Match Day

670dThe Report by Alex Malcolm in Adelaide

Carey and bowlers trample Sydney Thunder

The new-look Adelaide Strikers, led by opener Alex Carey and legspinner Rashid Khan, secured a 53-run win over Sydney Thunder to get their campaign off to the perfect start

669dTim Wigmore in Adelaide

Rashid Khan and inverting conventional wisdom

Chasing has been a successful trend recently in T20s but on Friday night the legspinner bucked that and helped Adelaide Strikers become the first BBL side to win after opting to bat first since 2015-16

Syd Thunder 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st17JC ButtlerKR Patterson
2nd29SR WatsonKR Patterson
3rd23KR PattersonRJ Gibson
4th0BJ RohrerKR Patterson
5th14KR PattersonAJ Nair
6th4AC BlizzardAJ Nair
7th1CJ GreenAJ Nair
8th0MJ McClenaghanAJ Nair
9th19Fawad AhmedAJ Nair
10th3AL FeketeAJ Nair

Big Bash League

TeamMWLPTNRR
PS1082160.154
AS1073140.801
MR1064120.297
HH105510-0.291
SS104680.331
ST10468-0.039
BH10468-0.437
MS10284-0.926