result
(N), Hobart, Jan 9 2012, Big Bash League
(20 ov, target 204)184/9
Stars won by 19 runs
player of the match
Luke Wright
Melbourne Stars
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Fastest BBL ton at the Wright time for Stars

Luke Wright thumped an extraordinary 117 from 60 deliveries with eight fours and nine sixes to launch the Melbourne Stars up to third position on a very congested Big Bash League table

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Scorecard summary
Melbourne Stars203/3(20 overs)
Hobart Hurricanes184/9(20 overs)
end of over 208 runs
HH: 184/9CRR: 9.20 
Jonathan Wells17 (12)
Ben Laughlin4 (7)
Jackson Bird4-0-36-0
Clint McKay4-0-47-1
19.6
1
Bird to Wells, 1 run

comes forward and dabs it to point for a single and that's the game won for Stars

19.5
4
Bird to Wells, FOUR runs

short ball outside the off stump. Wells cuts it to deep point for a boundary

19.4
Bird to Wells, no run
19.3
1lb
Bird to Laughlin, 1 leg bye

off the pads to fine-leg for a leg-bye

19.2
1
Bird to Wells, 1 run

of the leading edge to deep point for a single

19.1
1
Bird to Laughlin, 1 run

drives it to long-on for a single

end of over 198 runs
HH: 176/9CRR: 9.26 • RRR: 28.00 • Need 28 from 6b
Jonathan Wells11 (8)
Ben Laughlin3 (5)
Clint McKay4-0-47-1
David Hussey4-0-28-2
18.6
4
McKay to Wells, FOUR runs

short ball on the off stump. Wells gets the middle of the bat as he pulls it away to deep midwicket for a boundary. Can they make a late charge towards the victory?

18.5
McKay to Wells, no run
18.4
1
McKay to Laughlin, 1 run
18.3
1
McKay to Wells, 1 run

cuts it to deep point for another single

18.2
1
McKay to Laughlin, 1 run

comes forward and chips it to deep midwicket for a single

18.1
1
McKay to Wells, 1 run

steered to third-man for a single

end of over 183 runs • 1 wicket
HH: 168/9CRR: 9.33 • RRR: 18.00 • Need 36 from 12b
Jonathan Wells5 (4)
Ben Laughlin1 (3)
David Hussey4-0-28-2
Shane Warne4-0-23-2
17.6
1
Hussey to Wells, 1 run

short outside the off stump. Wells cuts it to deep point for a single

17.5
1
Hussey to Laughlin, 1 run

comes forward and pushes it to the leg side for a single

17.4
Hussey to Laughlin, no run

looks to slog and is beaten

17.3
Hussey to Laughlin, no run
17.2
W
Hussey to Doherty, OUT

as soft a dismissal, you can ever see. He comes forward and chips it to cover where White takes an easy catch

Xavier Doherty c White b Hussey 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0
17.1
1
Hussey to Wells, 1 run

comes forward and pushes it to the leg side for a single

end of over 1718 runs • 2 wickets
HH: 165/8CRR: 9.70 • RRR: 13.00 • Need 39 from 18b
Jonathan Wells3 (2)
Xavier Doherty0 (0)
Shane Warne4-0-23-2
James Faulkner4-0-46-4
16.6
1
Warne to Wells, 1 run

pushes forward to mid-on and steals a single

16.5
2
Warne to Wells, 2 runs

turns it to deep midwicket for a couple

Match details
Bellerive Oval, Hobart
TossMelbourne Stars, elected to bat first
SeriesBig Bash League
Season2011/12
Player Of The Match
Luke Wright
Luke Wright
Hours of play (local time)19.00 start, First Session 19.00-20.15, Interval 20.15-20.30, Second Session 20.30-21.50
Match days9 January 2012 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
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Geoff Joshua
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John Ward
TV Umpire
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Simon Fry
Match Referee
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Denis Burns
PointsMelbourne Stars 2, Hobart Hurricanes 0