Big Bash League

Sydney Sixers v Brisbane Heat

Sydney Sixers won by 7 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)

6.5

Bravo to Hopes, OUT, slower delivery and Hopes goes for the big shot, miscues it high in the air to long off and Lumb judges it well and takes the catch.

JR Hopes c Lumb b Bravo 18 (20m 20b 3x4 0x6) SR: 90.00

Brisbane Heat 42/1   ML Hayden 18* (13b 4x4)   DJ Bravo 0.5-0-5-1

7.6

MacGill to McCullum, OUT, a wicket for MacGill, charges down the track and hits in the air down to long off and Straight into the hands of Starc.

BB McCullum c Starc b MacGill 5 (17m 12b 1x4 0x6) SR: 41.66

Brisbane Heat 44/2   ML Hayden 19* (16b 4x4)   SCG MacGill 1-0-2-1

8.3

Hazlewood to Lynn, OUT, Hazlewood strikes, a short delivery and Lynn goes for the hook shot, miscues it high in the air to deep square leg and Henriques takes the catch. The Heats are facing the heat.

CA Lynn c Henriques b Hazlewood 2 (1m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

Brisbane Heat 46/3   ML Hayden 19* (16b 4x4)   JR Hazlewood 1.3-0-11-1

11.5

MacGill to Hayden, OUT, MacGill picks up his second wicket, tossed up higher and outside the off stump, spins in and Hayden misses the sweep shot and the stumps are rattled.

ML Hayden b MacGill 29 (56m 28b 4x4 0x6) SR: 103.57

Brisbane Heat 62/4   DT Christian 4* (8b)   SCG MacGill 2.5-0-12-2

14.5

Smith to Robinson, OUT, this time Robinson misses the sweep shot and is struck right in front of the stumps, loud appeal and given.

AW Robinson lbw b Smith 22 (12m 12b 3x4 1x6) SR: 183.33

Brisbane Heat 103/5   DT Christian 21* (14b 2x6)   SPD Smith 1.5-0-24-1

18.1

Starc to Christian, OUT, full delivery and Christian hits it high in the air straight down the throat of Smith at long on.

DT Christian c Smith b Starc 32 (43m 22b 1x4 2x6) SR: 145.45

Brisbane Heat 127/6   PJ Forrest 12* (12b 1x6)   MA Starc 3.1-0-23-1

18.3

Starc to Forrest, OUT, hits it high in the air to long on and Smith is waiting for the catch, takes it and in the process of going over the ropes, releases the ball in the field of play and comes back in and takes the catch, wonderful stuff from Smith.

PJ Forrest c Smith b Starc 16 (17m 14b 1x4 1x6) SR: 114.28

Brisbane Heat 131/7   CD Hartley 0* (0b)   MA Starc 3.3-0-27-2

19.6

Hazlewood to Buchanan, OUT, full delivery and Buchanan mistimes to mid-off and Lee takes an easy catch.

ND Buchanan c Lee b Hazlewood 1 (6m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

Brisbane Heat 139/8   CD Hartley 7* (4b 1x4)   JR Hazlewood 4-0-24-2
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Dec 16, 2011

Fireworks go off at the opening game of the Big Bash League, Sydney Sixers v Brisbane Heat, Big Bash League, SCG, December 16, 2011

Fireworks go off at the opening game of the Big Bash League

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Dec 16, 2011

Stuart MacGill celebrates Matthew Hayden's wicket, Sydney Sixers v Brisbane Heat, Big Bash League, SCG, December 16, 2011

Stuart MacGill celebrates Matthew Hayden's wicket

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