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.
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.
Victoria allrounder John Hastings has been replaced in the Melbourne Stars squad by Jackson Coleman after injuring his right knee.
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.
Melbourne Stars rewrote their most unwanted piece of history as they beat the Perth Scorchers by 7 wickets to claim a place in their first BIG Final.
The BBL05 competition is hotting up and we’re almost down to the final four. Here’s how they will line up for the Semi-Finals…
The Melbourne Stars confirmed a home semi-final at the MCG after a one-sided contest against Perth Scorchers, which they won by 52 runs.
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.