The defending champions, Sunrisers Eastern Cape, registered their second consecutive victory on Saturday, January 20, as they defeated Durban’s Super Giants by five wickets at their home turf in Durban. Tristan Stubbs was the chief architect of their triumph.
Chasing 160, the Sunrisers Eastern Cape were in trouble as they were reduced to 97/5 in 14.3 overs. However, Tristan Stubbs and Marco Jansen joined forces and turned the game around. Stubbs hammered an unbeaten 66 runs from just 37 balls, featuring five boundaries and three sixes.
Among the three sixes, one of them, struck by Tristan Stubbs, landed beyond the stadium.
Watch Video: Tristan Stubbs’ Six Takes Flight, Lands Outside the Stadium
Earlier, he impressively scored 55 runs from only 26 balls against the familiar rivals, Durban Super Giants. Riding on this magnificent form, he aims to consistently contribute to his team, Sunrisers Eastern Cape, as the tournament progresses.