Max Bryant was like superman on the boundary rope during a BBL 2020-21 match. The Brisbane Heat fielder was putting on a show for the spectators as he was defying gravity a pulling off some miraculous saves for his side against Melbourne Stars in a tense clash.
The match got extremely tight towards the end but it was the brilliant fielding of Brisbane Heat that helped them clinch the match. Max Bryant was in the thick of the action as he was patrolling the mid-wicket fence in the death overs. Stars were hanging on by a thread and needed 42 runs from the last 11 balls in the match. Star batsman Nick Larkin smashed a delivery which initially felt like it was sailing over Max Bryant who was Fielding at mid-wicket.
Max Bryant’s brilliant fielding effort during BBL 2020-21
However, it was the long side of the ground and Bryant leaped in the air and nonchalantly flicked the ball back in play which earned him big applause from the crowd. Even the commentators were in awe after an unbelievable fielding effort by Max Bryant. The 21-year-old never panicked and timed his jump to perfection and saved 4 important runs for his side.
The video was posted on the official Big Bash League account with the caption, “UNBELIEVABLE from Max Bryant! This could be the best fielding game we’ve ever seen”.
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UNBELIEVABLE from Max Bryant!
— KFC Big Bash League (@BBL) January 7, 2021
Meanwhile, it certainly was outrageous save from Bryant near to the boundary which instantly made him a star across Twitter. Bryant helped save four runs for his side, which conceded 23 runs off the same over bowled by fast bowler Lewis Gregory.
Fans in BBL have time and time again witnessed some amazing fielding efforts as fans sit on the edge of their seats throughout the match. Eventually, Brisbane Heat won the game by 18 runs against a strong Melbourne Stars side based on the DLS method.