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CLT20 2013: Otago Volts' Neil Brooms 117 not out vs Perth Scorchers
Video highlights of the Champions League Twenty20 match between Otago Volts and Perth Scorchers at Sawai Mansingh stadium in Jaipur.
Powered by Neil Broom's unbeaten century, the Otago Volts beat the Perth Scorchers by 62 runs at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium here Wednesday to bag four points and top Group A of the Champions League Twenty20.
Put in to bat, Otago put on a monumental 242/4 in their 20 overs as they halted the Scorchers at 180 for 6.
Otago suffered a shock start by losing opener Hamish Rutherford (2) and skipper Brendon McCullum (0) cheaply. But Broom (117 not out) and Derek de Boorder (45) put on 67-runs for the third wicket to take the New Zealand side out of trouble.
After de Boorder, whose 28-ball knock included five boundaries and two sixes, was bowled by Adam Voges, Ryan ten Doeschate (66) with Broom piled on 128-runs for the fourth wicket to put Otago in a dominant position.
Right handed bat Broom slammed nine boundaries and eight sixes in his 56-ball knock to make things much easier for their bowlers.