Melbourne Renegades beats Adelaide Strikers by 7 wickets.
The 54th Match of the Big Bash League 2022-23 was played today between Melbourne Renegades vs Adelaide Strikers at Docklands Stadium, Melbourne. In which Melbourne Renegades beats Adelaide Strikers by 7 wickets.
Melbourne Renegades won the elect to field first, Adelaide Strikers batted first, started the inning not very well, Alex Carey played a very brilliant half-century inning of 65 runs with the help of 1 six and 9 boundaries in just 47 balls, apart from this no batsman could play well, Travis Head dismissed for 19 runs in 32 balls, Travis Head remains unbeaten for 18 runs in 13 balls, Adam Hose dismissed just for 11 runs in 7 balls, Colin de Grandhomme dismissed just for 8 runs, Ryan Gibson 7 runs, Cameron Boyce 1 run, Matthew Short dismissed without scoring, and Wes Agar remains unbeaten for 5 runs. In this way, Adelaide Strikers scored 142 runs after losing 7 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs and set a target of 143 runs in front of Melbourne Renegades.
Melbourne Renegades bowler Fawad Ahmed performed very brilliant bowling and took 3 wickets just for 17 runs, Tom Rogers, Kane Richardson, and Corey Rocchiccioli got 1-1 wicket.
Melbourne Renegades chasing 143 runs in the second inning archived the target very easily by losing just 4 wickets in the second ball of the 19th over. Melbourne Renegades started the inning very poorly lost 3 wickets in just 16 runs, but finish the inning very brilliantly, Martin Guptill and Shaun Marsh came to start the inning, the first wicket has gone just for 8 runs in third ball of the 1st over, Martin Guptill dismissed just for 8 runs in 3 balls, next batsman Sam Harper came to bat, after few moments the second wicket has also gone for 14 runs in first ball of the 2nd over, Shaun Marsh dismissed without scoring, next batsman Aaron Finch came to bat, meanwhile the third wicket has also gone for 16 runs in first ball of the third over, Sam Harper dismissed just for 1 run, followed by Matthew Critchley came to bat handled the inning and played a very brilliant half-century partnership of 69 runs with Aaron Finch, the fourth wicket has gone for 85 runs in last ball of the 11th over, Matthew Critchley dismissed after playing a brilliant inning of 35 runs with the help of 2 sixes and 2 boundaries in just 29 balls, next batsman Jonathan Wells came to bat handled the inning and took the match to the victory with Aaron Finch, Jonathan Wells played an unbeaten inning of 20 runs in 19 balls, and Aaron Finch played a very brilliant unbeaten half-century and victory inning of 63 runs with the help of 2 sixes and 6 boundaries in just 54 balls. In this way, Melbourne Renegades chased the target very easily by losing just 4 wickets in 18.2 overs and won the match by 6 wickets.
Adelaide Strikers bowlers Matthew Short, Wes Agar, and Peter Siddle got 1-1 wicket.
Melbourne Renegades batsman Aaron Finch was selected as the best player of the match, he played a very brilliant unbeaten half-century and victory inning of 63 runs with the help of 2 sixes and 6 boundaries in just 54 balls.