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Takeaways from the new-look Big Bash season

Here are some key points after the announcement of the fixtures for a tournament that needed a shot in the arm after an underwhelming 2018-19 edition

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The curse of finishing top in the Big Bash

In six out of the eight editions of the BBL, the team finishing top of the table as fallen at the semi-final. Here's a brief history of the curse of dominating the group stage

Stoinis, Handscomb, Maxwell look ahead to the BBL semi-final (0:51)
Short the destroyer as Hurricanes beat Stars (1:30)
WATCH - Silk's near-stunner (0:53)
WATCH - Short falls to a full toss (0:26)
Meredith takes out Turner (0:17)
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Hurricanes bowlers help them extend unbeaten run

The Hurricanes easily accounted for the Scorchers, after a destructive first innings opening spell followed by a controlled hand from D'Arcy Short and Alex Doolan

WATCH - A scoop of bad luck for Callum Ferguson (0:10)