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Eliminator (N), Melbourne, January 21, 2022, Big Bash League
(19.4/20 ov, T:189) 166

Strikers won by 22 runs

Player Of The Match
89 (48) & 1/33
Cricinfo's MVP
157.03 ptsImpact List
Strikers Innings
Hurricanes Innings
Match Flow
Adelaide Strikers  (20 ovs maximum)
c Thompson b Boland67456480148.88
c †McDermott b Parker89487246185.41
c Handscomb b Meredith57150071.42
c Short b Meredith3690050.00
c Jewell b Rogers751010140.00
not out 1281210150.00
c †McDermott b Rogers015000.00
not out 00100-
Extras(lb 2, w 3)5
TOTAL20 Ov (RR: 9.40)188/6
Fall of wickets: 1-145 (Alex Carey, 14.2 ov), 2-164 (Matthew Short, 15.6 ov), 3-169 (Travis Head, 17.2 ov), 4-169 (Ian Cockbain, 17.4 ov), 5-179 (Matt Renshaw, 19.1 ov), 6-184 (Thomas Kelly, 19.5 ov)
14.2 to AT Carey, Carey finally holes out to square leg! Shovelled it to the fielder as he looked to clear the rope but ends up getting more height than distance on it, and the Strikers finally lose their first. What a stand this has been. 145/1
17.2 to TM Head, never looked like he'd got enough on this, and he does indeed hole out to Handscomb at wide long-on. It was a good catch, he had to move a fair bit to his left, but it's very well judged in the end. 169/3
17.4 to IA Cockbain, spoons this one to cow corner, and the Hurricanes pick up another wicket. The wheels have come off for the Strikers since the openers fell, and the Hurricanes need to continue chipping away to make the job easier for their batters. 169/4
19.1 to MT Renshaw, slaps it straight to cow corner. The timing has just completely left the Strikers' and finally the Hurricanes are beginning to exploit that. 179/5
19.5 to T Kelly, top-edged, and the keeper takes another easy catch. 184/6
15.6 to MW Short, with the last ball of his spell, Parker finally dismisses Short. He top edges a sweep straight to the keeper. A little bit of revenge for all the spanking he's taken, but this moment's all about Short, who might have put the Tasmanians on the brink of elimination.. 164/2
Hobart Hurricanes  (T: 189 runs from 20 ovs)
c Siddle b Short63410200.00
c †Carey b Conway35313740112.90
c Renshaw b Siddle771510100.00
c Cockbain b Thornton56344542164.70
c Cockbain b Thornton15132720115.38
c sub (J Weatherald) b Siddle21111712190.90
c Kelly b Conway33600100.00
c †Carey b Fawad Ahmed1250050.00
b Siddle42910200.00
not out 551100100.00
b Siddle107810142.85
Extras(lb 2, w 1)3
TOTAL19.4 Ov (RR: 8.44)166
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Ben McDermott, 0.3 ov), 2-28 (Matthew Wade, 3.6 ov), 3-67 (Caleb Jewell, 9.1 ov), 4-122 (D'Arcy Short, 14.3 ov), 5-122 (Peter Handscomb, 14.4 ov), 6-128 (Jordan Thompson, 15.4 ov), 7-130 (Tom Rogers, 16.1 ov), 8-147 (Tim David, 17.2 ov), 9-152 (Wil Parker, 17.5 ov), 10-166 (Riley Meredith, 19.4 ov)
0.3 to BR McDermott, huge blow to start the chase! The tourney MVP is gone! Full on leg stump, backs away from the stumps to clear room to drive over mid-off, miscues this though and it lobs up gently to mid-off, fielder on the ring backpedals 10 yards to take a simple catch.. 6/1
9.1 to CP Jewell, slower ball short and follows him backing away from leg. Wanted to smash this over the leg side but his timing is thrown off by the lack of pace and a thin edge goes through to Carey.. 67/3
15.4 to JA Thompson, Thompson holes out to midwicket, and the Hurricanes are properly beginning to slide now. It was a slower short ball, and he was through his shot much too early. 128/6
3.6 to MS Wade, full on sixth stump, slices a drive high toward the cover sweeper. By no means intended to be a catching position but he's perfectly situated to take a catch 15 yards in from the rope at head height.. 28/2
17.2 to TH David, spanks that straight down long-off's throat, and that might be the end of the Hurricanes' resistance. Gave it a good old thwack, but it was much too flat. 147/8
17.5 to W Parker, cleans him up with a yorker. That was much too good for Parker to handle, especially at that pace around 140kph. Can Siddle finish it off this over?. 152/9
19.4 to RP Meredith, fittingly, it's Siddle who finishes things off with a perfect yorker that cleans him up! The Hobart Hurricanes are done for this season, while the Adelaide Strikers will now face Sydney Thunder for a place in the final.. 166/10
16.1 to TS Rogers, miscue from Rogers, it's skied and the keeper takes an easy catch. Wasn't much of a delivery, but in fairness, wasn't much of a shot either. 130/7
14.3 to DJM Short, Cockbain at long-off takes an excellent catch diving forward!. Short was picking out that region, and was tempted to do so despite the fielder being moved back. He pays the price for that, and the Strikers roar back into the ascendancy. 122/4
14.4 to PSP Handscomb, it's two in two for Thornton! Handscomb heaved at it but sent it sky-high, with mid-on taking an easy catch. 122/5
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  • Adelaide Strikers innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 4.0 (Mandatory - 44 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Adelaide Strikers X-factor subs: J Weatherald, DJ Worrall.
  • Hobart Hurricanes X-factor subs: MJ Owen, M Wright.
  • Adelaide Strikers: 50 runs in 4.4 overs (28 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 28 balls (AT Carey 34, MW Short 16, Ex 0)
  • AT Carey: 50 off 29 balls (6 x 4)
  • Drinks: Adelaide Strikers - 97/0 in 10.0 overs (AT Carey 52, MW Short 43)
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 10.1 - 12.0 (Batting side - 16 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Adelaide Strikers: 100 runs in 10.3 overs (63 balls), Extras 3
  • 1st Wicket: 100 runs in 63 balls (AT Carey 53, MW Short 44, Ex 3)
  • MW Short: 50 off 32 balls (4 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • Adelaide Strikers: 150 runs in 15.1 overs (91 balls), Extras 5
  • Innings Break: Adelaide Strikers - 188/6 in 20.0 overs (JW Wells 12, HTRJY Thornton 0)
  • Hobart Hurricanes innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 4.0 (Mandatory - 28 runs, 2 wickets)
  • Hobart Hurricanes: 50 runs in 6.3 overs (39 balls), Extras 2
  • Drinks: Hobart Hurricanes - 72/3 in 10.0 overs (DJM Short 19, PSP Handscomb 3)
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 12.1 - 14.0 (Batting side - 31 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Hobart Hurricanes: 100 runs in 13.1 overs (79 balls), Extras 3
  • DJM Short: 50 off 31 balls (3 x 4, 2 x 6)
  • 4th Wicket: 50 runs in 30 balls (DJM Short 37, PSP Handscomb 15, Ex 1)
  • Hobart Hurricanes: 150 runs in 17.4 overs (106 balls), Extras 3
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossAdelaide Strikers, elected to bat first
Player Of The Match
Series resultAdelaide Strikers advanced
Match days21 January 2022 - night (20-over match)
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Over 20 • HH 166/10

Riley Meredith b Siddle 10 (7b 1x4 0x6 8m) SR: 142.85
Strikers won by 22 runs
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