|Simulation Cricket Authority: CricketMX Blue vs CricketMX Orange - Only Twenty20
|CricketMX Blue vs CricketMX Orange
CricketMX.com's domestic season ended in an enjoyable Twenty20 fixture. With the important First Class and One Day matches behind them, it was time to let the players run wild, and slog, slog, slog.
Both teams tried new opening combinations, and garmabeaneth was partnered with hockeyjock686. garmabeaneth, one of one three players in the game, and the only one in her team, to have any prior Twenty20 experience, got the ball rolling on the first ball, smashing Red XIII for 6.
She scored a further 9 runs from the first over.
hockeyjock686 took a more subdued approach, surprising everyone, after ending the One Day series with the highest strike rate of any batsman.
garmabeaneth was the first out, given LBW by umpire thewizeard of BalladP2P.com. She made 40 from 27, taking her to 64 runs in Twenty20 cricket.
dr sad came in and took most of the strike, leaving hockeyjock686 to play the singles. After scoring 30 from 23, dr sad fell and Blue was on 2/83. Soon after, hockeyjock686 departed for 31 at just under a run a ball.
pokesthelippyfish was caught on 14, leaving nesman and moongirl to finish the innings.
nesman made a timely 30 from 18, to put his name in contention for the CricketMX.com World Cup squad. moongirl made 15 not out from half the number of deliveries nesman faced.
7 sixes were scored in the innings, and after 20 overs, Blue were 4/160, the third highest Twenty20 score.
Both BONGOMAN and Red XIII took 2 wickets, while Burian was economical, with 0/13 from his 3 overs, including a maiden. frogster bowled just 1 over, and conceded 15 runs.
It took grinch2171 3 balls to get off the mark when Orange's innings started. the docs mum got off the mark immediately, a relief for her after scoring a 4 ball duck in her previous Twenty20 encounter.
Together, they made 94 runs to effectively put Blue out of the game. grinch2171 fell 2 short of a half-century, bowled Toy, stumped krb107.
vinhkhoi quickly put on 36 (from 21) before squirrel_king clean bowled him. the docs mum passed 50, continuing her domination in all forms of cricket.
Leon played a cameo of 10 runs from 3 balls to please the crowd. Both Leon and the docs mum were unbeaten after 16.3 overs, having successfully chased down the target of 160. Orange finished on 2/161.
the docs mum picked up another man of the match award.