Otago cruise to victory over Sunrisers

Last Updated: Fri, Sep 20, 2013 17:52 hrs

Brendon McCullum scored a power-packed 67 not out as Otago Volts scored an easy five-wicket victory over Sunrisers Hyderabad in Qualifier 6 of the Champions League Twenty20 in Mohali.


Chasing 144 to win, McCullum cracked five powerful sixes and as many boundaries as he smashed 39-ball 67. Hamish Rutherford chipped in with 27 while James Neesham scored 21 as Otago achieved the target in 16.2 overs.

Earlier, JP Duminy cracked a fine unbeaten half century as Sunrisers Hyderabad scored 143 for 5 in 20 overs.

The South African scored 57 not out and shared two good partnership with Cameroon White (25) and Darren Sammy (26) to set a challening total.

For Otago, Nathan McCullum and Nick Beard took two wickets each.

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