Friday, 11 August 2017

KSL Match Notes - Vipers v Storm

Game One
Vipers v Storm at the Ageas

10th August 2017

* Toss won by the Vipers who inserted the Storm

* Storm waste the powerplay getting to 19/2 after 6 overs (Priest ct behind 3 & Knight bowled 1)

* Linsey Smith completes her four overs straight off with 1/9

* Hennessy hits 14 off the 9th over from Brindle (only boundaries of the innings) but is out next over lbw to Bates for 22 (31 balls)

* After 10 overs Storm are 41/3 with Stafanie Taylor & Fran Wilson at the crease

* 41/4 (Taylor 8); 44/5 (Luff run out by direct hit from Edwards); 58/6 (MacLeod 4 lobs catch back to Bates); 61/7 (Wilson 10 caught behind chasing wide one); 62/8 (Dibble 2 run out) ; 62/9 (Nicholas 0 bowled Matthews)

* Storm bowled out for 70 with 7 balls to come as Freya Davies 7 is run out by direct hit from the cover boundary by Smith


* Suzie Bates & Hayley Matthews open for Vipers - first over maiden which includes a simple missed stumping of Bates by Rachel Priest; second over 4; third over 9 (2 sumptious drives from Matthews)

* Fourth over from Kiwi international Holly Huddleston goes for 34!! It included four no balls.

* Matthews skews drive to cover & is caught in sixth over - 55/1

* Bates finishes the game with last ball of the ninth over going for 6. She is 47 not out and player of the match

Link to scorecard

Video highlights here



  1. Here in NZ, we were hoping our future attack would be Tahuhu/Huddleston/Rowe .... hope HH can come back from this, she's got a pretty good international record

  2. So Martin do you want to change your predictions for the KSL???