Big Bash League - 2nd semi final

Hobart Hurricanes v Sydney Sixers

Sydney Sixers won by 7 runs

Hello all and welcome to the coverage of the second semi-final between Sydney Sixers and Hobart Hurricanes. The winner of the match will face Perth Scorchers at Perth on 28th January

Meanwhile the news is that Sydney Sixers have won the toss and they are batting

0.1

Doherty to Henriques, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. Henriques defends

0.2

Doherty to Henriques, no run, comes forward and defends it to cover

0.3

Doherty to Henriques, OUT, first blood! Fuller ball on the leg stump. Looks to flick it square. He comes forward in an attempt to do so. Gets a leading edge back to the bowler and Doherty snaps it up with his right hand

MC Henriques c & b Doherty 0 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

0.4

Doherty to Maddinson, no run, good length ball on off stump. Maddinson moves back and across as he pushes it to the leg side

0.5

Doherty to Maddinson, no run, outside the off stump and left alone

0.6

Doherty to Maddinson, no run, fuller ball on the off stump. Maddinson pushes it back to the bowler. A maiden to begin the match and a wicket,too. Doherty couldn't have asked for a better start

End of over 1 (wicket maiden) Sydney Sixers 0/1
NJ Maddinson    0* (3b)      XJ Doherty    1-1-0-1
SNJ O'Keefe    0* (0b)     

1.1

Hogan to O'Keefe, no run

1.2

Hogan to O'Keefe, no run

1.3

Hogan to O'Keefe, no run

1.4

Hogan to O'Keefe, 1 run, pushes it to deep square-leg for the first run of the innings

1.5

Hogan to Maddinson, 1 run, pitching outside the leg stump and moving across the leg hander. He looks to defend it and is struck on the thigh pad. He runs across for a leg-bye

1.6

Hogan to O'Keefe, FOUR, short ball on the middle and off. O'Keefe makes room and lofts it over long-on for a boundary

End of over 2 (6 runs) Sydney Sixers 6/1
SNJ O'Keefe    5* (5b 1x4)      MG Hogan    1-0-6-0
NJ Maddinson    1* (4b)      XJ Doherty    1-1-0-1

2.1

Doherty to Maddinson, 1 leg bye, outside the off stump line. Maddinson looks to sweep it and gets pad on it as they take a leg-bye

2.2

Doherty to O'Keefe, 1 run, steers it to third-man for a single

2.3

Doherty to Maddinson, no run, outside the leg stump. MAddinson looks to sweep and is beaten

2.4

Doherty to Maddinson, no run, fuller ball on the middle stump. Maddinson pushes it to mid-on

2.5

Doherty to Maddinson, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Maddinson steps forward and opens the face of the bat as he square-drives for a boundary

2.6

Doherty to Maddinson, 1 run, comes down the track and drives it to mid-off for a single

End of over 3 (7 runs) Sydney Sixers 13/1
NJ Maddinson    6* (9b 1x4)      XJ Doherty    2-1-6-1
SNJ O'Keefe    6* (6b 1x4)      MG Hogan    1-0-6-0

3.1

Hogan to Maddinson, 1 run

3.2

Hogan to O'Keefe, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. O'Keefe slashes it to deep point for a single

3.3

Hogan to Maddinson, no run, makes room before the ball is bowler. Hogan cramps him up and Maddinson defends at the last momemt

3.4

Hogan to Maddinson, 2 runs, short ball on the leg stump. MAddinson top edges a pull to deep midwicket for a couple

3.5

Hogan to Maddinson, no run, good length ball on the leg stump and moving across. Maddinson looks to steer it to third-man and is beaten by the movement

3.6

Hogan to Maddinson, no run, makes room and this time Hogan wide outside the off stump. Maddinson looks to slice it but the movement away beats him

End of over 4 (4 runs) Sydney Sixers 17/1
NJ Maddinson    9* (14b 1x4)      MG Hogan    2-0-10-0
SNJ O'Keefe    7* (7b 1x4)      XJ Doherty    2-1-6-1

4.1

Johnston to O'Keefe, no run, good length ball on the off stump. O'Keefe comes forward and pushes it to midwicket

4.2

Johnston to O'Keefe, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. O'Keefe swings at the ball and gets an outside edge. The ball falls short of first slip and runs away to third-man for a boundary

4.3

Johnston to O'Keefe, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. O'Keefe rocks back and cuts it to point for his third boundary

4.4

Johnston to O'Keefe, no run

4.5

Johnston to O'Keefe, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. O'Keefe moves across and punches it to mid-on

4.6

Johnston to O'Keefe, no run, on the leg stump line. O'Keefe moves back and pushes it to midwicket

End of over 5 (8 runs) Sydney Sixers 25/1
SNJ O'Keefe    15* (13b 3x4)      MJ Johnston    1-0-8-0
NJ Maddinson    9* (14b 1x4)      MG Hogan    2-0-10-0

5.1

Hogan to Maddinson, 1 run, good length ball on the leg stump. Maddinson pushes it to square-leg for a single

5.2

Hogan to O'Keefe, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. O'Keefe makes room and looks to loft it away. He gets an inside edge to fine-leg for a boundary

5.3

Hogan to O'Keefe, 1 run, short ball outside the off stump. O'Keefe plays a lofted shot over square-leg for a single

5.4

Hogan to Maddinson, no run, beats him with the away movement. Maddinson is looking uncomfortable

5.5

Hogan to Maddinson, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Maddinson makes room and cover drives for a boundary

5.6

Hogan to Maddinson, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side and pinches a single

End of over 6 (11 runs) Sydney Sixers 36/1
NJ Maddinson    15* (18b 2x4)      MG Hogan    3-0-21-0
SNJ O'Keefe    20* (15b 4x4)      MJ Johnston    1-0-8-0

6.1

Krejza to Maddinson, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump to begin his speel. Maddinson looks to cut and gets a bottom edge to third-man for a boundary

6.2

Krejza to Maddinson, no run

6.3

Krejza to Maddinson, 2 runs, comes forward and pushes it to wide long-on for a couple

6.4

Krejza to Maddinson, 1 run, turns it to midwicket for a single

6.5

Krejza to O'Keefe, no run, comes forward and pushes it to midwicket

6.6

Krejza to O'Keefe, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. O'Keefe comes forward and turns it to midwicket

End of over 7 (7 runs) Sydney Sixers 43/1
SNJ O'Keefe    20* (17b 4x4)      JJ Krejza    1-0-7-0
NJ Maddinson    21* (22b 3x4)      MG Hogan    3-0-21-0

7.1

Laughlin to Maddinson, 1 run, steers it to third-man for a single

7.2

Laughlin to O'Keefe, no run

7.3

Laughlin to O'Keefe, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. O'Keefe feebly punches it to cover

7.4

Laughlin to O'Keefe, 2 runs, full-toss outside the off stump. O'Keefe drives it to sweeper cover and gets a couple

7.5

Laughlin to O'Keefe, 1 run, short ball outside the off stump. O'Keefe stands tall and forehands it to mid-on for a single

7.6

Laughlin to Maddinson, 2 runs, on the leg stump. MAddinson makes room and pushes it to square-leg with safe hand. Misfield allows hima couple

End of over 8 (6 runs) Sydney Sixers 49/1
NJ Maddinson    24* (24b 3x4)      B Laughlin    1-0-6-0
SNJ O'Keefe    23* (21b 4x4)      JJ Krejza    1-0-7-0

8.1

Krejza to O'Keefe, 3 runs

8.2

Krejza to Maddinson, no run, fuller bal outside the off stump. Maddinson looks to sweep and, is beaten. The ball was a little wider as Triffit had to that bit extra to whip the bails off. By that time MAddinson dragged hi foot back in

8.3

Krejza to Maddinson, 3 runs

8.4

Krejza to O'Keefe, FOUR, fuller ball on the leg stump. O'Keefe makes room and smashes it to cow corner for a boundary

8.5

Krejza to O'Keefe, OUT, looks to reverse sweep and gets a top edge that is caught by Shah at backward point

SNJ O'Keefe c Shah b Krejza 30 (24b 5x4 0x6) SR: 125.00

8.6

Krejza to Smith, no run, outside the off stump and turning in sharp. Smith comes forward and pushes it to the leg side

End of over 9 (10 runs) Sydney Sixers 59/2
SPD Smith    0* (1b)      JJ Krejza    2-0-17-1
NJ Maddinson    27* (26b 3x4)      B Laughlin    1-0-6-0

9.1

Hogan to Maddinson, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. Maddinson moves back and upper cuts it over the point fielder for a boundary

9.2

Hogan to Maddinson, 2 runs, full-toss outside the off stump. Maddinson steers it to deep point for couple of runs

9.3

Hogan to Maddinson, 2 runs

9.4

Hogan to Maddinson, 1 run

9.5

Hogan to Smith, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it to midwicket for a single

9.6

Hogan to Maddinson, 1 run, steers it to third-man for a single

End of over 10 (11 runs) Sydney Sixers 70/2
NJ Maddinson    37* (31b 4x4)      MG Hogan    4-0-31-0
SPD Smith    1* (2b)      JJ Krejza    2-0-17-1

10.1

Krejza to Maddinson, no run, on the leg stump line and would have carried on with the line down the leg side. Krejza appeals, the umpire shakes his head

10.2

Krejza to Maddinson, 1 run

10.3

Krejza to Smith, 1 run, full-toss outside the off stump. Smith forces it to long-on for a single

10.4

Krejza to Maddinson, 2 runs

10.5

Krejza to Maddinson, 1 run

10.6

Krejza to Smith, 1 run, pushes it to mid-on for a single

End of over 11 (6 runs) Sydney Sixers 76/2
SPD Smith    3* (4b)      JJ Krejza    3-0-23-1
NJ Maddinson    41* (35b 4x4)      MG Hogan    4-0-31-0

11.1

Doherty to Smith, 1 run

11.2

Doherty to Maddinson, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. Maddinson sweeps and beats the fielder at sweeper and gets a boundary

11.3

Doherty to Maddinson, 1 run, short ball on the leg stump. Maddinson pulls it to deep square-leg for a single

11.4

Doherty to Smith, SIX, fuller ball on the off stump. Smith slog-sweeps it over cow corner for a six

11.5

Doherty to Smith, 1 run

11.6

Doherty to Maddinson, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Maddinson pushes it to long-on and takes a single

End of over 12 (14 runs) Sydney Sixers 90/2
NJ Maddinson    47* (38b 5x4)      XJ Doherty    3-1-20-1
SPD Smith    11* (7b 1x6)      JJ Krejza    3-0-23-1

12.1

Naved-ul-Hasan to Maddinson, no run

12.2

Naved-ul-Hasan to Maddinson, 1 run, short ball on the leg stump. Maddinson pulls it to deeo square-leg for a single

12.3

Naved-ul-Hasan to Smith, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Smith steers it to sweeper cover for a single

12.4

Naved-ul-Hasan to Maddinson, FOUR, short and slower outside off. Maddinson moves across and pulls it to fine-leg for a boundary. He gets to his first T20 fifty with that pull

12.5

Naved-ul-Hasan to Maddinson, 2 runs, steers it to third-man for a couple

12.6

Naved-ul-Hasan to Maddinson, 1 run

End of over 13 (9 runs) Sydney Sixers 99/2
NJ Maddinson    55* (43b 6x4)      Naved-ul-Hasan    1-0-9-0
SPD Smith    12* (8b 1x6)      XJ Doherty    3-1-20-1

13.1

Laughlin to Maddinson, 1 run

13.2

Laughlin to Smith, OUT

SPD Smith b Laughlin 12 (9b 0x4 1x6) SR: 133.33

13.3

Laughlin to Rohrer, 1 run

13.4

Laughlin to Maddinson, FOUR, outside the off stump. Maddinson steers it to third-man for a boundary

13.5

Laughlin to Maddinson, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it to cover for a single

13.6

Laughlin to Rohrer, 1 run, turns it to deep midwicket for a single

End of over 14 (8 runs) Sydney Sixers 107/3
BJ Rohrer    2* (2b)      B Laughlin    2-0-14-1
NJ Maddinson    61* (46b 7x4)      Naved-ul-Hasan    1-0-9-0

14.1

Krejza to Rohrer, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. MAddinson comes down the track and pushes it to midwicket for a single

14.2

Krejza to Maddinson, 1 run

14.3

Krejza to Rohrer, no run

14.4

Krejza to Rohrer, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. Rohrer moves back and cuts it to deep point for a boundary

14.5

Krejza to Rohrer, 2 runs, another cut shot to deep point for a couple

14.6

Krejza to Rohrer, SIX, fuller ball on the off stump. Rohrer comes down the track and lofts it over long-on for a six

End of over 15 (14 runs) Sydney Sixers 121/3
BJ Rohrer    15* (7b 1x4 1x6)      JJ Krejza    4-0-37-1
NJ Maddinson    62* (47b 7x4)      B Laughlin    2-0-14-1

15.1

Naved-ul-Hasan to Maddinson, FOUR, fuller ball on the leg stump. Maddinson makes room and late cuts, yeah you read it right, to third-man for a boundary

15.2

Naved-ul-Hasan to Maddinson, 1 run

15.3

Naved-ul-Hasan to Rohrer, no run, beaten by the slower ball outside the off stump

15.4

Naved-ul-Hasan to Rohrer, no run, comes forward and pushes it to midwicket

15.5

Naved-ul-Hasan to Rohrer, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Pushes it to sweeper cover for a single

15.6

Naved-ul-Hasan to Maddinson, 1 run

End of over 16 (7 runs) Sydney Sixers 128/3
NJ Maddinson    68* (50b 8x4)      Naved-ul-Hasan    2-0-16-0
BJ Rohrer    16* (10b 1x4 1x6)      JJ Krejza    4-0-37-1

16.1

Laughlin to Maddinson, OUT

NJ Maddinson c Johnston b Laughlin 68 (51b 8x4 0x6) SR: 133.33

16.2

Laughlin to Rohrer, OUT

BJ Rohrer run out 16 (11b 1x4 1x6) SR: 145.45

16.3

Laughlin to Nevill, 2 runs

16.4

Laughlin to Nevill, 1 run

16.5

Laughlin to Thornely, no run

16.6

Laughlin to Thornely, 1 run

End of over 17 (11 runs) Sydney Sixers 132/5
DJ Thornely    1* (2b)      B Laughlin    3-0-18-2
PM Nevill    3* (2b)      Naved-ul-Hasan    2-0-16-0

17.1

Naved-ul-Hasan to Thornely, 1 run

17.2

Naved-ul-Hasan to Nevill, 1 run

17.3

Naved-ul-Hasan to Thornely, 2 runs

17.4

Naved-ul-Hasan to Thornely, 1 run

17.5

Naved-ul-Hasan to Nevill, FOUR

17.6

Naved-ul-Hasan to Nevill, no run

End of over 18 (9 runs) Sydney Sixers 141/5
PM Nevill    8* (5b 1x4)      Naved-ul-Hasan    3-0-25-0
DJ Thornely    5* (5b)      B Laughlin    3-0-18-2

18.1

Laughlin to Thornely, 1 run

18.2

Laughlin to Nevill, 2 runs

18.3

Laughlin to Nevill, no run

18.4

Laughlin to Nevill, 2 runs

18.5

Laughlin to Nevill, 2 runs

18.6

Laughlin to Nevill, no run

End of over 19 (7 runs) Sydney Sixers 148/5
PM Nevill    14* (10b 1x4)      B Laughlin    4-0-25-2
DJ Thornely    6* (6b)      Naved-ul-Hasan    3-0-25-0

19.1

Naved-ul-Hasan to Thornely, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Thornely pushes it to long-on for a single

19.2

Naved-ul-Hasan to Nevill, OUT, fuller ball on the middle stump. Nevill looks to slog and, is beaten. He looks back to see the stumps shattered

PM Nevill b Naved-ul-Hasan 14 (11b 1x4 0x6) SR: 127.27

19.3

Naved-ul-Hasan to McCullum, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Looks to steer it and is beaten

19.4

Naved-ul-Hasan to McCullum, 1 run, fuller ball on the off stump. McCullum scoops it to short fine-leg for a single

19.5

Naved-ul-Hasan to Thornely, 2 runs, pushes to long-on for a couple

19.6

Naved-ul-Hasan to Thornely, 1 leg bye, off the pad to short fine-leg

Hurricanes need 154 runs to earn a place in the finals. Join us for the chase in fifteen minutes Match State: Innings Break

End of over 20 (5 runs) Sydney Sixers 153/6
DJ Thornely    9* (9b)      Naved-ul-Hasan    4-0-29-1
NL McCullum    1* (2b)      B Laughlin    4-0-25-2
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Photos

Jan 22, 2012

Nic Maddinson plays an upper-cut during his 68, Hobart Hurricanes v Sydney Sixers, 2nd semi-final, BBL 2011-12, Hobart, January 22, 2012

Nic Maddinson plays an upper-cut during his 68

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Jan 22, 2012

Brett Lee collides with Phil Jaques, Hobart Hurricanes v Sydney Sixers, 2nd semi-final, BBL 2011-12, Hobart, January 22, 2012

Brett Lee collides with Phil Jaques

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