Cricket News: The match between the Hobart Hurricanes and the Melbourne Stars took place as part of the Australian T20 League Big Bash. The Hurricanes scored 24 runs in this match
Cricket News: The match between the Hobart Hurricanes and the Melbourne Stars took place as part of the Australian T20 League Big Bash. The Hurricanes won the match by 24 runs. Batting first, the Hurricanes scored 180 for six. It was difficult for the Melbourne team to achieve this goal as they played 20 overs and managed only 156 runs for the loss of nine wickets. The Melbourne team tried desperately to reach the goal set by the Hurricanes but failed to succeed. Hurricanes opener Bonn McDermott scored a superb half-century. Due to this the team was able to score strong.
Bonn McDermott, along with Matthew Wade, started the innings and played the Storm innings. He hit 67 off 43 balls with four fours and four sixes. It rained runs until the end. He scored with a strike rate of 155.81. He put up a 93-run partnership with Wade for the first wicket. Wade was out for the third ball of the 10th over. Wade scored 39 off 27 balls. McDermott was also out after Wade’s exit.
After these two openers were out, D’RC scored 24 off 22 balls. Peter Handcomb scored 12 off 12 balls. Tim David showed off his storm style. Played an innings of 22 off 12 balls. This includes one four and one six. Team Lower order failed. Harry Brook could not even open an account. Thompson scored three runs. However, McDermott was not named Player of the Match even after an excellent innings.
Nathan Ellis received the award. Nathan scored 27 runs in four overs and took two wickets. Ellis took the wickets of Joe Burns and Andre Russell. Burns scored 22 off 17 balls and Russell 12 off 13 balls. Joe Clarke scored 52 for Melbourne. He faced 40 balls and hit two fours and three sixes. At the end Hilton Cartwright scored 26 off 18 balls with two fours and a six.