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Romania vs Serbia 1st Semi-final Sofia Twenty20 2021 Article

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Read the articles of Romania vs Serbia 1st Semi-final Sofia Twenty20 2021 - Sofia Twenty20 four-nation Twenty20 international tournament of the 1st semi-final played between Serbia and Romania at National Sports Academy, Sofia in 26th June 2021.

Bowlers attack before Rapid half-centuries from Ramesh Satheesan and Taranjeet Singh leads to Romania's record-breaking ten-wicket victory over Serbia and storm into the final in a one-sided historic game of the first semi-final of a four-nation series.

Match Stats :
  • Romania's ten-wicket win was their largest victory by terms of runs in T20 internationals.
  • Ramesh Satheesan hammered a 14-ball fastest fifty for Romania in T20 international cricket history, surpassing the previous record of 20-ball half-century jointly held by he and Taranjeet Singh and the joint third fastest fifty in T20Is jointly with Colin Munro.
  • Taranjeet Singh hammered a 18-ball second fastest fifty for Romania in T20 international after Ramesh Satheesan's 14-ball half-century in this match.
  • 116 : Taranjeet Singh and Ramesh Satheesan set up the record first-wicket partnership for Romania in T20 international, previously held by the 70-run stand between Ramesh Satheesan and Satvik Nadigotla against Bulgaria at Ilfov County in the last year and Romania's highest any-wicket stand in T20Is, previously held by the 80-run stand for the second-wicket between these same against Bulgaria at same venue in this tournament.
  • Romania chased 116 was their fourth highest successful run-chase in T20 internationals.
  • Romania's 116 was their ninth highest score in T20 international and It is their second highest total against Serbia in T20Is.
  • Serbia's 115 was their third lowest score in T20 international and It is their second worst total against Romania in T20Is.

Serbia scored 115-7 in 20 overs with top scorer by Leslie Dunbar cracked a unbeaten 55 off 41-balls including 5-fours & 4-sixes, Wintley Burton 17 and Slobodan Tosic 15.

Romania best bowler by Pavel Florin took 2-wickets and one for Ijaz Hussain - Waqas Abbasi.

Romania chased 116-0 in just 5.4 overs with top scorer by Taranjeet Singh hammered a unbeaten 57 off 19-balls including 5-fours & 5-sixes with strike rate of 300.

Ramesh Satheesan blasted a unbeaten 56 off 15-balls including 6-fours & 5-sixes with strike rate of 373.33.

Taranjeet Singh named Player of the match for his match-winning unbeaten scintillating 57-runs knocked off facing 19-balls including 5-sixes and 5-fours with strike rate of 300.