Big Bash: Broad finishes off record win for Hobart Hurricanes

Stuart Broad (right) celebrates following a dramatic win for Hobart Hurricanes
Broad (right) celebrates following a dramatic win for Hobart Hurricanes
Big Bash League
Melbourne Renegades 222-4 Finch 63, Cooper 53 not out
Hobart Hurricanes 223-8 McDermott 114, Bailey 59, Narine 3-27
Hobart Hurricanes won by two wickets
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England's Stuart Broad hit the winning runs for Hobart Hurricanes as they beat Melbourne Renegades with the highest score in Big Bash history.

The Renegades had posted 222-4 in Australia's Twenty20 competition but their rivals chased it down with 223-8.

Ben McDermott, 22, set up the victory with 114 from 52 balls for Hobart.

Needing 16 off the last over to win, Broad hit 11 from four balls - including two fours before a single off the last ball in a dramatic finish.

Victory boosts the Hurricanes' chances of reaching the semi-finals. They move up to fifth in the standings, with the top four progressing.

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