Afghanistan Premier League Match no 14 and 15 Highlights
Balkh Legends vs Kabul Zwanan Match no 14th Highlights
Balkh Legends Innings
Balkh Legends won the toss and elected to bat first. Chris Gayle and Munaweera opened the innings for Balk Legends and put together 93 runs for the 1st wicket.
Chris Gayle scored 80 runs off 48 balls with 2 fours and 8 sixes. Munaweera (46) was the 1st wicket to fall on 93 in the 10th over. Darwish Rasooli and Chris Gayle had a partnership of 58 runs for the 2nd wicket.
Darwish scored 50 runs off 27 balls with 2 fours and 5 sixes.
Balkh Legends captain Mohammad Nabi scored 37 off 15 balls and the Balkh Legends finished 244/6 in 20 overs.
Kabul Zwanan Innings
Kabul Zwanan were very competitive in the chase and started off on a great note. Hazratullah Zazai scored 62 runs off 17 balls with 4 fours and 7 sixes.
Kabul Zwanan’s 1st wicket fell on 86 runs in the 6th over. A few overs later, Javed Ahmadi was out caught in the 9th over and Kabul were 108-2.
After 9 overs, Kabul Zwanan needed 137 runs to win from 66 balls and 8 wickets in hand and the odds at Bet365 at the time were –
The market for Method of Dismissal of the next wicket had these betting options and odds –
Luke Ronchi and Laurie Evans were on the crease at the time and Ronchi was on 37. The live betting odds for next man out were
When Luke Ronchi reached 47 runs, the odds for him to reach 50-runs milestone in the in-play betting market were –
The No selection had the odds of 7.00 and Luke Ronchi was dismissed on 47 on the 1st ball of the 12th over. If a punter had bet Rs.100 on the No selection at that time, he would have won Rs.700.
Also, the market for the 3rd wicket method of dismissal had odds of 5.00 for the Bowled selection. If you had bet Rs.100 on this selection, Ronchi’s wicket would have won you Rs.500 as he was out bowled.
After 11 overs, Kabul were 124-2 and the odds for Balkh and Kabul in the match winning market were –
At the same time, the market for Runs at Fall of 4th wicket offered odds for different selections which were as shown in this below screenshot from Bet365 –
Laurie Evans was run out and was the 4th wicket to fall in the 16th over on 169.
The selection of Over 150 runs (1.90) and Over 15 (4.33) in the Runs at Fall of 4th Wicket and Over at Fall of 4th Wicket market turned out to be correct.
Anyone who bet Rs.100 on these options must have won Rs.190 for the first prediction and Rs.433 for later.
Kabul Zwanan finished 223-7 in 20 overs and lost by 21 runs. Chris Gayle was awarded man of the match.
Qais Ahmed and Mohammad Nabi were crucial in winning the match with figures of 27-1 in their 4 overs each along with Ben Laughlin who picked 3 for 37 runs.
Nangarhar Leopards vs Paktia Panthers Match no 15 Highlights
Nangarhar Leopards won the toss and elected to bat first. Nangarhar Leopards did not get off to a good start and lost their in-form batsman at the top early in the innings.
AP Devcich was out for 14 off 15 balls while Najeeb Tarkai was out for 1.
Their Fall of 1st wicket was on 15 runs in the 3rd over and the Leopards had lost 2 wickets in the 1st 6 overs.
After 15 overs, Nangarhar Leopards had lost 6 wickets for 98 runs and the odds in the match winner market were –
Nangarhar Leopards lost more wicket at regular intervals and were wrapped up for 126.
They lost 3 wickets in 3 balls in the 20th over at the score of 126.
Chasing a target of 127 runs, the Paktia Panthers got off to a great start scoring 68 runs in the 1st 6 overs.
Ishanullah was the first man out in the 6th over when the score was 68 runs.
When the Paktia Panthers were 86-1, the odds in the match winning market were –
Samiullah Sherwari along with Mohammad Shahzad took the Panthers across the line and they won by 7 wickets.
Mohammad Shahzad was unbeaten on 78 off 43 balls with 4 fours and 8 sixes. He was awarded man of the match.