Trent Rockets could not have anticipated for a greater begin within the 2022 version of The Hundred males’s. The staff, captained by Lewis Gregory, defeated Birmingham Phoenix by six wickets on Saturday, August 6 at Trent Bridge in Nottingham.
After being put in to bat first, Liam Livingston’s 28-ball 47 helped the Phoenix publish a aggressive rating of 143 for the lack of seven wickets. Miles Hammond and skipper Moeen Ali additionally made very important contributions. Daniel Sams and Samit Patel picked up three and two wickets respectively.
The Rockets misplaced Dawid Malan early, however Alex Hales and Colin Munro placed on 52 runs for the second wicket to deliver their staff again into the competition. Munro acquired out after scoring 36, however Hales carried on to notch a 41-ball 58.
Joe Root additionally performed a useful knock of 34 off 36. The Rockets acquired a number of late wickets, nevertheless it wasn’t sufficient for them to cross the end line.
The Hundred 2022 – Most runs record
Southern Courageous’s James Vince stays the main run-scorer within the event to date. His prime rating of 71* in opposition to the Welsh Fireplace additionally stays the best particular person rating within the competitors to this point.
Manchester Originals’ Jos Buttler and Trent Rockets’ Alex Hales are second and third within the record respectively. There’s additionally an opportunity for the likes of Liam Livingstone and Eoin Morgan to climb the ladder.
The Hundred 2022 – Most wickets record
Trent Rockets’ Daniel Sams has changed London Spirit’s Nathan Ellis because the main wicket-taker within the event. Each have three wickets apiece to their names, however Sams has a greater financial system charge of eight in comparison with Ellis’s 8.40.