Big Bash League

Hobart Hurricanes v Melbourne Stars

Melbourne Stars won by 19 runs

2.5

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

5.2

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

6.5

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

7.3

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

8.2

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

11.4

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

11.5

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

11.6

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

12.1

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

14.5

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
Tournament Results
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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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