Some of the great moments from the Cricket All-Stars 2015 series first match
The most awaited historical match was played in Mets ground New York on 7 Nov. It featured Sachin, Warne along with 28 other iconic cricketers from around the world. The stadium was packed with cricket fans and the devotees of the “God of Cricket” Sachin Tendulkar.
The legendary opening partnership
When the Warriors chose to bowl upon winning the toss, the most dangerous and legendary openers were at the crease again. Yes it was Sachin and Sehwag pair, they put a decent partnership score of 85 runs off 8 overs.
Sachin’s moments with Akhtar
We used to see them as the greatest rivals of cricket but when they are on the same side it was a whole new story.
Rawalpindi Express celebrating a wicket with the Master Blaster.
Sehwag’s half century with a strike rate of 250
He’s known for his fearless batting and tearing the bowlers apart with his aggressive batting. He put a strong base for the Blasters with his precious 50 from 22 balls including 3 fours and 6 sixes.
Warne’s magic on the Blasters
With his magical spin bowling, he took out the 3 huge wickets from the Blasters, Sachin, Lara and Laxman which affected the team severely and helped the Warriors secure their place for winning.
Ponting gave a good standing and secured 48 not out. Sangakkara once again shown his classic batting skills and scored 41 runs from 29 balls before taken out by Akhtar.
Blasters put an average score of 140 which the Warriors chased successfully with 6 wickets left.