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Birmingham Phoenix vs Trent Rockets: The 14th league match of the Hundred tournament is set to play between Birmingham Phoenix and Trent Rockets.
Birmingham Phoenix vs Trent Rockets
Birmingham Phoenix vs Trent Rockets – 14th Match
|Date||Sunday, August 01, 2021|
Birmingham Phoenix won the toss and opt to bowl
Birmingham Phoenix vs Trent Rockets Squad
Birmingham Phoenix Playing XI
Finn Allen, Will Smeed, Liam Livingstone, Moeen Ali (c), Miles Hammond, Chris Benjamin (wk), Benny Howell, Adam Milne, Tom Helm, Patrick Brown, Imran Tahir
Bench: Adam Hose, Dillon Pennington, Daniel Bell-Drummond, Chris Cooke
Trent Rockets Playing XI
D Arcy Short, Alex Hales, Dawid Malan, Samit Patel, Lewis Gregory (c), Tom Moores (wk), Rashid Khan, Luke Wood, Matthew Carter, Marchant de Lange, Timm van der Gugten
Bench: Luke Wright, Ben Cox, Steven Mullaney, Samuel Cook
Birmingham Phoenix vs Trent Rockets Highlights
Trent Rockets Batting
D Arcy Short and Hales gets into the crease to lead Trent Rockets while Milne opens the bowling attack. Though D Arcy Short departures for duck Malan and Hales made the needed partnership and added 38 runs for the next wicket.
With Samit Patel’s 31 runs Trent Rockets scored 144 runs for 6 wickets loss.
Birmingham Phoenix Batting
Finn Allen and Will Smeed gets into the crease to lead Birmingham Phoenix to chase down the target of 145 runs.
Finn Allen and Smeed added a much needed 60 runs partnership for the first wicket. With Moeen Ali’s 26 runs contribution Liam Livingstone drags Birmingham Phoenix to beat Trent Rockets by 6 wickets.
Watch Birmingham Phoenix vs Trent Rockets Highlights
Player of the Match
Last night I got a call (that I was playing). Been buzzing since then. It is the biggest stage I have played on, bit nervy but got into it pretty quickly.
I started to enjoy it. I was nervous, but me and Finn thought we would just go out there and play freely, the coaches also told us to have fun.
Every batter likes to bat in the powerplay in white-ball cricket and I was lucky to get the opportunity today. I have batted everywhere for Somerset this year due to injuries and unavailability, so I have got a taste of batting in a lot of spaces.