Result
28th Match (D/N), Melbourne, Jan 8 2020, Big Bash League
145/5
(17.5/20 ov, target 146)
148/4
Melb Stars won by 6 wickets
Player Of The Match
Melbourne Stars
Sydney Thunder Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR 
UT Khawaja c Larkin b Coulter-Nile3327-30122.22
AD Hales c Coulter-Nile b Zampa2628-2092.85
CJ Ferguson (c) b Haris Rauf3527-31129.62
M Gilkes c Lamichhane b Haris Rauf4135-12117.14
CH Morris not out00-00-
DR Sams lbw b Haris Rauf01-000.00
AI Ross not out02-000.00
Extras(b 5, lb 3, w 2)10
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.25)145/5
Fall of wickets: 1-56 (Usman Khawaja, 8.1 ov), 2-61 (Alex Hales, 9.3 ov), 3-144 (Matthew Gilkes, 19.2 ov), 4-144 (Callum Ferguson, 19.3 ov), 5-144 (Daniel Sams, 19.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB 
GJ Maxwell301806.0031000
DJ Worrall201909.5053000
Haris Rauf402335.75111120
S Lamichhane403909.7563200
A Zampa402215.5070000
NM Coulter-Nile301615.3371000
Melbourne Stars Innings (target: 146 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
NJ Maddinson run out (Morris/†Gilkes)1312-20108.33
MP Stoinis c Morris b Cook5044-41113.63
NM Coulter-Nile c McAndrew b Sams116-11183.33
NCR Larkin  b Nair64-10150.00
GJ Maxwell (c)not out5937-81159.45
PSP Handscomb not out35-0060.00
Extras(lb 2, nb 1, w 3)6
TOTAL(17.5 Ov, RR: 8.29)148/4
Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Nic Maddinson, 3.3 ov), 2-48 (Nathan Coulter-Nile, 5.4 ov), 3-60 (Nick Larkin, 7.3 ov), 4-103 (Marcus Stoinis, 13.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
DR Sams403619.0074100
CH Morris3.502907.5694000
CP Tremain302508.3382111
N McAndrew302307.6673020
JD Cook201819.0041100
AJ Nair201517.5032000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossMelbourne Stars , elected to field first
SeriesBig Bash League 2019
Player Of The Match
Haris Rauf
Season2019/20
Match days8 January 2020 - day/night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Geoff Joshua
Donovan Koch
TV Umpire
John Ward
Reserve Umpire
Mattis van Eck
Match Referee
Bob Parry
PointsMelbourne Stars 2, Sydney Thunder 0
MATCH NOTES
Sydney Thunder innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 41 runs, 0 wicket)
  • Sydney Thunder: 50 runs in 6.6 overs (42 balls), Extras 0
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 42 balls (UT Khawaja 29, AD Hales 21, Ex 0)
  • Strategic Timeout: Sydney Thunder - 59/1 in 9.0 overs (AD Hales 25, CJ Ferguson 1)
  • Sydney Thunder: 100 runs in 15.3 overs (93 balls), Extras 5
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 41 balls (CJ Ferguson 30, M Gilkes 18, Ex 5)
  • Haris Rauf took a hat-trick with the wickets of 3-144 (Matthew Gilkes, 19.2 ov), 54-144 (Callum Ferguson, 19.3 ov), 4-144 (Daniel Sams, 19.4 ov)
  • Innings Break: Sydney Thunder - 145/5 in 20.0 overs (CH Morris 0, AI Ross 0)
Melbourne Stars innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 53 runs, 2 wickets)
  • Melbourne Stars: 50 runs in 5.6 overs (36 balls), Extras 2
  • Strategic Timeout: Melbourne Stars - 66/3 in 8.0 overs (MP Stoinis 28, GJ Maxwell 5)
  • Melbourne Stars: 100 runs in 12.5 overs (77 balls), Extras 3
  • MP Stoinis: 50 off 43 balls (4 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • GJ Maxwell: 50 off 29 balls (6 x 4, 1 x 6)