Age, The (Melbourne, Australia) – Gilkes dropped Marsh in the first over of the Scorchers’ innings when the opener was yet to score.

Summary

  • Gilkes dropped Marsh in the first over of the Scorchers’ innings when the opener was yet to score.
  • LoadingMarsh made Gilkes pay dearly, scoring an unbeaten 96 off 55 balls in a knock that featured five fours and five sixes.
  • Sydney lost Shane Watson early in their run chase, but Ferguson pummelled Perth’s talented attack to all parts of the ground to set up the win.
  • Credit:AAPAnd Gilkes shook off his error with the gloves to join in on the fun, combining with Ferguson for a match-winning 120-run stand after surprisingly being chosen to open.
  • “I was a bit down in the dumps,” Gilkes said of the dropped catch.


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