Good Evening! Hello and Welcome to CricketCountry’s live coverage of match 10 of the 2015-16 Big Bash League (BBL) between Sydney Sixers and Melbourne Stars at the Sydney Cricket Gorund (SCG) on Sunday. I am Ayush Gupta, and aI will be bringing you all the luve updates from this exciting action. Sixers, being the former champions would look to repeat their heroics once again as they take on the star studded side of Stars, who have unfortunately failed to win the competiton till date, but are always the favourites to make it so, owing to their strong side and good gaming experience.

Man of the Match: Glenn Maxwell (Melbourne Stars)

 

 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE: MS 143/3 in 18.4 Overs; BATTING: David Hussey 24 (15), Tom Triffitt 4 (2) STARS WIN!!!! Emphatic win by the Stars, although they lost a couple of wickets on the brink before victory, along with the wicket of half-centurion Handscomb. It’s the first victory for Stars this season.

OUT! Peter Handscomb c Johan Botha b Sean Abbott 52 (40), James Faulner c Brad Haddin b Doug Bollinger 0 (1)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE: MS 110/3 in 15 Overs; BATTING: Peter Handscomb 42 (34), David Hussey 6 (2) MAXWELL GONE!!!! Just as it seemed the Stars were going stong, including Maxwell, who seem ed to be in the groove, following his half-century, he hands a catch as he falls for an impressive 50, making way for David Hussey.

OUT! Glenn Maxwell c Michael Lumb b Doug Bollinger 50 (32)

LIVE CRICKET SCORE: MS 64/2 in 10 Overs; BATTING: Glenn Maxwell 31 (21), Peter Handscomb 22 (20) No harm done following the opening couple of loses as both the batsmen make sure that they bat comfortably through the chase and don;t suffer further setbacks, allowing the Sixers to settle down, although there have been a few close calls.

 

 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE: MS 22/2 in 5 Overs; BATTING: Glenn Maxwell 12 (9), Peter Handscomb 0 (3) 2 DOWN!!!! Similar start by the Stars as of Sixers, losing opening couple of wickets in the opening five overs of the game, as Marcus Stoinis ans Luke Wright make their way back, bringing in Glenn Maxwell and Peter Handscomb.

OUT! Marcus Stoinis b Steve O’Keefe 0 (3), c Steve O’Keefe b Jackson Bird 8 (15)

 

 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE: SS 139/6 in 20 Overs; BATTING: Trent Lawford 3 (2), Steve O’Keefe 2 (1) THAT’S IT!!!! The Sixers have posted an average total of 139, thus leaving the Stars with 140 to chase down in the alloted 20 overs. Meanwhile they lost three wickets in the past five overs, along with a streaker drama in the middle. Much more coming up in the chase.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE: SS 99/3 in 15 Overs; BATTING: Jordan Silk 13 (12), Johan Botha 3 (7) GONE!!!! Nic Maddinson falls for 25 as he is bowled by Adam Zampa, while Jordan Silk makes his way in. Meanwhile, Henriques limps off the field owing to a calf injury, as Johan Botha makes his way in.

OUT! Nic Maddinson b Adam Zampa 25 (21)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

LIVE CRICKET SCORE: SS 75/2 in 10 Overs; BATTING: Nic Maddinson 24 (19), Moises Henriques 34 (25) No harm done following the twin opening loss as both Maddinson and Henriques look to take apart the Stars bowling attack and make ssure that they fall back and post a challenging total on the board.

LIVE CRICKET SCORE: SS 30/2 in 5 Overs; BATTING: Nic Maddinson 2 (6), Moises Henriques 11 (8) 2 DOWN!!!! What a start by the Stars as they get the opening couple of breakthrough with the openers for Sydney back to the pavilion, who were looking for an explosive start, biut their intentions got the better of them as they handed over their wickets to the Stars bowlers. Nic Maddinson and Moises HEnriques are the new men in.

OUT! Michael Lumb lbw b Michael Beer 15 (12), Brad Haddin c Michael Beer b Glenn Maxwell 2 (4)