Melbourne Stars v Hobart Hurricane

Melbourne Stars v Hobart Hurricane Match :The Hobart Hurricanes have named a travelling squad of 13 for todays  match against the Melbourne Stars at Allan Border Field in Brisbane. 

The squad consists of: Elyse Villani (c), Maisy Gibson,Nicola Carey, Ruth Johnston, Naomi Stalenberg ,Heather Graham,Shabnim Ismail (o/s),Lizelle Lee (o/s),Tabatha Saville Hayley Silver-Holmes,Amy Smith,Bryony Smith (o/s) ,Molly Strano

Match Details:

Melbourne Stars v Hobart Hurricane  Friday 17 November  Allan Border Field, Brisbane First ball: 4.10 pm AEDT

In their most recent match against the Melbourne Renegades, the Melbourne Stars won for the third time by a margin of only four runs. With the help of Alice Capsey (23) and Annabel Sutherland (24), captain Meg Lanning put on a brilliant 67 not out (49) innings, bringing her side to a respectable total of
144 runs. Bowling-wise, Annabel was excellent, taking four wickets in her four overs   and giving up just 22 runs. With a wicket each, Kim Garth and Sophie Day also helped to restrict the opponents to 140/6.

Conversely, in their last game, the Hobart Hurricanes lost to Brisbane by 53 runs. Heather Graham and Shabnim Ismail both claimed two wickets in the opening innings, and with the help of other bowlers, they held Brisbane Heat to 184/5. The Hurricanes’ hitters, however, had trouble, and they were out of the game after 17.3 overs at 131.