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Sixers Academy notches win over Lahore Qalandars

27 October 2017

The Sydney Sixers Academy defeated the Lahore Qalandars by 38 runs in their Academy Quadrangular Series fixture at Blacktown International Sports Park on Thursday.

After losing the toss and being sent into bat, the Sixers set about building an imposing total of 4/202 from their 20 overs.

Opener Justin Avendano top scored for the boys in Magenta with a superb innings of 102, which included a pair of huge sixes that landed on the train tracks at BISP. He was ably supported by Jack Edwards who notched 43.

In response, the Qalandars run chase was stifled by the bowling of Alex Glendenning (2/23) and Ben Maneti (2/31), who restricted the Pakistani outfit to to 164.

The Sixers Academy will play the Hobart Hurricanes Academy next Tuesday as they look to book a spot in the Academy Quadrangular Series Final on November 2.

October 31: vs Hurricanes at Blacktown International Sports Park (3pm)

November 2: FINAL TBC at TBC (2pm)

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