Chris Lynn destroyed the Perth Scorchers with an explosive 98 not out as Brisbane Heat took the points by nine wickets.
The Brisbane Heat’s Chris Lynn and his blistering form with the bat this summer has seen him crowned the KFC Big Bash League player of the tournament.
Samuel Badree’s five wickets in 16 balls dimmed the Melbourne Stars as Brisbane Heat did their best, but failed, to qualify for the Big Bash League finals.
Chris Lynn’s 75 from 32 balls was instrumental as Brisbane Heat got their BBL05 campaign underway at the fifth attempt with a 6 wicket win over Sydney Thunder.
Hobart Hurricanes can no longer make the semi-finals of this season’s Big Bash League after a Chris Lynn-inspired Brisbane Heat won a high-scoring game under the Gabba floodlights.
The KFC T20 Big Bash League has today announced the finalists for the Player of the Tournament award. The shortlisted players represent BBL semi-finalists Melbourne Stars, Sydney Sixers and Hobart Hurricanes, as well as Mike Hussey from the Sydney Thunder and Chris Lynn from Brisbane Heat.