Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Renegades – 19th Match – Hits and Flops

Shashi / 07 January 2015

Today was the 19th match of the Big Bash League 2014-15. Today all the batsmen failed except Ben Stokes and Ben Stokes. The key player of the match was Ben Stokes and the bowlers. Among the bowlers Fawad Ahmed and Nick Winter were the best. Here are the Hits and Flops of the match.

Hits of the Day

1. Ben Stokes

Ben Stokes showed some splendid performance today. He was the highest run scorer today. He led his team and gave a great knock. He scored 77 runs in only 37 balls with an amazing strike rate of 208.1. He hit 8 fours and 5 sixes.

2. Ben Hilfenhaus

All the bowlers of Hobart Hurricanes gave almost equal runs including Ben Hilfenhaus. But he took 3 wickets. 2 of them were of the opening batsmen which he got in the 2nd and 4th over. He gave away 32 runs in 4 over with an economy of 8.

3. Fawad Ahmed

Fawad Ahmed was an amazing bowler today. Not only did he pick wickets but also gave the least runs today. One of his wickets was of the skipper, George Bailey. In 4 overs he gave only 13 runs with an economy of 3.2.

4. Nick Winter

Nick Winter took the highest number of wickets and gave very few runs. He took 3 wickets and gave only 19 runs in 3.2 overs. His economy was 5.7. He took the final wicket of Xavier Doherty and brought an end to the innings of Hobart Hurricanes.

Flops of the Day

1. Matthew Wade

Matthew Wade, the opening batsman didn’t show some action was dismissed too early in the 2nd over by Ben Hilfenhaus and scored only 2 runs. He is losing his form.

2. Aaron Finch

The skipper, Aaron Finch, too was unsuccessful today. He scored only 5 runs. He too was dismissed early by Ben Hilfenhaus in the 4th over. He must devise some new strategies to lift his team up.

3. Tim Paine

Tim Paine was another batsman to display a very poor performance today. He was the opening batsman and did nothing to help his team. He was dismissed Nick Winter in the 4th over for only 3 runs.

4. Alex Hales

Alex Hales too was on the list of flop batsmen. He too struggled with his bat and was no help today. He was dismissed by Nathan Rimmington in the 6th over and scored only 7 runs.

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