The Perth Scorchers against Melbourne Stars fixture was letdown due to rain at the University of Tasmania Stadium, Launceston today.
Perth Scorchers: 158 – 6 (17).
Melbourne Stars: 10 – 1 (1.1) .
Match 9 Derelict
The Melbourne Stars won the toss and took the decision to field and the Scorchers batsman Colin Munro, Joe Clarke and Ashton Turner certified that they were getting towards a competitive total before the rain interrupted play 158-6(17).
Liam Hatcher, Nic Maddinson and Billy Stanlake all took up two wickets for the Stars.
Fall of Wickets;-
The conditions were better in the chase of runs (D/L):-
Six over match—- 1 bowler to bowl 2 overs, 4 bowlers to bowl 1over.
The score for Stars was 76 off 6 overs.
Stoinis and Fletcher played for Stars and made 10 runs and after that rain started again and after Stoinis was out match was stopped.
Fall of wickets—- 1-10(Marcus Stoinis-1.1ov).
After that Colin Munro said:
“We were in a good position, it’s unfortunate that the weather came”.
The Scorchers will start the journey to Canberra the next morning before taking on the Sydney Thunder at Manuka Oval on Tuesday 22 December.
Squad Stars vs Hobart:
1-Glenn Mawell (Captain):
5-Nathan coulter Nile:
15- Nicholas pooran:
- Ashton Agar
- Fawad Ahmed
- Cameron Bancroft
- Jason Behrendorff
- Cameron Green
- Aaron Hardie
- Josh Inglis
- Matthew Kelly
- Liam Livingstone
- Mitch Marsh
- Joel Paris
- Kurtis Patterson
- Jh Richardson
- Ashton Turner
- Andrew Tye
- Sam Whiteman
Start Time: 08:15
Toss: Melbourne Stars won the toss
Venue: University of Tasmania Stadium, Launceston
Officials: Michael Graham-Smith, Sam Nagasaki, Donovan Koch, Paul Wilson, David Johnston.