Taking a maiden in a T20 match is a great achievement. But,
imagine taking a maiden in a Super-over! Yes, there has been just one bowler
in the history of international cricket who have achieved the sensational feat. Sunil
It happened during the game between Red Steels and Guyana
Amazon Warriors in the Caribbean Premier League.
Let us look at how the over went by.
Ball one: Sunil Narine to Nicholas Pooran – ball
pitches outside leg stump and spins a foot away from the off stump. The batsman
swings and misses DOT BALL
Ball two: This one skid and doesn’t bounce much. Full
and wide. Another play and a miss. DOT BALL
Ball three: Three in a row of the same line and
length, Narine is firing them in. Tossed up on the off stump and spins away.
Dwayne Bravo shakes his head in the pavilion DOT BALL
Ball four: Fourth time. Same hoick, same play and a
miss DOT BALL
Ball five: OUT, Pooran finally connects but holes out
at long-off in the hands of Martin Guptill. DOT BALL
Ball six: Sunil Narine to Ross Taylor – No run.
Taylor gets down on his knee to slog it on the leg-side, misses. DOT BALL
A Super-over maiden from Sunil Narine!