Melbourne Stars win local derby against Melbourne Renegades by 8 wickets in BBL
Melbourne Stars beat Melbourne Renegades in BBL derby match by 8 wickets, at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne today.
Melbourne Stars 143 – 2 (18.5 Ovs) – (Marcus Stoinis 68*, Glenn Maxwell 40*; Kane Richardson 1-34, Richard Gleeson 1-35)
Melbourne Renegades 142 – 9 (20 Ovs) – (Shaun Marsh 43, Beau Webster 29, Aaron Finch 25; Sandeep Lamichhane 3-26, Dale Steyn 2-16, Adam Zampa 2-19)
Result - Melbourne Stars won by 8 wickets
Melbourne Stars won the toss and decided to field against their local rivals Melbourne Renegades, in this BBL derby match.
Melbourne Renegades were restricted to a below par 142 – 9 in their 20 Overs with Sandeep Lamichhane 3-26, Dale Steyn 2-16 and Adam Zampa 2-19 doing the damage with the ball for the Stars and Shaun Marsh 43, Beau Webster 29 and Aaron Finch 25, the main run-getters for the Renegades.
In reply, Melbourne Stars romped to an emphatic 8 wicket win with over an over to spare, scoring 143 – 2 in 18.5 Overs – Marcus Stoinis 68*and Glenn Maxwell 40* were the stars with the bat and Kane Richardson 1-34 and Richard Gleeson 1-35 the wicket takers for the Renegades.
Melbourne Stars go top of the BBL Table.
Melbourne Stars - Marcus Stoinis, Nic Maddinson, Nick Larkin, Glenn Maxwell(c), Peter Handscomb(wk), Ben Dunk, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Adam Zampa, Daniel Worrall, Dale Steyn, Sandeep Lamichhane
Melbourne Renegades - Aaron Finch(c), Sam Harper(wk), Shaun Marsh, Beau Webster, Tom Cooper Dan Christian, Will Sutherland, Cameron Boyce, Tom Andrews, Kane Richardson, Richard Gleeson
Start Time: 08:10
Toss: Melbourne Stars won the toss and decided to field
Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Officials: Gerard Abood, Phillip Gillespie, Greg Davidson, Daryl Brigham, Daryl Harper
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