- Wayne Parnell took 3 wickets for 15 runs in 2 overs.
- Parnell took a hat-trick in the 9th over of his second while Delhi Bulls innings
- Former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi is at number one
Former South African fast bowler Wayne Parnell dominated the third day of the Abu Dhabi T10 cricket fourth edition. Playing for the Northern Warriors, the storm bowler took a hat-trick against the Delhi Bulls. Parnell is the first bowler to take a hat-trick in the current league.
Dwayne Bravo, Ali Khan and Sherfane Rutherford of the Delhi Bulls became the fourth bowlers to take a hat-trick in the history of the Parnol League, taking three consecutive balls.
Parnell, 31, bowled Rutherford on the second ball of the ninth over of the Delhi Bulls innings. Bravo was bowled on the third ball while Ali Khan was lbw on the next ball. In this way Parnell was successful in taking his hat-trick. Parnell bowled 2 overs from the Northern Warriors to defend the goal. He did not get any wickets in the first over. Parnell took all three wickets in the second over. During this he spent a total of 15 runs.
These bowlers have also taken hat-trick in T10
Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi holds the record for the first hat-trick in T10 cricket. Afridi took a hat-trick in the first match of the first edition of this league in 2017. After this comes the name of former India spinner Pravin Tambe. Praveen has taken 5 wickets including Hatrick. Amer Yamin of Pakistan has recorded 4 wickets from 4 balls.
Northern Warriors register first win by beating Delhi Bulls
The Northern Warriors, batting first, scored 137 runs for 3 wickets in 10 overs thanks to captain Nicholas Pooran’s 54 runs. Rowman Powell returned unbeaten after scoring 24 off 8 balls, while Fabian Allen scored an unbeaten 28 off 10 balls. Chasing the target, the Delhi Bulls team could only manage 105 runs for 7 wickets and lost the match by 32 runs.
This is the Warriors’ first win in two matches. All teams have played at least 2 matches. Delhi Bulls are at number one in Group A with 4 points with 2 wins in 3 matches while the Warriors team are second with 2 points from a win in 2 matches.