Asia Lions remains unbeatable in the Finale of the Legends League Cricket where they clinch a 7-wicket win to win the trophy against the World Giants.
On Monday, March 20, the Asia Lions, captained by Shahid Afridi defeated the World Giants by 7 wickets in the final match of the LLC 2023, thanks to the aggressive half-centuries by Upul Tharanga and Tillakaratne Dilshan.
While chasing the target of 148 runs, the Asia Lions got the target in just 16.1 overs. The Asia Lions got a fantastic start chasing the target. The pair of Tharanga and Dilshan shared a partnership of 115 runs in the first 10 overs. Tharanga scored 57 runs in 28 balls with the help of 5 fours and 3 sixes. On the other hand, Dilshan played a knock of 58 runs off 42 balls, hitting eight boundaries.
In bowling for World Giants, Samit Patel, Brett Lee, and Monty Panesar got a one-one wicket each.
Before it, the World Giants won the toss and decided to bat first. The World Giants team came to bat and scored 147 runs at the loss of 4 wickets. Jacques Kallis played a brilliant knock of 78 runs off 54 balls with the help of five fours and three sixes. Ross Taylor also scored 32 runs.
Abdur Razzak took two wickets for Asia Lions, while Thisara Perera got one.
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For the brilliant bowling performance, Abdur Razzak got Player Of The Match And Upul Tharanga the Player Of The Series.