result
(N), Melbourne, Jan 8 2013, Big Bash League
(19.4/20 ov, target 146)132
Stars won by 13 runs
player of the match
Chris Gayle
Sydney Thunder
Melbourne Stars INNINGS (20 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Rob Quiney c Khawaja b Abbott22192730115.78
Luke Wright run out (Gayle)69131066.66
Brad Hodge  b Nannes39264141150.00
David Hussey c Cosgrove b Sandhu32283610114.28
Glenn Maxwell c Abbott b Sandhu17121930141.66
Cameron White (c) b Keen56160083.33
James Faulkner not out 11111700100.00
John Hastings  b Gayle4870050.00
Dimitri Mascarenhas c Khawaja b Gayle1210050.00
Clint McKay not out 001000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 1, w 4)8
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.25, 93 Mts)145/8
Did not bat: Jackson Bird 
Fall of wickets: 1-17 (Luke Wright, 2.4 ov), 2-36 (Rob Quiney, 5.4 ov), 3-94 (Brad Hodge, 12.1 ov), 4-108 (David Hussey, 13.6 ov), 5-127 (Glenn Maxwell, 15.6 ov), 6-133 (Cameron White, 17.2 ov), 7-141 (John Hastings, 19.2 ov), 8-143 (Dimitri Mascarenhas, 19.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Luke Doran201306.5031000
Gurinder Sandhu403328.2594020
Dirk Nannes401814.50111000
Sean Abbott403117.7584020
Adam Zampa201407.0020000
Simon Keen302819.3352101
Chris Gayle10525.0020000
Sydney Thunder INNINGS (target: 146 runs from 20 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Chris Gayle (c)c Maxwell b Mascarenhas65435264151.16
Simon Keen c White b Faulkner42910200.00
Matt Prior c Bird b McKay716210043.75
Usman Khawaja c Hodge b Bird23182411127.77
Sean Abbott c Bird b Maxwell34110075.00
Mark Cosgrove run out (Maxwell)813230061.53
Ryan Carters c Hussey b Mascarenhas2770028.57
Adam Zampa c Hodge b Hastings861110133.33
Gurinder Sandhu c †Quiney b Faulkner661010100.00
Luke Doran c Mascarenhas b Faulkner43410133.33
Dirk Nannes not out 001000.00
Extras(b 1, lb 1)2
TOTAL(19.4 Ov, RR: 6.71, 91 Mts)132
Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Simon Keen, 2.2 ov), 2-62 (Matt Prior, 7.3 ov), 3-91 (Chris Gayle, 12.1 ov), 4-100 (Usman Khawaja, 13.1 ov), 5-106 (Sean Abbott, 14.4 ov), 6-110 (Ryan Carters, 16.2 ov), 7-118 (Mark Cosgrove, 17.5 ov), 8-122 (Adam Zampa, 18.2 ov), 9-132 (Luke Doran, 19.3 ov), 10-132 (Gurinder Sandhu, 19.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
James Faulkner3.402436.54144000
Jackson Bird402015.00150200
John Hastings3033111.0075100
Dimitri Mascarenhas402726.75131200
Clint McKay402115.2571000
Glenn Maxwell10515.0020000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossMelbourne Stars, elected to bat first
SeriesBig Bash League
Season2012/13
Player Of The Match
Chris Gayle
Chris Gayle
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 days8 January 2013 - night(20-over match)
Umpires
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Geoff Joshua
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Mick Martell
TV Umpire
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Ian Lock
Match Referee
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Bob Stratford
PointsMelbourne Stars 2, Sydney Thunder 0
MATCH NOTES
  • CH Gayle 50 off 25 balls (6x4, 3x6)