Big Bash League

Melbourne Stars v Sydney Thunder

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

5.1

Coyte to Wade, 1 run, on the leg stump. Wade turns it behind square for a single

5.2

Coyte to Bailey, 1 run, bowls it on the off stump line. Bailey pushes it to mid-on and sets off for a single

5.3

Coyte to Wade, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Wade makes room and smashes it. Warner, patrolling the cover area pulls off a spectacular save to prevent a boundary

5.4

Coyte to Wade, 1 run, pulls it to square-leg for a single

5.5

Coyte to Bailey, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. Bailey widens the gap between his legs and lofts it over mid-off for a boundary. Double-handed forehand shot it looked like. A wild card to Bailey for the Australian Open?

5.6

Coyte to Bailey, no run, pushes it to mid-on

Melbourne Stars 37/1   SJ Coyte 1-0-7-0

7.1

Coyte to Bailey, 1 wide, short ball on the off stump. Bailey looks to pull it and is beaten and it is called a wide

7.1

Coyte to Bailey, 1 run, pushes it to cover and sets off for a quick single

7.2

Coyte to Hussey, 1 bye, another short ball as Hussey ducks under it and lets it sail to the keeper. The ball pops out of the keepers hand as they steal a bye

7.3

Coyte to Bailey, 1 run, steers it to third-man for a single

7.4

Coyte to Hussey, FOUR, boundary off the outside edge. It was a catch to Smith if he had gone for it with both the hands. He goes for it with his left hand. It looked like wipers on the windshield of a car as he was going for the catch

7.5

Coyte to Hussey, no run, pushes it to midwicket

7.6

Coyte to Hussey, FOUR, another boundary off the outside edge to third-man for a boundary

Melbourne Stars 56/2   SJ Coyte 2-0-18-0

11.1

Coyte to Hussey, 1 run, Full-toss to begin his second spell as Huseey drives it to long-on for a single

11.2

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

11.3

Coyte to White, OUT, short ball on the off stump. White looks to pull it and is early into his shot. He gets a top edge that is snaffled up by Warner running back from short third-man. He is greeted by boos though as it is White's home ground. Melbourne Stars in a spot of bother now

CL White c Warner b Coyte 1 (4m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

11.4

Coyte to Hussey, 1 run, short ball outside the off stump. Voges cuts it to deep point and takes the single on offer

11.5

Coyte to Voges, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump and drives it to long-off for a single

11.6

Coyte to Hussey, 1 run

Melbourne Stars 86/4   SJ Coyte 3-0-22-1

16.1

Coyte to Voges, no run, Yorker outside the off stump. Voges looks to slog it and is beaten

16.2

Coyte to Voges, OUT, fuller ball on the off stump. Voges looks to slog and gets the edge that results in an easy catch to Abbott at long-on

AC Voges c Abbott b Coyte 10 (16m 13b 0x4 0x6) SR: 76.92

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   SJ Coyte 4-0-26-2
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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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