Hobart Hurricanes convincing winners over Melbourne Stars in BBL today

Glenn Maxwell 47 not enough for Melbourne Stars in BBL today
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Hobart Hurricanes won the toss and opted to field against Melbourne Stars at the Blundstone Arena, Hobart today, in the BBL.

Match Summary

Hobart Hurricanes 156-4 (D'Arcy Short 34,  Matthew Wade 52; Sandeep Lamichhane 3-24)

Melbourne Stars 155 - 5 (Glenn Maxwell 47, Nick Larkin 43; Jofra Archer 3-25)

Result – Hobart Hurricanes won by 6 wickets

Scorecard

Tournament Stats

Batting first, the Melbourne Stars scored 155 – 5, with Glenn Maxwell(c) 47 and Nick Larkin 43 the mainstays with the bat - Marcus Stoinis 22* hitting a cameo 15 ball innings at the end. Jofra Archer 3-25 was the pick of the Hobart Hurricanes bowlers.

In reply, Hobart Hurricanes raced to a convincing win with D'Arcy Short 34, Matthew Wade(c)(wk) 52 Ben McDermott 28 and George Bailey 27*(a crucial innings at the end) scoring the bulk of the runs.

Hobart Hurricanes - D'Arcy Short, Matthew Wade(c)(wk), Alex Doolan, Ben McDermott, George Bailey, Simon Milenko, James Faulkner, Johan Botha, Jofra Archer, Clive Rose, Riley Meredith

Melbourne Stars - Ben Dunk(wk), Travis Dean, Glenn Maxwell(c), Nick Larkin, Marcus Stoinis, Dwayne Bravo, Evan Gulbis, Adam Zampa, Scott Boland, Sandeep Lamichhane, Jackson Coleman

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