The IPL runners up King XI Punjab took on Hobart Hurricanes from Australia in the 2nd match of the Champions League T20 2014 at Mohali. Winning the toss, KXIP chose to bowl first and restricted Hobart to 144.Chasing a manageable 145 for victory, KXIP reached home in the 18th over with 5 wickets remaining. Thisara Perara was adjudged the Man of the Match.
#5 Travis Birt
Travis Birt of Hobart Hurricanes smashed 28 off 21 balls to salvage his team from a precarious position of 78/4. He together with Jonathan Wells added 52 from just 5.1 overs at a phenomenal run rate of 10.06. His innings that was brought to an end by Awana included 2 sixes - one massive hit over the sight screen and another one over long on.