In the 9th match of the Big Bash League 2021-22 season, a match was played between Perth Perth Scorchers and Adelaide Strikers. In this match, Perth won the toss and batted first and scored a mammoth score of 195 runs in 20 overs. In reply, Adelaide was reduced to 146 runs in 17.5 overs and Perth won by 49 runs. The biggest attraction in this match was Perth’s opener Colin Munro and he robbed the entire gathering on the strength of his innings. Colin Munro’s excellent innings resulted in Perth registering a big win over Adelaide.
Colin Munro scored an unbeaten 114 off 73 balls:
Perth scored a big score against Adelaide on the basis of Colin Munro’s innings. Munro played an innings of 73 runs in this match with the help of 6 sixes and 8 fours and scored an unbeaten 114 runs and his strike rate was 156.16. Munro shared a 132-run partnership for the first wicket with Bancroft and Bancroft also scored 45 runs off 37 balls with the help of 5 fours and was run out. At the same time, captain Ashton Turner played an innings of 14 not out off 10 balls. This was Munro’s fifth century in the T20 format.
Adelaide’s team collapsed in response to this score made by Perth. The bowlers of Perth made Adelaide in bad shape and this team was all out for 146 runs. Adelaide’s Matthew Short scored 63 runs in 47 balls with the help of 2 sixes and 4 fours, but he could not win his team. Apart from the short, none of the other batsmen of the team could do anything special. On the other hand, Jason Behrendorff and Andrew Tay took three wickets each for Perth.