Sydney Thunder Women 6-142 ( 19.4 ) overs
Melbourne Stars Women: 5-141 ( 20.0 ) overs
Sydney Thunder Women win by 4 wickets
Toss - Sydney Thunder Women won the toss and elected to bowl.
Batsmens
R
B
4S
6S
SR
45
36
3
1
125
10
6
0
1
166.67
Bowler
O
M
R
W
Econ
3.4
0
36
0
9.82
Man of the Match
Alex Blackwell
Commentry
In over# 20
Runs : 4 Bowler: Nicola Hancock Wickets : 0
Over 20. 4 runs. Bowler: Nicola Hancock. Sydney Thunder Women: 6-142(rr 7.10)
19.4
1
Nicola Hancock to Alex Blackwell. Length ball, Slog, Played to mid on for 1 run. Alex Blackwell has masterminded another chase for the Thunder, finishing with 45 not out off 36 balls to see the Thunder home by 4 wickets with two balls to spare. Priest got off to a flying start with 45 but from there the Stars spinners were able to roll through the middle order, with Penna bowling an exceptional spell of full and straight bowling to finish with 4-20. The Thunder now join the Strikers at the top of the table, while the Stars are still searching for their first win.
19.3
1
Nicola Hancock to Rene Farrell. Back of a length, pulling, missed to wicketkeeper for 1 run, fielded by Martin.
19.2
1
Nicola Hancock to Alex Blackwell. Yorker, working, Played to mid wicket for 1 run.
19.1
1
Nicola Hancock to Rene Farrell. Length ball, sweeping, Played in the air under control to fine leg for 1 run.
In over# 19
Runs : 12 Bowler: Kristen Beams Wickets : 0
Over 19. 12 runs. Bowler: Kristen Beams. Sydney Thunder Women: 6-138(rr 7.26)
18.6
6
SIX! Kristen Beams to Alex Blackwell. Length ball, Slog, Hit Hard in the air under control over long on for 6 runs.
18.5
1
Kristen Beams to Rene Farrell. Length ball, cutting, Played to point for 1 run.
18.4
1
Kristen Beams to Alex Blackwell. Length ball, pulling, Hit Hard in the air under control to deep mid wicket for 1 run.
18.3
2
Kristen Beams to Alex Blackwell. Half volley, driving, Played to long on for 2 runs.
18.2
1
Kristen Beams to Rene Farrell. Length ball, working, Played to deep backward square leg for 1 run.
18.1
1
Kristen Beams to Alex Blackwell. Half volley, Slog, Played to long on for 1 run.
In over# 18
Runs : 17 Bowler: Nicola Hancock Wickets : 0
Over 18. 17 runs. Bowler: Nicola Hancock. Sydney Thunder Women: 6-126(rr 7.00)
17.6
6
SIX! Nicola Hancock to Rene Farrell. Half volley, driving, Hit Hard in the air under control over long off for 6 runs.
17.5
1
Nicola Hancock to Alex Blackwell. Full toss, driving, Played to extra cover for 1 run.
17.4
4
FOUR! Nicola Hancock to Alex Blackwell. Full toss, cutting, Hit Hard in the air under control past deep backward point for 4 runs.
17.3
4
FOUR! Nicola Hancock to Alex Blackwell. Half volley, flick, Hit Hard past fine leg for 4 runs.
17.2
1
Nicola Hancock to Rene Farrell. Slower length ball, cutting, Played to deep cover for 1 run.
17.1
1
Nicola Hancock to Alex Blackwell. Length ball, working, Played to deep mid wicket for 1 run.
In over# 17
Runs : 8 Bowler: Madeline Penna Wickets : 1
Over 17. 8 runs. Bowler: Madeline Penna. Sydney Thunder Women: 6-109(rr 6.41)
16.6
1
Madeline Penna to Alex Blackwell. Length ball, pushing, Played to long on for 1 run.
16.5
W
OUT! Caught. Madeline Penna to Hannah Darlington. Length ball, driving, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to long off, by Flintoff.
16.4
1
Madeline Penna to Alex Blackwell. Length ball, pulling, Played in the air under control to deep mid wicket for 1 run.
16.3
1
Madeline Penna to Hannah Darlington. Full toss, reverse sweeping, mis-timed to cover for 1 run.
16.2
4
FOUR! Madeline Penna to Hannah Darlington. Full toss, driving, Hit Hard in the air under control past long off for 4 runs.
16.1
1
Madeline Penna to Alex Blackwell. Half volley, driving, Played to extra cover for 1 run.
In over# 16
Runs : 10 Bowler: Erin Osborne Wickets : 0
Over 16. 10 runs. Bowler: Erin Osborne. Sydney Thunder Women: 5-101(rr 6.31)
15.6
1
Erin Osborne to Alex Blackwell. Length ball, sweeping, Played to deep square leg for 1 run.
15.5
4
FOUR! Erin Osborne to Alex Blackwell. Length ball, sweeping, Played past fine leg for 4 runs.
15.4
1
Erin Osborne to Hannah Darlington. Length ball, sweeping, in the air uncontrolled to mid wicket for 1 run.
15.3
1
Erin Osborne to Alex Blackwell. Length ball, sweeping, Played to short fine leg for 1 run.
15.2
1
Erin Osborne to Hannah Darlington. Length ball, pulling, mis-timed to backward square leg for 1 run.
15.1
2
Erin Osborne to Hannah Darlington. Length ball, sweeping, Hit Hard to deep square leg for 2 runs.
Sydney Thunder Women: 6-142 ( 19.4 ) overs
Melbourne Stars Women 5-141 ( 20.0 ) overs
Toss - Sydney Thunder Women won the toss and elected to bowl.
Sydney Thunder Women win by 4 wickets
RR : 0
CRR : 7.22
Batsmen
R
B
4S
SR
E Villani

c: Litchfield b: Dar

52
47
7
110.64
L Lee

c: Haynes b: Darlington

50
34
2
147.06
M du

c: Haynes b: Bates

14
17
1
82.35
E Osborne

lbw: Ismail

9
10
0
90
K Martin

st: Priest b: Farrell

10
7
1
142.86
T Flintoff

not out

3
4
0
75
M Penna

not out

1
1
0
100
Not bat : Nicole Faltum,Nicola Hancock,Chloe Rafferty,Kristen Beams
Bowlers
O
M
R
W
Econ
4.0
0
18
1
4.50
4.0
0
26
1
6.50
4.0
0
28
1
7.00
4.0
0
31
1
7.75
4.0
0
37
1
9.25
Batsmen
R
B
4S
SR
N Stalenberg

c: du Preez b: Osborne

12
8
2
150
R Priest

lbw: Penna

45
36
8
125
R Haynes

c: Osborne b: Flintoff

7
12
0
58.33
A Blackwell

not out

45
36
3
125
P Litchfield

st: Martin b: Penna

4
5
0
80
N Dar

b: Penna

4
7
0
57.14
H Darlington

c: Flintoff b: Penna

11
8
1
137.5
R Farrell

not out

10
6
0
166.67
Not bat : Lisa Griffith,Shabnim Ismail,Samantha Bates
Bowlers
O
M
R
W
Econ
3.4
0
36
0
9.82
4.0
0
29
1
7.25
4.0
0
35
0
8.75
4.0
0
20
1
5.00
4.0
0
20
4
5.00

Elyse Villani

28 (32)

78(66)

Lizelle Lee

50 (34)

Elyse Villani

24 (15)

35(28)

Mignon du Preez

11 (13)

Mignon du Preez

3 (4)

7(8)

Erin Osborne

4 (4)

Erin Osborne

5 (6)

8(9)

Katey Martin

3 (3)

Katey Martin

7 (4)

10(8)

Tess Flintoff

3 (4)

Tess Flintoff

0 (0)

1(1)

Madeline Penna

1 (1)

Naomi Stalenberg

12 (8)

24(19)

Rachel Priest

12 (11)

Rachel Priest

20 (16)

27(28)

Rachael Haynes

7 (12)

Rachel Priest

13 (9)

18(16)

Alex Blackwell

5 (7)

Alex Blackwell

4 (8)

8(13)

Phoebe Litchfield

4 (5)

Alex Blackwell

4 (4)

8(11)

Nida Dar

4 (7)

Alex Blackwell

9 (6)

20(14)

Hannah Darlington

11 (8)

Alex Blackwell

23 (11)

33(17)

Rene Farrell

10 (6)