Hobart Hurricanes too hot for Perth Scorchers today in BBL
Hobart Hurricanes won the toss and decided to field against Perth Scorchers at the University of Tasmania Stadium, Launceston today in the BBL.
Perth Scorchers 107 - 8 (Ashton Agar 32, Hilton Cartwright 29; Riley Meredith 3-15, D'Arcy Short 2-17, James Faulkner 2-21)
Hobart Hurricanes 110 - 4 (D'Arcy Short 34, Alex Doolan 41* ; Aston Agar 2-19)
Result – Hobart Hurricanes won by 6 wickets
All aboard the 'Cane Train! Doolan finishes it off in front a great Launceston crowd.— KFC Big Bash League (@BBL) December 30, 2018
4-0 for the team in purple after an emphatic win against the Scorchers: https://t.co/F3gyLY7P8D #BBL08 pic.twitter.com/S4OuRQP1ie
Riley Meredith 3-15, D'Arcy Short 2-17 and James Faulkner 2-21 restricted Perth Scorchers to 107 – 8 in their 20 overs - Ashton Agar 32 and Hilton Cartwright 29 were the mainstays of their batting.
In reply, Hobart Hurricanes patiently made their way to a 6 wicket victory in 17.3 overs. D'Arcy Short 34 and Alex Doolan 41* the mainstays of their batting. Aston Agar 2-19 was the pick of the Scorchers bowlers.
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
Perth Scorchers - Michael Klinger, William Bosisto, Hilton Cartwright, Ashton Turner(c), Cameron Bancroft(wk), Ashton Agar, David Willey, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Jhye Richardson, Andrew Tye, Jason Behrendorff
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