Sydney Sixers VS Melbourne Stars 36th Match Highlights BBL, 2018:
Sydney Sixers VS Melbourne Stars 36th match played at Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) on 23-01-2018. Sydney Sixers vs Melbourne Stars is always breathtaking match. Both teams are bottom in BBL 2017-18. Sydney Stars played 9 matches won 3, lost 6. Sydney Sixers had the 7th position in BBL 2017-18. Sydney Sixers had 6 points on the point table. Sydney Sixers had 0.236 NRR. Melbourne Stars played 8 matches won only 1 match, lost 7 matches in BBL 2017-18. Melbourne Stars had 2 points on the point table. Melbourne Stars had the 8th position in BBL 2017-18. Last five matches between Sydney Sixers vs Melbourne Stars. Sydney Sixers won 2 matches and Melbourne Stars won 3 matches. Over-All matches Sydney Sixers won 3 matches and Melbourne Stars won 4 matches.
- Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG).
Date & Day:
- 23-01-2018, Tuesday.
- 08:40 GMT (12:40 PM PST).
- T20 (20 overs).
Head to Head:
- Over-All Matches: Sydney Sixers won 3 matches, Melbourne Stars won 4 matches.
Venue Average Score:
- Average 1st inning score: 176 runs
- Average 2nd inning score: 158 runs
- Highest Total: 221 for 5 (20 Overs) by Aus vs Eng
- Highest Chased: 200 for 3 (20 Overs) by Ind vs Aus
- Lowest Defended:150 for 7 (20 Overs) by Aus vs NZ
Sydney Sixers Squad:
Melbourne Stars Squad:
- Sydney Sixers won the toss and invited Melbourne Stars to bat.
Sydney Sixers Playing XI:
Johan Botha (C), Joe Denly, Daniel Hughes, Nic Maddinson, Moises Henriques, Jordan Silk, Carlos Brathwaite, Peter Nevill (WK), Sean Abbott, Ben Dwarshuis, Nathan Lyon.
Melbourne Stars Playing XI:
John Hastings (C), Peter Handscomb (WK), Ben Dunk, Rob Quiney, Glenn Maxwell, Seb Gotch, James Faulkner, Evan Gulbis, Daniel Worrall, Liam Bowe, Michael Beer.
Melbourne Stars were not happy to lose the toss. Melbourne Stars sent openers in the ground. P Handscomb and b Dunk was the opening pair for Melbourne Stars. Melbourne Stars hadn’t a good start. The opening pair got out for 18 runs only. 1st down G Maxwell and R Quiney start their innings. They ruined Sydney Sixers bowling Line Up. They build the partnership of 119 runs off 59 balls. R Quiney made 36 runs off 23 balls with the help of 3 fours and 2 sixes. Glenn Maxwell played extraordinarily inning. He made 84 runs off 47 balls. He scored 7 4’s. He smashed 4 big sixes out of the park. Melbourne Stars set the target of 190 runs on the board.
Sydney Sixers were little bit worry because they have to chase the target of 190 runs in 20 overs. They need 9.5 runs per over. Sydney Sixers sent their openers to Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG). J Denly and D Hughes were the openers of Sydney Sixers. They hadn’t a good start. They lost their 1st for 7 runs, D Hughes was the batsmen. Nic Maddinson came to the middle. Both of batsmen played very well. They made 108 runs off 52 balls. Nic Maddinson scored 61 runs off 26 balls. He scored 9 fours and 3 huge sixes. Joe Denly played an out-standing inning. He made 72* runs not out with the help of 6 fours & 3 sixes. They chased the target of 190 runs in 17.3 overs. They chased the target with the 10.98 per over.
- Sydney Sixers won the crucial match by 5 wickets.
Player of the Match:
- Joe Denly (72* runs 6*4s, 3*6s & 1 wicket),