Adelaide Strikers vs Hobart Hurricanes: The Adelaide Strikers takes on the Hobbat hurricanes in the 35th Match of The Big Bash Premier League 2021-22.
The Match is to be played on the home ground of Adelaide Strikers in the Adelaide Oval Stadium.
Currently, the Adelaide Strikers are struggling to get a win; they played a total of 8 Matches with seven losses and only 1 Win by their Side. “If the Adelaide Strikers goes on losing like this, then it would never be possible for them to make it to the Qualifiers.
Travis Head got selected to lead the team. Hence, he is on his international duty, performing in the Ashes Series, 2021-22, as Australia faces England. So, due to his absence, Peter Siddle is leading the Side.
Therefore Peter Siddle is not that happy with his side performance. They have lost seven matches, and now they can’t afford to lose one more. The next Match is against the Hobart Hurricanes; it will be a crucial one and a Do or Die Match for the Adelaide Strikers.
On the other Side, Hobart Hurricane is doing decently good in the tournament League; they have played eight matches with four losses and four wins. Hence they are in the fourth spot in the Big Bash Points table.
The Hurricane Captain Matthew Wade is doing Exceptional well in the Big bash Premier League both with the bat and the leadership; Wade just scored his blastering Sixth fastest Fifty of BBL in 19 balls.”
Therefore we are going to see a challenging AND competitive Match between the Strikers and the Hurricanes on 5th January, New Year – 2022
Adelaide Strikers Last match Results against Sydney Sixers
The Sydney Sixers batted first as the Strikers fast bowler, Garton, bowled the First Over. He was dispatched, couple of boundaries in his first two overs, “Ben Cutting smacks him in the offside in the first over, and in the second over he got whipped into the on-side by the left-hander, Gilkes, for a boundary.”
The First Six of the Strikers Innings come in the 3rd over when Ben Cutting, the hard hitter, slogs Worral into the Deep Square Leg area for a long six. It was no stopping for BEN Cutting; he again took charge on Worral, this time smashing him into the Covers for a racing boundary.”
Ben Cutting NOW targets the Strikers Captain, Peter Siddle; he gently pushes Siddle with a straight bat over his head for a big six, “Ben Cutting going good in the crease.”
On the other Side, Gilkes also contributes to the run-scoring process; he pulls Peter Siddle in the 4th over and gets a six-over Mid-wicket area. Hence, Gilkes was no more in the next over; Fawad comes up, the right arm leg spinner flights the ball to Gilkes, and he goes over the top of his head to score a six but gets caught in the long-off area by Darcy Short.
Adelaide Strikers successfully got some consecutive wickets for their Side; Peter Siddle comes up bowls a wide off-tracker, Cutting goes hard on it to slash the ball into the point region but edges it. It goes back to the Safe Hands of Keeper “Cutting good knock comes to an end, He Goes for 37 of 32 balls.”
Sanjha and Billings continue to wipe off the Strikers bowlers for long sixes over the ground, “They both beautifully contributed to increasing the run-scoring and forming a partnership.
Darcy Short comes up with the Eleven over the Match; he flights the ball, and Billings comes down the crease and hits him for a massive six. “The Ball goes a long way back for a 90 meter six.”
The Little Cameo from Billing ends in the next over. He goes for another six but gets caught in the deep, “Thunder 3 wickets down, for 109 in 15 Overs.”
In the Last Bowl of 15th over, Sanjha targets Peter Siddle slogs him into the on-side for a big six to celebrate his hard-made 52 of 38 balls. The big blows started to come from the Down Order batters to put on a total of 187 in 20 overs, “Sanjha was the Highest Run getter with 91 of 55 balls.”
Adelaide Strikers comes to bat.
The Strikers Batters, Weatherald, and Short come to the crease; Weatherald pushes Mahmood for a single in the First ball of the second innings. “The First Boundary came in the Second over, when Sam comes fast, and Darcy Short Smashes him for a cover drive racing to the Boundary.”
Short goes on Targeting Mahmood and gets back-to-back boundaries; he pulls Mahmood in the 2nd over and gets the first six of Second Innings, “In the next moment, Mahmood comes fast hits his pad and gets short out LBW, Short goes for 16 of 12 balls.”
The Strikers Left Handed Batsman, Renshaw, comes in and starts his innings with consecutive boundaries; he takes charge on Doggett and gently pushes the ball into the gaps for a couple of boundaries. “Strikers 1 wicket down with 55 on the board in 6 Overs”
The Cameo of 38 runs of 25 balls by the Left-Hander, Renshaw ended, as Mahmood comes again with the middle overs and gets Renshaw with a mistimed short, caught in the covers “Now 97 Runs needed off 54 balls.”
After the Dismissal of Renshaw, Consecutive wickets start to fall, and STRIKERS lose the momentum of their Run Scoring. “Shanjha comes up again, now with the ball in hand gets the Striker Player Kelly in no time.”
The Strikers Middle Order Batsman Wells connects some big hits, but it was not enough to beat the Sydney Thunders. After the 20 overs, Striker only managed to put 164 on the board and lost by 22 Runs.
The Sydney Thunder Defeated the Adelaide Strikers By 22 Runs
Hobart Hurricanes Last Match Results Against Brisbane Heat
The Hurricanes Won the Toss and decided to Bowl first.
The Big hitter Chris Lynn and the sensible batter from the Heat side, Pierson, come to the crease to put on a good score.
Pierson started his innings with a boundary, but the Hurricane bowlers came up with excellent delivery in the 2nd over and got Pierson out with an edge back to the keeper “First Wicket Down for the Hurricanes.”
Ducklett comes up, and straightaway smashes the Right Arm Fast Bowler, Rogers for a boundary into the Off Side, “Rogers comes back fast in the next ball and gets an edge of Ducklett, into the Hands of first Slip – Peter Handscomb “Rogers gets his first wicket, what a spell from the young man.”
The hard-Hitter Chris Lynn also failed to last much on the crease; he scored 13 of 14 balls and was caught in the Point Region, “Ellis gets the Big Fish,” “Heat 3 for 26 in 5 Overs.”
The Middle Order Batsman, Heazlett, and Bryant formed a partnership and took their team to 50 in 8 overs.
Bryant tries to go again for a big shot and gets caught in the Deep, the Partnership breaks; he departs for 9 of 9 balls.
After the 17th Over, Heats were 108 for six as Bazley hits Lamichhane for a long six out of the Stadium.
After some big blows from the Down-order batters, they reached out on a total of 150 for 8 in their 20 Overs.
Hobart Hurricanes need 151 Runs to win the Match.
Hobart Hurricane comes to bat
Hurricane Captain Matthew Wade comes with his partner McDermott to chase down the Heats Target.
Steketee bowls an excellent first over to Matthew Wade and creates pressure straight away. In the next over, Bartlett comes onto Bowl, a comprehensive off tracker giving some room; Wade goes for a power drive, edges the ball, back into the safe hands of the keeper “The Captain Depart, Good Start by the Heats.”
Bartlett gets one more in the Same Over, as McDermott goes for a boundary into the on-side, misses the ball to hit the pads directly, and was out LBW. “Hurricane gets their Second Breakthrough.”
Brook and Shirt Continued the innings, but not for so long; after some overs, Mujeeb was brought back to Bowl by the captain; he bowled a Googly ball to Brook and got him out LBW. “The Afghani Bowler getting the game’s control for his team.”
Back-to-back batters come from the Hurricane side and go back to the dressing room; the Heats bowlers completely dominated them by picking up key wickets and not giving easy runs.
After 15 Overs, Hurricanes were failing as they were 93 for seven wickets down; Mubeen again Comes back and bowls a stunning delivery to rip of the last hope Thomson Stumps “8 Wickets goes for the Hurricanes.”
The Fast Bowlers of Hurricanes’ Side entertained the Audience with last over long sixes out of the ground, ultimately the Hurricane fell short of 14 more runs and was defeated by the Brisbane Heat.
Brisbane Heat won by 14 Runs
Adelaide Strikers Vs Hobart Hurricanes Match Prediction
Both the teams have lost their previous Match, and they are currently in pressure situations. It is one of the crucial stages of big bash league, and you can’t afford to lose a Match and underperformed in the circumstances; both the Strikers and Hurricane players need to give the best to win and lose with pride and without any regrets.
The Next Match will be a last Over Encounter between the Two Teams – Adelaide Strikers and Hobart Hurricanes.
Hobart Hurricane would defeat the Adelaide Strikers in their Next Match.
Adelaide Strikers Expected Playing Eleven
- Jake Weatherald
- Matthew Short
- Matt Renshaw
- Jonathan Wells
- Thomas Kelly
- George Garton
- Harry Nielsen (wk)
- Rashid Khan
- Daniel Worrall
- Peter Siddle (c)
- Fawad Ahmed
Hobart Hurricanes Expected Playing 11
- Matthew Wade (c & wk)
- D Arcy Short
- Colin Munro
- Ashton Turner
- Nathan Ellis
- Sandeep Lamichhane
- Aaron Hardie
- Ashton Agar
- Jason Behrendorff
- Peter Hatzoglou
- Joel Paris
- Tim David