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WBBL|08: Adelaide Strikers fall to Hobart Hurricanes

Adelaide Strikers fall to Hobart Hurricanes
Adelaide Strikers fall to Hobart Hurricanes
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The Adelaide Strikers have been defeated by the Hobart Hurricanes, ending their four match winning streak.

MATCH SUMMARY

Adelaide Strikers Women 129/4 (20 ov)

Hobart Hurricanes Women 152/4 (20 ov)

Result - Hobart Hurricanes Women won by 23 runs.

Scorecard

KEY POINTS

- After winning the toss and opting to send the Hurricanes in, Amanda-Jade Wellington took the first wicket of Lizelle Lee in the 5th over.

- Shortly after, Darcie Brown clean bowled Mignon Du Preez for three runs.

- After the Hurricanes brought up their 100, Amanda-Jade Wellington with the ball and Tegan McPharlin behind the stumps worked together to dismiss Elyse Villani for 47.

- Deandra Dottin took the fourth wicket in the innings, with a solid catch by Jemma Barsby on the boundary.

- Chasing 153 for the win, Katie Mack and Deandra Dottin opened the batting, with Katie falling victim to Molly Strano in the second over, scoring 10 runs.

- Deandra Dottin was dismissed in the sixth over for 15.

- Tahlia McGrath and Laura Wolvaardt steadied the ship building a partnership of 58 runs, before Tahlia was caught out in the 14th over.

- Looking in fine form, Laura Wolvaardt was dismissed shortly after for 45.

- Bridget Patterson and Maddie Penna stayed at the crease for the remainder of the innings with a 25 run partnership, but unfortunately ran out of time, as the 20 over mark quickly approached.

- The Adelaide Strikers ended on 4-129 off 20 overs.

The Strikers now head to the Barossa for a matchup against Sydney Thunder in Nuriootpa on Sunday, with first ball scheduled for 2.30pm ACDT.