It is customary to toss before the start of a cricket match. Coins are used anywhere to toss, but in the Big Bash League flip the bat instead of the coin and choose to toss has gone viral.


The incident took place during a match between the Perth Scorchers and the Melbourne Renegades on Sunday. The bat was used instead of the coin during the toss. Melbourne Renegades captain Aaron Finch, who won the toss with the bat flip, chose to bowl. The video was also shared on Cricket Australia social media and netizens commented in their own style.

As for the match, the Perth Scorchers, who batted first, scored 185 for 3 in 20 overs. Josh Inglis was the top scorer with 72. Colin Munro was the top scorer with 52. The Melbourne Renegades then went on to bat before the defeat. Already on the verge of defeat with 59 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in 9 overs.