Saad Bin Zafar's exceptional performance and Fawad Ahmed brilliant bowling led Vancouver Knights to win the maiden season of Global Canada T20 League after beating Cricket West Indies B team at Maple Leaf North-West Ground, King City.
Sheldon Cottrell grabbed four wickets and Fawad Ahmed picked three wickets to reduce Cricket West Indies B team to a total of 145 in the first innings of the final match.
Vancouver Knights did not have a great start, Chris Gayle and Chadwick Walton were sent off at an early stage. They were reduced to 22 for 3 wickets after four overs. But Saad Bin Zafar and Rassie van der Dussen came up with a very strong partnership for the fourth wicket.
It was totally a team effort from Vancouver Knights as they did really well in both the departments against Cricket West Indies B in the final game of Global T20 league in Canada.
Zafar played an aggressive inning of 79 off 48 deliveries meanwhile his batting partner Dussen played a steady knock of 44 runs to lead their team to win its first ever tournament.
(Inputs from Cricbuzz)