Left arm fast bowler Amir conceded just 15 runs in 4 overs
He also took 2 wickets while playing for Thalaivas.
Mohammad Amir has retired from international cricket. But this left-arm fast bowler of Pakistan is still bowling deadly. Caribbean Premier League (CPL) matches are being played in the West Indies these days. 30-year-old Amir is playing for Jamaica Thalaivas. He took 2 wickets against Trinbago Knight Riders and led the team to victory. Playing first in the match, Jamaica scored a struggling score of 153 runs for 7 wickets. Captain Rovman Powell scored a half-century. In reply, Trinbago’s team led by Kieron Pollard could only manage 119 runs for 8 wickets. In this way, Jamaica won by 34 runs.
Knight Riders, who came to chase the target, got a big blow on the third ball. Mohammad Amir uprooted Sunil Narine’s stumps. He could not even open the account in 2 balls. He also bowled Nicholas Pooran. He made 13 off 12 balls. Apart from this, Amir troubled Andre Russell with his bouncer ball and this ball also hit his body. Amir took 2 wickets for 15 runs in 4 overs. During this, not a single run was scored off his 13 balls.
Mohammad Amir Against TKR :
4 Overs | Runs 15 | Dot Balls 13 | Wickets 2 @iamamirofficial
— Thakur (@hassam_sajjad) September 10, 2022
Munro scored 27 runs
New Zealand’s Colin Munro, who landed at number-3 for Knight Riders, scored the highest 29 runs. He faced 30 balls. Hit one four and two sixes. Russell scored 17 runs in 10 balls, also hit 2 sixes. But he could not make his innings big. Tim Seifert scored 15 runs. At the same time, captain Pollard scored 6 runs off 7 balls and was dismissed by Miguel Pretorius. Left-arm spin bowler Imad Wasim also took 2 wickets for 20 runs in 4 overs.
Earlier, captain Rovman Powell scored 67 runs from 49 balls for Thalaivas. Hit 6 fours and 4 sixes. The team had lost 3 wickets for 31 runs. After this, he took over the team by adding 90 runs for the fourth wicket with Ramon Reifer. Reifer scored 28 runs off 26 balls. Hit 4 fours. In the end, Imad Wasim scored 21 runs in 12 balls to take the score beyond 150. He hit 3 fours and a six. Fast bowler Ravi Rampal took 3 wickets for 40 runs. Sunil Narine gave only 11 runs in 4 overs and took 2 wickets. Imad Wasim got the Player of the Match award for his all-round performance.