BBL 2019-20, Match 15: Melbourne Renegades vs Adelaide Strikers – Finch's batting milestones, Strikers' winning streak, 4-fer by Richardson and more stats

BBL 2019-20, Match 15: Melbourne Renegades vs Adelaide Strikers – Finch’s batting milestones, Strikers’ winning streak, 4-fer by Richardson and more stats

All the statistical highlights from Adelaide Strikers’ victory over Melbourne Renegades.

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The Adelaide Strikers continue to be unbeaten in the BBL 2019-20 as they registered their 3rd win across four matches and moved on the top of the points table. Philip Salt (26-ball 54) and Alex Carey (41) helped the Strikers to finish on 155/6. The Renegades finished at only 137/8 and lost by 18 runs. Aaron Finch (50) and Beau Webster (37* off 26) couldn’t save the day for them. The defending champions have lost all the four matches in the season thus far.

All the statistical highlights from Adelaide Strikers’ victory over Melbourne Renegades:

Strikers’ winning streak at the Docklands:

4 – Adelaide Strikers won each of their last four Big Bash League matches at the Docklands. Both Strikers and Renegades clashed off five times and the only win of Melbourne team was in 2012-13 season by 48 runs.


Finch @ 2000:

2046Aaron Finch became only the 2nd player to complete 2000 runs in the Big Bash League. Chris Lynn (2054) achieved the milestone on Sunday in his 64th inning while Finch got there in only 58 innings.


18 – Finch now shares the record for the most fifty-plus scores in the Big Bash League with Chris Lynn. Both the players have scored a hundred and 17 fifties apiece in the BBL thus far.


Finch’s records at the Docklands:

1036 – Runs Aaron Finch has aggregated in the BBL at the Docklands Stadium in Melbourne. He is the first player with 1000+ runs at a venue in the Big Bash League.


8 – Number of fifty-plus scores in the Big Bash League for Aaron Finch at the Docklands; the most 50+ scores by any player in the BBL at a venue. Chris Lynn at the Gabba, Shaun Marsh at the WACA and D’Arcy Short in Hobart have seven fifty-plus scores apiece in the BBL.


3 – Finch became only the 3rd player to complete 1000 T20 runs at an Australian venue. Shaun Marsh (1170 runs) at the W.A.C.A Ground and Chris Lynn (1036 runs) at the Gabba are the other players with 1000+ T20 runs at a venue in Australia.


Yet another 4-wicket haul for Richardson:

4 – Number of 4-wicket hauls for Kane Richardson in the Big Bash League; the joint 2nd most BBL 4-fers for any player. Andrew Tye has five 4-wicket hauls across 52 BBL games while Daniel Christian also claimed four 4-fers from 78 BBL matches.


An average of 161:

161 – Jonathan Wells has scored 161 runs across four innings in this BBL before getting out for the first time. He has scores of 68*, 18*, 55* and 20 in the four matches played by Strikers in BBL 2019-20.