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Twitter Erupts As Andre Russell Smashes 14-Ball 50 In CPL 2021

Twitterati went crazy after witnessing the brutal hitting of West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell who smashed the fastest fifty in the history of CPL

Andre Russell

The powerhouse Andre Russell has yet again gone berserk against the opposition bowling unit. The West Indies all-rounder has smashed the fastest-ever fifty in the history of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL). The Russell madman show was witnessed in the match between Jamaica Tallawahs and St. Lucia Kings.

Meanwhile, St Lucia Kings won the toss and they invited Jamaica Tallawahs to bat first. This decision turned out to be a wrong decision for Kings. As every batter from Jamaica Tallawahs looked in great touch and scored good runs. Coming back to Andre Russell, He completed his exceptional unbeaten 50 in just 14 balls. His marvelous innings were filled with 6 maximums and 3 boundaries and Andre Russell batted with the strike rate of 357.14. Notably, Russell scored 48 runs only through boundaries. Meanwhile, Andre Russell broke the record of Proteas JP Duminy, who smashed a 15 ball fifty in CPL 2019.

Russell

With the help of Andre Russell’s extraordinary knock, Jamaica Tallawahs scored 255 in 20 overs. Notably, this is the second-highest total in the history of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL). Also, Pakistan’s Wahab Riaz conceded runs at an economy of 20.33. He ended his spell at 61 runs in just 3 overs.

Here is how Twitterati reacted to the remarkable innings of Andre Russell

Meanwhile, during the humongous run-chase, St Lucia Kings lost two Wickets in the first over. Rahkeem Cornwall scored 14 off 4 balls and Captain Faf Du Plessis got out on duck.


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