Sydney Sixers won the toss and have opted to field first.
Here are the teams:
Sydney Sixers: Josh Philippe, Daniel Hughes, James Vince, Steven Smith, Moises Henriques, Jordan Silk, Tom Curran, Ben Dwarshuis, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood, and Steve OKeefe.
Melbourne Renegades: Aaron Finch, Tom Cooper, Nathan McSweeney, Beau Webster, Mohammad Nabi, Daniel Christain, Samit Patel, Brayden Stepien, Will Sutherland, Cameron Boyce, and Kane Richardson.
Melbourne Renegades started well as they scored 54 for 1 in the powerplay. At the halfway stage, they have reached 74 for 2. In 15 overs, they have managed to score 108 for 3. Tom Cooper and Nabi played a small cameo of 24 and 20. They have posted a total score of 175 for 5 in their innings. Finch achieved 109 in 68 deliveries. Tom Curran picked three wickets. Steve OKeefe and Dwarshuis took two wickets. It seems to be a good score. Will they be able to defend it?
Sydney Sixers started well as they scored 53 for 1 in the powerplay. At the halfway stage, they reached 90 for 1. They chased down the total in 18.4 overs and won the game by 7 wickets. Josh Philippe achieved 61 in 42 deliveries with a strike rate of 145. Steven Smith played an exceptional innings as he achieved 66 in 40 balls and he was unbeaten and his strike rate was 169. Sutherland and Nabi took one wicket. Steven Smith is awarded as Player of the Match for his match-winning knock. He said that he enjoyed batting with Philippe and he has a bright future.