Melbourne Renegades beat Hobart Hurricanes by 6 wickets in BBL

Aaron Finch 42 for Melbourne Renegades

Melbourne Renegades won the toss and decided to bowl against league leaders Hobart Hurricanes at the Marvel Stadium, Melbourne today in the BBL.

Match Summary

Hobart Hurricanes 145 - 5 (Ben McDermott 50, George Bailey 70*; Kane Richardson 3-38, Usman Shinwari 1-24)

Melbourne Renegades 150-4 (Aaron Finch 42, Sam Harper 32, Mohammad Nabi 26*, Daniel Christian 25*)

Result - Melbourne Renegades won by 6 wickets


Tournament Stats and Table

Batting first, Hobart Hurricanes were in some trouble at 11-3, however, Ben McDermott 50 and George Bailey 70* pulled the situation around with a partnership of 102 for the 4th wicket. The Hurricanes ended up with 145 - 5 in their 20 overs with Kane Richardson 3-38 and Usman Shinwari 1-24 the pick of the Melbourne Renegades bowlers.

In reply, the Renegades got home with 4 balls to go, winning by 6 wickets thanks to some great batting from Aaron Finch 42, Sam Harper 32, Mohammad Nabi 26* and Daniel Christian 25* - Clive Rose 1-15 off 4 overs was the pick of the Hobart Hurricanes bowlers.


Melbourne Renegades - Aaron Finch(c), Mackenzie Harvey, Sam Harper(wk), Tom Cooper, Beau Webster, Mohammad Nabi, Daniel Christian, Jack Wildermuth, Cameron Boyce, Kane Richardson, Usman Shinwari

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


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