Big Bash League - 2nd semi final

Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars

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

5.1

Beer to White, no run, quick and darted in at middle, cuts to gully

5.2

Beer to White, 1 run, quick and flat, driven to long on

5.3

Beer to Hodge, 3 runs, drives cleanly through cover

5.4

Beer to White, 1 run, driven to long on

5.5

Beer to Hodge, 1 wide, just strays down leg

5.5

Beer to Hodge, no run, sweeps to short fine leg

5.6

Beer to Hodge, no run, defended to cover

Melbourne Stars 46/1   MA Beer 1-0-6-0

8.1

Beer to White, 1 run, full and driven uppishly past the bowler, Beer very nearly takes, they field very well on the rope to keep it to one

8.2

Beer to Hodge, no run, full on off, driven to cover

8.3

Beer to Hodge, 1 run, full toss on leg, flicked through square leg

8.4

Beer to White, 1 run, backs away and slashes through cover

8.5

Beer to Hodge, 1 run, driven to long on

8.6

Beer to White, 1 run, uses his feet and drives to long off

Melbourne Stars 63/1   MA Beer 2-0-11-0

12.1

Beer to White, 1 run, drives to cover to bring up his 50

12.2

Beer to Hodge, 1 run, driven to cover, Gibbs misfields to allow a single

12.3

Beer to White, no run, full and driven back to the bowler

12.4

Beer to White, 1 run, darted in and driven to long off

12.5

Beer to Hodge, 1 run, clipped through mid wicket

12.6

Beer to White, SIX, backs away and opens his shoulder right up as he drives hard and high over long off, great shot

Melbourne Stars 106/1   MA Beer 3-0-21-0

14.1

Beer to Hodge, SIX, full toss and Hodge goes hard over long on, this is incredible

14.2

Beer to Hodge, FOUR, full toss outside off and he crunches it over cover, the Stars are on fire

14.3

Beer to Hodge, 2 runs, in the slot on off, slog sweeps out to deep mid wicket, the first one in a while that hasn't been hit cleanly

14.4

Beer to Hodge, SIX, another full toss and Hodge goes big over deep mid wicket, wowee!

14.5

Beer to Hodge, no run, dances down the wicket and the stand-in keeper Mike Hussey misses the stumping

14.6

Beer to Hodge, no run, driven to cover

Melbourne Stars 150/1   MA Beer 4-0-39-0
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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