Big Bash League, Melbourne Stars v Perth Scorchers at Melbourne, Jan 4, 2012
Perth Scorchers won by 8 runs
4 January 2012 - night match (20-over match)
  Perth Scorchers innings (20 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal HH Gibbs c Quiney b Warne 69 54 48 8 0 143.75
13.2 Warne continues to prise out the big names in the tournament. He coaxes Gibbs into going for the lofted shot and has the fielder placed at long-off for that. Danger man Gibbs is gone 108/3
View dismissal MJ North* b Bird 5 20 7 0 0 71.42
5.1 how badly they needed this. The wicket. North gets a good length ball and looks to play it on the leg side. He is beaten all ends up and is bowled 46/1
View dismissal SM Katich c White b Hussey 10 10 8 1 0 125.00
7.3 fuller ball outside the off stump. Katich moves across and drives it straight to cover. White takes the catch 60/2
View dismissal MR Marsh c White b Warne 31 35 28 0 2 110.71
15.6 just how good is Warne? He calls it and bowls the ball. He says he will tempt Marsh into the drive and does just that. The bat turns in Marsh's hand as he looks to drive. The ball flies to cover where White takes the catch 120/5
View dismissal L Ronchi c McKay b Faulkner 1 17 4 0 0 25.00
14.3 short ball on the leg stump. Ronchi is uncomfortable while playing the pull and ends up top-edging the pull to fine-leg where McKay takes a fine catch 111/4
View dismissal PD Collingwood c Quiney b Faulkner 12 5 9 0 0 133.33
19.1 fuller ball outside the off stump. Collingwood was feeling the pressure as Coulter-Nile was playing dots at the other end. Collingwood goes for a desparate drive and is out 134/6
View dismissal NM Coulter-Nile run out (†Wade) 5 21 13 0 0 38.46
19.3 Faulkner to Rimmington, run out (†Wade) 135/7
NJ Rimmington not out 0 8 1 0 0 0.00
View dismissal GB Hogg run out (†Wade) 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
19.4 from Faulkner, short ball on the off stump. Hogg looks to pull it and misses. He wants to set off for a bye. Wade is quick in collecting and letting the throw rip 135/8
View dismissal MA Beer b Faulkner 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
19.5 fuller ball on the off stump. Beer looks to swing and is beaten. The stumps are rearranged 135/9
View dismissal BM Edmondson run out (†Wade/Hussey) 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
19.6 from Faulkner, fuller ball outside the off stump. Edmondson looks to go for a slog and misses. He sets off for a bye. Wade misses the throw and the ball goes to long-off, where Hussey collects the ball and brings down the stumps at the keepers end 136/9
Extras (b 1, lb 1, nb 1) 3
  Total (all out; 20 overs; 90 mins) 136 (6.80 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
View wicket DJ Hussey 3 0 20 1 6.66
7.3 to Katich, fuller ball outside the off stump. Katich moves across and drives it straight to cover. White takes the catch 60/2
View wicket JM Bird 4 0 32 1 8.00 (1nb)
5.1 to North, how badly they needed this. The wicket. North gets a good length ball and looks to play it on the leg side. He is beaten all ends up and is bowled 46/1
View wickets JP Faulkner 4 1 17 3 4.25
14.3 to Ronchi, short ball on the leg stump. Ronchi is uncomfortable while playing the pull and ends up top-edging the pull to fine-leg where McKay takes a fine catch 111/4
19.1 to Collingwood, fuller ball outside the off stump. Collingwood was feeling the pressure as Coulter-Nile was playing dots at the other end. Collingwood goes for a desparate drive and is out 134/6
19.5 to Beer, fuller ball on the off stump. Beer looks to swing and is beaten. The stumps are rearranged 135/9
  CJ McKay 4 0 28 0 7.00
  LJ Wright 1 0 7 0 7.00
View wickets SK Warne 4 0 30 2 7.50
13.2 to Gibbs, Warne continues to prise out the big names in the tournament. He coaxes Gibbs into going for the lofted shot and has the fielder placed at long-off for that. Danger man Gibbs is gone 108/3
15.6 to Marsh, just how good is Warne? He calls it and bowls the ball. He says he will tempt Marsh into the drive and does just that. The bat turns in Marsh's hand as he looks to drive. The ball flies to cover where White takes the catch 120/5
  Melbourne Stars innings (target: 137 runs from 20 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal RJ Quiney c Katich b Coulter-Nile 39 41 35 3 2 111.42
9.5 Katich has the second catch of the day. Quiney was riding hi luck all through this innings. This time, though, he lofts to long-off where Katich takes an easy catch 53/4
View dismissal CL White* c Beer b Edmondson 1 16 9 0 0 11.11
4.4 good length ball outside the off stump. White looks to heave it over the long-off boundary and gets an outside edge to third-man, where Beer takes the catch 25/1
View dismissal GJ Bailey c Hogg b Coulter-Nile 1 5 5 0 0 20.00
5.6 the ball bounces off the surface faster than Bailey expects it to. He goes for the pull and gets a a top-edge to midwicket where Hogg takes an easy catch 27/2
View dismissal DJ Hussey c Katich b Marsh 4 11 6 0 0 66.66
8.1 fuller ball outside the off stump. Hussey drives it straight to Katich who is positioned at cover for the same 43/3
MS Wade not out 53 50 43 3 0 123.25
View dismissal LJ Wright run out (Coulter-Nile/Edmondson) 16 35 19 2 0 84.21
18.4 Edmondson to Wade, pushes it to cover and they are running for a non-existent couple. Wright is run-out at the bowler's end 115/5
JP Faulkner not out 4 7 3 0 0 133.33
Extras (lb 4, w 6) 10
  Total (5 wickets; 20 overs; 85 mins) 128 (6.40 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  MA Beer 2 0 13 0 6.50
  NJ Rimmington 4 0 22 0 5.50 (1w)
View wicket BM Edmondson 4 0 27 1 6.75 (2w)
4.4 to White, good length ball outside the off stump. White looks to heave it over the long-off boundary and gets an outside edge to third-man, where Beer takes the catch 25/1
View wickets NM Coulter-Nile 3 0 20 2 6.66 (1w)
5.6 to Bailey, the ball bounces off the surface faster than Bailey expects it to. He goes for the pull and gets a a top-edge to midwicket where Hogg takes an easy catch 27/2
9.5 to Quiney, Katich has the second catch of the day. Quiney was riding hi luck all through this innings. This time, though, he lofts to long-off where Katich takes an easy catch 53/4
View wicket MR Marsh 4 0 22 1 5.50 (1w)
8.1 to Hussey, fuller ball outside the off stump. Hussey drives it straight to Katich who is positioned at cover for the same 43/3
  GB Hogg 3 0 20 0 6.66

Match details


Toss - Perth Scorchers, who chose to bat
Points - Perth Scorchers 2, Melbourne Stars 0
Twenty20 debut - JM Bird (Melbourne Stars)
Player of the match - HH Gibbs (Perth Scorchers)
Umpires - MD Martell and P Wilson
TV umpire - AJ Barrow
Match referee - DJ Burns
 
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