Champions League 2013 Highlights: Faisalabad Wolves Vs Otago Volts

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Updated: Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 13:05 [IST]
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Mohali, Sep 17: Captain Brendon McCullum led from the front with a fine half century as Otago Volts defeated Faisalabad Wolves by eight wickets in the opening qualifying match of the Champions League Twenty20 2013 here at the PCA Stadium on Tuesday.


Chasing 140 for a win in 20 overs, the New Zealand team achieved victory in overs. McCullum made the most of a dropped catch to guide his team home. Volts completed the chase in 17.5 overs. McCullum remained not out on 83 off 65 (9x4, 2x6).

CLT20 Highlights: Wolves Vs Volts

Here are the highlights of this match

# Volts scored 142/2 in 17.5 overs in reply to Wolves' 139/8 in 20 overs

# Volts collected four points for the win

# This was Volts' first win in CLT20. They had lost their previous two games

# Paceman Samiullah Khan dismissed Volts' opener Neil Broom for a second ball duck in the first over of the chase

# After six overs, Volts were 42/2. 50 came in 45 balls. 100 was raised in 85 deliveries

# Volts captain Brendon McCullum was dropped on 41 by Asad Ali off Imran Khalid

# McCullum completed his half century in 49 balls, first of this edition of CLT20

# McCullum hit a 92-metre six soon after completing 50 runs

# McCullum now has the highest individual score in CLT20 qualifiers, beating Somerset's Peter Trego (70) Vs Kolkata Knight Riders in 2011

# McCullum remained 83 not out (65 balls, 9x4, 2x6)

# McCullum was Man-of-the-match

# Volts hit 12 fours and 6 sixes

# Volts opener Hamish Rutherford hit a 12-ball 25 (1x4, 3x6)

# Saeed Ajmal was the most economical bowler for Wolves with figures of 1/23 in 4 overs

# Today's match was Wolves' CLT20 debut

# Misbah-ul-Haq won the toss and chose to bat

# Wolves hit three sixes - all by their captain Misbah

# Misbah top scored for Wolves with 46 off 34 with four fours and three sixes

# At the end of 6 overs of powerplay, Wolves were 30/2

# Wolves took 66 balls to reach 50. 100 came off 95 deliveries

# Wolves had 19 boundaries in the innings

# For Volts, Ian Butler, James McMillan and James Neesham took two wickets apiece


Story first published:  Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 19:03 [IST]
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