Gemini Arabians who is winning the First Semi Final of Masters champions league by 10 run against Sagittarius Strikers and Reach in the First Edition of MCL T20 2016 Final which is schedule to take place on 13rd February 2016 Saturday at 9-00 PM.
In the First semi final of MCL 2016 After won the toss by Gemini Arabians captain Sehwag they elect to bat first. They loss their first wickets in just 23 run on the scoreboard of Richard Levi who is just manage to score of 13 run in 9 ball but then after its good batting performance by the Captain of Arabians and srilankan legend Kumar Sangakkara who has made 118 run partnership for the second wickets and that will help Arabians to put good score on the board. Virender Sehwag scored 83 run in 50 ball with 12 fours and 2 sixes with a strike rate of 166.00 while Sangakkara score 62 in 43 ball with 7 boundries and 2 Sixes and in the End Quick fire innings of 14 run in just 5 ball of Naved ul Hasan help Gemini arabians to score a 191 total in 20 overs. From Strikers Tino Best bowling brilliant by giving just 24 run their four overs quota and also picking 3 wickets. They are picking all their three
wickets in the 19th overs of the match.
Gemini Arabians are go through to Final of MCL 2016 and They have to Played against Leo Lions or Virgo Super Kings.
In reply of 192 run target for strikers, As always captain Adam Gilchrist fail score good run and loss their wickets in just 13 runs of team score. Mahela Jayawardene try to score some run in middle overs. As they made 65 run in 52 ball with 9 fours. While in the death Overs 48 run in just 18 Ball by Phil Mustard with 5 Sixes and 2 Fours but this not enough for Strikers to win the first semi final. In the End they short of 10 runs.
Brief scores: Gemini Arabians 191/5 in 20 overs (Virender Sehwag 83, Kumar Sangakkara 62; Tino Best 3-24) beat Sagittarius Strikers 181/6 in 20 overs (Mahela Jayawardene 65, Phil Mustard 48; Mutthiah Muralitharan 2-29) by 10 runs.
— Gemini Arabians (@ArabiansMCL) February 11, 2016