Ballarat’s Matt Short survives historic BBL decision to take man of the match

December 15, 2022 7:46 am in by

Ballarat’s Matt Short has been named player of the match in Adelaide Strikers Big Bash win at Adelaide Oval.

Short’s match high knock of 84 helped set a target of 185 for the Sydney Sixers.

It proved an unassailable total, Sydney finishing the team’s 20 overs 7 for 133, giving Adelaide a 51 run victory.

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Early in his innings, Short survived the BBL’s historic first-ever DRS challenge.

After being ruled lbw, Short successfully reviewed the decision, television replays confirming the ball was missing the stumps.

It was the Strikers first match of the 2022/23 BBL season, Short is back in action tomorrow night against the Sydney Thunder.


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