result
56th Match (N), Melbourne, Jan 26 2021, Big Bash League
(19.5/20 ov, target 178)180/5
Sixers won by 5 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
player of the match
Ben Dwarshuis
Sydney Sixers
Melbourne Stars INNINGS (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR 
Marcus Stoinis c Bird b Dwarshuis129-20133.33
Seb Gotch c O'Keefe b Abbott1513-11115.38
Nick Larkin lbw b Dwarshuis1218-1066.67
Glenn Maxwell (c) b Abbott6641-91160.98
Nic Maddinson c †Philippe b Brathwaite2215-21146.67
Hilton Cartwright not out 3819-13200.00
Nathan Coulter-Nile c †Philippe b Dwarshuis54-10125.00
Sam Rainbird not out 11-00100.00
Extras(lb 5, w 1)6
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 8.85)177/6
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Marcus Stoinis, 2.2 ov), 2-36 (Seb Gotch, 5.3 ov), 3-46 (Nick Larkin, 7.4 ov), 4-90 (Nic Maddinson, 11.6 ov), 5-146 (Glenn Maxwell, 17.4 ov), 6-157 (Nathan Coulter-Nile, 18.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB 
Jackson Bird1012012.0012000
Steve O'Keefe402105.2591000
Ben Dwarshuis412736.75101100
Carlos Brathwaite4046111.5067100
Sean Abbott402827.00115000
Jake Ball3038012.6761410
Sydney Sixers INNINGS (target: 178 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR 
Josh Philippe c Stanlake b Rainbird12-0050.00
James Vince c Coulter-Nile b Maddinson4632-31143.75
Daniel Hughes c Maxwell b Stanlake33-00100.00
Moises Henriques (c)run out (Maddinson/†Gotch)3829-30131.03
Jordan Silk not out 3525-30140.00
Carlos Brathwaite c Rainbird b Coulter-Nile25-0040.00
Daniel Christian not out 4923-52213.04
Extras(b 4, lb 1, w 1)6
TOTAL(19.5 Ov, RR: 9.07)180/5
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Josh Philippe, 0.5 ov), 2-9 (Daniel Hughes, 1.2 ov), 3-84 (James Vince, 9.5 ov), 4-101 (Moises Henriques, 12.1 ov), 5-103 (Carlos Brathwaite, 12.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB 
Sam Rainbird403919.7533000
Billy Stanlake3.5041110.7085200
Nathan Coulter-Nile403518.7554010
Adam Zampa403408.5031100
Zahir Khan302006.6731000
Nic Maddinson10616.0010000
MATCH DETAILS
Melbourne Cricket Ground
TossSydney Sixers, elected to field first
SeriesBig Bash League
Season2020/21
Player Of The Match
Ben Dwarshuis
Ben Dwarshuis
Match days26 January 2021 - night match (20-over match)
Player Replacement
Jake Ball for Jackson Bird (Melbourne Stars 1st innings, 10.1 ov)
Umpires
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Phillip Gillespie
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Shawn Craig
TV Umpire
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Sam Nogajski
Reserve Umpire
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Claire Polosak
Match Referee
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Bob Stratford
PointsSydney Sixers 4, Melbourne Stars 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Super Subs:
  • Melbourne Stars: LC Hatcher and J Seymour
  • Sydney Sixers: JT Ball and H Kerr
  • Melbourne Stars innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 4.0 (Mandatory - 32 runs, 1 wicket)
  • Melbourne Stars: 50 runs in 7.6 overs (48 balls), Extras 5
  • Sydney Sixers X factor sub: JT Ball for JM Bird
  • Melbourne Stars: 100 runs in 13.1 overs (79 balls), Extras 5
  • Power Surge 2: Overs 13.1 - 15.0 (Batting side - 29 runs, 0 wicket)
  • GJ Maxwell: 50 off 29 balls (7 x 4, 1 x 6)
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 28 balls (GJ Maxwell 39, HWR Cartwright 11, Ex 1)
  • Melbourne Stars: 150 runs in 17.5 overs (107 balls), Extras 6
  • Innings Break: Melbourne Stars - 177/6 in 20.0 overs (HWR Cartwright 38, SL Rainbird 1)
  • Sydney Sixers innings
  • Powerplay 1: Overs 0.1 - 4.0 (Mandatory - 43 runs, 2 wickets)
  • Sydney Sixers: 50 runs in 5.1 overs (31 balls), Extras 1
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 32 balls (JM Vince 28, MC Henriques 19, Ex 5)
  • Sydney Sixers: 100 runs in 11.5 overs (71 balls), Extras 6
  • Power Surge 2: Overs 12.1 - 14.0 (Batting side - 15 runs, 2 wickets)
  • Sydney Sixers: 150 runs in 17.4 overs (106 balls), Extras 6
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 29 balls (JC Silk 24, DT Christian 29, Ex 0)