Unarguably the greatest all-rounder of all time Jacques Kallis has turned the clock black in the US Masters T10 league. He played some crisp shots against the likes of Sohail Tanveer giving everyone the feel of old times when he used to rule the game. Watch: 47-Year-Old Jacques Kallis smashed 64 off 31 balls in US T10 League.
After the 2 wash-out games in the initial games of the league, fans got to see a masterful innings of Kallis. The veteran South African allrounder took the team to a mammoth score of 158 runs after they lost Finch in the very first over.
During the game between Texas Chargers and California Knights, fans got to see carnage by the Knights’ batters Kallis and Milind Kumar. While batting first Knights lost their opener Aaron Finch inside the first two deliveries after Fidel Edwards got the edge of his bat.
Kallis who was back in the field after a long time smashed 64* off just 31 deliveries with the help of 8 fours and 3 sixes. Despite Kallis’s amazing innings, the spotlight was stoled by Milind Kumar who scored 76 off 28 punishing every bowler including Umar Gul and Pragyan Ojha.
Jacques Kallis smashed amazing shots in his 64*(32) innings in US T10 League
Kallis showed his class in the USA against the Texas Chargers in the opening game of their campaign. He made a 158 runs partnership with Milind Kumar who is a Sikkim-born Indian cricketer.
The South African displayed some quality strokes on display against a quality bowling attack from Texas. Kallis bashed the Pakistani superstar bowler Umar Gul and Sohail Tanvir who were one of the finest limited-over bowlers of their time.
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Kallis played a few eye-pleasing cover drives against Sohail Tanvir which gave everyone a feel of Nostalgia.
California Knights beat Texas Chargers by 48 runs
The fourth game of the US Masters T10 League was dominated by Raina and his men in Lauderhill. Captain Suresh Raina opted to bat first after winning the toss and his team responded to it superbly. Kallis and Milind Kumar help the Knights post a target of 158 runs with the loss of only 1 wicket.
In reply Texas Chargers in a positive way as Mukhtar Ahmed scored 31 runs in just 10 deliveries before getting caught on Nurse’s delivery. However, after the dismissal of Ahmed the Chargers fell like a castle of cards as they only managed to score 110 runs in their 10 overs and lost 8 wickets.