Big Bash League

Melbourne Stars v Sydney Thunder

Sydney Thunder won by 6 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)

14.2

Doran to Wright, 1 leg bye, good length ball on the middle stump. Wright moves across and looks to turn it away. He gets hit on thigh pad and they run a leg-bye

14.4

Doran to Wright, no run, flighted ball that hits Wright on the pad outside the off stump as he is looking to defend it

14.5

Doran to Wright, 1 run, pulls it to long-on for a single

Melbourne Stars 112/5   LJ Wright 1* (3b)

15.2

Gayle to Wright, 2 runs, outside the off stump. Wright sweeps it to fine-leg for a couple

15.3

Gayle to Wright, no run, yorker on the middle stump. Wright digs it out to midwicket

15.4

Gayle to Wright, 2 runs, full-toss on the middle stump. Wright comes down the track and turns it to deep midwicket for a couple

15.5

Gayle to Wright, 1 run, pushes it to long-on for a single

Melbourne Stars 119/5   LJ Wright 6* (7b)

16.3

Coyte to Wright, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. Wright looks to cut and is beaten by the pace of the ball

16.4

Coyte to Wright, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Wright's region this as he slices it over the backward point fielder for what is the first boundary in four overs

16.5

Coyte to Wright, no run, short ball on the off stump. Wright looks to steer it and is beaten by the bounce

16.6

Coyte to Wright, no run, a dot ball again as Wright is early into the drive and is beaten

Melbourne Stars 124/6   LJ Wright 10* (11b 1x4)

17.2

Edwards to Wright, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Wright looks to knock the leather off the ball and is beaten

17.3

Edwards to Wright, SIX, short ball outside the off stump. Wright shows the touch artistry he has got as he moves across and slices it ten rows into the lower tier at third-man boundary. Delicate shot that

17.4

Edwards to Wright, 1 run, pushes it to long-off for a single

17.6

Edwards to Wright, FOUR, full-toss on the leg stump. Wright was waiting for it as he makes rooms and smashes it to deep midwicket for a boundary. Deals with me and Sushant in two strokes then

Melbourne Stars 137/6   LJ Wright 21* (15b 2x4 1x6)

18.2

Abbott to Wright, no run, it's a boundary or nothing at this stage for Wright as he goes for a good length ball on the middle stump. It sails over the middle stump as he is early into the slog

18.3

Abbott to Wright, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single

Melbourne Stars 139/6   LJ Wright 22* (17b 2x4 1x6)

19.3

Edwards to Wright, 1 run, full-toss on the middle stump. Wright comes down the track and drives it to long-on. McKay wants Wright on strike as he calls Wright for a couple. It would have been a run-out if they attempted a couple

19.5

Edwards to Wright, FOUR, slower ball on the middle stump. Wright comes down the track and creams the ball past covers for a boundary

19.6

Edwards to Wright, 1 bye, slower ball outside the off stump. Wright looks to go for the cut shot and is beaten

Melbourne Stars 153/7   LJ Wright 27* (20b 3x4 1x6)
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Photos

Dec 17, 2011

Shane Warne tries to field off his own bowling, Melbourne Stars v Sydney Thunder, Big Bash League, Melbourne, December 17 2011

Shane Warne tries to field off his own bowling

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Dec 17, 2011

Liz Hurley poses with her son Damian and Shane Warne's daughters, Melbourne Stars v Sydney Thunder, Big Bash League, MCG, December 17, 2011

Liz Hurley poses with her son Damian and Shane Warne's daughters

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