|Simulation Cricket Authority: Hawkheadquarters.com vs Saintsational.com - Game 2
|Hawkheadquarters.com vs Saintsational.com
Fans from both teams had a great day, in a one day thriller at Telstra Dome.
After winning the coin toss, Hawkheadquarters.com were fired up, and put on a massive 6/272. The innings started slowly, with a constant run rate of around 3 up until the 20th over. Then things changed rapidly, Action_Force was the hero, posting the one day international record, of 130 not out, with a strike rate well over 100. He had reasonable support, with greatbar, The Croadster and Glen Nugent all making over 30.
The bowling was average from Saintsational.com, with speedster HSVKing, only able to snare 2/79 off 16. Halo-9 also chipped in with 2 wickets, while The Craw, and part timer HarveysDeciple got 1 each.
Saintsational.com maintained a steady run rate throughout the entire innings. saint_mite and Dal_Santos_Gal have all but secured their positions as openers, putting on nearly 100 runs for the first wicket. herni the second made just 4, while james_rose made a solid half century. HarveysDeciple made a quick fire 87, which left them in the game.
It came down to the last over. With Saintsational.com requiring only 7 to secure the points, n1ck just had to get the strike to HarveysDeciple, but this proved too much. The first, second, third and fourth ball in the final over, were all dots. n1ck finally got a single, but it left HarveysDeciple requiring a 6 off the final ball. This was never to be, with only 1 being scored off the final ball.
Hawkheadquarters.com won the game by 4 runs. Currently, CricketMX.com are still the table leaders with 3 points, Hawkheadquarters are only a bonus point behind, while Saintsational.com, after having played two games, are 3rd on the table, with just 1 point, which they gained today because they did not concede the bonus point.