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Sixers go top with third straight win

A half-century from Riki Wessels, followed by early wickets from Sydney Sixers' seamers saw the team overpower Sydney Thunder at Stadium Australia

Match Centre

END OF OVER:
20 | 14 Runs 1 Wkt | ST: 164/4 (17 runs required, RR: 8.20)

  • Aiden Blizzard80 (42b)
  • Brett Lee4-0-28-1
  • Mitchell Starc4-0-36-1
19.6
W
Lee to Hughes, OUT, slower and moving across from the leftie, unable to get bat onto it and ran for a bye, Keeper underarms it towards the bowler where Lee knock the bails off.

DP Hughes run out (†Carters/Lee) 29 (23b 2x4 1x6) SR: 126.08

19.5
6
Lee to Hughes, SIX runs, back of a length and Hughes stays on the back foot, gets behind it and powered over midwicket
19.4
1
Lee to Blizzard, 1 run, kept it short and he pulls it along the ground to deep square leg
19.3
4
Lee to Blizzard, FOUR runs, comes out and slashes that back of a length delivery over cover region
19.2
1
Lee to Hughes, 1 run, full and outside off, mistimes it towards shortish fine leg
19.1
2
Lee to Hughes, 2 runs, short of a length, pulls off the back foot to wide of deep square leg

Syd Thunder 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st24JH KallisMEK Hussey
2nd14MEK HusseyAB McDonald
3rd31AB McDonaldAC Blizzard
4th10EJG MorganAC Blizzard
5th85AC BlizzardDP Hughes

Big Bash League

TeamMWLPTNRR
AS861131.159
PS853100.705
MS853100.336
SS85310-0.014
HH8356-0.28
MR8356-0.331
ST8255-0.485
BH8264-1.116