Not every day, teams defend below-par totals in cricket, especially in T20 cricket, in which the momentums are tough to break.

When a team has a bad day with the bat, there is no other way but to rely on their bowlers. We are here to talk about those instances in the history of the Big Bash League.

The article will list the top six lowest team scores defended successfully by teams in BBL.

Six Lowest Totals Defended by Teams in BBL

117/7 (20)Perth Scorchers111/8 (20)Melbourne RenegadesPerth2013/14
120/9 (20)Hobart Hurricanes118/8 (20)Brisbane HeatLaunceston2022/23
122/10 (18)Hobart Hurricanes114/10 (19.2)Melbourne RenegadesHobart2022/23
129/9 (20)Hobart Hurricanes104/10 (18.5)Sydney SixersAlice Springs2019/20
129/7 (20)Brisbane Heat97/10 (18.2)Adelaide StrikersAdelaide2013/14
132/7 (20)Sydney Sixers99/9 (20)Melbourne RenegadesMelbourne (Docklands)2018/19

Key Stats

There have been 18 instances where BBL teams have fallen below 100. But the lowest score that has been defended successfully is 117 by Perth Scorchers when they wrapped up Melbourne Renegades at 111.

Hobart Hurricanes have done the victorious defending thrice, whereas the Renegades have been in the victim column thrice in the top six entries.

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