Besides IPL, the Big Bash League of Australia is exceptionally famous among all the T20 leagues. The 13th season of the BBL is currently going on. On January, 20, Adelaide Strikers and Perth Scorchers locked horns at the Optus Stadium. The Strikers played exceptionally well. But Adelaide Strikers batter Harry Nielsen’s run out caught the attention.
On January 20, Adelaide Strikers and Perth Scorchers met in the play-offs of the BBL 13. In that match, Harry Nielsen’s runout added an extra flavor to the match. In the 10th over of the first innings when Adelaide Strikers was batting, the moment took place. The viral video of the dismissal is breaking the internet.
Andrew Tye came to bat in the 10th over. The bowler bowled a length ball around off, prompting Nielsen to push it firmly to the right of Aaron Hardie stationed at mid-on. An audacious call for a single follows, setting the stage for an unforeseen twist. Aaron Hardie swiftly seizes the ball and, with pinpoint accuracy, demolishes the stumps in a split second with a direct hit. In the blink of an eye, Nielsen finds himself well short of his crease. The TV replay seals his fate, confirming the dismissal, and Nielsen departs.
Adelaide Strikers vs. Perth Scorchers:
After having an exciting season, BBL13 has come to the play-off stage. After winning the toss, Perth Scorchers won the toss and decided to bowl first. While batting first, Adelaide Strikers had a shaky start. Skipper Matthew Short walked away after scoring 13 runs in 13 balls. Jake Weatherald scored an amazing half-century. He got dismissed after scoring 56 runs in 32 balls. Benjamin Maneti scored 23 runs in 20 balls. In 20 overs, the Strikers scored 155/7.
Perth Scorchers tried to give a good start. Sam Fanning scored 31 runs in 20 balls. After that, wickets were falling quickly. Jos Inglish scored 12 runs in 11 balls. Cooper Connolly played a knock of 31 runs in 22 balls. They got all out in just the 17th over after scoring 105 runs. Adelaide Strikers registered a win of 50 runs.