An all-round performance by Yusuf Pathan 62 runs and 2 wickets helped Sachin Tendulkar-captained India Legends beat Sri Lanka Legends by 14 runs in the final to win the first Road Safety World Series T20 title in Raipur on Monday.
Yusuf Pathan’s 2 wickets for 26 runs helped restrict Sri Lanka to 167/7 in 20 overs while they chased a target of 182 at the Shaheed Veer Narayan Singh International Stadium in Raipur.
Batting first Yuvraj Singh and Pathan went on a rampage by slamming half-centuries to see India Legends put up a challenging total of 181 for 4 wickets in 20 overs.
Yuvraj scored an entertaining 60 runs off 41 balls with 4 boundaries and as many sixes while Patahn remained not out on 62 runs off 36 balls, with 4 boundaries and 5 sixes. Tendulkar made a classy 30 runs that included 5 boundaries.