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Quick Stats: Qualifier 3 – Auckland Aces vs Hampshire
Mahmood reaches 150 as Aces become the first Kiwi side to qualify
1 Auckland became the first New Zealand team to qualify for the main draw of the CLT20.
5 Azhar Mahmood (55* & 5-24) became only the fifth player to accomplish the all-round feat of scoring a fifty and taking five wickets in a Twenty20 match. Azhar also became first player to achieve this feat in CLT20.
5 for 24 – Azhar Mahmood’s figures – the best ever by a bowler in CL20, beating South Australia’s Shaun Tait’s 5 for 32 against Royal Challengers Bangalore at Bengaluru in 2011.
11 Number of ducks recorded by Shahid Afridi in Twenty20 cricket. Now only Herschelle Gibbs (19), Michael Lumb (14), David Hussey (14), Dimitri Mascarenhas (12) and Tillakaratne Dilshan (12) have aggregated more ducks than Afridi in this format.
33 Auckland achieved the winning target with 33 balls to spare – the fourth most comprehensive win in CLT20 in terms of balls remaining.
102 Number of sixes hit by Azhar Mahmood in Twenty20 cricket. He became 30th batsman to do so.
152 Number of wickets taken by Azhar Mahmood in Twenty20 cricket. He became sixth bowler to take 150 wickets in shortest format of the game, after Dirk Nannes (185), Lasith Malinga (170), Yasir Arafat (168), Alfonso Thomas (167) and Albie Morkel (166).