Abu Dhabi T10: Awkward moment as a player changing jersey can’t stop a boundary
Abu Dhabi T10 League: UAE’s national team all-rounder Rohan Mustafa, who is playing for Abu Dhabi in T10 league, made a howler during Team Abu Dhabi’s match against the Northern Warriors. The tournament continues to provide entertainment. However, In the Monday’s game between Team Abu Dhabi and Northern Warriors went down the wire. Apart from an entertaining match, there was a bizarre incident which was probably never witnessed. Mustafa was fielding at the boundary when Warriors batsman Waseem Muhammad played a shot towards him, while Mustafa was changing his jersey was unable to save the boundary though he ran towards the ball.
Here’s the video take a look that was posted on Twitter by @SportingTrade
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— David T (@SportingTrade) February 1, 2021
Chasing 124, Northern Warriors needed 15 runs off the last over. The openers Muhammad and Lendl Simmons were at the crease. Muhammad hit a four and six of the first two balls and two wides in between helped Warriors to bring the equation to three runs of last four balls.
Jamie Overton bowled his best to trap him on the third delivery. Ending a swashbuckling knock of 76 off just 34 balls. On the next ball, Nicholas Pooran was dismissed as he mishit the ball towards log on. Now they needed three of last two deliveries and Simmons took a single to narrow it down to just two needed off the final ball. However, Rovman Powell at the crease was able to flick the low full toss to deep midwicket and Mustafa was the fielder who made a fumble and the batsmen ran two to win the match.