Big Bash League: Hits and misses as Perth Scorchers defeat Hobart Hurricanes by five wickets at the WACA Ground

Screenshot from 2018-01-21 08-15-05.pngTHE Perth Scorchers went one step closer to securing a home final at Optus Stadium with a five-wicket victory over Hobart at the WACA Ground.

Left-arm spinner Ashton Agar (2-14 off four overs) recorded career-best figures with the ball to help restrict the Hurricanes to 5-167 from their 20 overs, getting man-of-the-match honours for the second straight match.

Half-centuries to Cam Bancroft (54 off 36 balls) and Ashton Turner (50 not out off 27 balls) then saw the Scorchers home with four balls to spare.

via Big Bash League: Hits and misses as Perth Scorchers defeat Hobart Hurricanes by five wickets at the WACA Ground