Big Bash League: Khawaja Powers Sydney Thunders to Final
An unbeaten 104 off 59 balls from Usman Khawaja helped Sydney Thunder beat Adelaide Strikers to reach the final of the Big Bash League. Khawaja hit 13 fours and three sixes as the Thunder chased 160 to win with 14 balls to spare in Adelaide.
Adelaide's 159-7 featured Alex Ross's 47 not out, while Adil Rashid made 14 not out from only three balls. Mckay was the pick of the bowlers taking 3 wickets:
Before the men's semi-final, Sydney Thunder beat Perth Scorchers by eight runs at the same venue to reach the final of the inaugural Women's Big Bash League
|Adelaide Strikers 159-7 (20 overs): Ross 47; McKay 3-44|
|Sydney Thunder 160-2 (17.4 overs): Khawaja 104*, Nicholls 35*|