Melbourne Stars defeated Perth Scorchers today at the Melbourne Cricket Ground by 10 runs. Nepal’s Spin sensation Sandeep Lamichhane was not in the Starting XI today.
Stars batted first and made 141 runs from 20 overs. Hilton Cartright made maximum runs for Stars today. Total 58 runs came from his bat from 56 balls. Glenn Maxwell made 24 and Nick Larkin made 24 runs from 18 balls for Melbourne Stars.
Matthew Kelly took 3 wickets giving 27 runs from 4 overs. Jhye Richardson and Fawad Ahmed took a wicket each for Perth Scorchers.
Perth Scorchers also batted well than their previous match against Melbourne Stars. Cameron Bancroft made 32 runs. Kurtis Patterson made 20 and
Liam Livingstone made 18 runs for Perth.
But only this was not enogh to chase 142 runs and could only make 131 runs at last.
Stars once again bowled really well.
Nic Maddinson took 3 whereas Clint Hinchilffe and Daniel Worall took a wicket each for Melbourne Stars.