BBL 2021-22: In the Big Bash League ( BBL 2021-22 ) being played in Australia, a major accident was avoided in the match between Sydney Sixers and Adelaide Strikers on Monday. Sydney Sixers captain Moises Henriques survived a serious injury. In the match, a ball came to his guard and groin and hit it very fast. After which, Henriques also appeared in a lot of trouble for some time. However, the good news is that his injury is not serious.
Moises Henriques survived a major accident
A major accident was avoided in the match between Sydney Sixers and Adelaide Strikers in the Big Bash League (BBL 2021-22) on Monday. In fact, after winning the toss, the ball was in the hands of Henry Thornton in the 10th over of the Sydney Sixers’ innings and came out to bat.
On the third ball of this over, batsman Jack Edwards played a strong shot. The ball went to the non-striker’s end, so Henriques jumped up and opened his legs so that the shot went out. But he could not escape the ball and the ball came near his guard and groin. After the ball hit, he sat on the crease for a while but then he took a long breath and stood up. A video of this has been shared from the official Twitter handle of BBL.
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Adelaide won by 8 wickets
In the 51st match of the Big Bash League (BBL 2021-22), there was a clash between the teams Sydney Sixers and Adelaide Strikers. In the match, Sydney Sixers suffered a major defeat by 8 wickets. After winning the toss in the match, Sydney Sixers scored 161 runs for the loss of 7 wickets in the allotted 20 overs. For Sydney, young batsman Justin Avendano scored 52 runs in just 29 balls with the help of 1 four and 2 sixes.
In reply, Adelaide completed this target in 17.3 overs losing only 2 wickets. Ian Cockbain played an unbeaten inning of 71 runs for the Adelaide team. For which he was also adjudged man of the match. Apart from Cockbain, Matt Ranshaw also played a brilliant half-century of 50 runs.