Sydney Thunder vs Perth Scorchers 17th Match – Big Bash Highlights
Sydney Thunder had 2 wins in 4 matches, while Perth Scorchers had 1 win in 4 matches before both locked horns in the 17th Big Bash match at Sydney.
Sydney Thunder won the toss and chose to bat first.
Sydney Thunder Innings
Jos Buttler and Shane Watson opened the innings for Sydney Thunder.
After 1.3 overs, the score was 5-0 and the odds for Over 40 selection were set at 2.62 in the JC Buttler Innings Runs market.
While Shane Watson was batting on 4 at the time and the odds for Under 16.5 selection were set at 2.75 in the SR Watson Innings Runs market.
Another market at the time with highly attractive and profitable odds was the Runs at Fall of 1st Wicket market. The Under 20 selection had the odds of 2.60 when the 2nd over was in progress.
After 2 overs, the Sydney Thunder score read 10 without loss and the odds for Perth Scorchers in the Highest Opening Partnership market were set at 2.75.
Shane Watson was caught and bowled by Behrendorff on the 1st ball of the 3rd over. Watson was out for 4 off 7 balls and Sydney Thunder were 1 wicket down for 10.
- A Rs.100 bet on Under 16.5 selection in the SR Watson Innings Runs market would have returned Rs.275
- A Rs.100 bet on Under 20 selection in the Runs at Fall of 1st Wicket market would have returned Rs.260
In the 7th over of the Thunder Innings, with Ferguson and Buttler on the crease, the odds for Over 10 selection in the Over at Fall of 2nd Wicket market were set at 3.00.
After 11 overs, 75 for 1 and Jos Buttler was batting at 35 and the odds for the 50-60 selection in the JC Buttler Innings Runs were now set at 4.50.
Ashton Agar dismissed Callum Ferguson out bowled in the 13th over. Ferguson was out for 42 off 30 balls and ST were 2 wickets down for 92.
- A Rs.100 bet on the Over 10 selection in the Over at Fall of 2nd Wicket market would have returned Rs.300.
Soon after, Sydney Thunder lost Joe Root and Daniel Sams in the 15th and 16th over.
Jos Buttler reached his half century in the 17th over and was out hit wicket in the next over for 55.
- A Rs.100 bet on the 50-60 selection after 11 overs, in the JC Buttler Innings Runs market would have returned Rs.450.
Sydney Thunder finished 142-6 in 20 overs. Buttler was the top team batsman with 55 followed by Callum Ferguson with 42.
Perth Scorchers Innings
Before the start of the innings, the #betyourway market had the odds of 2.00 for the Fawad Ahmed Over 1.5 Wickets selection.
Michael Klinger and David Willey opened the innings for Perth Scorchers. Though the pair didn’t get off to a great start, their opening partnership was higher than that of Sydney Thunder.
David Willey was out for 7 in the 4th over and Perth Scorchers were 18-1.
- A Rs.100 bet on Perth Scorchers during the 1st innings in the Highest Opening Partnership market would have returned Rs.275.
Cameron Bancroft and Michale Klinger moved the innings ahead at a slow and steady pace. In the 7th over, Perth Scorchers were 35-1 and the odds for M Klinger in the Next Man Out market were set at 2.10.
Fawad Ahmed dismissed Michael Klinger out lbw in the 9th over and Perth Scorchers were 50-2. Fawad Ahmed picked 2 wickets in his 4 overs in the innings.
- A Rs.100 bet on M Klinger selection in the Next Man Out market would have returned Rs.210.
- A Rs.1oo bet on the Fawad Ahmed Over 1.5 wickets selection in he #betyourway market would have returned Rs.200
Perth Scorchers lost more wickets in quick succession and were 5 wickets down for 54 in the 12th over.
William Bosisto and Ashton Turner stayed on the crease till the end taking the innings closer and closer to a victory for the Scorchers.
Ashton Turner scored 60 not out and gave a solid fight as the Perth Scorchers lost by 1 run in a thrilling finish.
Perth Scorchers needed 4 off the last ball and Turner took a couple to finish the Scorchers innings on 141-5 after 20 overs.
Sydney Thunder won the match by 1 run and Callum Ferguson was awarded Man of the Match.