Sport Perth's last-ball WBBL win over Strikers

09:10  09 november  2019
09:10  09 november  2019 Source:   msn.com

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The Perth Scorchers ( WBBL ) are an Australian women' s Twenty20 cricket team based in East Perth , Western Australia Former Scorchers captain Suzie Bates moved to the Strikers ahead of WBBL |03 and became the first player to ^ "Scorchers win last - ball thriller over Strikers ". The West Australian.

Perth bowl Adelaide out for 112. In WBBL , Strikers made to work hard in their chase, winning with one ball to spare. With six required off the last over bowled by offspinner Emma King, Bates tied the scores by notching a pair of twos and a single before Bridget Patterson was bowled, leaving one to

Perth have survived a massive scare to defeat the Adelaide Strikers by two runs in a last-ball cliffhanger at Karen Rolton Oval.

  Perth's last-ball WBBL win over Strikers © AAP Image/Richard Wainwright Bridget Patterson, who played the knock of her life to drag the Strikers out of the mire, needed four to win on Saturday afternoon off the final ball from Heather Graham to haul in the Scorchers' 3-173.

But Patterson, who had crunched six fours and three sixes in her sizzling 60 from 32 balls, couldn't quite find the rope one last time.

Her hoick found Chloe Piparo in the deep and Patterson was run out attempting her second run.

Patterson earlier combined with Sophie Devine (58) for a 75-run partnership to give the Strikers a sniff despite an escalating asking rate.

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Over -by- over from the match at Traeger Park, Alice Springs. Perth Scorchers poses for a team photo before their Women’ s Big Bash League match against Adelaide Strikers in Alice Springs. First, Adelaide Strikers . I backed them to win the whole thing last season and they came last .

Adelaide strikers require 88 to win . 16th over (of 16): Perth Scorchers 87-9 (King 2 Here’ s that Wellington ball from last over . She’ s quickly becoming a one-woman highlights reel. What a highlight reel the Strikers have put together so far today. Some excellent wickets for them

She seized control after Devine was bowled around her legs by Nat Sciver, only to fall agonisingly short of boosting her side back to the top of the table.

The Scorchers' victory was set up by a commanding 141-run opening stand between Amy Jones (80) and Australian captain Meg Lanning (64).

After a quiet powerplay, the pair savaged the Strikers' attack before both fell to sharp catches.

Player-of-the-match Jones whacked two sixes in her 58-ball dig before Sciver (17 off seven, including two sixes) fired late to give the Strikers an imposing total to chase.

Ellyse Perry cleared of serious injury, set to be available for Australia's T20 World Cup campaign .
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