Watch: Iftikhar Ahmed takes two wickets in an over, gives eight runs in four overs in miserly GT20 Canada final spell | GT20 Canada 2023
Watch: Iftikhar Ahmed took two wickets in an over in the Global T20 Canada 2023 final yesterday (August 6) at the CAA Centre in Brampton, dismissing captain Chris Lynn and Dilpreet Singh of the Montreal Tigers.
Having been put into bat after losing the toss, the Surrey Jaguars crawled to 130-5 from their 20 overs. Opener Jatinder Singh remained not out on a 57-ball 56, while Ayaan Khan hit a 15-ball 26 from No.5. Iftikhar could not do much with the bat: he fell to Carlos Brathwaite for eight off nine balls.
In response, Montreal Tigers lost Muhammad Waseem in the first over as he was cleaned up by Spencer Johnson. Chris Lynn and Srimantha Wijeyeratne then resurrected the innings before the latter was dismissed for 12 off 15.