mushfiqur Rahman (30 off 26) helped them post 113 in 20 overs.

England Legends beat Bangladesh Legends by 7 Wickets

England Legends innings: 

BATSMEN R B 4s 6s SR
Phil Mustard † c Rajin Saleh b Alamgir Kabir 27 16 4 1 168.75
Kevin Pietersen (c) b Mohammad Rafique 42 17 7 1 247.06
Darren Maddy not out 32 32 1 1 100.00
Chris Schofield lbw b Mohammad Rafique 5 13 0 0 38.46
Gavin Hamilton not out 5 6 0 0 83.33
Extras (lb 1, w 5) 6
TOTAL (14 Ov, RR: 8.35) 117/3
Did not bat: James Tredwell, Chris Tremlett, Kabir Ali, Ryan Sidebottom, Monty Panesar, Matthew Hoggard
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Phil Mustard, 3.4 ov), 2-86 (Kevin Pietersen, 7.5 ov), 3-104 (Chris Schofield, 11.6 ov)
BOWLING O M R W ECON WD NB
Mohammad Sharif 2 0 27 0 13.50 1 0
Alamgir Kabir 2 0 26 1 13.00 0 0
Abdur Razzak 4 0 19 0 4.75 0 0
Mohammad Rafique 4 0 31 2 7.75 0 0
Rajin Saleh 1 0 5 0 5.00 0 0
Mushfiqur Rahman 1 0 8 0 8.00 0 0
Bangladesh Legends innings:
BATSMEN R B 4s 6s SR
Nazimuddin b Sidebottom 12 14 3 0 85.71
Javed Omar b Tremlett 5 12 1 0 41.67
Nafees Iqbal lbw b Panesar 8 10 1 0 80.00
Hannan Sarkar c Schofield b Tremlett 13 9 2 0 144.44
Rajin Saleh st †Mustard b Schofield 5 9 0 0 55.56
Khaled Mashud † retired hurt 31 39 3 0 79.49
Mushfiqur Rahman not out 30 26 4 0 115.38
Mohammad Rafique (c) not out 2 2 0 0 100.00
Extras (lb 5, nb 1, w 1) 7
TOTAL (20 Ov, RR: 5.65) 113/5
Yet to bat: Mohammad Sharif, Abdur Razzak, Alamgir Kabir
Fall of wickets: 1-20 (Nazimuddin, 3.5 ov), 2-22 (Javed Omar, 4.4 ov), 3-37 (Hannan Sarkar, 6.1 ov), 4-45 (Nafees Iqbal, 8.1 ov), 5-55 (Rajin Saleh, 9.6 ov)

 

BOWLING O M R W ECON WD NB
Monty Panesar 4 0 15 1 3.75 1 0
Matthew Hoggard 1 0 4 0 4.00 0 0
Ryan Sidebottom 3 0 24 1 8.00 0 0
Chris Tremlett 2 0 10 2 5.00 0 1
Chris Schofield 4 0 21 1 5.25 0 0
James Tredwell 4 0 18 0 4.50 0 0
Kabir Ali 2 0 16 0 8.00 0 0

 

Road Safety World Series 2021 – England legends vs Bangladesh legends T20 match Squads:

Bangladesh Legends: Khaled Mahmud, Mohammed Sharif, Mushfiqur Rahman, A N M Mamun Ur Rashed, Nafees Iqbal, Mohammad Rafique, Abdur Razzak, Khaled Mashud, Hannan Sarker, Javed Omar, Rajin Saleh, Mehrab Hossain, Aftab Ahmed, Alamgir Kabir.

England Legends: Kevin Pietersen, Owais Shah, Philip Mustard, Monty Panesar, Nick Compton, Kabir Ali, Usman Afzaal, Matthew Hoggard, James Tindall, Chris Tremlett, Sajid Mahmood, James Tredwell, Chris Schoefield, Johnathan Trott, Ryan Sidebottom.