BBL03: MCG and SCG to host BBL semi-finals

The KFC T20 Big Bash League semi-finals will be played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) and the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG). The first semi-final will mark the BBL’s 100th match.

The MCG will stage the Big Bash League's 100th match

The MCG will stage the Big Bash League’s 100th match

The Melbourne Stars will host the Hobart Hurricanes at the MCG on Tuesday, 4 February, which marks the league’s 100th match since its inception three seasons ago. The Sydney Sixers then do battle with the Perth Scorchers at the SCG on Wednesday, 5 February.

The winner of each semi-final will go through to the BIG FINAL on Friday, 7 February and will secure Champions League Twenty20 qualification.

BBL Finals Fixture:

· Tues 4 Feb, Semi-final #1 – Melbourne Stars v Hobart Hurricanes, MCG, 7.45pm

· Wed 5 Feb, Semi-final #2 – Sydney Sixers v Perth Scorchers, SCG, 7.45pm

· Fri 7 Feb, BIG Final – Semi-final winner #1 v Semi-final winner #2, venue of highest qualifier

James Buttler

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