Brisbane Heat beat Sydney Thunder by 15 runs (D/L) in BBL

Brendon McCullum 56 for Brisbane Heat today
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Sydney Thunder won the toss and decided to field against Brisbane Heat, at the Spotless Stadium, Sydney today, in the BBL.

Match Summary

Brisbane Heat 186 – 8 (Brendon McCullum 56, Chris Lynn 54; Jono Cook 3-27, Fawad Ahmed 2-36)

Sydney Thunder 34-2 (James Pattinson 1- 6, Brendan Doggett 1-8)

Result - Brisbane Heat beat Sydney Thunder by 15 runs (D/L) 

Scorecard

Tournament Stats and Table

The Heat scored 186 – 8 in their 20 overs with Brendon McCullum 56 and Chris Lynn 54 the mainstays of their batting. Jono Cook 3-27 and Fawad Ahmed 2-36 were the pick of the Sydney Thunder bowlers.

In reply, the weather intervened and with Sydney Thunder 34-2 after 5.3 overs (Buttler and Ferguson back in the pavilion), play was suspended and, under the Duckworth Lewis Method, Brisbane Heat won by 15 runs.

Sydney Thunder - Jos Buttler(wk), Shane Watson(c), Callum Ferguson, Joe Root, Jason Sangha, Daniel Sams, Chris Green, Gurinder Sandhu, Jono Cook, Sam Rainbird, Fawad Ahmed

Brisbane Heat - Brendon McCullum, Max Bryant, Chris Lynn(c), Matthew Renshaw, Jimmy Peirson(wk), Marnus Labuschagne, Ben Cutting, James Pattinson, Brendan Doggett, Mitchell Swepson, Mujeeb Ur Rahman

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