It takes something special to score a hundred in T20 and it certainly takes something extra ordinary to score back to back T20 hundreds and Sohil Shah is one such player who has raised his stakes to all time high with some blockbuster performances.
Just fresh from a 66 ball 135 a few days back, Sohil Shah continues his magical run with the bat this time scoring 100* off 71 balls which included 11 boundaries and 2 sixes. Cheetah Mumbai Stars after being put to bat first at Western Railway Cricket Ground in Lower Parel posted a total of 176/3 in 20 overs out of which opener Sohil batted from Start to end scoring more than 50% of the runs and also facing more than facing 50% of the deliveries in the match. Sohil plonked 11 fours and 2 sixes at a strike rate of 140.85 taking his team towards a respectable total.
As Arman Malik, owner of Cheetah Mumbai Stars shared “Arman is one special player, he is also very dedicated and focused, he doesn’t like to throw away his wicket easily, he values his wicket and that’s a very good quality. No doubt, Cheetah Mumbai Stars rely on him as he is batting magnificently”
Sapient Leopards managed to put a fight but eventually fell short of 21 runs as they scored 155/7 in 20 0vers with Huzefa Saifee’s 36 ball 53 being the highest score.
Result: Cheetah Mumbai Stars won by 21 runs, Sohil Shah declared ‘Player of the Match“