5th match of ongoing Women’s Big Bash League 2017 is about to be played between Adelaide Strikers Women and Hobart Hurricanes Women on 10th December. The T20 BBL match is going to be played at Gliderol Stadium, which is situated in Adelaide. As per the local time, the cricket match is scheduled to commence at 12:00 PM.
The two teams have earlier confronted against each other in their first match of this fastest format of cricket tournament in Australia. Hobart Hurricanes Women faced defeat against Adelaide Strikers Women in that match which was played on 9th December at the same venue where the today’s match is going to be played.
Batting first, Adelaide Strikers Women scored 183 runs in 20 overs. The opposite team failed to chase the target and ended up scoring 138 runs in 20 overs. Sophie Devine bagged ‘Player of the Match’ award for her versatile performance in this T20 cricket match. Devine scored 46 runs in 21 balls. Showcasing appreciable performance in bowling also, the lady cricketer picked up two wickets in that match.
With a positive net run rate of +2.250, Adelaide Strikers Women is securing 2nd rank in the points table. The team has earned 2 points from the victory in initial game. On other side, Hobart Hurricanes Women is at 7th position in the standings. The team’s net run rate is -2.250. Victory in today’s match is indeed necessary for the team to boost its rank in point table.