After the master blaster unbeaten innings of 109 by Usman Khawaja in today match of Big Bash League, in reply Kevin Pietersen played the amazing innings of 76 on 42 balls to bring his team back in the match although in the end Sydney Thunder won the match by just two runs. You can watch Big Bash today match highlights as he hit fiver fours and six sixes to make it easy for Melbourne Stars to win the match.
Earlier in this match Khawaja bullied the Stars bowlers, striking firmly on the back and front foot watch in the big bash today match highlights, with boundaries to each part of the ground. His knock included 12 fours and three sixes, helping the Thunder make 178 from their 20 overs.
Thunder captain Mike Hussey, who made 16 alongside Khawaja, said the 29-year-old displayed exceptional touch. But Khawaja deserved his century big bash today match highlights and was warmly applauded by the MCG crowd as he brought up his ton in the 19th over. He was also a part of the most sensational play of the innings.
After passing a fitness test on his hamstring Friday morning and being cleared to play, Khawaja opened the batting along with Jacques Kallis in a bid to prove his form ahead of the Boxing Day Test. He did that, and then some, as he batted through the full 20 overs. Khawaja’s irresistible form means one of Joe Burns or Shaun Marsh will likely lose their place to Khawaja in the Boxing Day Test against the West Indies.