Big Bash League - 1st semi final

Perth Scorchers v Melbourne Stars

Perth Scorchers won by 11 runs

4.1

McKay to Gibbs, FOUR

4.2

McKay to Gibbs, no run

4.3

McKay to Gibbs, 1 run

4.4

McKay to North, 1 run, short ball outside the off stump. North pulls it to fine-leg for a single

4.5

McKay to Gibbs, no run, good length ball outside the off stump and slower in pace. Gibbs looks to slog it to cow corner and is beaten by the pace

4.6

McKay to Gibbs, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Gibbs looks to pull and misses

Perth Scorchers 44/0   CJ McKay 1-0-6-0

10.1

McKay to Gibbs, 1 run, short ball outside the off stump. Gibbs cuts it to deep point for a single

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

10.3

McKay to Gibbs, FOUR, slower and shorter ball outside the off stump. Gibbs is ready for it, as he has picked it up early. He pulls it to square-leg for a boundary

10.4

McKay to Gibbs, 1 run, short ball outside the off stump. Gibbs pulls it to long-on 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   CJ McKay 2-0-17-0

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

14.2

McKay to Gibbs, 1 run, slower ball outside the off stump. Gibbs pushes it to the leg side for a single

14.3

McKay to Marsh, no run, good length ball on the middle stump. MArsh pushes it back to the bowler

14.4

McKay to Marsh, 2 runs, short outside the off stump. Marsh pulls it to deep square-leg for a couple

14.5

McKay to Marsh, 1 run, short ball outside the off stump. Marsh runs it down to third-man for a single

14.6

McKay to Gibbs, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Gibbs comes down the track and drives it to long-off for a single

Perth Scorchers 125/2   CJ McKay 3-0-22-1

18.1

McKay to Marsh, SIX, slower ball outside the off stump. Width given. Enough invitation for Marsh to free his arms. He send the ball five rows over the long-off fence

18.2

McKay to Marsh, no run, ducks under the short ball

18.3

McKay to Marsh, FOUR, slower bouncer outside the off stump. MArsh pulls it to deep midwicket for a boundary. His first that doesn't go over the ropes

18.4

McKay to Marsh, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single

18.5

McKay to Ronchi, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Ronchi, without the feet moving looks to slice it and, is beaten

18.6

McKay to Ronchi, 2 runs, fuller ball outside the off stump. Rochi looks to go over sweeper cover. He is early into his shot and gets an outside edge to third-man for a couple

Perth Scorchers 159/3   CJ McKay 4-0-35-1
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 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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