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Rwanda vs Ghana 5th T20I 2021 Article

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Read the article of Rwanda vs Ghana 5th T20I 2021 - Ghana tour of Rwanda 5-match Twenty20 international series of the 5th T20I match played between Ghana and Rwanda at Gahanga International Cricket Stadium, Rwanda in 21st August 2021.

Kofi Bagabena's three-for before Amoluk Singh's record-breaking 80* and Obed Harvey's 46 steers to Ghana convincing seven-wicket victory over Rwanda and clinch their historic first-ever series win in the fifth T20I.

Match Stats :
  • Amoluk Singh's unbeaten 80 was the highest score for Ghana in T20 internationals, surpassing the previous record of 63 held by Rexford Bakum against same opponent at same venue in this series.
  • This is the Ghana's first-ever T20I series win.
  • Ghana's 148 was their third highest score in T20 international and also It is their third highest total against Rwanda in T20Is.
  • 120 : Amoluk Singh and Obed Harvey set up the record third-wicket partnership for Ghana in T20 international, previously held by the 30-run stand between Obed Harvey and Samson Awiah at same venue in this series and Ghana's highest any-wicket stand in T20Is, previously held by the 79-run stand for the first-wicket between Amoluk Singh and James Vifah against also the same opponent at same venue in this series.

Rwanda scored 147-8 in 20 overs with top scorer by Eric Niyomugabo struck 51 off 42-balls including 3-fours & 2-sixes.

Zappy Bimenyimana blasted a unbeaten 25 off 10-balls including 2-sixes & 2-fours with strike rate of 250 and Eric Dusingizimana 19.

Ghana best bowler by Kofi Bagabena picked up 3-wickets for 27-runs in 4-overs, Moses Anafie, Godfred Bakiweyem and Samson Awiah each took one-wickets.

Ghana chased 148-3 in 18.1 overs with top scorer by Amoluk Singh 80 not out, Obed Harvey hit 46 off 37-balls including 5-fours & a six and James Vifah 8 not out.

Rwanda best bowler by Clinton Rubagumya took 2-wickets for 9-runs in 3.1-overs.

Amoluk Singh named Player of the match for his match-winning record-breaking scintillating unbeaten 80-runs knocked off facing 57-balls including 8-fours and 4-sixes with strike rate of 140.35.