Andre Fletcher celebrates the catch of Colin Ingram within the Big Bash League.© Twitter
West Indies star Andre Fletcher took two sensible diving catches to assist Melbourne Stars beat the Hobart Hurricanes within the ongoing season of the Big Bash League. Fletcher first ran to his proper and dove to take the catch of South Africa’s Colin Ingram after which, within the penultimate over of the thrilling match, he once more took an excellent catch to finish Ben McDermott’s gorgeous knock and successfully end the Hurricanes’ probabilities of finishing the chase, sealing victory for the Stars.
Watch Fletcher’s gorgeous efforts right here:
Still cannot consider these catches #BBL10 pic.twitter.com/hbWgI5x2sS
— KFC Big Bash League (@BBL) January 4, 2021
Marcus Stoinis hit an unbeaten 97 off 55 deliveries to assist the Melbourne Stars put up a complete of 183/6. The all-rounder hit seven fours and as many maximums.
Chasing 184, Hobart Hurricanes’ Ben McDermott hit 91 off 58, however his valiant effort was dropped at an finish by Fletcher’s sensible catch off the bowling of Liam Hatcher on the final supply of the 19th over.
With 21 wanted off the ultimate over, Peter Handscomb managed to hit one six, earlier than being run out because the Hurricanes fell 10 runs wanting the victory.
With the win, Melbourne Stars moved as much as fifth within the desk whereas the Hurricanes stay at fourth.
Fletcher joined the Melbourne Stars this season and has failed to fireplace with the bat. The wicketkeeper-batsman has scored 72 runs in 7 matches at a median of 12 and strike fee of 122.03.
Melbourne Stars will subsequent tackle Brisbane Heat whereas Hobart Hurricane’s subsequent recreation will see them face off towards Sydney Thunder.
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