Pakistani Pacer Mohammad Amir stepped up for another time and helped Jamaica Tallawahs safe a vital 122-run win in opposition to St Lucia Kings within the ongoing Caribbean Premier League (CPL) on Sunday.
Tallawahs wanted to win this match to maintain their playoffs hopes alive and with their all-round efficiency immediately, they’ve one step contained in the playoffs.
Chasing a large goal of 202 runs, the Kings had been all out for simply 79 runs courtesy of breathtaking bowling of Tallawahs.
Chris Inexperienced took 4 wickets for the winners for simply 15 runs and was the best wicket-taker for his facet but it surely was Amir who gave his facet a promising begin by eradicating Kings’ openers, Roshon Primus and Leonardo Julien, in his second over.
Amir’s spell was essential because the 31-year-old set the tone and put early strain on the chasing facet. Primus was clear bowled whereas Juliet was trapped for a leg-before-wicket (LBW) out.
Amir solely bowled two overs and notched up two wickets for simply seven runs. He additionally grew to become the main wicket-taker with 15 scalps to his identify in eight innings.
Not solely that, he additionally has the very best financial system charge of 6.59 among the many prime 10 bowlers within the league.
Then again, Imad additionally took two wickets for 24 runs, taking his wicket tally to 13 and turning into the third-highest wicket-taker within the league.