Champions League Twenty20 - Group B

Lions v Sydney Sixers

Sydney Sixers won by 5 wickets (with 6 balls remaining)

2.2

Hazlewood to Petersen, OUT, Petersen is gone, big charge to a back of a length ball which bounced and straightened to take the edge off his slog and Haddin takes the gift

AN Petersen c †Haddin b Hazlewood 5 (10m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 83.33

Lions 25/1   GH Bodi 16* (8b 2x4 1x6)   JR Hazlewood 0.2-0-0-1

7.1

Watson to de Kock, OUT, Watson is bowling on another pitch, he's given two in his first over, and now struck off the first ball of his second, length ball, angled across, just outside off, very slight away movement, de Kock goes for a big drive, and Haddin accepts the healthy edge

Q de Kock c †Haddin b Watson 4 (20m 14b 0x4 0x6) SR: 28.57

Lions 57/2   GH Bodi 43* (24b 4x4 3x6)   SR Watson 1.1-0-2-1

10.4

Hazlewood to McKenzie, OUT, one more goes, Lions losing their way slightly, McKenzie hasn't looked comfortable, stays in the crease and prods a back of a length ball through to the keeper, it held its line a tad, and that was enough

ND McKenzie c †Haddin b Hazlewood 17 (15m 16b 2x4 0x6) SR: 106.25

Lions 81/3   GH Bodi 49* (29b 4x4 3x6)   JR Hazlewood 3.4-1-18-2

13.3

Henriques to de Bruyn, OUT, Haddin in business again, Lions are leaving all the work to Bodi, de Bruyn takes a step out, tries to steer one to third man and finds the gloves of the keeper

Z de Bruyn c †Haddin b Henriques 4 (12m 10b 0x4 0x6) SR: 40.00

Lions 91/4   GH Bodi 54* (36b 4x4 3x6)   MC Henriques 2.3-0-17-1

17.1

Starc to Bodi, OUT, appeal for leg before, and Starc strikes first ball on return, Bodi going across and looking to work to leg, Starc angling it in from over the stumps, it swung in too, was that impact within the line of off? replays show it indeed was

GH Bodi lbw b Starc 61 (75m 44b 4x4 3x6) SR: 138.63

Lions 120/5   J Symes 22* (14b 3x4 1x6)   MA Starc 2.1-0-13-1

17.6

Starc to Symes, OUT, late inswing works for Starc again, full delivery, Symes wants to slog it square to leg from outside off, the ball moves in sharply, sneaks between bat and pad, and takes out off stump

J Symes b Starc 23 (21m 16b 3x4 1x6) SR: 143.75

Lions 123/6   CH Morris 2* (3b)   MA Starc 3-0-16-2

18.2

Watson to Sohail Tanvir, OUT, short ball, into the body, hooked, catch straight to fine leg

Sohail Tanvir c Starc b Watson 0 (2m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Lions 124/7   CH Morris 3* (4b)   SR Watson 3.2-0-15-2

19.2

Starc to Tsolekile, OUT, midwicket fields the ball and beats Tsolekile in a race to the non-striker's end

TL Tsolekile run out 0 (5m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Lions 135/8   CH Morris 13* (8b 2x4)   MA Starc 3.2-0-17-2

19.4

Starc to Phangiso, OUT, makes room outside leg, Starc goes full on the stumps, Phangiso swings hard, and short extra cover takes the catch

AM Phangiso c Thornely b Starc 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Lions 136/9   CH Morris 14* (9b 2x4)   MA Starc 3.4-0-18-3
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Photos

Oct 18, 2012

Shane Watson picked up two wickets, Lions v Sydney Sixers, Group B, Champions League T20, Cape Town, October 18, 2012

Shane Watson picked up two wickets

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Oct 18, 2012

Aaron Phangiso bowled a tight spell, Lions v Sydney Sixers, Group B, Champions League T20, Cape Town, October 18, 2012

Aaron Phangiso bowled a tight spell

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