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BBL 13 | Josh Brown Scripts History With 12 Sixes Vs Adelaide Strikers

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Brisbane Heat's explosive opening batter Josh Brown unleashed carnage with his willow against the Adelaide Strikers. He scored 140 runs off 57 deliveries, including a record 12 sixes, the most in a single innings in BBL.

For the challenger round of the ongoing BBL season, Brisbane Heat clashed with Adelaide Strikers at Carrara Oval, Queensland, earlier today. The Heat opted to bat first without having the slightest hint of an awaiting carnage from Josh Brown's bat.

Brown opened the innings with his partner Charlie Wakim and took some time initially to grapple with the conditions. However, Brown did not look back once he took down Henry Thornton in the powerplay. He attacked James Bazley and Cameron Boyce with back-to-back sixes. 

Josh Brown put together a scintillating ton before perishing to David Payne in the 17th over. The mammoth innings of 140 runs off 57 deliveries, etched in BBL folklore, saw Brown's willow connecting with the ball with breathtaking precision and timing.

A total of 12 sixes reverberated around the stadium, each stroke elevating the excitement levels among fans and commentators alike. Brown's ability to consistently clear the boundaries showcased his raw power and his remarkable shot selection and execution.

With those 12 sixes, Josh Brown etched his name into the record books by smashing the most sixes ever in a single BBL innings.

The innings weren't merely a statistical achievement; it was a masterclass in controlled aggression. Josh Brown knew the finals berth was at stake and maintained an aggressive intent accordingly. 

His fiery innings of 140 runs helped Brisbane Heat put together a 214 runs first inning total on board.

Undoubtedly, with the pressure of the knockout game mounting, Adelaide Strikers will feel nervous as a daunting chase awaits at its doorstep.