Craig Simmons has been in great touch for Perth Scorchers © Getty Images
Craig Simmons has been in great touch for Perth Scorchers © Getty Images

 

Feb 7, 2014

 

Hobart Hurricanes defeated the Melbourne Stars in the first semi-final of the Big Bash League 2014. In the second semi-final Perth Scorchers won the game against Sydney Sixes at Sydney. In the final at WACA between both sides, Perth captain, Simon Katich has won the toss and elected to bat. Both the teams are in fine fettle going into the final.

 

The previous two BBL finals were held at the WACA Ground. The Perth franchise will be confident of winning the coveted trophy this time around. They have  Katich, Brad Hogg and Alfonso Thomas. There is also Craig Simmons in the line-up. The Hurricanes have their own star player in Ben Dunk.

 

Teams:

 

Perth Scorchers: Simon Katich (c), Sam Whiteman (wk), Craig Simmons, Adam Voges, Shaun Marsh, Mitchell Marsh, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Pat Cummins, Jason Behrendorff, Alfonso Thomas, Brad Hogg.

 

Hobart Hurricanes: George Bailey (c), Ben Dunk, Tim Paine (wk), Travis Birt, Jonathan Wells, Evan Gulbis, Dimitri Mascarenhas, Cameron Boyce, Ben Hilfenhaus, Xavier Doherty, Doug Bollinger.

 

Catch all the live action of the final of the Big Bash League 2014 here