WATCH: Timm van der Gugten showcases bowling masterclass as Glamorgan beat Surrey by 1 run

A good cricket match deserves a good finishing. The players from two teams give everything on the field only to be on the winning side. Even though both teams fight for a victory, only one team becomes the eventual winner. At times, fortune favours the brave and that’s how the game ends.

The cricket fraternity has witnessed some epic moments during the passage of the play. Those are the moments that fans would always remember, relish for a long time. One such sensational moment was recorded in the game between Glamorgan and Surrey.

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Who would have thought the climax would be nail-biting and intense so much that it would end in a dramatic fashion? The T20 Blast 2021 match took place at Sophia Gardens in Cardiff. Batting first Glamorgan scored 153 for the loss of 6 wickets in their quota of 20 overs.

Billy Root was the pick of the batsmen as he scored an unbeaten 41 off 28 balls with the help of 1 four and 4 sixes at a strike rate of 146.43. David Lloyd scored 41 off 31 balls including 6 fours and a six at a strike rate of 132.26. Kiran Carlson scored 32 off 16 balls with the help of 5 fours and a six. Gus Atkinson bowled his quota of 4 overs where he took 2 wickets to his name including a maiden over.

Glamorgan beat Surrey by 1 run

Ollie Pope top-scored with 60 off 45 balls for Surrey in the run-chase. While he was batting so well, he was run out by the joint efforts of Kiran Carlson and James Weighell. Kyle Jamieson also played well for his 31 off 15 balls including 3 fours and 2 sixes. 

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When 13 runs were required off the last over, Timm van der Gugten displayed his bowling masterclass as he kept Kyle Jamieson and Gareth Batty silent. Surrey almost pulled off a run-chase but lost the game by 1 run. Jamieson provided a ray of hope with a sensational six off the second ball of the last over but he got out in the last ball of the over.

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