India Today – Shane Watson scored the first hundred of the 2019 Big Bash League but a power failure in Brisbane meant the match between Brisbane Heat and Sydney Thunder had to be called off on Thursday.

Summary

  • Shane Watson scored the first hundred of the 2019 Big Bash League but a power failure in Brisbane meant the match between Brisbane Heat and Sydney Thunder had to be called off on Thursday.
  • Watson’s 186 had earlier helped Thunder post 186 for 4 at the Gabba before a bizarre situation brought the match to a halt.
  • Shane Watson’s 100 had set them up perfectly before Brisbane Heat were reduced to 10 for 2 following the dismissals of the dangerous Brendon McCullum and Chris Lynn.
  • Sydney skipper Shane Watson and coach Shane Bond were eager to continue and even offered to bowl only spinners for the sake of safety.
  • With Sydney Thunder in cruise control, Watson and Bond had every reason to feel frustrated.


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