Kevin Pietersen top scored for the Melbourne Stars for the fourth consecutive game as a strangely off key Perth Scorchers were beaten by seven wickets.
Resurgent Sydney Thunder kept their title defence hopes alive with a storming eight wicket romp over the Sixers as Fawad Ahmed took 4-14.
In one of the most incredible Big Bash matches ever Ben McDermott’s century blasted record breaking Hobart Hurricanes past record breaking Melbourne Renegades.
In a tight contest, Brad Haddin steered the Sydney Sixers over the line against Melbourne Renegades and into second spot in the BBL06 ladder.
CA have pulled Stephen O’Keefe out of BBL06 to allow the spinner to prepare for next month’s Test tour of India, but Sydney Sixers unhappy.
Defending champions Sydney Thunder, inspired by skipper Shane Watson, stayed alive in BBL06 with a six wicket win over Hobart Hurricanes.
The Melbourne Stars recovered from their Thunder defeat with a comprehensive 46-run win over the Renegades as Kevin Pietersen cracked 73 and Adam Zampa grabbed 3-19.
Matt Walker is Kent Cricket’s new head coach with Allan Donald as his assistant.
Sydney Sixers have signed New Zealand allrounder Colin Munro to replace England player Sam Billings.
Sri Lanka allrounder Thisara Perera will join the Melbourne Renegades as a replacement for the injured Dwayne Bravo.
Brisbane Heat have secured English T20 International Tymal Mills to replace injured West Indian leg-spinner Samuel Badree.
Ben Dunk crashed an unbeaten 79 against his former team Hobart Hurricanes to help the Adelaide Strikers to their second win of BBL06.
Captain Billy Godleman has signed a contract extension to keep him at Derbyshire until the end of the 2019 season.
Hampshire have announced the signing of South African duo Kyle Abbott and Rilee Rossouw.
Chris Lynn destroyed the Perth Scorchers with an explosive 98 not out as Brisbane Heat took the points by nine wickets.
Eoin Morgan hit a six off the final ball to steal a victory for Sydney Thunder over Melbourne Stars and keep the defending champions hopes alive.
Perth Scorchers captain Adam Voges has been ruled out for two weeks with a hamstring injury, but he hopes to play again before the BBL finals.
Sydney Thunder have shipped in Englishman James Vince for the remainder of the KFC Big Bash League to replace overseas batsman Eoin Morgan.
Daniel Hughes (85 from 55 balls) was Sydney Sixers’ hero as the unbeaten run of Brisbane Heat ended after a sensational run chase at The Gabba.
Hobart Hurricanes had 5-14 from Dan Christian and explosive batting from openers Short & Paine to thank in an 8 wicket win over Adelaide Strikers.
Perth Scorchers have signed English bowling all-rounder Tim Bresnan as the club’s international replacement player for David Willey.
Cricket Badger is seeking a sponsor of our UAE coverage of English counties in pre-season action, MCC Champion County match and Emirates T20 in March 2017.