• Hobart Hurricanes waltz to top of Big Bash League

    The Hobart Hurricanes moved to the top of the Big Bash League as Cameron Bancroft’s return to pro cricket after his nine-month ban was ended by a peach of a delivery. His Perth Scorchers side suffered their third loss in four matches.


    Perth Scorchers 107-8 (AC Agar 32, HWR Cartwright 29, NM Coulter-Nile 20; RP Meredith 3-15, DJM Short 2-17, JP Faulkner 2-21)
    Hobart Hurricanes 110-4 (AJ Doolan 41 not out, DJM Short 34, MS Wade 24; AC Agar 2-19, NM Coulter-Nile 1-21, JA Richardson 1-22)
    Hobart Hurricanes won by 6 wickets with 15 balls in hand


    Brisbane Heat 129 (GM Harris 23; M Phillips 3-16, A Hartley 2-21, B Hepburn 2-22, SK Maloney 2-22)
    Hobart Hurricanes 133-5 (CL Hall 48, M Hinkley 45 not out; GM Harris 3-23, DM Kimmince 2-31)
    Hobart Hurricanes won by 5 wickets with 10 balls in hand


    Photo: Mark Metcalfe – CA/Cricket Australia/Getty Images

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    Simon Lewis