In the Cricket, Cricketers innovate a new shot every time. After the T20 came, Many new shots have added in the book like scoop shot. Now Otago’s batsman Neil Broom plays an Outrageous Scoop Shot during a match of The Ford Trophy 2019/20 against Wellington.
Neil Broom took the stance to play the scoop shot before the balls deliver. As Broom was moving towards his right in order to make room for the scoop, the bowler bowled a shot delivery. However, it did not make any difference as the right-handed batsman jumped at his place and hit the ball straight over his head and behind everyone for a boundary.
Talking about the match, Otago won this match by two runs with the help of Neil Broom’s century. In this match, Otago won the toss and elected to bat first and post the target of 263 runs for Wellington. Neil Broom has scored 112 runs in 127 balls while Mitch Renwick has scored a fifty for Otago.
In Bowling for Team Wellington, Ollie Newton and Malcolm Nofal took two wickets each.
Team Wellington have failed to chase down the target and all-out on 260 runs and lost the match by two runs. Malcolm Nofal was the highest score for Wellington. He scored 87 runs in just 102 balls with the help of five fours and two sixes.
In the bowling for Otago, Dean Foxcroft took three wickets while Michael Rippon and Nathon G Smith took two wickets each.
Otago will face Central Districts in their next Ford Trophy game on January 26 while Wellington will face Northern Knights in their next Ford trophy game on January 26.
Here is the Video of Shoop shot of Neil Broom
— Otago Cricket (@OtagoVolts) November 29, 2019