Right-handed opener remained unbeaten on 76 runs
Opener Joe Denly smashed 76 runs as Sydney Sixers beat Adelaide Strikers by six wickets in match 22 of the ongoing Big Bash League (BBL).
Right-handed opener struck eight boundaries and a six in his unbeaten knock which took the Sixers over the line inside 19 overs.
Wicketkeeper-batsman Josh Philippe scored 30 runs and remained not out.
Afghanistan’s star leg-spinner Rashid Khan claimed two wickets for 25 runs in his four-over spell for the Strikers.
Earlier, thanks to a brilliant half-century by Jake Weatherald and unbeaten 42 runs cameo by Jonathan Wells, the Strikers reached 150-5 in 20 overs.
Steve O'Keefe claimed two wickets while Sean Abbott and Tom Curran bagged a wicket each for the winning side.
Due to his outstanding batting, Denly was given the player of the match award.