Cameron Boyce took a double hat-trick
Australia leg-spinner Cameron Boyce created historical past by turning into the first-ever cricketer to realize a uncommon double hat-trick within the historical past of Huge Bash League (BBL). Boyce achieved the feat whereas turning up for the Melbourne Renegades on Wednesday towards the Sydney Thunder within the match quantity 55 of this BBL in Melbourne. Boyce additionally grew to become the primary bowler from the Renegades to realize a BBL hat-trick. Boyce’s unbelievable effort was unfold throughout two overs and it began within the ultimate supply of the seventh over when he dismissed Thunder opener Alex Hales.
Returning to bowl the ninth over, Boyce deceived Jason Sangha off the primary supply because the right-hander obtained stumped attempting to cost down the observe and hit the leggie excessive. Within the subsequent ball, Alex Ross tried to play a reverse sweep and was trapped in entrance as Boyce accomplished his hat-trick.
The drama didn’t finish there because the leg-spinner then dismissed Daniel Sams for a golden duck on the very subsequent ball to make it 4 in 4 and full a double hat-trick.
“We nonetheless cannot consider this occurred!! A double hattie from Cameron Boyce!!” tweeted the BBL.
Watch: Cameron Boyce takes double hat-trick in BBL
— KFC Huge Bash League (@BBL) January 19, 2022
Boyce, who has represented Australia in 7 T20Is, picked up one other wicket to complete with staggering figures of 5 for 21 in his full quota of 4 overs.
That Renegades had been in a position to limit the Thunder to 171 was primarily as a result of single-handed effort by Boyce. All different Renegades bowlers aside from Zahir Khan and Boyce went the journey courtesy Hales and Usman Khawaja (77).
It was Boyce who broke the harmful opening stand between Khawaja and Hales within the seventh over. The Thunder had raced to 80 in 6.5 overs when Boyce turned the match on its head.
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