An all-round performance of Daniel Christian brought Melbourne Renegades the BBL trophy for the first time. Obviously Daniel Christian is the man of the final for scoring 38 runs and picking couple of wickets as well.
Melbourne Renegades inning
Melbourne Renegades inning started worst, losing hard-hitter Marcus Harries for 12 runs, at 16 runs on the scoreboard, they were under pressure. Then Sam Harper also disappointed too. As Melbourne renegades failed to steer the steer the team, trapped Jackson Bird, at 47 runs on the scoreboard, scoring 13 runs from a couple of fours.
By 65 runs on the scoreboard, both Cameron White and Mackenzie Harvey surrendered to Adam Zampa, which was the last success of the Melbourne Stars bowlers. Tom Cooper scored an unbeatable inning of 43 runs with 35 balls only with a couple of fours and sixes. Daniel Christian scored 38 runs from 30 balls with a couple of fours and a six as well.
Then Melbourne Renegades got an average score of 145 runs from 20 overs and costs 5 wickets. That was the base of the headline, An all-round performance of Daniel Christian brought Melbourne Renegades BBL trophy. Each Jackson Bird and Adam Zampa picked a couple of wickets.
Melbourne Renegades inning
Melbourne Renegades inning started dreamily, that becomes a matter of time from winning the trophy. The opening partnership brought 93 runs from only 13 overs. But opener Marcus Stoinis became a pickup to Cameron Boyce, scoring 39 runs from 38 balls with a couple of fours and a six.
Though Peter Handscomb, the wicket-keeper was also returned early and Stars had another opener Ben Dunk on the wicket. But scoring 57 runs from 45 balls with 4 fours and a six, Ben Dunk also surrendered to Cameron Boyce. Then Melbourne Stars batsmen couldn’t score double digits except for Adam Zampa, which only reduce the lost.
As Chris Tremain, Cameron Boyce and Daniel Christian got a couple of wickets. Then we got the headline as well, an all-round performance of Daniel Christian brought Melbourne Renegades BBL trophy.
Man of the match
Daniel Christian, “It was a pretty awesome game. Tommy Cooper at the end with me set a competitive total, and the bowlers just stuck to it till the end. This was certainly the best one. We have spent a lot of time together, and we have a great bunch of legs together. Well done Stoinis and Maxi, thanks to the groundsmen, and the fans of course.”
Therefore, an all-round performance of Daniel Christian brought Melbourne Renegades BBL trophy. But you can accuse the Melbourne stars batsmen to lose the match from such a condition but have to admire the Melbourne Renegades bowlers as well.