Jordan Silk got here up with a second of the season within the opener of the Big Bash League 2020-21 on Thursday throughout Sydney Sixers’ conflict in opposition to reigning champions Hobart Hurricanes on the Bellerive Oval in Hobart.
Sydney Sixers, who gained the toss first, selected to bowl first. The group’s resolution paid off initially because the Sixers bowlers restricted the Hurricanes to 76/four inside 12 overs.
Within the 15th over of the primary innings, Sixers’ batsman Silk pulled off an unimaginable fielding effort on the boundary rope. Saving 4 runs for his group, he dived past the boundary rope and pulled one again to stop a six.
Silk managed to throw it whereas being suspended from the bottom.
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Regardless of Silk’s heroics, the Sixers went on to lose the opener by 16 runs.
After the Hurricanes posted 178/eight on the finish of 20 overs owing to Colin Ingram and Tim David’s fifties, the Sixers might solely handle to attain 162/6. James Vince scored a valiant 41-ball 67, whereas Silk went boundaryless in his 13-run knock.