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Bulgaria vs Greece 6th Match Sofia Twenty20 2021 Article

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Read the articles of Bulgaria vs Greece 6th Match Sofia Twenty20 2021 - Sofia Twenty20 four-nation Twenty20 international tournament of the 6th T20I match played between Bulgaria and Romania at National Sports Academy, Sofia in 26th June 2021.

Hristo Lakov's maiden half-century, All-round Prakash Mishra's record-breaking fastest fifty with three-for, Bakhtiar Tahiri and Aswad Khan's combined 5-wickets helped to Bulgaria's record 64-run victory over Greece in a one-sided game of the sixth match of a four-nation series.

Match Stats :
  • Bulgaria's 64-run win was their largest victory by terms of runs in T20 internationals, previous biggest win was 61-run against Serbia at same venue in this tournament.
  • Bulgaria's 197 was their second highest score in T20 international and It is their highest total against Greece in T20Is, previous highest was 138 at Corfu in 2019.
  • Hristo Lakov became the fourth Bulgaria batsman to score a fifty in T20 international.
  • Prakash Mishra became the fifth Bulgaria batsman to score a fifty in T20 internationals.
  • Prakash Mishra hammered a 24-ball fastest fifty for Bulgaria in T20 international cricket history, surpassing the previous record of 32-ball half-century held by Aravinda de Silva against Serbia at same venue in the opening match of the tournament.
  • Greece's 133 was their third lowest score in T20 international and It is their highest total against Bulgaria in T20Is, previous highest was 117 at Corfu in 2019.

Bulgaria scored 197-4 in 20 overs with top scorer by Hristo Lakov hammered a unbeaten 68 off 47-balls including 8-fours & a six with strike rate of 144.68.

Prakash Mishra 53, Bakhtiar Tahiri blasted a 26 off 17-balls including 4-fours & a six with strike rate of 152.94, Kevin D'Souza 19 and Aravinda de Silva 16.

Greece best bowler by Asrar Ahmed took 2-wickets and one for Amarpreet Mehmi - Georgios Galanis.

Greece scored 133 for all-out in 16.5 overs with top scorer by Anastasios Manousis hit 27 off 19-balls including 4-fours & a six with strike rate of 142.10, Georgios Galanis 18 and Spiridon Gasteratos 17 not out.

Bulgaria best bowler by Prakash Mishra 3-12, Bakhtiar Tahiri picked up 3-wickets for 13-runs in 4-overs, Aswad Khan took 2-wickets and one for Jacob Albin - Hristo Lakov.

Prakash Mishra named Player of the match for his all-round performance to picked up 3-wickets for 12-runs in 1.5-overs after smashing a quick-fire 53-runs knocked off facing 26-balls including 5-fours and 4-sixes with strike rate of 203.84.