Big Bash League - 1st semi final

Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars

Perth Scorchers won by 11 runs

6.4

Bird to Collingwood, 2 runs, on the leg stump. Collingwood nudges it to fine-leg for a couple

6.5

Bird to Collingwood, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Collingwood cuts it to the point fielder

6.6

Bird to Collingwood, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Collingwood comes down the track and pushes it to point

Perth Scorchers 59/1   PD Collingwood 2* (3b)

7.2

Warne to Collingwood, no run

7.3

Warne to Collingwood, FOUR

7.4

Warne to Collingwood, 1 run

7.6

Warne to Collingwood, 1 run

Perth Scorchers 67/1   PD Collingwood 8* (7b 1x4)

8.1

Bird to Collingwood, no run

8.2

Bird to Collingwood, no run

8.3

Bird to Collingwood, 1 run

Perth Scorchers 68/1   PD Collingwood 9* (10b 1x4)

9.1

Warne to Collingwood, 1 run

9.3

Warne to Collingwood, 1 run

9.6

Warne to Collingwood, FOUR, good length ball outside the off stump. Collingwood moves across and sweeps. Warne shouts "Catch it". There is no fielder around there as he gets himself a boundary

Perth Scorchers 78/1   PD Collingwood 15* (13b 2x4)

10.2

McKay to Collingwood, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Collingwood skips down the track and drives it to mid-off for a single

10.5

McKay to Collingwood, 2 runs, fuller outside the off stump. Collingwood misjudges the line and comes down the track. He adjusts as he slices it over point for a couple

10.6

McKay to Collingwood, 2 runs, fuller ball outside the off stump. Collingwood drives and it was a four all the way. Hussey doesn't quite believe it as he saves couple of runs with a diving save

Perth Scorchers 89/1   PD Collingwood 20* (16b 2x4)

11.2

Warne to Collingwood, 2 runs, googly from outside the off stump. Collingwood picks it late and turns it to deep midwicket for a couple

11.3

Warne to Collingwood, 1 run, Warne gets what he was looking for, the entire spell, a top edge. Only that it falls in a no-mans land

11.6

Warne to Collingwood, 1 run, full-toss outside the off stump. Collingwood slogs it to deep midwicket for a single

Perth Scorchers 95/1   PD Collingwood 24* (19b 2x4)

12.1

Wright to Collingwood, 1 run, short ball outside the off stump. With his pace, Collingwood has no fear in coming down the track and pulling it to long-on for a single

12.3

Wright to Collingwood, 1 wide, slower bouncer on the middle stump line. Collingwood comes down the track and looks to upper cut it, but lets it go. Surprisingly its called a wide

12.3

Wright to Collingwood, 1 run, runs it down to third-man for a single

Perth Scorchers 99/1   PD Collingwood 26* (21b 2x4)

13.1

Faulkner to Collingwood, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Collingwood looks to slog it and gets an outside edge to third-man for a boundary

13.2

Faulkner to Collingwood, 1 leg bye, off the pad to point for a leg-bye

13.5

Faulkner to Collingwood, 1 leg bye, struck high on the pads outside the off stump. Collingwood runs across for a leg-bye

Perth Scorchers 116/1   PD Collingwood 30* (24b 3x4)

14.1

McKay to Collingwood, OUT, good length ball outside the off stump. Collingwood mistimes the stroke to long-on and holes out to mid-on. Bailey runs in and takes a good catch. Enter Mitch Marsh then

PD Collingwood c Bailey b McKay 31 (32m 25b 3x4 0x6) SR: 124.00

Perth Scorchers 120/2   PD Collingwood 30 (25b 3x4)
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 21, 2012

Mitchell Marsh runs out at the start of the second innings, Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars, BBL, 1st semi-final, Perth, January 21, 2012

Mitchell Marsh runs out at the start of the second innings

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Jan 21, 2012

Ben Edmondson's double-wicket maiden derailed the Melbourne Stars' chase, Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars, BBL, 1st semi-final, Perth, January 21, 2012

Ben Edmondson's double-wicket maiden derailed the Melbourne Stars' chase

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