Sydney Thunder storm to 4 wicket win over Hobart Hurricanes in BBL
Sydney Thunder stormed to a 4 wicket win over Hobart Hurricanes in the first of a double header day in the BBL, at the Sydney Showground Stadium, Sydney.
Sydney Thunder 166 – 6 (Usman Khawaja 35, Alex Hales 55, Alex Ross 32*; Clive Rose 2-27)
Hobart Hurricanes 162 – 6 (Caleb Jewell 31, Ben McDermott 33 , George Bailey 43; Chris Morris 2-32, Daniel Sams 2-29)
Result - Sydney Thunder win by 4 wickets
Sydney Thunder won the toss and decided to bowl against Hobart Hurricanes in this crucial BBL encounter at the Sydney Showground Stadium, Sydney today.
Hobart Hurricanes scored a par total of 162 – 6 with Caleb Jewell 31, Ben McDermott 33 and George Bailey 43 the top run scorers and Chris Morris 2-32 and Dan Sams 2-29 the pick of the bowlers for the Thunder.
In reply, Sydney Thunder got home with 2 balls to spare and by 4 wickets, scoring 166 – 6, with Usman Khawaja 35, Alex Hales 55 and Alex Ross 32* the run getters and Clive Rose 2-27 the pick of the bowlers for the Hurricanes.
Sydney Thunder - Usman Khawaja, Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson(c), Matthew Gilkes(wk), Alex Ross, Chris Morris, Daniel Sams, Arjun Nair, Chris Tremain, Brendan Doggett, Liam Bowe
Hobart Hurricanes - Matthew Wade(c), Caleb Jewell, Ben McDermott(wk), David Miller, George Bailey, Simon Milenko, Clive Rose, Tom Rogers, Nathan Ellis, Qais Ahmad, Scott Boland
Start Time: 07:10
Toss: Sydney Thunder won the toss and decided to field
Venue: Sydney Showground Stadium, Sydney
Officials: Anthony Wilds, Paul Wilson, Simon Lightbody, Roberto Howard, Robert Parry
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