Pooran, Lewis in Abu Dhabi T20 Ultimate XI


Trinidad and Tobago’s Nicholas Pooran and Evin Lewis were chosen on the Abu Dhabi T10 Team of the Tournament.

Pooran led the Northern Warriors to the title, while Lewis was a big part of the Delhi Bulls run to the finals.

Jamaican Fabian Allen (Northern Warriors) and pacer Ali Khan (Delhi Bulls) also made the cut for the Dream XI.

Lewis hit 22 sixes, the second-most in the 2021 tournament, and scored 216 runs in eight matches at a strike rate of 243.

Pooran, who was named Player of the Tournament, was outstanding as skipper and also produced the highest score of the innings, 89 off 26 balls.

Allen had the best bowling figures of the tournament (4/13) and was the second-highest wicket-taker of 2020 ADT10.

Khan was the leading wicket-taker for the Delhi Bulls despite missing a few matches due to injury.

Abu Dhabi T10 Team of the Tournament

1. Evin Lewis (Delhi Bulls)
2. Sohail Akhtar (Qalandars)
3. Waseem Muhammad (Northern Warriors)
4. Tom Kohler-Kadmore (Pune Devils)
5. Nicholas Pooran (Northern Warriors) – captain, wicket-keeper
6. Azam Khan (Deccan Gladiators)
7. Jamie Overton (Team Abu Dhabi)
8. Fabian Allen (Northern Warriors)
9. Ali Khan (Delhi Bulls)
10. Chris Jordan (Qalandars)
11. Karim Janat (Bangla Tigers)