BRISBANE HEAT VS ADELAIDE STRIKERS MATCH 13 HIGHLIGHTS
Skipper and wicket-keeper batsman Jimmy Peirson’s 69 off 36 balls couldn’t win the match for Brisbane Heat as Adelaide Strikers won the match by 2 runs in a thriller on Wednesday at Gabba, Brisbane in BBL 2020. Peirson hit 7 fours and 2 sixes in his innings of 69 with a strike rate of 191.67 in the Brisbane Heat vs Adelaide Strikers match.
Who won the toss in the match?
The Heat skipper Peirson won the toss and decided to bowl first. There was only one change for Brisbane Heat today. Simon Milenko replaced injured Chris Lynn, the captain of heat sustained a hamstring injury during warm-up before the game. So coach Darren Lehmann imparted the captaincy to Jimmy Peirson.
Brisbane Heat playing xi- Max Bryant, Sam Heazlett, Simon Milenko, Daniel Lawerence, Tom Cooper, Jimmy Peirson (wk&c), Jack Wildermuth, Mark Steketee, Xavier Bartlett, Mujeeb Ur Rahaman, and Ben Laughlin.
Adelaide strikers playing xi- Philip Salt, Jake Weatherald, Matt Renshaw, Jonathan Wells, Matthew Short, Harry Nielsen (wk), Rashid Khan, Daniel Worrall, Danny Briggs, Peter Siddle (c), and Wes Agar.
What target did Strikers set for Heat?
Strikers set 151 runs target for Heat.
Who scored the highest runs for Strikers?
Matthew Renshaw scored the highest runs for Strikers, 32 off 28 balls. Wells contributed with 31 in 26 balls.
Which bowler bagged the highest wickets for Heat?
Xavier Barlett bagged the highest wickets for Heat (3/24). Steketee also gave 2 breakthroughs
Who won the Brisbane Heat vs Adelaide Strikers match?
Adelaide Strikers won the match by 2 runs. It was a very close encounter between the two teams, and it was difficult to predict the winner. In 13.1 over moment Brisbane was 68 for 8, afterward captain Peirson gave his sweat and blood (69) for the team but couldn’t pull it off for his team. Mujeeb also smashed his fellow countrymen for 20 runs in the 15th over. Peirson also smacked 22 runs in 16th over bowled by Peter Siddle. Strikers were under pressure but eventually, Heat fell short by 3 runs in the final over by Daniel Worrall. This match has to be one of the most high voltage matches in BBL history.
Who took the most number of wickets for Strikers?
Danny Briggs took the most number of wickets (3/20 in 4 overs) for strikers. Siddle and Rashid grabbed two wickets apiece.
Man of the Match of Brisbane Heat vs Adelaide Strikers match
Jimmy Peirson was the highest run-scorer for heat and his splendid knock rewarded him the Man of the Match award.