A brilliant spell by Liam Hatcher 3/29 of Melbourne Stars has restricted Melbourne Renegades to 150 with Sam Harper top scoring with 63 (52) runs in Match No.42 of Big Bash League today. Shaun Marsh 24 (21) and Harvey 29 (17) are the other main run getters for Renegades.
Melbourne Stars reached their target of 151 by losing only 4 wickets with 5 balls remaining. Marcus Stoinis and Nick Larkin with identical scores of 42 in 32 balls ensured easy victory for Melbourne Stars. Kane Richardson with 2 wickets, Sutherland, and Hatzoglou with 1 wicket each are main strike bowlers for Renegades.
Melbourne Stars are in 3rd place with 23 points, well within the reach of playoffs while Renegades are at the bottom of the table 10 points.