Help for Heroes defeated the Rest of the world eleven by five wickets with 3 balls to spare. MS Dhoni finished the proceedings by hitting a four and sealed the win for his side.
Brendon McCullum’s Rest of the world side batted first and posted a competitive 158 on the board. Chasing the target Help for Heroes side was off to a brisk start with Sehwag scoring 30 from 25 balls. The chase further went on to be a close finish with Dhoni finishing things off in style scoring 38 runs from 22 balls which also fetched him the man of the match award.
Twitter reactions for Help for Heroes victory:
— Sujan Rao (@sujanrao) September 18, 2015
— Chris Frame (@ChrisFrame6) September 18, 2015
— Mahi’s Way.. (@ADITYA_MSD_7) September 18, 2015
— vinodkumar (@vinodku05901870) September 18, 2015
— George Meixner (@CultchaHack) September 18, 2015
— Frances Geoghegan (@F_Geoghegan) September 18, 2015
— Annie (@AnnieCricket) September 17, 2015
It was a charity Match.. Yes Dhoni was Playing.. Yes he took the game to Last over.. Yes he hit the winning runs.. Born to Win
— ICC (@ICC) September 18, 2015
— Cricmates (@Cricmates) September 18, 2015
The winning team. pic.twitter.com/9pl88VTQWB