Melbourne Renegades Beat Sydney Thunder by 12 Runs

Melbourne Renegades Beat Sydney Thunder by 12 Runs
Melbourne Renegades Beat Sydney Thunder by 12 Runs
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Sydney Thunder won the toss and chose to bowl first against the Melbourne Renegades at the Spotless Stadium, Sydney today.

Match Summary

Sydney Thunder 140-5 (Callum Ferguson 52, Jason Sangha 54*)

Melbourne Renegades 152-9 (Aaron Finch 52, Cameron White 40)

Melbourne Renegades win by 12 runs

Batting first Renegades didn’t get off to the best start with Cameron Boyce being removed for a duck. Skipper Aaron Finch smashed 54 in response with Cameron White’s 40 the only other notable batting performance.

In similar fashion Thunder opened the same, Anton Devcich being dismissed for a duck before Callum Ferguson rallied scoring 52, with Jason Sangha adding 54*.

Despite their efforts it wasn’t enough to see Sydney Thunder over the line, as Melbourne Renegades won by 12 runs.

Sydney Thunder - Shane Watson(c), Anton Devcich, Callum Ferguson, Jason Sangha, Arjun Nair, Chris Green, Jay Lenton(wk), Chris Jordan, Daniel Sams, Gurinder Sandhu, Fawad Ahmed

Melbourne Renegades - Aaron Finch(c), Tom Cooper, Sam Harper(wk), Cameron White, Mackenzie Harvey, Mohammad Nabi, Daniel Christian, Cameron Boyce, Kane Richardson, Chris Tremain, Harry Gurney

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