Rajneesh Gupta in Mumbai
Quick Stats: Qualifier 1 – Uva Next vs Yorkshire
Gale plays his 74th; Yorkshire win their 10th
1 These two teams were making their first appearance in CLT20. Also this was the first time these two teams were meeting each other in a Twenty20 match.
2 David Miller became the second batsman to retire hurt in a CLT20 match, after Royal Challengers Bangalore’s Manish Pandey (vs Delhi Daredevils at Bangalore in 2009). Miller, however, came back to resume his innings in the 19th over and scored 17 runs off 6 balls to win the game for Yorkshire!
2 Sameera de Zoysa became only the second wicketkeeper to make 2 stumpings in a CLT20 match. Chennai Super Kings’ MS Dhoni is the only other ‘keeper to do so. Dhoni, in fact, has done so on 3 occasions!
74 Twenty20 matches played by Andrew Gale. With this he equalled Richard Pyrah’s record of playing the most Twenty20 matches for Yorkshire.
76.92 Yorkshire’s win percentage in Twenty20 matches in the year 2012 – 10 wins in 13 games.