The adage catches wins matches stood true when West Indies star Andre Fletcher took two sensational catches in a nail-biting match in tenth season of Massive Bash League 2020-21 in Hobart on Monday. Fletcher took two good diving catches to assist his crew the Melbourne Stars defeat Hobart Hurricanes by 10 runs within the ongoing BBL 2020-21 season.
Fletcher, who’s nicknamed because the Spiceman, displayed superb acrobatic expertise within the 17th over of the sport to dismiss two most essential batsmen within the Hurricanes’ line-up.
Hobart Hurricanes’ gamers Colin Ingram and Ben McDermott had been dangerously seeking to take the match away, chasing a good whole of 183 set by the Melbourne Stars. The duo decreased the chase to attain 45 runs from 21 balls, when Ingram smacked one by the additional cowl area off Billy Stanlake’s supply. Fletcher rushed in from the ropes and even initially misjudged the trajectory of the ball, in the long run, he threw himself to his proper to take a screamer.
Fletcher as soon as once more displayed his phenomenal effort within the penultimate over of the sport. This time he once more took an excellent catch to finish McDermott’s good knock of 91 runs from 58 deliveries off the bowling of Liam Hatcher on the final supply of the 19th over. The Hurricanes nonetheless wanted 21 runs within the remaining over, Peter Handscomb did handle to hit a six, nonetheless, he ultimately was run out and the house facet fell in need of 10 runs of a possible win.
The BBL 2020-21 match between the 2 sides was not solely thrilling, but it surely was additionally witness to Fletcher’s dancing strikes. It was a sight to recollect because the 33-year-old celebrated in type after taking every of his two phenomenal catches.
Watch Fletcher’s sensational efforts right here:
A brief video clip of Fletcher’s superb efforts on the sphere had been shared on-line by BBL’s social media crew by their official Twitter deal with. Since logging on, the video has been seen over 75 thousand occasions on the micro running a blog website whereas a number of customers lauded the wicketkeeper-batsman on his superb fielding.
With the win, Melbourne Stars moved as much as fifth place within the desk whereas the Hurricanes stand fourth.