Guyanese Rutherford lights up Abu Dhabi T10 with 52 off 22
Sherfane Rutherford (right) and Rahmanullah Gurbaz were outstanding with the big hits
Guyanese batsman Sherfane Rutherford went berserk on Thursday, smashing 52 off 22 balls to help Delhi Bulls to a massive 49-run win over Team Abu Dhabi in the Abu Dhabi T10.
The left-hander, in partnership with opener Rahmanullah Gurbaz, pulverized Team Abu Dhabi’s bowling, adding 105 for the second wicket in just 6.1 overs, as they put up 135-5.
Rutherford struck five sixes and three fours, while Gurbaz followed up his 57* off 16 balls on Wednesday with 69 off 29 (5x4s, 6x6s).
West Indian left-arm seamer Dominic Drakes took 3-15, while England leg-spinner Adil Rashid had identical figures, claiming a hat-trick in the fifth over, as Team Abu Dhabi were held to 86-8.