Big Bash League

Adelaide Strikers v Melbourne Stars

Melbourne Stars won by 8 runs

4.6

Young to Quiney, OUT, tosses it and Quiney swings across the line and gets bowled.

RJ Quiney b Young 22 (12b 2x4 2x6) SR: 183.33

Melbourne Stars 46/1   BJ Hodge 22* (18b 4x4)   BE Young 1-0-5-1

11.4

Pollard to Faulkner, OUT, short ball and Faulkner pulls in the air to deep backward square leg and Klinger takes the catch.

JP Faulkner c Klinger b Pollard 10 (11b 0x4 0x6) SR: 90.90

Melbourne Stars 103/2   BJ Hodge 65* (47b 8x4 2x6)   KA Pollard 0.4-0-4-1

14.6

Johnston to Hodge, OUT, full toss hit straight down the throat of Ferguson at deep midwicket.

BJ Hodge c Ferguson b Johnston 88 (58b 10x4 3x6) SR: 151.72

Melbourne Stars 142/3   DJ Hussey 16* (9b 1x4 1x6)   MJ Johnston 2-0-29-1

15.5

Botha to Hussey, OUT, hit in the air down the ground to long on and Reardon takes it comfortably.

DJ Hussey c Reardon b Botha 17 (11b 1x4 1x6) SR: 154.54

Melbourne Stars 145/4   CL White 2* (3b)   J Botha 3.5-0-26-1

16.6

Tait to Maxwell, OUT, the off stump is uprooted, Maxwell gave himself room to smash it through the off side, misses it and you know rest of the story.

GJ Maxwell b Tait 11 (5b 1x4 1x6) SR: 220.00

Melbourne Stars 157/5   CL White 3* (5b)   SW Tait 3-0-30-1

18.5

Tait to White, OUT, keeps it full outside the off stump and White once too many moves across his stumps to the off side, Tait strikes, knocks back the stumps of an inside edge.

CL White b Tait 13 (13b 2x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Melbourne Stars 170/6   PSP Handscomb 3* (3b)   SW Tait 3.5-0-37-2

19.2

Richardson to Hastings, OUT, low full toss driven to mid-off and Hasting takes off for a tight single, Botha scores a direct hit.

JW Hastings run out 0 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Melbourne Stars 171/7   PSP Handscomb 4* (4b)   KW Richardson 3.2-0-23-0

19.5

Richardson to Rose, OUT, makes room and slices in the air too deep backward point and Ferguson takes a well judged catch.

CA Rose c Ferguson b Richardson 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Melbourne Stars 174/8   PSP Handscomb 6* (6b)   KW Richardson 3.5-0-26-1
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Photos

Dec 27, 2012

Kieron Pollard and John Hastings exchange a few words, Adelaide Strikers v Melbourne Stars, Big Bash League, Adelaide, December 27, 2012

Kieron Pollard and John Hastings exchange a few words

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Dec 27, 2012

Kieron Pollard hits over the top, Adelaide Strikers v Melbourne Stars, Big Bash League, Adelaide, December 27, 2012

Kieron Pollard hits over the top

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