It was a very good day for Thunder boys as they were able to get the 4 th win in the season by beating the powerful Strikers squad.
Earlier in the day Sydeney Thunder won the toss and decided they will bat first in good conditions for batting.
They were able to add on 168 runs the board in their 20 overs by just loosing 6 wickets with a very good batting display by captain Shane Watson who scored 68 runs.
In reply Strikers were only able to add on only 97 runs ,giving Thunder a win by 71 runs.
Arjun Nair did a good job for Thunder to limit Strikers for 97 runs as he was able to take 3 wickets for 12 runs in his 3 overs.
Player of the match was Shane Watson and with that win Thunder got on to the second place of the score board and Strikers get down to 5 th position.
Match summary is as follows:
SYDNEY THUNDER 168-6(20 overs)
Shane Watson 68 R.Khan 2-21
ADELAIDE STRIKERS 97-10(17.4 overs)
Colin Ingram 48 A.Nair 3-12
Thunder won by 71 runs