Big Bash League: Haris Rauf bags hat-trick against Thunder

The right-arm fast bowler now has 13 wickets in just for games in Big Bash League season 2019/20.

Pakistan’s quick Haris Rauf claimed a hat-trick against Sydney Thunder in BBL’s match. Rauf and his captain Glenn Maxwell helped Melbourne Stars to attain their place at the top of the tournament’s table.

The Thunder, while batting first, failed to put a big total on the board to defend. The could only manage to score 145 runs at Melbourne Cricket Ground against the home team. With 41, Matthew Gilkes was highest run scorer for ST followed by their captain Callum Ferguson’s 35.

In reply to the target of 146, Marcus Stoinis smashed another half-century. Stars’ skipper Maxwell led his team to the victory with blistering 59 off just 37 deliveries.

Rauf named Player of the Match with his magnificent bowling figures of 3 for 23 in full quota of four overs. Now after gaining 12 – jointly most with Sydney Sixers – points from 7 games, MS are sitting on the top of the table with better Net run rate.


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