Melbourne Renegade wins by 8 wickets against Brisbane Heat on the Big Bash League 2018-19. Which brought them to the second position on the point table. Sam Harper picked the man of the match title.
Winning the toss Melbourne Renegades Captain Tom Cooper offered Brisbane Heat to bat first. Brisbane openers Max Bryant and Brendon McCullum started comparative well. Though, scoring 18 from 16 with two fours and a six Bryant got beaten by Usman Khan at 39 on the scoreboard. But another opener Brendon McCullum picked his fifty from 47 balls with three fours and a six. Captain Chris Lynn couldn’t strike well.
But scoring 20 from only 10 the sixth batsman Ben Cutting tried to make a tornado. After 20 overs Brisbane picked an average score of 144 runs losing 8 wickets.
Picking three wickets for 16 runs, Pakistani Young-star Usman Khan mainly destroyed the Brisbane Batting Lineup. Cameron Boyce picked two wickets too.
To the target of 145 runs, Melbourne did well. They lost their opener Mackenzie Harvey at (10) at 37 on the scoreboard. Another batsman Marcus Harris got bold by Mujeeb Ur Rahman. Then Melbourne didn’t make any mistake to reach the port of victory.
Melbourne wicket Keeper batsman Sam Harper and Captain Top Cooper handled the circumstances and reached the target with a fluent run rate. Sam Harper picked his fifty, picking 56 from 40 balls with 7 fours and a six. Captain Tom Cooper had 36 runs today from 28 balls with three boundaries and an over boundaries. Their Partnership left the wicket with the victory.
Finally, Melbourne Renegade wins by 8 wickets and make the strong position on the point table. Hope team Brisbane Heat will make their day next match.
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