CLT20 2013: Thisara Perera's muscle tops Darren Bravo's finesse
Thisara Perera scored an unbeaten 57 to help Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Trinidad & Tobago by 4 wickets at Mohali. Sunil Narine starred with the ball but lacked support of other bowlers.
It all started with Dale Steyn taking the wicket on the very first ball of the match when he dismissed Lendl Simmons caught behind. (All BCCI images)
But Darren Bravo had other plans as he hammered 66 off 44 balls to take Trinidad & Tobago to fighting total.
However, his innings was ended by Ishant Sharma. Ishant bagged two wickets in the match.
Darren Sammy too picked up two wickets. Thisara Perera also finished with two wickets in the match to stop Trinidad & Tobago to 160/8.
Shikhar Dhawan and Parthiv Patel started the run chase on a positive note. But soon both the openers fell in quick succession.
Sunil Narine was sensational with his tight line and length. He bagged wickets at regular intervals to finish with 4/9.
Thisara Perera remained not out on 57 off 32 balls to help Sunrisers Hyderabad beat Trinidad & Tobago by 4 wickets. His knock was laced with four sixes and as many fours.