Brisbane Heat beat Sydney Thunder by 5 wickets on Monday (4th January) night during the 28th match of the Big Bash League 2020-21 (BBL 10) at The Gabba (Brisbane).
After choosing to bat first, Sydney Thunder scored 174/8 at the end of first 20 overs of the match. In reply, Brisbane Heat successfully chased down that target in 19.1 overs after losing five wickets.
Brief Scores: Sydney Thunder – 174/8 in 20 overs (Alex Hales 46, Daniel Sams 37; Mujeeb Ur Rahman 2/26)
Brisbane Heat – 175/5 in 19.1 overs (Joe Burns 52, Joe Denly 50; Tanveer Sangha 3/40)
The Result – Brisbane Heat won by 5 wickets
Big Bash League 2020-21 (BBL 10), Match 28: Brisbane Heat vs Sydney Thunder – Stats Review
i) The left-arm batsman Usman Khawaja has scored three ducks for for Sydney Thunder and all as an opening batsman.
– most ducks as a left-handed Thunder batsman
- It is the most number of ducks for a left-handed Sydney Thunder batsman.
– 2nd most ducks as a Sydney Thunder opener
- It is the second most number of ducks for a Sydney Thunder opening batsman. Alex Hales is holding the record in this list with 4 ducks for this side as an opening batsman.
Joe Denly and Joe Burns – 2nd highest 3rd-wicket partnership for Heat
i) During the second innings of this match, Joe Denly and Joe Burns put the 90 runs partnership for the third wicket. It was the second highest third-wicket partnership for Brisbane Heat. Their record in this list is 97 runs partnership between Joe Burns and Daniel Christian against Hobart Hurricanes at Brisbane on 28th December 2013.
Joe Burns – 3rd most 50+ scores for Heat
i) Joe Burns registered his fifth half-century or fifth 50+ score for Brisbane Heat. In the list of most 50+ scores for Heat, Burns has moved up to the third position. The top two names in this list are Chris Lynn (20 times 50+ scores; 1 century and 19 half-centuries) and Brendon McCullum (9 times 50+ scores).