No batsman likes a well-directed bouncer coming exhausting at them, and it typically shakes them up. For quick bowlers, bouncer is a superb weapon, and so they love seeing opposition batsmen squirm when confronted with a bumper. In the Sheffield Shield match between Queensland and South Australia, Queensland bowler Mark Steketee made life very tough for South Australia’s Liam Scott. Bowling on Day four of the match, Steketee delivered a nasty bouncer that Liam Scott tried to duck underneath, however the ball struck him flush on the helmet and he fell to the bottom.
He had barely recovered from the blow when, within the very subsequent supply, Steketee bowled an absolute peach to ship the batsman again to the pavilion. The 26-year-old pacer adopted his bouncer up with a fuller supply, barely huge, which Scott determined to depart alone, however the ball nipped again in to hit the off-stump and dislodge the bails.
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The final one-two punch! Thankfully Liam Scott was OK after copping this nasty blow to the helmet, however he had greater than a sore head to fret concerning the subsequent ball #SheffieldShield pic.twitter.com/JkpKLPj1AQ
— cricket.com.au (@cricketcomau) November 11, 2020
Queensland had gained the toss and elected to bat on the Gliderol Stadium in Adelaide. Centuries from captain Usman Khawaja, Matt Renshaw and Jimmy Peirson helped Queensland placed on a giant whole within the first innings, as they declared at 496/5.
Leg-spinner Mitchell Swepson then took a five-wicket haul as they bowled out South Australia for 154.
Khawaja then scored a breezy unbeaten 46, earlier than Queensland declared at 105/3, setting South Australia a goal of 448.
Callum Ferguson scored 97 and Harry Nielsen hit a century as South Australia tried to chase the mammoth whole, however they had been bowled out for 385 as Queensland gained by 62 runs.
Steketee took 4 within the second innings, together with the important thing wickets of Ferguson and Nielsen.
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