Big Bash League

Hobart Hurricanes v Melbourne Stars

Melbourne Stars won by 19 runs

1.2

Hogan to Quiney, FOUR, length outside off, driven gloriously through point

Melbourne Stars 11/0   RJ Quiney 7* (5b 1x4)   MG Hogan 0.2-0-5-0

3.5

Doherty to Wright, FOUR, advances and drives nicely through mid wicket, great placement

Melbourne Stars 32/0   LJ Wright 16* (10b 1x4 1x6)   XJ Doherty 0.5-0-7-0

4.2

Johnston to Quiney, FOUR, full on leg, flicked with ease over square leg

Melbourne Stars 36/0   RJ Quiney 18* (15b 2x4)   MJ Johnston 2.2-0-18-0

4.4

Johnston to Quiney, FOUR, short on off, pulls off the toe of the bat down to deep backward square leg

Melbourne Stars 40/0   RJ Quiney 22* (17b 3x4)   MJ Johnston 2.4-0-22-0

4.6

Johnston to Wright, FOUR, full on off, driven to long off

Melbourne Stars 45/0   LJ Wright 20* (12b 2x4 1x6)   MJ Johnston 3-0-27-0

8.5

Doherty to Wright, FOUR, uses his feet again and smashes it wide of long on, great placement to beat the man on the boundary

Melbourne Stars 93/0   LJ Wright 54* (24b 3x4 5x6)   XJ Doherty 1.5-0-22-0

12.4

Naved-ul-Hasan to Wright, FOUR, backs away and swings hard with a bottom edge down to fine leg, very lucky but he'll take them

Melbourne Stars 139/0   LJ Wright 84* (36b 4x4 8x6)   Naved-ul-Hasan 1.4-0-17-0

13.5

Hogan to Wright, FOUR, low full toss outside off, smashes this through cover, easy pickings

Melbourne Stars 146/0   LJ Wright 89* (41b 5x4 8x6)   MG Hogan 2.5-0-24-0

13.6

Hogan to Wright, FOUR, full on off, backs away and smashes it straight back past the bowler, great hitting

Melbourne Stars 150/0   LJ Wright 93* (42b 6x4 8x6)   MG Hogan 3-0-28-0

15.1

Laughlin to Quiney, FOUR, short on leg, pulled through backward square leg

Melbourne Stars 165/0   RJ Quiney 60* (46b 4x4 1x6)   B Laughlin 2.1-0-22-0

16.2

Naved-ul-Hasan to Wright, FOUR, dropped again! Slog sweeps out to deep mid wicket, Doherty comes round but can't take on the rope, it goes over the boundary for four to break the record partnership in the Big Bash

Melbourne Stars 171/0   LJ Wright 104* (49b 7x4 9x6)   Naved-ul-Hasan 2.2-0-24-0

18.1

Naved-ul-Hasan to Wright, FOUR, short on leg, pulled to deep backward square leg

Melbourne Stars 186/1   LJ Wright 116* (58b 8x4 9x6)   Naved-ul-Hasan 3.1-0-32-1

19.4

Laughlin to Hussey, FOUR, yorker outside off, drives through point, great shot first ball

Melbourne Stars 199/3   DJ Hussey 4* (1b 1x4)   B Laughlin 3.4-0-30-1

19.6

Laughlin to Hussey, FOUR, yorker outside off, drives through backward point and pierces the eye of a needle between the two men at backward point

Melbourne Stars 203/3   DJ Hussey 8* (3b 2x4)   B Laughlin 4-0-34-1
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)
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Photos

Jan 9, 2012

Luke Wright kisses his Melbourne Stars helmet after reaching his hundred, Hobart Hurricanes v Melbourne Stars, BBL, Hobart, January 9, 2012

Luke Wright kisses his Melbourne Stars helmet after reaching his hundred

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Jan 9, 2012

Luke Wright swings one on the leg side, Hobart Hurricanes v Melbourne Stars, BBL, Hobart, January 9, 2012

Luke Wright swings one on the leg side

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