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"He had them on toast!"  Big Marnus 'gamble' fails as Perth hands over 'gift' win

“He had them on toast!” Big Marnus ‘gamble’ fails as Perth hands over ‘gift’ win

Brisbane Heat’s Big Bash horror continued as repeated mis-fielding, mis-throws and a bizarre gamble by Marnus Labuschagne cost them any chance of victory against top-flight Perth Scorchers. After setting a competitive 6-155, the Heat were their own worst enemy in an eight-wicket loss on Wednesday night with their tactics pushed wide by Fox Cricket’s Mark …

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'Flabbergasted': Thunder's mind-boggling 70 after hellish week as Heat star sinks in scary moment

‘Flabbergasted’: Thunder’s mind-boggling 70 after hellish week as Heat star sinks in scary moment

Brisbane batsman Jimmy Peirson was bowled by a brutal 132km/h delivery but it was the Thunder openers who inflicted the most pain in a 10-wicket victory at the Sydney Exhibition Grounds. Set just 122 for victory on Tuesday, milestone Alex Hales (59* off 36) in his 50th BBL match and Matt Gilkes (56* off 34) …

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