Champions League Twenty20 - Group A

Auckland v Perth Scorchers

Perth Scorchers won by 16 runs

11.2

Hira to Beaton, 1 run, punched down the ground for one

11.5

Hira to Beaton, 1 run, pushed wide of point for one

Perth Scorchers 70/3   TM Beaton 2* (2b)

12.1

Martin to Beaton, 1 run, flighted on middle and leg, driven wide of the bowler for one

12.4

Martin to Beaton, 1 run, driven powerfully down to long-off

12.6

Martin to Beaton, no run, drilled back at the bowler who is right behind it

Perth Scorchers 82/3   TM Beaton 4* (5b)

13.3

Azhar Mahmood to Beaton, no run, length ball, punched on the up, finds extra cover

13.4

Azhar Mahmood to Beaton, 1 run, full and straight, mis-hit to long-on for one

13.6

Azhar Mahmood to Beaton, no run, slower ball, he jumps out of the crease, and misses with his slash

Perth Scorchers 89/3   TM Beaton 5* (8b)

14.2

Mills to Beaton, 1 run, slower ball, really full, swiped away to long-on

14.5

Mills to Beaton, 1 run, slow, but nearly a yorker, dug out for a single to long-on

Perth Scorchers 97/3   TM Beaton 7* (10b)

15.2

de Grandhomme to Beaton, no run, length ball, into the pads, that's asking for trouble. But Beaton misses out with that heave-ho

15.3

de Grandhomme to Beaton, 2 runs, nearly a yorker, dug out, it goes softly to long-on, and they come back for two. The second initiated by Collingwood

15.4

de Grandhomme to Beaton, SIX, slower ball, but on a length, and well into the pads. Beaton has enough time to get on a knee, and slog-sweep this over midwicket

15.5

de Grandhomme to Beaton, FOUR, Guptill, the fielder of some blinders, keeps up with his image of missing the simpler ones. Runs to his right at long-on, but over-runs it, and concedes three extra runs

15.6

de Grandhomme to Beaton, 1 run, goes off the inside half of the bat, takes a single into the leg side

Perth Scorchers 112/3   TM Beaton 20* (15b 1x4 1x6)

16.1

Azhar Mahmood to Beaton, no run, yorker first up, and draws a dot

16.2

Azhar Mahmood to Beaton, 1 run, length ball, hit right back at him, and he gets a hand to it. He has hurt his fingers

16.4

Azhar Mahmood to Beaton, 1 run, yorker, outside leg, digs it out towards extra cover

Perth Scorchers 115/3   TM Beaton 22* (18b 1x4 1x6)

17.1

Bates to Beaton, OUT, full, straight, and Beaton swings and misses. The off stump goes for a walk

TM Beaton b Bates 22 (26m 19b 1x4 1x6) SR: 115.78

Perth Scorchers 118/4   TM Beaton 22 (19b 1x4 1x6)
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Photos

Oct 23, 2012

Michael Beer celebrates a wicket with Luke Ronchi, Auckland Aces v Perth Scorchers, Champions League T20, Centurion, October 23, 2012

Michael Beer celebrates a wicket with Luke Ronchi

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Oct 23, 2012

Ronnie Hira is bowled attempting an unorthodox shot, Auckland Aces v Perth Scorchers, Champions League T20, Centurion, October 23, 2012

Ronnie Hira is bowled attempting an unorthodox shot

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