Sydney Thunder Beat Adelaide Strikers by 8 Runs
Sydney Thunder beat Adelaide Strikers by 8 runs, in the BBL at the Adelaide Oval today, after Adelaide won the toss and decided to bowl.
Adelaide Strikers 143/9 (Travis Head 32, Jonathan Wells 34; Daniel Sams 3-26)
Sydney Thunder 151/7 (Alex Hales 59; Peter Siddle 2-21)
Result - Sydney Thunder win by 8 runs
Alex Hales carried Sydney Thunder to victory with a fantastic 59 before caught by Siddle who also managed 2-21 to give Adelaide Strikers a chance.
Despite Travis Head (32) and Jonathan Wells (34) it just wasn't enough for Adelaide Strikers. Jonathan Wells form recently has been impressive so he'll feel hard done by here.
Feb 06 : Melbourne Stars v Sydney Thunder, 7:40pm AEDT at MCG .
Adelaide Strikers - Philip Salt, Jake Weatherald, Travis Head(c), Alex Carey(wk), Jonathan Wells, Matt Short, Michael Neser, Rashid Khan, Peter Siddle, Wes Agar, Billy Stanlake
Sydney Thunder - Alex Hales, Usman Khawaja, Callum Ferguson(c), Alex Ross, Arjun Nair, Chris Morris, Daniel Sams, Jay Lenton(wk), Chris Tremain, Jono Cook, Brendan Doggett