Big Bash League - Final

Perth Scorchers v Sydney Sixers

Sydney Sixers won by 7 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)

0.1

Lee to Gibbs, OUT, Lee gets a wicket, first ball. He pitches it short and Gibbs goes for the pull. He pulls it into the hands of the deep square-leg fielder, Thornely. Gibbs is shocked with the shot he just played and trudges off

HH Gibbs c Thornely b Lee 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Perth Scorchers 0/1   MJ North 0* (0b)   B Lee 0.1-0-0-1

0.5

Lee to Ronchi, OUT, short ball outside the off stump. Ronchi, after those two dot-balls, decides to chase it and gets a faint outside edge. Nevill does no mistakes in holding and it's two wickets in the first over

L Ronchi c †Nevill b Lee 2 (4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

Perth Scorchers 2/2   MJ North 0* (0b)   B Lee 0.5-0-2-2

8.6

MacGill to North, OUT, this time he flights it on the leg stump line. North wants to sweep the top spinner and gets a top edge. O'Keefe has no problems in taking the catch and in comes Collingwood

MJ North c O'Keefe b MacGill 22 (24b 3x4 0x6) SR: 91.66

Perth Scorchers 60/3   MR Marsh 33* (25b 5x4)   SCG MacGill 1-0-4-1

16.2

Starc to Collingwood, OUT, fuller ball on the middle stump. Collinwood comes down the track and looks to loft it. He skies a leading edge to cover and Smith takes it comfortably

PD Collingwood c Smith b Starc 32 (25b 4x4 0x6) SR: 128.00

Perth Scorchers 112/4   MR Marsh 53* (42b 5x4 1x6)   MA Starc 2.2-0-12-1

18.5

Starc to Katich, OUT, fuller ball outside the off stump. Katich drives it straight into the hands of Maddinson at mid-off. A couple of metres , either side, would have fetched him a boundary

SM Katich c Maddinson b Starc 12 (7b 2x4 0x6) SR: 171.42

Perth Scorchers 143/5   MR Marsh 70* (52b 5x4 3x6)   MA Starc 3.5-0-36-2
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
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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
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Photos

Jan 28, 2012

The Sydney Sixers with the inaugural BBL trophy, Perth Scorchers v Sydney Sixers, BBL 2011-12 final, Perth, January 28, 2012

The Sydney Sixers with the inaugural BBL trophy

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Jan 28, 2012

Stand-in captain Steven Smith hit the winning boundary, Perth Scorchers v Sydney Sixers, BBL 2011-12 final, Perth, January 28, 2012

Stand-in captain Steven Smith hit the winning boundary

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