The Sydney Thunder were at their destructive best as they beat the Melbourne Stars by 15 runs on the DLS method to take them to the top of the Big Bash League on net run rate.
The Melbourne Renegades cruised to a comfortable four-wicket victory over the Perth Scorchers, thanks to heroics from Sam Harper and Mohammad Nabi in a low-scoring encounter in Melbourne.
The Adelaide Strikers – the BBL’s (Big Bash League) defending champions – got their title defence off to a winning start with a comfortable five-wicket win over the Brisbane Heat in Brisbane.
Australian Big Bash clubs are said to be preparing offers for AB de Villiers, following his retirement from international cricket.
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Ben Laughlin and Jake Weatherald pulled off a stunning catch for the Adelaide Strikers to send Dwayne Bravo on his way at the Etihad Stadium.
Proteas captain Dane van Niekerk was named ‘Player of the Match’ for her match-winning innings for the Sydney Sixers in the Women’s Big Bash League.
Proteas captain Dane van Niekerk is on a roll, becoming the leading wicket-taker in the Women’s Big Bash League.
The Adelaide Strikers have added Colin Ingram to their roster for the seventh edition of the Big Bash League.
The Hobart Hurricanes are interested in signing AB de Villiers for next year’s Big Bash League.