Big Bash League, Hobart Hurricanes v Melbourne Stars at Hobart, Jan 9, 2012
Melbourne Stars won by 19 runs
9 January 2012 - night match (20-over match)

Johnston to Wright, SIX, full on off, swings hard through the line and clears long on's head, gutsy shot but pays off

Melbourne Stars 25/0   LJ Wright 11* (7b 1x6)   MJ Johnston 1.5-0-14-0

Hogan to Wright, SIX, short on off, pulled over deep mid wicket

Melbourne Stars 52/0   LJ Wright 26* (13b 2x4 2x6)   MG Hogan 1.2-0-16-0

Laughlin to Wright, SIX, picks up the slower ball and goes deep, deep, deep over mid wicket, great shot with the wind

Melbourne Stars 66/0   LJ Wright 36* (17b 2x4 3x6)   B Laughlin 0.5-0-11-0

Lockyear to Wright, SIX, darted in at leg, gets down for the slog sweep and sends it high out to deep square leg, clears the rope by a couple of metres

Melbourne Stars 74/0   LJ Wright 42* (20b 2x4 4x6)   RJG Lockyear 0.3-0-8-0

Doherty to Wright, SIX, comes down the wicket and smashes it low and hard over long off, great batting this

Melbourne Stars 87/0   LJ Wright 49* (22b 2x4 5x6)   XJ Doherty 1.2-0-16-0

Lockyear to Wright, SIX, advances down the track and doesn't try to hit it so hard but times it perfectly over long on

Melbourne Stars 114/0   LJ Wright 66* (32b 3x4 6x6)   RJG Lockyear 1.4-0-22-0

Lockyear to Wright, SIX, advances again and slog sweeps high over deep mid wicket, that brought rain down

Melbourne Stars 120/0   LJ Wright 72* (33b 3x4 7x6)   RJG Lockyear 1.5-0-28-0

Lockyear to Wright, SIX, and again!! Advances and smashes it over mid wicket with relative ease, and this one's on the roof, incredible hitting

Melbourne Stars 126/0   LJ Wright 78* (34b 3x4 8x6)   RJG Lockyear 2-0-34-0

Naved-ul-Hasan to Quiney, SIX, now Quiney is in on it! Slower ball outside off and he crushes it high over deep mid wicket

Melbourne Stars 132/0   RJ Quiney 50* (39b 3x4 1x6)   Naved-ul-Hasan 1.1-0-10-0

Doherty to Wright, SIX, oh what a hit, smashes it high over long off to bring up the fastest 100 in Big Bash history

Melbourne Stars 161/0   LJ Wright 100* (44b 6x4 9x6)   XJ Doherty 2.5-0-32-0





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Hours of play (local time) 19.00 start, First Session 19.00-20.15, Interval 20.15-20.30, Second Session 20.30-21.50

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