Joe Burns' cool head saves Heat, sends Renegades to another loss

Joe Burns' cool head saves Heat, sends Renegades to another loss

A pressure innings from former Test batsman Joe Burns has saved the Brisbane Heat and condemned the hapless Melbourne Renegades to a loss in Canberra last night. The Heat were in control of their run chase needing 49 off the last 42 balls before losing 3-10 including Chris Lynn (50 off 40). But Burns (31 off 15 balls), who was dropped from the Test side after the Melbourne Test, teamed with Jimmy Peirson to see the Heat to a five-wicket win. The Renegades looked a chance to pull off a comeback win before Burns arrived but again they paid dearly …
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