In the South Group match of T20 Blast 2020, today played between Hampshire and Middlesex Pakistani young bowler Shaheen Afridi take 4 wickets in 4 consecutive balls to finishes off the match.
Talking about the match Hampshire captain James Vince won the toss and opted to bat first. Hampshire team added 141/9 runs in 20 over game. For Hampshire, it was just a par score to defend.
Sam Northwest who scored 31 runs in 28 balls was the highest scorer fro the Hampshire. For Middlesex, Irish player Tim Murtagh and English player Nathan Sowter shared 3-3 wickets each.
Chasing 142 runs in a 20 overs match is easy nowadays but Pakistani bowlers Shaheen Afridi representing Hampshire made it tough for the batsman of Middlesex. The Wicket keeper batsman from Middlesex John Simpson kept the hopes alive for his team before he got out to Shaheen Afridi on individual score of 48 runs.
When John Simpson departed Middlesex needed just 21 runs in 15 balls with 3 wickets in hand. But who knew what is coming. It was a fierce bowling from Pakistani speedster Shaheen Afridi as he took the remaining 3 wickets in the next 3 balls.
With this he just not has taken a hat-trick he also handled his team a win by 20 runs. Shaheen Afridi ended with 6 wickets in 4 overs spell just leaking 19 runs. All the last 4 wickets he got by removing the stumps of the batsmen with his fast bowling.
With this performance Shaheen Afridi also wins the man of the match. Watch 4 wickets in 4 balls of Shaheen Afridi against Middlesex here
Four in four from Shaheen Afridi.
— Wisden (@WisdenCricket) September 20, 2020
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