Big Bash League

Brisbane Heat v Melbourne Stars

Melbourne Stars won by 8 runs

5.2

Christian to Hussey, 1 leg bye, length on middle, angling down the leg side, half shout for LBW but not even close

Melbourne Stars 33/2   DJ Hussey 0* (1b)

6.2

McDermott to Hussey, 1 run, length on off, guided down to third man

6.6

McDermott to Hussey, no run, bouncer, lucky not to be called a wide

Melbourne Stars 55/2   DJ Hussey 1* (3b)

7.4

Christian to Hussey, 1 run, short outside off, guided to third man

Melbourne Stars 59/2   DJ Hussey 2* (4b)

8.4

McDermott to Hussey, no run, backs away and ducks under the short ball

8.5

McDermott to Hussey, 2 runs, yorker on leg, digs it out to long on, well run by Quiney

8.6

McDermott to Hussey, 1 run, yorker dug out to long on

Melbourne Stars 68/2   DJ Hussey 5* (7b)

9.1

Buchanan to Hussey, no run, great nut on off stump, beats the edge

9.2

Buchanan to Hussey, FOUR, short outside off, cross bats it through mid on

9.3

Buchanan to Hussey, FOUR, full and in the slot, frees his arms and goes over mid on, one bounce four

9.4

Buchanan to Hussey, no run, slower ball bouncer, can't connect on the cut shot

9.5

Buchanan to Hussey, 2 runs, driven through point

9.6

Buchanan to Hussey, SIX, advances and backs away, freeing his arms and swinging it high over long off, great hit

Melbourne Stars 84/2   DJ Hussey 21* (13b 2x4 1x6)

10.2

McDermott to Hussey, no run, short on off, tries to go over the slips but can't connect

10.3

McDermott to Hussey, 2 runs, full outside off, chips it over cover into the gap, well placed

10.4

McDermott to Hussey, 2 runs, yorker driven straight down the ground, long on fields

10.5

McDermott to Hussey, no run, length on off, drives in the air and just short of cover where Hauritz fields and flicks it from side on at the bowler's end and hits the stumps, they go to the third umpire but he's just back

10.6

McDermott to Hussey, 2 runs, driven through off side and they run well for two

Melbourne Stars 93/2   DJ Hussey 27* (18b 2x4 1x6)

11.2

Neser to Hussey, no run, full outside off, he backs away and he can't reach it on the cut

11.3

Neser to Hussey, 2 runs, full outside off, slices it over point

11.4

Neser to Hussey, no run, slower ball bouncer beats him on the pull shot

11.5

Neser to Hussey, 1 run, yorker dug out to cover

Melbourne Stars 97/2   DJ Hussey 30* (22b 2x4 1x6)

12.1

Christian to Hussey, 1 run, guided down to third man

12.4

Christian to Hussey, no run, full outside off, he backs away and once again can't reach it

12.5

Christian to Hussey, 2 runs, full toss outside off, drives firmly through point

12.6

Christian to Hussey, 1 run, bouncer, goes to duck but then changes his mind and guides it down to third man

Melbourne Stars 110/2   DJ Hussey 34* (26b 2x4 1x6)

13.1

Neser to Hussey, FOUR, short on off, swats it back down the ground, very nearly killing Quiney in the process

13.2

Neser to Hussey, 1 run, driven to mid wicket

13.4

Neser to Hussey, 1 run, short and pulled to mid wicket

Melbourne Stars 118/2   DJ Hussey 40* (29b 3x4 1x6)

14.1

Christian to Hussey, 1 run, nice shorter one guided down to third man

14.3

Christian to Hussey, FOUR, short outside off, cut in the air over backward point, pierces the gap between third man and deep cover

14.4

Christian to Hussey, OUT, full on off, slices the drive out to deep point where Buchanan fumbles the catch but takes it on the second grab

DJ Hussey c Buchanan b Christian 45 (45m 32b 4x4 1x6) SR: 140.62

Melbourne Stars 136/3   DJ Hussey 45 (32b 4x4 1x6)
Tournament Results
Scorchers v Syd Sixers at Perth - Jan 28, 2012
Syd Sixers won by 7 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Hurricanes v Syd Sixers at Hobart - Jan 22, 2012
Syd Sixers won by 7 runs
Scorchers v Melb Stars at Perth - Jan 21, 2012
Scorchers won by 11 runs
Melb Stars v Strikers at Melbourne - Jan 19, 2012
Melb Stars won by 6 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Syd Sixers v Scorchers at Sydney - Jan 18, 2012
Syd Sixers won by 1 run
Hurricanes v Melb Reneg at Hobart - Jan 18, 2012
Hurricanes won by 7 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
More results »

Photos

Dec 20, 2011

Shane Warne celebrates a wicket, Brisbane Heat v Melbourne Stars, BBL, Brisbane, December 20, 2011

Shane Warne celebrates a wicket

© Getty Images

Dec 20, 2011

Ryan Harris made a comeback to competitive cricket, Brisbane Heat v Melbourne Stars, BBL, Brisbane, December 20, 2011

Ryan Harris made a comeback to competitive cricket

© Getty Images

All photos for this match