result
1st Semi-Final (N), Adelaide, Jan 21 2016, Big Bash League
(17.4/20 ov)160/2
Thunder won by 8 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)
player of the match
Usman Khawaja
Sydney Thunder
Adelaide Strikers INNINGS (20 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Tim Ludeman c Russell b McKay27-0028.57
Mahela Jayawardene c †Hartley b Watson76-01116.66
Travis Head c Rohrer b McKay2317-40135.29
Brad Hodge (c) b Green1419-0173.68
Alex Ross  b McKay4738-50123.68
Jake Lehmann c Green b Watson1414-10100.00
Michael Neser  b Russell2716-31168.75
Adil Rashid not out 143-21466.66
Ben Laughlin not out 11-00100.00
Extras(nb 1, w 9)10
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.94)159/7
Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Mahela Jayawardene, 1.4 ov), 2-11 (Tim Ludeman, 2.2 ov), 3-42 (Travis Head, 5.3 ov), 4-64 (Brad Hodge, 9.4 ov), 5-106 (Jake Lehmann, 15.2 ov), 6-142 (Michael Neser, 18.6 ov), 7-144 (Alex Ross, 19.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Andre Russell403117.75103011
Shane Watson402827.0092120
Clint McKay4044311.0095220
Nathan McAndrew201407.0052000
Chris Green402015.0060000
Fawad Ahmed2022011.0043100
Sydney Thunder INNINGS (target: 160 runs from 20 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Usman Khawaja not out 10459-133176.27
Shane Watson c Lehmann b Laughlin78-1087.50
Michael Hussey (c)c †Ludeman b Rashid1113-0084.61
Henry Nicholls not out 3527-12129.62
Extras(lb 1, nb 1, w 1)3
TOTAL(17.4 Ov, RR: 9.05)160/2
Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Shane Watson, 4.5 ov), 2-87 (Michael Hussey, 8.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Gary Putland403709.25115111
Jon Holland201909.5033000
Michael Neser3033011.0034100
Ben Laughlin302117.0061100
Travis Head2021010.5021100
Adil Rashid3.402817.6361100
MATCH DETAILS
Adelaide Oval
TossAdelaide Strikers, elected to bat first
SeriesBig Bash League
Season2015/16
Player Of The Match
Usman Khawaja
Usman Khawaja
Series resultSydney Thunder advanced
Hours of play (local time)19.40 start, First Session 19.40-21.00, Interval 21.00-21.20, Second Session 21.20-22.40
Match days21 January 2016 - night (20-over match)
Umpires
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Gerard Abood
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Simon Fry
TV Umpire
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Shawn Craig
Reserve Umpire
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Paul Wilson
Match Referee
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Daryl Harper