The 22nd Match of the Big Bash League 2021-22 was played yesterday between Hobart Hurricanes vs Adelaide Strikers at Bellerive Oval, Hobart. In which Hobart Hurricanes won the match by 7 wickets.
Adelaide Strikers batted first after winning the toss, started the inning not very well, Jake Weatherald and Matthew Short came to start the inning, the first wicket has gone very quickly just for 7 runs first ball of the second over, Matthew Short dismissed just for 2 runs in 3 balls, next batsman Matt Renshaw came to bat, handled the inning and played a very brillilant century partnership of 118 runs with Jake Weatherald for the second wicket, the second wicket has gone for 125 runs in second ball of the 15th over, Jake Weatherald dismissed after playing a brilliant half-century inning of 51 runs with the help of 6 boundaries in 43 balls, next batsman Jonathan Wells came to bat, after few moments the third wicket has also gone for 130 runs in 14.5 over, Matt Renshaw dismissed after playing a very brillilant half-century inning of 63 runs with the help of 9 boundaries in just 41 balls, followed by Thomas Kelly came to bat, and played well with Jonathan Wells, the fourth wicket has gone for 162 runs in 18.4 over, Jonathan Wells dismissed after scoring 17 runs in 13 balls, next batsman George Garton came to bat, after few moments the fifth wicket has also gone for 174 runs in fifth ball of the final over, Thomas Kelly dismissed after scoring 28 runs with the help of 1 six and 1 boundary in just 18 balls, followed by Harry Nielsen came to bat, and he remains unbeaten without scoring with George Garton, and George Garton also remains unbeaten for 1 run. In this way, Adelaide Strikers batted first after winning the toss scored 175 runs for losing just 5 wickets in stipulated 20 overs, and set a target of 176 runs for Hobart Hurricanes.
Hobart Hurricanes bowlers Riley Meredith took 3 wickets for 37 runs, Thomas Rogers and Nathan Ellis got 1-1 wicket.
Hobart Hurricanes chasing 176 runs achieved the target very easily by losing just 3 wickets in the third ball of the 19th over and won the match by 7 wickets. Hobart Hurricanes started the inning very brillianty althought the first wicket has very quickly just for 19 runs, Ben McDermott and Matthew Wade came to start the inning, the first wicket has gone for 19 runs in 1.5 over, Matthew Wade dismissed just for 6 runs in 7 balls, next batsman D Arcy Short came to bat handled the inning and played a brillaint half-century partnership of 81 runs with Ben McDermott for the second wicket, the second wicket has gone for 100 runs in third ball of the 13th over, D Arcy Short dismissed after scoring 37 runs with the help of 1 six and 3 boundaries in 32 balls, next batsman Harry Brook came to bat, and he good strike rotate with Ben McDermott, the third wicket has gone for 135 runs in third ball of the 16th over, Harry Brook dismissed just for 6 runs in 8 balls, followed by Tim David came to bat, and he remains unbeaten for 6 runs in 4 balls with Ben McDermott, and Ben McDermott was came to start the inning and played a very brilliant unbeaten cantury and victory inning of 110 runs with the help of 5 sixes and 12 boundaries in just 60 balls. In this way, Hobart Hurricanes chasing 176 runs achieved the target very easily for the loss of just 3 wickets in 18.3 over and won the match by 7 wickets.
Adelaide Strikers bowlers George Garton, Peter Siddle, and Rashid Khan got 1-1 wicket.
Hobart Hurricanes batsman Ben McDermott was selected as the best player of the match, he played a very brilliant quick unbeaten century and victory inning of 110 runs with the help of 5 sixes and 12 boundaries in just 60 balls.