Most of the cricketers who have already retired from international cricket are currently part of the ongoing Legends League Cricket 2022.
Meanwhile, India Capitals locked horns with Bhilwara Kings in the qualifier game. The intriguing match took place at Barkatullah Khan Stadium, Jodhpur.
Batting first, Bhilwara Kings posted a humongous total of 226 for the loss of five wickets in their allotted quota of 20 overs.
Shane Watson was the pick of the batters as he scored 65 off 39 balls. He constructed his innings with the help of 10 boundaries and 2 hits over the fence at a strike-rate of 166.67.
William Porterfield scored 59 off 37 balls with the help of seven boundaries and three hits over the fence at a strike-rate of 159.46.
On the other side of the coin, Mitchell Johnson took 2 wickets. The likes of Liam Plunkett, Pankaj Singh and Rajat Bhatia took a wicket apiece.
Yusuf Pathan engages in an altercation with Mitchell Johnson
Former Indian cricketer Yusuf Pathan who represents Bhilwara Kings in Legends League Cricket made the headlines after he had a heated exchange with India Capitals’ pacer Mitchell Johnson.
Watch the video below:
According to the video clip, Yusuf Pathan and Mitchell Johnson go toe-to-toe with each other as a serious altercation took place during the game.
The video clip went viral on the internet. Meanwhile, India Capitals chased down the target in 19.3 overs. They beat Bhilwara Kings by four wickets.
Meanwhile, India Capitals made it to the finals of the competition. They will play the winner between Gujarat Giants and Bhilwara Kings in the finals on October 5.
Playing XI: India Capitals vs Bhilwara Kings
Gautam Gambhir (c), Dwayne Smith, Hamilton Masakadza. Denesh Ramdin (wk), Ross Taylor, Ashley Nurse, Liam Plunkett, Mitchell Johnson. Pankaj Singh, Pravin Tambe, Pawan Suyal.
William Porterfield, Morne van Wyk (wk), Shane Watson, Jesal Karia. Yusuf Pathan, Irfan Pathan (c), Rajesh Bishnoi, Tino Best, S Sreesanth, Fidel Edwards, Monty Panesar.