Kieron Pollard became 2nd player after Chris Gayle in Caribbean Premier League. Pollard became the second West Indies cricketer. Also, to cross the 11,000 T20 runs milestone after Chris Gayle had become the first player to achieve that. The Trinbago Knight Riders on Tuesday, August 31, beat St Lucia Kings by 27 runs. Moreover, to move joint second on the CPL 2021 points table.
Kieron Pollard and Tim Seifert played match-winning knocks. While batting first to help the team achieve their second win of CPL. After that, losing early wickets Pollard not only steadied the innings. Also, for the team by playing captain’s knock. But, also achieved a major milestone.
Scored 41 runs in the match against Saint Lucia Kings. On Tuesday, Kieron Pollard became only the second West Indies cricketer to cross the 11,000 T20 runs milestone. ANI reports said Pollard is only behind fellow Chris Gayle in the all-time list of most run-getters. Gayle has so far amassed 14,108 runs in the T20s.
Shoaib Malik of Pakistan is on the third list. While Australia’s David Warner is on the fourth spot in men’s T20s. Kieron Pollard has also got 297 wickets in the shortest format of the game. Also, to go with the 11,000-plus runs. This makes him potentially became one of the greatest T20 all-rounders ever.
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After battling at 68/4 in the 12th over. Trinbago Knight Riders organized an awesome comeback to post 158 runs. Also, in their distributed 20 overs for a loss of 7 wickets. After that, both Kieron Pollard and Seifert restored the team’s innings. Also, putting on 78 runs for the fifth wicket. While the skipper Pollard scored 41 off 29 balls. Seifert scored 37 off only 25 balls.