Sydney Thunder won the match by 3 wickets against Melbourne Stars.
The 56th Match of the Big Bash League 2022-23 was played today between Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Thunder at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne. In which Sydney Thunder won the match by 3 wickets.
Sydney Thunder won the toss and invited Melbourne Stars to bat first, Melbourne Stars batted first and started the inning slowly, Thomas Rogers and Hilton Cartwright played a good inning, Thomas Rogers 35 runs in 36 balls, and Hilton Cartwright 36 runs in balls, both are played slowly, apart from this, Beau Webster dismissed just for 14 runs in 14 balls, Campbell Kellaway 13 runs in 12 balls, Marcus Stoinis 8 runs, Joe Clarke 4 runs, Coulter-Nile dismissed without scoring, Nick Larkin remains unbeaten for 5 runs, and Luke Wood also remains unbeaten for 1 run. In this way, Melbourne Stars could score just 119 runs after losing 7 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs and set a small target of 120 runs in front of Sydney Thunder.
Sydney Thunder all bowlers performed very brilliant bowling, Usman Qadir took 3 wickets just for 24 runs, Chris Green took 2 wickets just for 19 runs, and Gurinder Sandhu and Daniel Sams got 1-1 wicket.
Sydney Thunder chasing 120 runs in the second inning archived the target very easily by losing just 7 wickets in the fifth ball of the 19th over. Sydney Thunder also started the inning not very well, but the score was small so it was not difficult to reach the target and finally won the match by wickets in 18.5 overs. Daniel Sams scored 28 runs in 18 balls, Matthew Gilkes 20 runs in 27 balls, Alex Ross 14 runs in 11 balls, Jason Sangha 10 runs in 11 balls, Ben Cutting 9 runs, Oliver Davies 9 runs, David Warner 2 runs, Chris Green remains unbeaten for 6 runs, and Nathan McAndrew remains unbeaten for 12 runs in 10 balls. In this way, Sydney Thunder chased the target very easily by losing just 7 wickets in 18.5 overs and won the match by 3 wickets.
Melbourne Stars bowlers Adam Zampa performed very brilliant bowling took 3 wickets just for 26 runs, Luke Wood, Nathan Coulter-Nile, and Beau Webster got 1-1 wicket.
Sydney Thunder bowler Chris Green was selected as the best player of the match, he performed very brilliantly, took 2 wickets just for 19 runs in his spell.