Oval Invincibles vs Manchester Originals Highlights: The first match of the inaugural The Hundred Cricket tournament is set to play between Oval Invincibles vs Manchester Originals (OVL vs MCR).
The tournament is set to play with 100 deliveries and ECB announced a different set of rules for the Hundred tournament.
Oval Invincibles vs Manchester Originals
|Match||Oval Invincibles vs Manchester Originals|
|Date||Thursday, July 22, 2021|
Manchester Originals won the toss and opt to bowl
Kennington Oval, London
Oval Invincibles vs Manchester Originals Squad
Oval Invincibles Playing XI
Jason Roy, Will Jacks, Colin Ingram, Laurie Evans, Sam Billings (c & wk), Sam Curran, Tom Curran, Nathan Sowter, Sunil Narine, Saqib Mahmood, Reece Topley
Bench: Rory Burns, Jordan Clark, Jordan Cox, Brandon Glover, Alex Blake
Manchester Originals Playing XI
Philip Salt, Jos Buttler (c & wk), Joe Clarke, Colin Munro, Tom Lammonby, Carlos Brathwaite, Calvin Harrison, Tom Hartley, Fred Klaassen, Steven Finn, Matthew Parkinson
Bench: Colin Ackermann, Sam Hain, Lockie Ferguson, Richard Gleeson, Ollie Robinson, Jamie Overton
Oval Invincibles vs Manchester Originals Highlights
Oval Invincibles Batting
Jason Roy and Sam Curran are at the crease to lead the Oval Invincibles. Tom Hartley bowls the first delivery of the inaugural Hundred cricket.
Soon in the fifth delivery, Sam Curran has been dismissed by Tom Hartley for 6 runs. Sam Billings missed the maiden Hundred tournament half-century by just 1 run and walks out for 49 runs.
It is Fred Klaassen who dismissed the aggressive batsman. At the end of the 100 deliveries, Oval Invincibles scored 145 runs for 8 wickets loss.
Manchester Originals Batting
Philip Salt and Jos Buttler get in to lead Manchester Originals to chase down the target of 146 runs. Jos Buttler led Manchester Originals struggles to make a decent partnership and fails to chase down the target.
At the end of 100 deliveries, Manchester Originals scored 136 runs for 7 wickets loss and lose their match. Carlos Brathwaite scored the highest of 37 runs for the team.
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Player of the Match
Unbelievable atmosphere. It is one of the best grounds to play in the world, and it’s nice to join the ladies up there with a win. The support was phenomenal, a few of the local lads were Surrey lads and they closed the game at the end.
It was a bit slow and we saw a bit of spin at the end. It is all about adapting and thankfully we got enough tonight. 150-160 is par, but today on that kind of a pitch I thought we were close. Narine is a phenomenal man. He has done it all over the world and for a batsman coming in, it is really difficult.