7 wickets victory brought Melbourne Renegades to the second position on the point table on Big Bash League. Kane Richardson won the man of the match title.
Sydney Sixers Inning
Winning the toss Melbourne Renegades Captain Tom Cooper elected to bowl first. Kane Richardson sent back opener Daniel Hughes on the second over with a duck. Then Harry Gurney picked Sydney Sixers Captain Moises Henriques on the last ball of third over. Another opener Jack Edward surrendered to Christian and Sydney Sixers was under pressure losing 4 wickets by 29 runs on the scoreboard.
Then Jordan Silk and wicketkeeper Josh Phillippe partnership survived till 51 runs. But both went back to the pavilion by 64 runs on the scoreboard. Tom Curran scored 44 runs from 30 deliveries and become the silent viewers of the falling wicket to another end.
By Tom Curran’s wicket on the last ball of their inning Sydney packed with 115 runs for 9 wickets.
Afghan All-rounder Mohammad Nabi found 4 wickets and led the wicket-taking festival. Picking three wickets Kane Richarson companied Nabi well. Harry Gurney and Daniel Christian picked one wicket each.
Melbourne Renegades Inning
Melbourne Renegades scored well for the tinny target. Opening Partnership picked 37 runs before Marcus Harris gifted his wicket to Sean Abbott. Another opener Tom Cooper scored 49 runs from 33 balls with 8 fours and a six before Steve Okeefe picking him up at 91 on the scoreboard.
Melbourne lost Sam Harper’s wickets at just 6 runs apart from the victory. Harper picked 31 runs from 24 deliveries with three fours and a six before Steve Okeefe picked him up. Then Cameron White and Mohammad Nabi made no mistake to win. 7 wickets victory brought Melbourne Renegades to the second position on the point table.
7 wickets victory brought Melbourne Renegades to the second position on the point table. Positioning on the fifth. hope Sydney Sixers will come back to up soon.