BBL 2021-22 Adelaide Strikers vs Brisbane Heat Highlights: The 18th league match of BBL 2021-2022 is set to play between Adelaide Strikers vs Brisbane Heat.
Both the team lock their horns to boost their position in the BBL 2021-22 points table.
Big Bash League 2021-22
|Match||Adelaide Strikers vs Brisbane Heat|
|Date||Thursday, December 23, 2021|
|Venue||Adelaide Oval, Adelaide|
|Toss||Brisbane Heat won the toss and opt to bat|
Chris Lynn, Max Bryant, Ben Duckett, Sam Heazlett, Tom Cooper, Jimmy Peirson (c & wk), James Bazley, Mark Steketee, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Matthew Kuhnemann, Liam Guthrie
Brisbane Heat X-factor subs: Jack Wildermuth, Xavier Bartlett
Matthew Short, Jake Weatherald, Matt Renshaw, Jonathan Wells, Thomas Kelly, Harry Nielsen (wk), George Garton, Rashid Khan, Wes Agar, Peter Siddle (c), Fawad Ahmed
Adelaide Strikers X-factor subs: Daniel Worrall, Henry Hunt
BBL 2021-22 Adelaide Strikers vs Brisbane Heat Highlights
Brisbane Heat Batting
Chris Lynn and Bryant get into the crease to lead Brisbane Heat while Wes Agar opens the bowling attack on behalf of the Adelaide Strikers.
Wes Agarin the very first over dismissed Chris Lynn for 10 runs and draws the first blood for the batting team. Soon after him, Siddle in the third over dismissed Tom Cooper and stuns Brisbane Heat.
At the end of 6 overs, Brisbane Heat scored 64 runs for 2 wickets loss. Rashid Khan at the end of the next over dismissed Bryant who scored 32 runs off just 20 deliveries. With Ben Duckett’s half-century, Brisbane Heat scored 129 runs for 3 wickets loss at the end of 13 overs.
Sam Heazlett and Ben Duckett make an impressive partnership and lead Brisbane Heat to score 179 runs for the same 3 wickets at the end of the 17 overs. Rashid Khan finally in the 18th over dismissed both threatening batsmen in back-to-back deliveries and slow down the Brisbane Heat’s run rate.
At the end of the 20 overs, Brisbane Heat scored 208 runs for 7 wickets loss.
Adelaide Strikers Batting
Weatherald and Short walk into the crease to lead Adelaide Strikers to chase down the target of 209 runs. Kuhnemann opens the bowling attack on behalf of the Brisbane Heat.
Short started the innings with a couple of sixes in back-to-back deliveries and loses the wicket in 5th delivery of the second inning. Steketee in the followed over dismissed Weatherald for 1 run and loads pressure over the Adelaide Strikers batting unit.
Adelaide Strikers needs to build a massive partnership in order to chase down the 200+ runs target. At the end of the 6 overs, Adelaide Strikers scored 50 runs for 2 wickets loss.
Matt Renshaw and Jonathan Wells build the partnership as expected and lead Strikers to score 82 runs for 2 wickets loss at the end of the 10 overs. Bazley in the 12th over breaks the partnership by dismissing Renshaw for 22 runs.
In the next over Kuhnemann dismissed Wells for 55 runs and sent the long-standing batsman back to the pavilion. At the end of the 15 overs, the Strikers scored 124 runs for 4 wickets loss.
Adelaide Strikers’ middle-order batman fails to create momentum in the chase and ended the innings by scoring 169 runs for 8 wickets.
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Player of the Match
Ben Duckett | Brisbane Heat
Bat: 78 runs off 47 balls(4’s – 10: 6’s – 2)