Match Day

1042dMelinda Farrell at the WACA

'Didn't deserve to win BBL' - Henriques

Sydney Sixers captain Moises Henriques said his team failed to put "a full game together" and hence, winning the Big Bash League wouldn't have been justified

1042dWill Macpherson in Perth

How Scorchers plotted the Sixers' downfall

Mitchell Johnson's early burst, Jhye Richardson's middle spell and Michael Klinger's beligerence helped Perth Scorchers cruise to their third BBL title

1042dWill Macpherson in Perth

Richardson to Klinger: Langer's Perth dynasty

The punt on young Jhye Richardson in the final gave a peek into coach Justin Langer's broad vision, which has made Perth Scorchers one of the most formidable BBL outfits

1042dMelinda Farrell at the WACA

Business as usual for workhorse Aley

Sarah Aley does not do fancy or flashy. Reliability is more her thing, and she put that trait on display once again in the WBBL final


1043dThe Preview by Will Macpherson at the WACA

Scorchers in quest for third title

While the Perth Scorchers have hit the straps at the right time, with dominant wins in the last week, the Sydney Sixers have had a more chaotic build-up, with a Super Over in the semi-final

Best Team in the BBL


Number of Big Bash titles for Perth Scorchers. They won in 2014, 2015 and now in 2017.

Sixers Slump


Lowest score while batting first in a final of the BBL. The previous lowest was also by the Sixers against the Scorchers when they made 147 in 2015.

Same old story


Run Rate of Sixers in the Powerplay against the Scorchers in BBL. They have lost 27 wickets from 10 innings. They have scored more than 7 RPO against all other teams

Prefer to Chase


No of instances from 35 matches where teams have won the toss and chosen to field. The chasing team has won 14 of those games.