Daniel Sams hit seven sixes and three boundaries in his 25-ball 65 in opposition to Brisbane Heat.© Twitter
Australia all-rounder Daniel Sams is understood extra for his bowling prowess, nevertheless it was his heroics with the bat that helped Sydney Thunder to an unlikely win within the ongoing Big Bash League in opposition to Brisbane Heat. Sydney Thunder’s high order failed to fireplace, with them needing 50 off the Disc final 5 overs of their chase of 179. Ben Cutting fell within the 18th over and Sydney had been left with 24 to chase off the final two overs. With Chris Green for firm on the crease, Sams determined to take issues in his arms and end the sport within the penultimate over.
Sams was already batting on 41 off simply 19 deliveries going into the 19th over and he smashed Ben Laughlin for a most off the primary supply of the over, which was additionally a no-ball. Laughlin managed to bowl a dot on the free hit and adopted up with one other dot ball. But Sams took him to the cleaners, hitting three consecutive sixes to wrap up the win for his crew.
Watch Sams’ carnage with the bat right here:
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Sams completed the innings at 65 off 25 deliveries, hitting three boundaries and 7 sixes. He additionally picked up two wickets with the ball in hand, and was named man of the match for his beautiful present.
Earlier, Chris Lynn’s 44-ball 69 and Jack Wildermuth’s 11-ball 31 helped Brisbane Heat to a complete of 178.
It was Sydney Thunder’s first win of the season. They had misplaced their opening match in opposition to Melbourne Stars. Brisbane Heat have misplaced each their video games to date.
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