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.
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.
REPORT: Melbourne Renegades took the MCG bragging rights in a rain reduced encounter as Brad Hogg strangled the Stars to seal a win by nine runs.
Quetta Gladiators and Islamabad United clash in the final to determine the inaugural champion of the Pakistan Super League.
EDITORIAL: England today announced their 15-man squad to play at the ICC World T20 in India in March and there was no room for Kevin Pietersen.
Quetta Gladiators defeated Peshawar Zalmi in a last over chase to cement their place at the top of the Pakistan Super League table.
The HBL Pakistan Super League kicks off in Dubai on 4 February for three weeks involving the cities of Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Peshawar and Quetta.
Kevin Pietersen has called on England to end his international exile and select him for the World T20 in India after he hit 323 runs in nine innings for Melnourne Stars in BBL05.
Sydney Thunder finally shed their laughing stock tag by beating Melbourne Stars by three wickets to lift their first Big Bash title.
The Melbourne Stars host the Sydney Thunder at the Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) in the BBL05 BIG FINAL with both sides looking for their first tournament triumph.