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Melbourne Renegades vs Sydney Thunder, 22nd Match Cricbuzz, Mobilecric or Vcricket livescore Melbourne Renegades vs Sydney Thunder, 22nd Match 04 Thursday March 2021 184904000000 Sydney Thunder won by 7 runs (DLS method) Cricinfo Commentary updated on 04 Thursday March 2021 184904000000 MLR - 166/6 (17) SYT - 117/2 (12) Cricinfo Commentary updated on 04 Thursday March 2021 184904000000 CRR:  9.75 RR :  11.20 Player of the Match Alex Hales Scorecard Refresh Commentary It was fun calling this game. Double header awaits us tomorrow, hoping for some close games. On that note, goodbye and stay safe everyone! 21:32 Local Time, 11:32 GMT, 17:02 IST: Tick, tock, tick, tock.. the clock is ticking. It's pelting down now and I can see the Sydney Thunder boys exchanging hi-fives in the dug-out. And it's official. We shall not see any play further, meaning Sydney Thunder win this encounter by 7 runs . Heartbreak continues for Melbourne Renegades even in 2021. Came so close yet again but the rain turned out to be a double edged sword for them. But credit to Sydney, they needed more than 10 RPO at the start. Alex Hales set the tone magnificently by blazing away to a 19-ball 45. A blinder from Mackenzie Harvey cut short his stay at the crease but Khawaja continued to motor the chase. Finch and CO. did apply the brakes post Hales' departure but the Southpaw kept the bowlers at bay and Billings too playing his part as the duo trimmed the equation down further before the heavens opened up and shut the door on Melbourne. Anyway, contrasting journey for these two teams which sees the Renegades slipping to their fifth straight loss while this is Sydney's fifth victory in a row. Nothing better than starting the new year on a positive note. 21:22 Local Time, 11:22 GMT, 16:52 IST: Required rate has escalated to 11.20 . Having said that, the rain has gotten heavier again. They are going off. Sydney Thunder ahead now by seven runs with the DLS score at the end of 12 overs being 110. SYT: 117-2 after 12 overs 11.6 Will Sutherland to Khawaja, no run, good comeback from Sutherland. Shorter and it straightens after pitching to startle Khawaja, who gets opened up as he pokes at it nervously 11.5 Will Sutherland to Khawaja, no run, Sutherland corrects his length and goes short outside off, Khawaja makes room to cut and gets beaten by the extra zip 11.4 Will Sutherland to Khawaja, FOUR , very calculated shot from Khawaja. Knew mid-on was inside, so went across, stood deep and lofted this full ball over the fielder's head 11.3 Will Sutherland to Billings, 1 run, pacy short delivery, rushes onto the batsman. Billings gloves it to square leg 11.2 Will Sutherland to Billings, no run, half-hearted shout for a caught-behind but the umpire is unmoved. Spicy bouncer from Sutherland, getting good wheels as it smells past Billings' face as he looks to pull 11.1 Will Sutherland to Billings, no run, fullish and stops on the wicket, Billings is early into the drive and tamely chips it in front of mid-off Will Sutherland, right-arm fast medium, comes into the attack Gotta back the Thunder at this stage given that they still have the option of Power Surge. SYT: 112-2 after 11 overs 10.6 Peter Hatzoglou to Billings, 1 run, Billings tries to repeat the previous shot, but this bounces more than he expected. Harper can't grab it cleanly.. 10.5 Peter Hatzoglou to Billings, FOUR , this is sensible batting from Billings. Hatzoglou doesn't turn much, just lasers it in quicker. So, Billings quickly gets his body weight lower, changes his bat grip and reverse-sweeps it wide of the short third man fielder 10.4 Peter Hatzoglou to Khawaja, 1 run, jams this darter to extra cover 10.3 Peter Hatzoglou to Billings, 1 run, tossed up, Billings skips out and nearly checked his push back to the bowler. Just out of Hatzoglou's reach, who stretches his right hand but it eludes him 10.2 Peter Hatzoglou to Khawaja, 1 run, flighted leg-break outside off, lifted to long-off 10.1 Peter Hatzoglou to Khawaja, 2 runs, overpitched delivery outside off, Khawaja leans across and drives it to the left of sweeper cover. Calls for two and gets it.. Peter Hatzoglou [2.0-0-10-0] is back into the attack 71 needed off 42 balls . SYT: 102-2 after 10 overs 9.6 Imad Wasim to Billings, no run, flighted on leg-stump, hint of spin for Wasim. Billings respects and blocks Load More Commentary

Melbourne Renegades vs Sydney Thunder, 22nd Match

Cricbuzz, Mobilecric or Vcricket livescore Melbourne Renegades vs Sydney Thunder, 22nd Match 04 Thursday March 2021 184904000000

Sydney Thunder won by 7 runs (DLS method)

Cricinfo Commentary updated on 04 Thursday March 2021 184904000000

MLR - 166/6 (17)
SYT - 117/2 (12)

Cricinfo Commentary updated on 04 Thursday March 2021 184904000000
CRR:  9.75
RR :  11.20

Player of the Match

Commentary

It was fun calling this game. Double header awaits us tomorrow, hoping for some close games. On that note, goodbye and stay safe everyone!

21:32 Local Time, 11:32 GMT, 17:02 IST: Tick, tock, tick, tock.. the clock is ticking. It's pelting down now and I can see the Sydney Thunder boys exchanging hi-fives in the dug-out. And it's official. We shall not see any play further, meaning Sydney Thunder win this encounter by 7 runs. Heartbreak continues for Melbourne Renegades even in 2021. Came so close yet again but the rain turned out to be a double edged sword for them. But credit to Sydney, they needed more than 10 RPO at the start. Alex Hales set the tone magnificently by blazing away to a 19-ball 45. A blinder from Mackenzie Harvey cut short his stay at the crease but Khawaja continued to motor the chase. Finch and CO. did apply the brakes post Hales' departure but the Southpaw kept the bowlers at bay and Billings too playing his part as the duo trimmed the equation down further before the heavens opened up and shut the door on Melbourne. Anyway, contrasting journey for these two teams which sees the Renegades slipping to their fifth straight loss while this is Sydney's fifth victory in a row. Nothing better than starting the new year on a positive note.

21:22 Local Time, 11:22 GMT, 16:52 IST: Required rate has escalated to 11.20. Having said that, the rain has gotten heavier again. They are going off. Sydney Thunder ahead now by seven runs with the DLS score at the end of 12 overs being 110.

SYT: 117-2 after 12 overs

11.6 Will Sutherland to Khawaja, no run, good comeback from Sutherland. Shorter and it straightens after pitching to startle Khawaja, who gets opened up as he pokes at it nervously

11.5 Will Sutherland to Khawaja, no run, Sutherland corrects his length and goes short outside off, Khawaja makes room to cut and gets beaten by the extra zip

11.4 Will Sutherland to Khawaja, FOUR, very calculated shot from Khawaja. Knew mid-on was inside, so went across, stood deep and lofted this full ball over the fielder's head

11.3 Will Sutherland to Billings, 1 run, pacy short delivery, rushes onto the batsman. Billings gloves it to square leg

11.2 Will Sutherland to Billings, no run, half-hearted shout for a caught-behind but the umpire is unmoved. Spicy bouncer from Sutherland, getting good wheels as it smells past Billings' face as he looks to pull

11.1 Will Sutherland to Billings, no run, fullish and stops on the wicket, Billings is early into the drive and tamely chips it in front of mid-off

Will Sutherland, right-arm fast medium, comes into the attack

Gotta back the Thunder at this stage given that they still have the option of Power Surge.

SYT: 112-2 after 11 overs

10.6 Peter Hatzoglou to Billings, 1 run, Billings tries to repeat the previous shot, but this bounces more than he expected. Harper can't grab it cleanly..

10.5 Peter Hatzoglou to Billings, FOUR, this is sensible batting from Billings. Hatzoglou doesn't turn much, just lasers it in quicker. So, Billings quickly gets his body weight lower, changes his bat grip and reverse-sweeps it wide of the short third man fielder

10.4 Peter Hatzoglou to Khawaja, 1 run, jams this darter to extra cover

10.3 Peter Hatzoglou to Billings, 1 run, tossed up, Billings skips out and nearly checked his push back to the bowler. Just out of Hatzoglou's reach, who stretches his right hand but it eludes him

10.2 Peter Hatzoglou to Khawaja, 1 run, flighted leg-break outside off, lifted to long-off

10.1 Peter Hatzoglou to Khawaja, 2 runs, overpitched delivery outside off, Khawaja leans across and drives it to the left of sweeper cover. Calls for two and gets it..

Peter Hatzoglou [2.0-0-10-0] is back into the attack

71 needed off 42 balls.

SYT: 102-2 after 10 overs

9.6 Imad Wasim to Billings, no run, flighted on leg-stump, hint of spin for Wasim. Billings respects and blocks