Women’s Big Bash League Latest News – Ashleigh Gardner smashed fastest WBBL 100

On the first day of WBBL season 3, the journey of league start with amazing game. WBBL 2017 3rd match was playing between Sydney Sixers Women vs Melbourne Stars Women. Ashleigh Gardner smashed the fastest-ever WBBL ton (off just 47 balls) and shared a 150-run stand with Ellyse Perry (91*) to set up a big win for Sydney Sixers against the Melbourne Stars. Sixers lost Alyssa Healey in 2nd over of the match. But after that both Grdner and Perry hold the partnership for second wicket. Ashleigh Gardner caught out by Alana King on bowling of Emma Kearney. She made 114 runs on just 59 balls with 9 4’s and 10 6’s and have the strike rate of 219.23. This was amazing knock ever played in Women’s Big Bash League history.

The duo amassed 18 fours and 14 sixes between them at the North Sydney Oval to power the Sydney Sixers to a massive 242 in their 20 overs.

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Ashleigh Gardner hitting a shot in WBBL season 3. Source – Google Images

In reply, the Stars got off to a quick start thanks to Lizelle’s 64 runs on 36 balls but the opener did not get any support at the another end. With regular wickets falling at the other end, the chase did not threaten the Sydney Sixers, who eventually bagged an 86-run victory.
Brief Scores: Sydney Sixers Women 242/4 (Ashleigh Gardner 114, Ellyse Perry 91; Erin Osborne 2/33) beat Melbourne Stars 156/7 (Lizelle Lee 64; Sarah Aley 2/30) by 86 runs

Watch WBBL 3 SSW vs MSW Today Match Highlights

You can watch Sydney Sixers Women vs Melbourne Stars today match highlights on Sony Liv app. And you can also watch them on Sony SIX.