Melbourne Stars Natalie Sciver carried her team home to inflict a dominating eight-wicket win against Sydney Thunder in Match 36 of Women’s Big Bash League 2020 (WBBL). Natalie Sciver was named “Player of the Match” for her blistering performance with the bat as well as the ball. Sciver dented Sydney Thunder’s inning with her dominating spell of 2-24 and also scored 36 runs off 31 balls to ease Melbourne Stars’ chase of 132 runs in the second innings.
WBBL 2020: Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Thunders match Report
Our hot streak continues with a sixth consecutive victory – defeating the Sydney Thunder by eight wickets tonight.
Match report ⬇️https://t.co/dvLKiafAHz
— Melbourne Stars (@StarsBBL) November 14, 2020
Melbourne Stars clinched the top spot of the Women’s Big Bash League 2020 (WBBL) points-table with a win over Sydney Thunder at the Sydney Showground Stadium on Saturday. The Meg Lanning-led side has a total of 15 points to their name with 6 wins in 10 games in the season so far. Perth Scorchers Women are second in the points table with 12 points in their bank.
WBBL 2020: Natalie Sciver’s Diving Catch Stole the Show vs Thunder
Apart from Melbourne Stars’ crucial victory, Natalie Sciver’s mesmerizing catch against the Thunder’s stole all the limelight in the game. Natalie Sciver took a perfectly-timed one-handed catch to get rid of Sydney Thunder’s Tammy Beaumont in the 13th over of the match. Fans went berserk after watching Natalie Sciver’s outstanding athletism in the pitch.
WBBL 2020: Natalie Sciver’s Exceptional Catch vs Thunder
You are KIDDING! 😱 Nat Sciver, that is out of this WORLD!
Catch of the season so far, no doubt about it. pic.twitter.com/RBPZhEK4Bk
— Rebel Women’s Big Bash League (@WBBL) November 14, 2020
WBBL 2020: Fan Reacts To Nat Sciver’s Catch
It stuck so well that she couldn’t then even throw it up to celebrate. Gecko hands.
— Battling Lefty (@murzo_4) November 14, 2020
Take a bow @natsciver!
— Tim Solley (@tpimms) November 14, 2020
— Dušan Lanco (@Dusanlanco) November 14, 2020
Jodie Hicks vs Strikers pretty close I reckon @Julia_price1
— Max Bryden (@max_smart) November 14, 2020