BBL10: Siddle blows away the Hurricanes in Match 8
Brilliant bowling from veteran Strikers quickie, Peter Siddle, who finished with 5/16 off 3.3 overs, restricted the Hurricanes to just 146, allowing the Strikers batsmen to comfortably chase down the runs after a shaky start.
Hobart Hurricanes 146/10 (19.3)
Adelaide Strikers 147/5 (18.4)
Result - Strikers won by 5 wickets
The Hurricanes would have been disappointed with their total, after they had got themselves back into a strong position, from a poor start, at 3/20. Top knocks from Ingram, McDermott and David at the death, but brilliant bowling from veteran Strikers quickie, Peter Siddle, who finished with 5/16 off 3.3 overs, restricted them to just 146 in 19.3 overs.
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Will Jacks - 0.4 ov), 2-8 (D'Arcy Short - 1.5 ov), 3-20 (Peter Handscomb - 3.4 ov), 4-95 (Ben McDermott - 11.5 ov), 5-116 (Colin Ingram - 15.2 ov), 6-129 (Macalister Wright - 17.1 ov), 7-129 (James Faulkner - 17.4 ov), 8-136 (Nathan Ellis - 18.3 ov), 9-146 (Tim David - 19.2 ov), 10-146 (Riley Meredith - 19.3 ov)
In reply, the Strikers were in some trouble at 29 but Jake Weatherald and Alex Carey brought them back into the game, and they eventually they came out comfortable winners by 5 wickets, with 8 balls to spare.
Hobart Hurricanes - D'Arcy Short, Will Jacks, Colin Ingram, Ben McDermott(wk), Peter Handscomb(c), Tim David, James Faulkner, Johan Botha, Nathan Ellis, Scott Boland, Riley Meredith, Mac Wright
Adelaide Strikers - Jake Weatherald, Philip Salt, Matthew Renshaw, Alex Carey(c)(wk), Jonathan Wells, Ryan Gibson, Rashid Khan, Daniel Worrall, Danny Briggs, Peter Siddle, Wes Agar, Matt Short
Start Time: 08:15
Toss: Adelaide Strikers won the toss and decided to field
Venue: University of Tasmania Stadium, Launceston
Officials: Donovan Koch, Paul Wilson, Nathan Johnstone, Darren Close, David Gilbert
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