Twenty20 Big Bash - Final

South Australia v New South Wales

South Australia won by 8 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)

1.1

Richardson to Smith, no run, fuller delivery outside the off stump and Smith shoulders arms.

1.2

Richardson to Smith, 1 wide, way down the leg side and a good take by Manou.

1.2

Richardson to Smith, FOUR, what a shot from Smith on the up, moves slightly forward and clobbers to the cover fence.

1.3

Richardson to Smith, 1 wide, full and wide down the leg side, another wonderful diving take to his left.

1.3

Richardson to Smith, FOUR, fuller and in the slot for Smith, who puts his left foot forward and drives in the air through extra cover for a boundary, this is wonderful striking.

1.4

Richardson to Smith, 1 leg bye, slower delivery and off the pad behind the wicket on the onside.

1.5

Richardson to Warner, 1 leg bye, back of a length on the pads and off it behind square leg.

1.6

Richardson to Smith, no run, tucked to short fine leg.

New South Wales 20/0   KW Richardson 1-0-10-0

3.1

Richardson to Warner, no run, looking to work it through the onside, trying to swat it around but can only play it to mid-off.

3.2

Richardson to Warner, no run, fuller on the legs and Warner misses it and takes it on the pad as he looked to turn it around.

3.3

Richardson to Warner, OUT, big wicket for South Australia, on a good length and Warner plays across the line, looking to go through the onside and the ball knocks the top of the off stump.

DA Warner b Richardson 21 (16b 3x4 1x6) SR: 131.25

3.4

Richardson to Jaques, 1 wide, down the leg side.

3.4

Richardson to Jaques, 5 runs, a tight single to mid-off, throw misses at the bowlers end and poor backing up, goes to the fence for overthrows.

3.5

Richardson to Smith, no run, slower ball full on the legs and Smith cannot put it away, question asked turned down.

3.6

Richardson to Smith, 1 run, worked through square leg for a single.

New South Wales 40/1   KW Richardson 2-0-17-1

16.1

Richardson to Henriques, 1 run, full and wide outside the off stump, Henriques plays behind point.

16.2

Richardson to Thornely, OUT, slower ball from Richardson, Thornely give himself some room and did not pick it up and the ball knocks the stumps down.

DJ Thornely b Richardson 0 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

16.3

Richardson to Abbott, 1 run, short in length and Abbott runs it down to third man.

16.4

Richardson to Henriques, 1 run, slower delivery and Henriques drives through the off side to the sweeper.

16.5

Richardson to Abbott, 2 runs, full toss and he gets a thickish edge down to third man, excellent diving stop by Rashid.

16.6

Richardson to Abbott, 3 runs, this time he finds the gap between backward point and short third man.

New South Wales 138/5   KW Richardson 3-0-25-2

18.1

Richardson to Abbott, 1 run, turns to square leg for a single.

18.2

Richardson to Coyte, 2 runs, full delivery driven firmly down to long off, coming back for the second, the throw comes in as Abbott gets in on time.

18.3

Richardson to Coyte, 2 runs, another couple down the ground to long off, the throw is quick this time, misses the stumps.

18.4

Richardson to Coyte, 1 run, full ball driven back and deflects off Richardson to the off side.

18.5

Richardson to Abbott, 1 leg bye, slower delivery and Abbott plays across the line and gets hit on the pad, loud shout turned down, was out for sure.

18.6

Richardson to Coyte, OUT, fuller outside the off stump, goes for the drive and gets the edge to Manou behind the wicket.

SJ Coyte c †Manou b Richardson 8 (6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 133.33

New South Wales 150/7   KW Richardson 4-0-31-3
Tournament Results
South Aust v NSW at Adelaide - Feb 5, 2011
South Aust won by 8 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
Tasmania v NSW at Hobart - Feb 1, 2011
NSW won by 9 wickets (with 25 balls remaining)
NSW v Queensland at Sydney - Jan 29, 2011
Queensland won by 8 wickets (with 37 balls remaining)
Victoria v South Aust at Melbourne - Jan 28, 2011
South Aust won by 5 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Tasmania v Western Aust at Hobart - Jan 27, 2011
Tasmania won by 40 runs
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Feb 5, 2011

South Australia celebrate after winning the KFC Twenty20 Big Bash final, South Australia v New South Wales, KFC Twenty20 Big Bash final, Adelaide, February 5, 2011

South Australia celebrate after winning the KFC Twenty20 Big Bash final

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Feb 5, 2011

Cameron Borgas and Daniel Harris celebrate their title win, South Australia v New South Wales, KFC Twenty20 Big Bash final, Adelaide, February 5, 2011

Cameron Borgas and Daniel Harris celebrate their title win

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