BBL 2021-22 Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers Highlights | Strikers Won by 6 Wickets

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BBL 2021-22 Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers Highlights
BBL 2021-22 Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers Highlights

BBL 2021-22 Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers Highlights: The 49th league match of BBL 2021-2022 is set to play between Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers.

Both the team lock their horns to boost their position in the BBL 2021-22 points table.

Tournament
Big Bash League 2021-22
MatchAdelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers
DateJanuary 14, 2022
Venue
Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
Toss
Adelaide Strikers won the toss and opt to bowl

 

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Playing XI

Adelaide Strikers

Matthew Short, Henry Hunt, Jake Weatherald, Jonathan Wells, Thomas Kelly, Ian Cockbain, Harry Nielsen (wk), Henry Thornton, Peter Siddle (c), Fawad Ahmed, Harry Conway

X-Factor subs: Dan Worrall, Liam Scott

Perth Scorchers

Kurtis Patterson, Nick Hobson, Laurie Evans, Ashton Turner (c), Aaron Hardie, Chris Sabburg (wk), Andrew Tye, Jason Behrendorff, Peter Hatzoglou, David Moody, Lance Morris

X-Factor subs: Jake Carder, Ashton Agar

BBL 2021-22 Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers Highlights

Perth Scorchers Batting

Kurtis Patterson and Nick Hobson walks into the crease to lead Perth Scorchers while Short opens the bowling attack.

Though Perth Scorchers makes a slow and steady start Siddle in the fourth over dismissed  Nick Hobson and draws the first blood of the batting team. Fawad Ahmed soon in the 6th over dismissed Kurtis Patterson for 25 runs and makes the wicket count to 2 while Perth Scorchers scored 33 runs.

Thornton in the last ball of the 10th over dismissed Turner and draws the third wicket and breaks the partnership. At the end of the 20 overs, Perth Scorchers scored 127 runs for losing 9 wickets.

Adelaide Strikers Batting

Adelaide Strikers needs to build a decent partnership in order to chase own the easy target of 128 runs in the allotted 20 overs.

Short and Henry Hunt walk into the crease to lead Adelaide Strikers while Behrendorff opens the bowling attack. At the end of the 6 overs, Adelaide Strikers scored 47 runs without losing a wicket.

Peter Hatzoglou draws the first blood by dismissing Short for 34 runs. At the end of the 10 overs, the Strikers scored 78 runs for 1 wickets loss. Ian Cockbain with his unbeaten 35 runs leads the team to pick the victory by beating Scorchers by 6 wickets.

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Player of the Match

Fawad Ahmed | Adelaide Strikers

It didn’t start well today, but the last couple of overs were good. It’s been tough, I really wanted to play, but missed half the tournament with a fractured rib. I wanted to contribute to the team, but it hasn’t been an ideal season for me so far.

Hopefully, we’ll win the next two games and get into the finals. I dived at the boundary in a T20 game before the tournament, it hurt badly and my arm got swollen, it’s hurting, it’s hard on me, can’t bend too much, can’t put too much pressure on my thigh. Trying my best, looking to do well for the team.