BBL 2021-22: Melbourne Renegades and Adelaide Strikers were recently facing each other in the Big Bash League. Moreover, the game was being played at the Marvel Stadium in Docklands, Australia.
Melbourne Renegades went on to win the toss and they went on to have a bat first in the BBL. match. Moreover, the Melbourne based team got off to a perfect start on the behest of their openers. Both the openers were playing fine on a fairly slow pitch.
But the first wicket partnership was broken by Matt Short at 65 runs. However, that is when the Melbourne Renegades team lost their momentum in the middle. The team was going fine but the one wicket went on to change the course of the BBL match.
Moreover, their middle-order completely went on to fail as the batsman had played some awful shots. And this was also due to the brilliant bowling from the Adelaide Strikers bowlers. They were good enough against a strong batting lineup in the BBL match.
As a result of that, Melbourne Renegades could reach only 153 runs at the loss of nine wickets. The Melbourne based team went on to score an above par score. But the same did not happen with Adelaide Strikers.
They went on to lose early wickets and that was the case for them throughout the innings. And as a result of that, Adelaide Strikers were behind in the match. They did come close in the match but that was not enough in BBL.
BBL 2021-22: Jake Fraser-McGurk takes a brilliant catch
However, the star player of the match was Jake Fraser-McGurk due to his brilliant feeling. He turned back the BBL match towards Melbourne Renegades due to his effort. It was such a brilliant effort from the Australian player.
Jake Fraser-McGurk took a stunning catch to dismiss the Adelaide Strikers batsman. He did so by stretching himself and plucking the ball that was otherwise going for a six. This could be the catch of the season in the BBL tournament.
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