Playing for Kent Spitfires in England's Twenty20 Blast competition, Denly smashed 102 from just 63 deliveries to help his team amass an imposing score of 6-173.
The 32-year-old then followed up his century by claiming a hat-trick with his part-time leg spin on his way to figures of 3-31 from four overs as the Spitfires held on for a six-run victory over Surrey.
What a special night!! We have been involved in some thrillers this year and we keep finding a way, Great fun to be apart of!! 🙌🏻 Thanks for all the messages appreciate it 😁 #Spitfires— Joe Denly (@joed1986) July 7, 2018
In his four matches for the Sixers last season, Denly amassed 146 runs at an impressive strike rate of 131.53.