840dThe Report by Freddie Wilde

Faulkner blows seal Super Over win

Two sixes from James Faulkner propelled the Melbourne Stars to a thrilling victory in the first Super Over of this Big Bash League season after a tense run chase ended with the scores level in regular play

Match Centre

END OF OVER:
1 | SS: 9/2

Melbourne Stars win the super-over.

0.6
4
Hastings to Lumb, FOUR runs, hit in the air down the ground to long on fence.
0.5
W
Hastings to Henriques, OUT, mishits it high in the air to mid-off, Keath waits for it and takes the catch.

MC Henriques c Keath b Hastings

0.4
2
Hastings to Henriques, 2 runs, mistimes to square leg and that is it.
0.3
0b
Hastings to Lumb, 1 bye, they scamper a bye.
0.2
W
Hastings to Maddinson, OUT, miscues it high in the air and KP calls for it, juggles it and White completes the catch.

NJ Maddinson c White b Hastings

0.1
2
Hastings to Maddinson, 2 runs, hit down the ground to long on.

END OF OVER:
1 | MS: 19/0

0.6
6
Lee to Faulkner, SIX runs, hit flat over long off for a six.
0.5
2
Lee to Faulkner, 2 runs, hit down the ground, coming back for the second.
0.5
0w
Lee to Faulkner, 1 wide, full and down the leg side. Lee appeals, but for what!!
0.4
6
Lee to Faulkner, SIX runs, huge shot from Faulkner down the ground over the long on fence, wonderful strike
0.3
1
Lee to Wright, 1 run, taps it in the air to the off side and Bollinger does not go for the catch.
0.2
2
Lee to Wright, 2 runs, slower delivery played down to long on, coming back for the second.
0.1
1
Lee to Faulkner, 1 run, driven through the off side to the sweeper.

END OF OVER:
20 | MS: 150/4 (1 run required, RR: 7.50)

The scores are tied, we have a super-over. Stars will be batting first.

19.6
2
Lee to Triffitt, 2 runs, hit down the ground to long on. The throw was very wide to the keeper.
19.5
4
Lee to Triffitt, FOUR runs, smashes it through the gap between the mid-off and extra cover.
19.4
4
Lee to Triffitt, FOUR runs, inside edge down to third man fence, full delivery.
19.3
0
Lee to Triffitt, no run, short delivery and Triffitt misses it.
19.2
1
Lee to Faulkner, 1 run, driven down the ground to long on.

Was the slower one from Lee.

19.1
4
Lee to Faulkner, FOUR runs, short ball pulled in the air to long leg fence.
  • Faulkner blows seal Super Over win

    Two sixes from James Faulkner propelled the Melbourne Stars to a thrilling victory in the first Super Over of this Big Bash League season after a tense run chase ended with the scores level in regular play

Melb Stars 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st1CL WhiteLJ Wright
2nd70KP PietersenCL White
3rd24KP PietersenGJ Maxwell
4th13JP FaulknerGJ Maxwell
5th42JP FaulknerTIF Triffitt

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