Big Bash League - 2nd semi final

Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars

Perth Scorchers won by 8 wickets (with 0 balls remaining) (D/L method)

1.1

Behrendorff to Wright, no run, length on off, pushes to cover

1.2

Behrendorff to Wright, no run, back of a length on off, gets some good bounce as Wright tries to cut, but can't connect

1.3

Behrendorff to Wright, no run, left alone outside off

1.4

Behrendorff to Wright, SIX, back of a length on off, rocks back and smashes it over mid wicket, nice shot

1.5

Behrendorff to Wright, no run, fuller this time, drives straight back to the bowler, who fields well low to his left

1.6

Behrendorff to Wright, 2 runs, cuts this one off middle, Gibbs slips as he tries to stop it and ends up allowing two

Melbourne Stars 16/0   LJ Wright 8* (6b 1x6)

3.1

Behrendorff to Wright, SIX, length on off, drives hard and high through the line and over long on, great shot

3.2

Behrendorff to Wright, 1 run, slower ball on leg, worked to mid wicket

3.6

Behrendorff to Wright, 1 leg bye, off the pads down to the leg side, they take a very sharp single as the bowler fields, he misses the stumps with the throw but it looks like he would have been home anyway

Melbourne Stars 37/0   LJ Wright 15* (9b 2x6)

4.1

Coulter-Nile to Wright, 1 run, guided to third man

4.3

Coulter-Nile to Wright, no run, good bouncer, ducked under

4.4

Coulter-Nile to Wright, OUT, short again, rocks back and mistimes the pull shot in the air to mid wicket, Thomas runs around from mid on and takes a good catch at top speed

LJ Wright c Thomas b Coulter-Nile 16 (12b 0x4 2x6) SR: 133.33

Melbourne Stars 39/1   LJ Wright 16 (12b 2x6)
Tournament Results
Scorchers v Heat at Perth - Jan 19, 2013
Heat won by 34 runs
Scorchers v Melb Stars at Perth - Jan 16, 2013
Scorchers won by 8 wickets (with 0 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Melb Reneg v Heat at Melbourne (Docklands) - Jan 15, 2013
Heat won by 15 runs
Hurricanes v Heat at Hobart - Jan 12, 2013
Heat won by 8 wickets (with 35 balls remaining)
Strikers v Scorchers at Adelaide - Jan 10, 2013
Scorchers won by 98 runs
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Photos

Jan 16, 2013

Shane Warne, Luke Wright and Peter Handscomb are disappointed after the defeat, Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars, BBL semi-final, Perth, January 16, 2013

Shane Warne, Luke Wright and Peter Handscomb are disappointed after the defeat

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Jan 16, 2013

Michael Hussey and Adam Voges celebrate victory, Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars, BBL semi-final, Perth, January 16, 2013

Michael Hussey and Adam Voges celebrate victory

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