Champions League Twenty20 - Final

Lions v Sydney Sixers

Sydney Sixers won by 10 wickets (with 45 balls remaining)

4.4

Starc to Symes, FOUR, lovely shot! Lions will hope for more of these now, length ball shaping away and he opens the face of the bat and steers it wide of backward point

Lions 17/4   J Symes 6* (5b 1x4)   MA Starc 0.4-0-7-0

4.6

Starc to Symes, FOUR, bashed! It was pitched up and Symes gave it a thrash on the front foot and it sailed over extra cover

Lions 21/4   J Symes 10* (7b 2x4)   MA Starc 1-0-11-0

5.2

Cummins to Sohail Tanvir, FOUR, that was easily down, swinging in on the pads and he clipped it with ease over square leg, like a genuine batsman

Lions 27/4   Sohail Tanvir 8* (5b 1x4)   PJ Cummins 0.2-0-6-0

8.3

McCullum to Symes, FOUR, lovely punch, makes a bit of room and smashes that past extra cover

Lions 39/5   J Symes 17* (15b 3x4)   NL McCullum 2.3-0-14-2

9.3

Cummins to Symes, FOUR, fires it full and quick wide of the off stump and Symes uses the pace of the ball and opens the face and drives wide of backward point

Lions 46/5   J Symes 23* (20b 4x4)   PJ Cummins 2.3-0-15-0

9.4

Cummins to Symes, FOUR, that reached the rope before you could blink! Length ball on middle and he picked the length early and clubbed it flat over midwicket

Lions 50/5   J Symes 27* (21b 5x4)   PJ Cummins 2.4-0-19-0

11.6

Starc to Tsolekile, FOUR, lucky inside edge! He tries to punch that square on the off side and gets an inside edge that beats Haddin who moved to his right too early

Lions 67/5   TL Tsolekile 19* (16b 1x4 2x6)   MA Starc 2-0-22-0

13.4

McCullum to Pretorius, FOUR, gets a friendly full toss first up, bashes it over midwicket, poor ball

Lions 77/6   D Pretorius 4* (1b 1x4)   NL McCullum 3.4-0-22-3

15.4

Cummins to Symes, FOUR, picked the gap to perfection, Symes was down the track to unsettle the bowler and he biffed it wide of mid-on and midwicket

Lions 86/6   J Symes 40* (37b 6x4)   PJ Cummins 3.4-0-23-0

15.6

Cummins to Symes, FOUR, past short fine leg! Another slower ball and he manages it clip it past that fielder on the infield

Lions 90/6   J Symes 44* (39b 7x4)   PJ Cummins 4-0-27-0

16.5

Hazlewood to Symes, FOUR, friendly full toss on the pads! Hazlewood attempts the yorker, Symes knows the fine leg is up, tucks it wide of the fielder's right

Lions 103/6   J Symes 49* (41b 8x4)   JR Hazlewood 2.5-1-19-2
Tournament Results
Lions v Syd Sixers at Johannesburg - Oct 28, 2012
Syd Sixers won by 10 wickets (with 45 balls remaining)
Syd Sixers v Titans at Centurion - Oct 26, 2012
Syd Sixers won by 2 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Daredevils v Lions at Durban - Oct 25, 2012
Lions won by 22 runs
Daredevils v Titans at Centurion - Oct 23, 2012
No result (abandoned with a toss)
Auckland v Scorchers at Centurion - Oct 23, 2012
Scorchers won by 16 runs
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Photos

Oct 28, 2012

Michael Lumb is ecstatic after the win, Lions v Sydney Sixers, final, CLT20, Johannesburg, October 28, 2012

Michael Lumb is ecstatic after the win

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Oct 28, 2012

The dressing-room celebrations in full swing, Lions v Sydney Sixers, final, CLT20, Johannesburg, October 28, 2012

The dressing-room celebrations in full swing

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