Sydney Sixers thump Adelaide Strikers by 8 wickets in BBL
Sydney Sixers won the toss and decided to bowl against Adelaide Strikers at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney today in their BBL encounter.
Adelaide Strikers 124-8 (Jake Lehmann 46, Michael Neser 31; Ben Dwarshuis 3-7, Sean Abbott 2-25)
Sydney Sixers 130-2 (Moises Henriques 61*, Daniel Hughes 51*)
Result – Sydney Sixers won by 8 wickets
Asked to bat first, the Adelaide Strikers struggled to 124-8 in their 20 overs, with Jake Lehmann 46 and Michael Neser 31 top scoring and Ben Dwarshuis 3-7 (off 4 overs) and Sean Abbott 2-25 the pick of the bowlers for the Sydney Sixers.
In reply, Sydney Sixers hit 130-2 in 14.1 overs, going past the required target with ease – skipper Moises Henriques 61* and Daniel Hughes 51* seeing them homw in an unbeaten 3rd wicket partnership of 106.
Sydney Sixers - Josh Philippe(wk), Daniel Hughes, James Vince, Moises Henriques(c), Jordan Silk, Jack Edwards, Tom Curran, Sean Abbott, Steve O'Keefe, Ben Dwarshuis, Ben Manenti
Adelaide Strikers - Jake Weatherald, Alex Carey(wk), Jake Lehmann, Colin Ingram(c), Jonathan Wells, Matt Short, Michael Neser, Rashid Khan, Peter Siddle, Ben Laughlin, Billy Stanlake
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