Global T20 Canada: All-round Yuvraj Singh show in vain as Chris Lynn blasts Winnipeg Hawks to victory

first_imgGlobal T20 Canada: All-round Yuvraj Singh show in vain as Chris Lynn blasts Winnipeg Hawks to victoryYuvraj Singh picked up a wicket and scored 45 off 26 balls but his all-rounder performance was still not enough for Toronto Nationals to defeat the Winnipeg Hawks.advertisement India Today Web Desk BramptonJuly 30, 2019UPDATED: July 30, 2019 08:32 IST Chris Lynn and Sunny Sohal added 117 runs for the second wicket (@GT20Canada Twitter)HIGHLIGHTSToronto Nationals posted 216 for 7 in 20 overs after winning the tossWinnipeg Hawks chased down the target off the final ball of the matchChris Lynn was adjudged man-of-the-match for scoring 89 off 48 ballsYuvraj Singh shone with the bat yet again for the Toronto Nationals but his knock went in vain as Winnipeg Hawks gunned down the massive total of 217 in 20 overs to win the match by 3 wickets at Brampton on Monday.Chris Lynn blasted 89 off 48 balls with the help of 10 sixes and two boundaries while Sunny Sohal made 58 off 27 as Winnipeg reached the target off the last ball of the final over. Shaiman Anwar also contributed with 43 runs.Salman Nazar and Chris Green finished with two wickets each for Toronto while Yuvraj also managed to pick up a wicket.Earlier, former India all-rounder Yuvraj continued his impressive run with the bat, scoring 45 off 26 balls to help Toronto Nationals reach 216 for 7 in 20 overs.After winning the toss, Winnipeg Hawks opted to bowl against Toronto Nationals. Chirag Suri and Heinrich Klaasen fell in the first 5 overs as Rodrigo Thomas and Yuvraj Singh heroics helped the Nationals get past 200.Yuvraj Singh’s knock was laced with 2 sixes and 4 boundaries in his 26-ball 45 before being falling to Kaleem Sana in the 13th over of the game. Sana bowled a slower ball that nipped back in as Yuvraj Singh got an inside edge to that while trying to play it to the third man.Other than the skipper, Rodrigo Thomas (65) and Kieron Pollard (52) also hit fifties to take their side to another big total of the tournament.This was not the first time that Yuvraj Singh entertained his fans in the Global T20 Canada. Before this, he scored 21-ball 35 that helped Toronto Nationals secure a two-wicket victory over Edmonton Royals in their 2nd match of league.advertisementYuvraj Singh is playing in the Global T20 Canada after announcing his retirement from international cricket and the Indian Premier League earlier this month.For sports news, updates, live scores and cricket fixtures, log on to indiatoday.in/sports. Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter for Sports news, scores and updates.Get real-time alerts and all the news on your phone with the all-new India Today app. Download from Post your comment Do You Like This Story? Awesome! Now share the story Too bad. Tell us what you didn’t like in the comments Posted byrohan sen Tags :Follow Yuvraj SinghFollow Chris LynnFollow Global T20 Canadalast_img

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