After starring in the Baggy Green Test cap of Australia, Usman Khawaja said it would be special to wear Sydney Thunder’s distinctive green shirt in tomorrow’s KFC Big Bash League match against the Melbourne Renegades at the MCG.
Justin Avendano explained that the Sixers have no need to panic despite the loss as they approach their final regular season match of BBL11 tomorrow, against the Brisbane Heat at the GABBA, already assured of a finals berth.
Sydney Thunder opener Matthew Gilkes has credited the contributions from ‘pretty much everyone’ in the Trevor Bayliss-coached Thunder squad for the team sitting in second place on the KFC Big Bash League table.
After a knock from Moises Henriques, Ben Dwarshuis stole the show with a crucial 5 wickets, to bowl Melbourne Renegades out, leading Sydney Sixers to a 45 run win today at the Simonds Stadium, South Geelong, Victoria.
Sydney Thunder’s Acting Captain Chris Green said his team will head into Saturday’s KFC Big Bash League match against the Melbourne Renegades determined to capitalise on the momentum that has propelled them to four consecutive wins.