And so, to the knockout stages, a place the Outlaws had frequented in the last decade.
However, their ascension to the best T20 team in the country was anything but straightforward and it would take all the combined years of experience across the squad to get over the line.
From Samit Patel taking the Green and Golds over the line in a barely believable quarter-final, to a weekend of waiting in the Edgbaston rain, to finally getting redemption for 2019.
Relive the final part of the journey to Blast success.
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