Sydney Thunders team piled on 15 runs ahead of Adelaide Strikers
Adelaide’s team had scored 139 runs for 9 wickets.
New Delhi. Australia cricket is known for playing very aggressive and strong cricket. The performance of the team has declined in the last few years. In the T20 league played at home, something was seen on Friday which could not have been imagined from at least any Australian team. The entire team got reduced to just 15 runs. Chasing the target of 140 runs, the entire team of Sydney Thunders collapsed for just 15 runs in front of the Adelaide Strikers.
The 5th match of this season was played on Friday in Australia’s popular Big Bash League. Batting first, Elite’s team scored 139 runs for 9 wickets in the match. Chasing the target, the batting of the Sydney team was so poor that the team could not reach 20 runs. The entire team got reduced to just 15 runs. The team won by a big margin of 124 runs.
Sydney team could not play 6 overs
In the 5th match of the Big Bash League, the Sydney team, chasing the target of 140 runs against Adelaide, could last only 5.5 overs. 5 batters of the team could not even play their account. Harry Thornton was the superstar bowler of Adelaide who took 5 wickets for just 3 runs. Apart from this, Vais Agar took 4 wickets for 6 runs in 2 overs.
Team limited to the smallest score of the tournament
The team of Sydney Thunders has made an embarrassing record of being reduced to the smallest score in the history of the tournament. Earlier in the year 2015, the team of Melbourne Renegades was piled on just 57 runs in front of Melbourne Stars. At the same time, in 2020, the team was reduced to 60 runs in front of Sydney Stars.
FIRST PUBLISHED : December 16, 2022, 17:58 IST