Big Bash League Ben Mcdermott hits 2nd century in 3 days Melbourne Renegades vs Hobart Hurricanes


Melbourne. Ben McDermott continues to perform well in the Big Bash League. He scored a big century against Melbourne Renegades (Melbourne Renegades vs Hobart Hurricanes) while playing for Hobart Hurricanes on Wednesday. This is his second century in three days in the T20 league. He has also become the first player in the history of Big Bash League to score 2 centuries in 2 consecutive matches. Hurricanes have scored a big score of 206 runs for 5 wickets while playing first.

Ben McDermott scored an unbeaten 110 off 60 balls against the Adelaide Strikers on 27 December to give victory to the team. McDermott, who landed as an opener on Wednesday, was run out on the last ball. He scored 127 runs off 65 balls. Hit 9 fours and 9 sixes. That is, he scored 90 runs only from the boundary. This is the third century of his T20 career. This is also his best score of T20. Earlier 114 runs was his best score.

2 thousand runs also completed in T20

27-year-old Ben McDermott has also completed his 2 thousand runs in T20 with this. This is his overall 83rd match. He has scored more than 2 thousand runs in 78 innings at an average of 33. 3 centuries and 8 half-centuries are centuries. During this, his strike rate has been 132, which can be considered good according to T20. He hit 9 sixes in the innings. He has 99 sixes with this in his T20. He is just one step away from the century of sixes. He has scored 28 runs in 2 ODIs and 164 runs in 17 T20s for Australia.

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Ben McDermott’s father and brother are both fast bowlers. But he has made a different identity as a wicketkeeper. His father Craig McDermott was one of Australia’s best fast bowlers. He struck 291 in 71 Tests. Apart from this, took 203 wickets in 138 ODIs. He also took 677 wickets in first class cricket. At the same time, his elder brother Alister McDermott has not yet got a chance to play an international match. He has taken 75 wickets in 20 first class matches.

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