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 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.
Sydney Sixers have signed New Zealand allrounder Colin Munro to replace England player Sam Billings.
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.
Adelaide Strikers secured their first BBL06 win as their bowling attack defended a below par score to record a 48-run win over Sydney Sixers.
Left-hander D’Arcy Short blasted 61 off just 29 balls to help lead the Hobart Hurricanes to a comprehensive 60-run win over the Sydney Sixers at the SCG.
MATCH REPORT: Moises Henriques blasted unfancied Sydney Sixers to an emphatic opening Big Bash win over cross-town rivals Sydney Sixers.
PREVIEW BBL05’s wooden spooners Sydney Sixers are back and a tough Big Bash League campaign looks likely again.
Sam Billings wants to impress Down Under for Sydney Sixers in the Big Bash League ahead of next year’s Ashes tour.