Sporting News – In the oppressing heat at Drummoyne Oval, Beth Mooney produced an innings to remember as Brisbane Heat sealed their maiden WBBL crown.

Summary

  • In the oppressing heat at Drummoyne Oval, Beth Mooney produced an innings to remember as Brisbane Heat sealed their maiden WBBL crown.
  • Mooney’s 46-ball 65 helped Brisbane chase down Sydney’s 131 in the final over, with the Heat wrapping it up with four balls to spare.
  • By the time Mooney gave her wicket away, trying to loft, her job was done, even when Brisbane lost wickets late in the chase.
  • Having spent so much time in the middle with her, Short revealed how buggered Mooney actually was, poking fun at her ailing mate.
  • However, having played so much cricket for Australia with the likes of Sixers stars Ellyse Perry and Alyssa Healy, Mooney knew her ill health – and how she managed it – could work into Brisbane’s favour.


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