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Damien Martyn stars in ICL World XI win
April 10, 2008 11:59 IST
A dazzling unbeaten half century by Damien Martyn (67) and Lou Vincent's 43 helped ICL World XI beat ICL India XI by eight wickets in the ICL 20s World Series, at the Lal Bahadur Shastri Stadium in Hyderabad, on Wednesday night.
ICL World XI, replying to India XI's 141 for 5 in 20 overs, hit up 145 runs for the loss of two wickets in 18.3 overs.
Martyn scored an unbeaten 67 from 53 deliveries, which included ten hits to fence, while Vincent, contributed a valuable 43 runs off 32 balls, inclusive of six fours and a six. Marvan Atapattu (25) was also unbeaten.
ICL India XI
Fall of wickets: 1-0, 2-9, 3-9, 4-9 , 5-70
Bowling: J J Van der Wath 4-1-12-2, DR Tuffey 3-0-27-1, UDU Chandanna 4-0-30-0, AJ Hall 4-0-29-0, CZ Harris 3-0-19-0, IJ Harvey 2-0-23-0.
ICL World XI
Fall of wickets: 1-7, 2-79
Bowling: AN Ahmed 3-0-25-0, G Vignesh 3.3-0-28-1, A Murtaza 4-0-25-0, T P Singh 1-0-11-0, T Kumaran 2-0-20-0, STR Binny 4-0-32-1, R Satish 1-0-4-0.