Posts Tagged "Big Bash League"

Growing disillusionment with the state of Australian cricket has seen whispers of discontent turn to cries of “a chronic problem” and a “lack of direction” from the media, fans and everyone in between.

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Australian expressman Pat Cummins was left out of the Australian tour of India this month as his rehab continues, but he’s a headliner at the 2017 Indian Premier League auction on February 20.

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Former England Test batsman and current Melbourne Stars marquee cricketer, Kevin Pietersen, has been hit with a fine for on-air comments he made during a match.

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Cricket Tasmania have turned to their golden boy Ricky Ponting to reverse the fortunes of struggling BBL franchise Hobart Hurricanes.

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West Indies all-rounder Andre Russell has been banned for one year following a doping whereabouts rule violation.

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And then there was one. The Perth Scorchers took out the BBL06 final on Saturday day in dominant fashion, claiming their third Big Bash League title in the six seasons of the competition.

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The Big Bash is an all-conquering sporting force over the month-and-a-bit it runs. As Cricket Australia negotiate a new broadcast agreement for the tournament (and the internationals) over the winter, they will do so from a position of incredible strength.

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The Perth Scorchers have produced a commanding performance in Saturday night’s BBL06 final, smashing the Sydney Sixers by nine wickets in front of a capacity crowd at the WACA.

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Match result: The Perth Scorchers are the BBL champions once again, for a third time in just six seasons, after recording a nine-wicket win over the Sydney Sixers on Saturday night.

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Hobart Hurricanes are on the hunt for a new coach after a Cricket Tasmania decision to part ways with Damien Wright.

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The Perth Scorchers are seeking a third Big Bash League title, the Sydney Sixers a second when the two teams go head to head in the BBL06 final on Saturday night.

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The big day is here – today we’ll find out the winners of this summer’s WBBL and BBL competitions, and as luck would have it, the same franchises are being represented in both matches.

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The lottery nature of Twenty20 cricket shows that even a team with chronic batting-collapse problems can take out games that look almost certainly lost. That could be the Sydney Sixers’ season review.

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On the 28th of January, the most successful team in BBL history will face off against the most consistent team in BBL history, as the Perth Scorchers host the Sydney Sixers at #TheFurnace.

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The metrics were overwhelmingly positive; as night after night the turnstiles clicked over and TV sets around the country tuned in en masse.

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The sixth edition of the Big Bash League will reach its conclusion on Saturday, January 28 as the competition’s most successful club the Perth Scorchers take on the Sydney Sixers at the WACA in Perth, with the first ball scheduled for 7:15pm (AEDT).

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The Big Bash League, by anyone’s set of standards, has been a resounding success since its launch in 2011.

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The Big Bash League is about to get even bigger, with Cricket Australia announcing the expansion of the competition for the 2017-18 season.

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Personally I think it would be a shame if Kevin Pietersen were suspended for his comments on the umpiring during the Big Bash semi-final, and not just because if he gets banned he’ll be unable to join Brett Geeves in the Players Who Have Been The Subjects Of Darren Lehmann’s Dickish Criticisms Invitational XI.

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This is it: the final game of BBL06. And our expert tips and predictions panel has the unenviable task of working out who’s going to win.

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