Big Bash League - Final

Perth Scorchers v Hobart Hurricanes

Perth Scorchers won by 39 runs

Hello and welcome to the Big Bash Finals, Perth Scorchers on their home ground take on the Hobart Hurricanes.

Toss: Katich wins the toss for Perth Scorchers and elects to bat.

Katich and Simmons to open the batting for Scorchers. Hilfenhaus will open the bowling for Hurricanes

0.1

Hilfenhaus to Simmons, 2 wides, wide down the leg side and they run run across as the keeper fumbles

0.1

Hilfenhaus to Katich, no run, comes forward and defends it back to the bowler

0.2

Hilfenhaus to Katich, no run, comes forward and drives it to cover

0.3

Hilfenhaus to Katich, 1 run, short ball outside the off stump. Katich steers it to third-man and gets off the mark

0.4

Hilfenhaus to Simmons, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Simmons comes forward and guides the ball to point

0.5

Hilfenhaus to Simmons, no run, beats the outside edge with a ball pitching on the off stump, lands on the seam and moves away. Good bowling this

0.6

Hilfenhaus to Simmons, no run, good length ball on the off stump. Simmons plays it down with soft hands and wants a single. Katich refuses the call for single

Mascarenhas to share the new ball

End of over 1 (3 runs) Perth Scorchers 3/0
CJ Simmons    0* (3b)      BW Hilfenhaus    1-0-3-0
SM Katich    1* (3b)     

1.1

Mascarenhas to Katich, 3 runs, full ball outside the off stump. Katich makes room and goes inside out. The ball stops dead after the second bounce, a few feet away from the boundary

1.2

Mascarenhas to Simmons, 1 leg bye

1.3

Mascarenhas to Katich, no run, comes forward and pushes it to cover

1.4

Mascarenhas to Katich, 1 run, good length ball outside the off stump. He looks to flick it and gets an outside edge past first slip for a single

1.5

Mascarenhas to Simmons, 1 run, off the outside edge to third-man for a single

1.6

Mascarenhas to Katich, no run, comes forward and defends it to mid-off

End of over 2 (6 runs) Perth Scorchers 9/0
SM Katich    5* (7b)      AD Mascarenhas    1-0-5-0
CJ Simmons    1* (5b)      BW Hilfenhaus    1-0-3-0

2.1

Hilfenhaus to Simmons, no run, comes forward and pushes it to the leg side

2.2

Hilfenhaus to Simmons, no run, short ball outside the off stump. He looks to pull it and misses

2.3

Hilfenhaus to Simmons, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. Simmons comes forward and defends it to point

2.4

Hilfenhaus to Simmons, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Simmons makes room and pushes it to the point fielder

2.5

Hilfenhaus to Simmons, 1 run, short ball outside the off stump. Simmons pulls it to mid-on where Bollinger dives and saves three runs

2.6

Hilfenhaus to Katich, 1 run, fuller ball on the leg stump. Katich forces it to deep midwicket for a single

End of over 3 (2 runs) Perth Scorchers 11/0
SM Katich    6* (8b)      BW Hilfenhaus    2-0-5-0
CJ Simmons    2* (10b)      AD Mascarenhas    1-0-5-0

3.1

Mascarenhas to Katich, OUT, good length ball outside the off stump. Katich makes room and slaps it straight to cover where Dunk takes a good catch

SM Katich c Dunk b Mascarenhas 6 (9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

Shaun Marsh replaces Katich

3.2

Mascarenhas to SE Marsh, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it to mid-on for a single

3.3

Mascarenhas to Simmons, 2 runs, fuller ball outside the off stump. Simmons lofts it over infield for a couple

3.4

Mascarenhas to Simmons, no run, looks to drive and is beaten

3.5

Mascarenhas to Simmons, 1 run, off the outside edge to third-man for a single

3.6

Mascarenhas to SE Marsh, no run, comes forward and defends it to the leg side

End of over 4 (4 runs) Perth Scorchers 15/1
SE Marsh    1* (2b)      AD Mascarenhas    2-0-9-1
CJ Simmons    5* (13b)      BW Hilfenhaus    2-0-5-0

4.1

Hilfenhaus to Simmons, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Simmons looks to drive and gets an outside edge to third-man for a single. He is having a tough time finding the gaps

4.2

Hilfenhaus to SE Marsh, no run, struck high on the pads as Marsh loses sight of the ball at the last moment. The bowler and keeper appeal for every decision possible

4.3

Hilfenhaus to SE Marsh, 1 run

4.4

Hilfenhaus to Simmons, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Simmons lofts it over the bowler's head for a boundary. Is he opening up now?

4.5

Hilfenhaus to Simmons, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Simmons looks to slice and gets an outside edge to third-man for a boundary

4.6

Hilfenhaus to Simmons, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. Simmons looks to cut it and is beaten

End of over 5 (10 runs) Perth Scorchers 25/1
CJ Simmons    14* (17b 2x4)      BW Hilfenhaus    3-0-15-0
SE Marsh    2* (4b)      AD Mascarenhas    2-0-9-1

5.1

Mascarenhas to SE Marsh, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it to mid-off for a single

5.2

Mascarenhas to Simmons, FOUR, short ball on the off stump. Simmons pulls it to deep midwicket for a boundary

5.3

Mascarenhas to Simmons, no run, moves the ball away a touch. Simmons is looking to go downtown and drags his backfoot out of the crease. He is aware of it and grounds it back before PAine can whip the bails off

5.4

Mascarenhas to Simmons, SIX, fuller ball outside the off stump. This was the shot he was attempting the previous ball. He clears long-off with ease

5.5

Mascarenhas to Simmons, 2 runs, fuller ball on the leg stump. Simmons looks to go straight down the ground and mistimes it. Doherty runs in from long-on and drops a tough chance

5.6

Mascarenhas to Simmons, no run, looks to cut and is beaten

End of over 6 (13 runs) Perth Scorchers 38/1
CJ Simmons    26* (22b 3x4 1x6)      AD Mascarenhas    3-0-22-1
SE Marsh    3* (5b)      BW Hilfenhaus    3-0-15-0

6.1

Bollinger to SE Marsh, 1 wide, wide down the leg side. He too begins like Hilfenhaus

6.1

Bollinger to SE Marsh, no run, comes forward and drives it to mid-on

6.2

Bollinger to SE Marsh, 1 leg bye

Right, what will Bollinger bowl to Simmons

6.3

Bollinger to Simmons, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Simmons looks to slice it and is beaten

6.4

Bollinger to Simmons, SIX, fuller ball on the off stump. Simmons loftsit long-on. Doherty is looking to take it in front of the ropes but misses the ball altogether

6.5

Bollinger to Simmons, 1 run

6.6

Bollinger to SE Marsh, 2 runs, fuller ball on the middle and leg. Marsh whips it to deep midwicket for a couple

Boyce, the leg break bowler comes into the attack

End of over 7 (11 runs) Perth Scorchers 49/1
SE Marsh    5* (8b)      DE Bollinger    1-0-10-0
CJ Simmons    33* (25b 3x4 2x6)      AD Mascarenhas    3-0-22-1

7.1

Boyce to Simmons, no run, comes forward and defends

7.2

Boyce to Simmons, 1 run, pulls it to deep square-leg for a single

7.3

Boyce to SE Marsh, 1 run, comes forward and drives it to long-off for a single

7.4

Boyce to Simmons, 1 run, off the leading edge to point for a single

7.5

Boyce to SE Marsh, 2 runs, short ball outside the off stump. Marsh pulls it to deep midwicket for a couple

7.6

Boyce to SE Marsh, 1 run, comes forward and turns it to short fine-leg for a single

End of over 8 (6 runs) Perth Scorchers 55/1
SE Marsh    9* (11b)      CJ Boyce    1-0-6-0
CJ Simmons    35* (28b 3x4 2x6)      DE Bollinger    1-0-10-0

8.1

Bollinger to SE Marsh, SIX, fuller ball on the off stump. Marsh lofts it deep midwicket for his first six. His batting style is pretty similar to David Miller, who smashed 93 runs of 37 balls last night. He was playing for Dolphins

8.2

Bollinger to SE Marsh, no run

8.3

Bollinger to SE Marsh, 1 run, comes forward and drives it to sweeper cover for a single

8.4

Bollinger to Simmons, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Simmons looks to drive and gets an inside edge to short fine-leg for a single

8.5

Bollinger to SE Marsh, 1 run, full-toss on the off stump. Marsh punches it to long-on for a single

8.6

Bollinger to Simmons, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Simmons comes forward and drives it to mid-off. There is a confusion in taking a non existent single, but better sense prevails

End of over 9 (9 runs) Perth Scorchers 64/1
CJ Simmons    36* (30b 3x4 2x6)      DE Bollinger    2-0-19-0
SE Marsh    17* (15b 1x6)      CJ Boyce    1-0-6-0

9.1

Boyce to SE Marsh, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side for a single

9.2

Boyce to Simmons, no run, comes forward and defends it to the leg side

9.3

Boyce to Simmons, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. Simmons pulls it to deep square-leg for a boundary

9.4

Boyce to Simmons, no run, pushes it to the leg side

9.5

Boyce to Simmons, 1 run, makes room and cuts it to point for a single

9.6

Boyce to SE Marsh, 2 runs, comes forward and turns it to deep midwicket for a couple

End of over 10 (8 runs) Perth Scorchers 72/1
SE Marsh    20* (17b 1x6)      CJ Boyce    2-0-14-0
CJ Simmons    41* (34b 4x4 2x6)      DE Bollinger    2-0-19-0

10.1

Gulbis to Simmons, 1 wide, full and too wide outside the off stump, Simmon can't reach that.

10.1

Gulbis to Simmons, FOUR, stands in the crease and launches it over mid-off to the fence.

10.2

Gulbis to Simmons, OUT, full and wide outside the off stump, Simmons goes after it and gets the edge high in the air down to third man and Mascarenhas running in, takes the catch.

CJ Simmons c Mascarenhas b Gulbis 45 (36b 5x4 2x6) SR: 125.00

10.3

Gulbis to SE Marsh, 1 wide, full and wide once again, left alone.

10.3

Gulbis to SE Marsh, 1 run, outside edge and one bounce to third man.

10.4

Gulbis to Voges, FOUR, edges and down to third man fence, was wide of the first slip.

10.5

Gulbis to Voges, 1 run, works through the onside to deep midwicket.

10.6

Gulbis to SE Marsh, 2 runs, works through the vacant infield on the onside and picks up couple of runs, good running.

End of over 11 (14 runs) Perth Scorchers 86/2
SE Marsh    23* (19b 1x6)      EP Gulbis    1-0-14-1
AC Voges    5* (2b 1x4)      CJ Boyce    2-0-14-0

11.1

Doherty to Voges, 1 run, sweeps down to fine leg for a single.

11.2

Doherty to SE Marsh, 2 runs, worked through the onside to deep midwicket and comes back for the second.

11.3

Doherty to SE Marsh, 1 run, works through the onside to midwicket.

11.4

Doherty to Voges, 1 run, driven past the bowler to long on.

11.5

Doherty to SE Marsh, no run, cut down to short third man.

11.6

Doherty to SE Marsh, 1 run, worked again to midwicket for a single.

End of over 12 (6 runs) Perth Scorchers 92/2
SE Marsh    27* (23b 1x6)      XJ Doherty    1-0-6-0
AC Voges    7* (4b 1x4)      EP Gulbis    1-0-14-1

12.1

Boyce to SE Marsh, SIX, swings it over the midwicket fence for a six, goes a long way into the stands.

12.2

Boyce to SE Marsh, 2 runs, stays back and cuts behind point to the deep, brings up the 100 for Scorchers.

12.3

Boyce to SE Marsh, SIX, short ball and Marsh pulls well over the square leg fence.

12.4

Boyce to SE Marsh, no run, cut hard behind point.

12.5

Boyce to SE Marsh, 1 run, worked to the onside to the deep.

12.6

Boyce to Voges, no run, lovely delivery pitches outside the leg stump and turns away to beat the outside edge, wonderful delivery.

End of over 13 (15 runs) Perth Scorchers 107/2
AC Voges    7* (5b 1x4)      CJ Boyce    3-0-29-0
SE Marsh    42* (28b 3x6)      XJ Doherty    1-0-6-0

13.1

Doherty to SE Marsh, 1 run, down the track and driven down the ground to long on.

13.2

Doherty to Voges, no run, down the track and mistimes it back to the bowler.

13.3

Doherty to Voges, 1 run, makes room and drives down the ground to long off.

13.4

Doherty to SE Marsh, 1 run, works through square leg and picks up a single.

Big crowd in for the Finals.

13.5

Doherty to Voges, SIX, sweeps well high and over the backward square leg fence.

13.6

Doherty to Voges, 1 run, driven down the ground to long on.

End of over 14 (10 runs) Perth Scorchers 117/2
AC Voges    15* (9b 1x4 1x6)      XJ Doherty    2-0-16-0
SE Marsh    44* (30b 3x6)      CJ Boyce    3-0-29-0

14.1

Bollinger to Voges, 1 run, short delivery and Voges drops it with soft hands to the off side and takes off for a single.

14.2

Bollinger to SE Marsh, 1 wide, fuller and bit wide outside the off stump, left alone.

14.2

Bollinger to SE Marsh, 1 run, full toss driven to the right of Bailey at mid-off, who does well.

14.3

Bollinger to Voges, 2 runs, makes room and gets it over the fielder at extra cover to the deep.

14.4

Bollinger to Voges, 1 run, down the leg side and worked to deep backward square leg.

14.5

Bollinger to SE Marsh, 1 run, in the block-hole, squeezed out down to third man.

14.6

Bollinger to Voges, 2 runs, full toss on the legs, clipped to deep backward square leg.

End of over 15 (9 runs) Perth Scorchers 126/2
AC Voges    21* (13b 1x4 1x6)      DE Bollinger    3-0-28-0
SE Marsh    46* (32b 3x6)      XJ Doherty    2-0-16-0

15.1

Boyce to SE Marsh, 2 runs, worked to wide long on and picks up couple of runs.

15.2

Boyce to SE Marsh, FOUR, too short and Marsh pulls well to the long leg fence and brings up his 50, well done.

15.3

Boyce to SE Marsh, 1 run, uses his feet and works to deep square leg.

15.4

Boyce to Voges, 1 run, moves across his off stump and hits in the air to deep square leg, on the bounce to the fielder.

15.5

Boyce to SE Marsh, 1 run, cuts very late and Bollinger does very well to field that to his right.

15.6

Boyce to Voges, 1 run, tosses it wide outside the off stump as Voges moves across his stumps to get it to the onside, finally he had to settle to cut to deep point.

End of over 16 (10 runs) Perth Scorchers 136/2
AC Voges    23* (15b 1x4 1x6)      CJ Boyce    4-0-39-0
SE Marsh    54* (36b 1x4 3x6)      DE Bollinger    3-0-28-0

16.1

Hilfenhaus to Voges, FOUR, short ball and pulled very hard to deep midwicket and a fumble allows the boundary.

16.2

Hilfenhaus to Voges, OUT, short delivery and Voges goes for the hook and gets the top-edge down to long leg and Mascarenhas takes a good low catch, coming forward.

AC Voges c Mascarenhas b Hilfenhaus 27 (17b 2x4 1x6) SR: 158.82

16.3

Hilfenhaus to SE Marsh, 2 runs, cut down to third man.

16.4

Hilfenhaus to SE Marsh, 1 run, low full toss driven to the off side.

16.5

Hilfenhaus to MR Marsh, no run, bouncer through to the keeper.

16.6

Hilfenhaus to MR Marsh, 1 run, works it down to fine leg for a single.

End of over 17 (8 runs) Perth Scorchers 144/3
MR Marsh    1* (2b)      BW Hilfenhaus    4-0-23-1
SE Marsh    57* (38b 1x4 3x6)      CJ Boyce    4-0-39-0

17.1

Mascarenhas to MR Marsh, SIX, in the zone for Marsh and he hits it high over the fielder at deep midwicket.

17.2

Mascarenhas to MR Marsh, SIX, hits it very high and over the bowler and over the sight screen for a a maximum.

17.3

Mascarenhas to MR Marsh, SIX, three in a row for the junior Marsh, who hits it a long way into the upper tier over long on.

17.4

Mascarenhas to MR Marsh, 1 run, hit very hard down to long off.

17.5

Mascarenhas to SE Marsh, FOUR, picks the gap, the senior Marsh gets it wide and in the gap to the midwicket fence.

17.6

Mascarenhas to SE Marsh, 1 run, hit hard in the air down to long off and the umpires checking if the fielder has stepped the line, looks clear, only a single.

End of over 18 (24 runs) Perth Scorchers 168/3
SE Marsh    62* (40b 2x4 3x6)      AD Mascarenhas    4-0-46-1
MR Marsh    20* (6b 3x6)      BW Hilfenhaus    4-0-23-1

18.1

Bollinger to SE Marsh, no run, swings and misses the delivery outside the off stump.

18.2

Bollinger to SE Marsh, no run, in the block-hole, can only dig it out to the bowler.

18.3

Bollinger to SE Marsh, 1 run, full toss and Marsh inside edges to the off side.

18.4

Bollinger to MR Marsh, FOUR, keeps it full this time and Marsh gives himself some room and hits it over mid-off to the fence.

18.5

Bollinger to MR Marsh, FOUR, a bouncer and Mitch Marsh hooks it well to the backward square leg fence, wonderful hitting from the junior.

18.6

Bollinger to MR Marsh, 1 run, full down the leg side and driven down the ground to long on.

End of over 19 (10 runs) Perth Scorchers 178/3
MR Marsh    29* (9b 2x4 3x6)      DE Bollinger    4-0-38-0
SE Marsh    63* (43b 2x4 3x6)      AD Mascarenhas    4-0-46-1

19.1

Doherty to MR Marsh, SIX, full toss on the legs and he puts it over the midwicket fence for a six.

19.2

Doherty to MR Marsh, 1 wide, too wide outside the off stump.

19.2

Doherty to MR Marsh, 2 runs, dropped in the deep at long on, a good effort by Birt.

19.3

Doherty to MR Marsh, OUT, full, straight and quicker and Marsh misses his swing, the ball strikes timber.

MR Marsh b Doherty 37 (12b 2x4 4x6) SR: 308.33

19.4

Doherty to Coulter-Nile, 2 runs, driven to mid-off and a slight fumble.

19.5

Doherty to Coulter-Nile, no run, swings and misses, Paine asks for a stumping, not out.

19.6

Doherty to Coulter-Nile, 2 runs, full toss hit to deep cover and comes back for the second.

Innings Break: When we come back after the break, the Hurricanes need 192 to win this Final, they will have to score at 9.6 per over, do join us then.

End of over 20 (13 runs) Perth Scorchers 191/4
NM Coulter-Nile    4* (3b)      XJ Doherty    3-0-29-1
SE Marsh    63* (43b 2x4 3x6)      DE Bollinger    4-0-38-0
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Feb 7, 2014

Confetti rains down on the Perth Scorchers players as they celebrate winning the Big Bash League, Perth Scorchers v Hobart Hurricanes, Big Bash League, Final, Perth, February 7, 2014

Confetti rains down on the Perth Scorchers players as they celebrate winning the Big Bash League

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Feb 7, 2014

Brad Hogg finished with figures of 2 for 17, Perth Scorchers v Hobart Hurricanes, Big Bash League, Final, Perth, February 7, 2014

Brad Hogg finished with figures of 2 for 17

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