Perth Scorcher

  • Dwayne Smith signs for Perth Scorchers in Big Bash League 21-11-2013 02:01 PM

    Perth: West Indies batsman Dwayne Smith has signed as the Perth Scorchers' second international player for new Big Bash League (BBL) season. Smith, 30, is an accomplished short game specialist having represented Sussex, Deccan Chargers, Mumbai Indians and his country at the Twenty20 level. The Barbadian all-rounder will join the...
  • It was good to get Sachin Tendulkar's wicket early: Justin Langer 02-10-2013 09:48 PM

    New Delhi: Perth Scorchers coach Justin Langer was on Wednesday effusive in his praise for "star-studded" Mumbai Indians and said the presence of match-winners proved to be the difference between the two teams in the Champions League Twenty20 match. Riding on Rohit Sharma's blistering 51 not out and Dwayne Smith's...
  • Rohit Sharma, Dwayne Smith drive Mumbai Indians into CLT20 semi-finals 02-10-2013 06:47 PM

    New Delhi: Rohit Sharma and Dwayne Smith played important innings to drive Mumbai Indians into the semi-finals of the Champions League Twenty20, beating Perth Scorchers by six wickets in their last group match at the Feroze Shah Kotla Stadium on Wednesday. Mumbai needed to chase Perth's 149 in 14.2 overs...
  • As it happened: Mumbai Indians vs Perth Scorchers, Match 19 02-10-2013 02:50 PM

    Toss and team news: Mumbai Indians have won the toss and opted to bowl at the Feroz Shah Kotla. Glenn Maxwell replaces Mitchell Johnson in the Mumbai team while Brad Hogg gets a game for Perth Scorchers. Teams: Perth Scorchers: Simon Katich(c), Ashton Agar, Sam Whiteman, Marcus North, Hilton Cartwright,...
  • How Mumbai Indians can reach the CLT20 semi-finals 02-10-2013 09:47 AM

    New Delhi: Mumbai Indians will have to play out of their skins in their match against Perth Scorchers at the Feroze Shah Kotla ground on Wednesday, the outcome of which will decide whether Mumbai or Otago Volts join Rajasthan Royals as the two semi-finalists from Group A of the Champions...
  • I want my spinners to do a ''Hollies'' on Sachin Tendulkar: Langer 01-10-2013 05:14 PM

    New Delhi: It's no secret that Australian cricketers over the years have respected Sachin Tendulkar more than anyone of his peers but when Perth Scorchers take on Mumbai Indians in a Champions League T20 match on Wednesday, coach Justin Langer would like one of his bowlers do an "Eric Hollies"...
  • Rajasthan Royals are more than a team: Kevon Cooper 30-09-2013 11:40 AM

    Jaipur: Allrounder Kevon Cooper credit strong bond among the players for their success as Rajasthan Royals progressed to the semi-finals of the Champions League T20 after beating Perth Scorchers. The lanky West Indies pacer, who played a crucial role in team's win last night with his four-wicket haul, said Rajasthan...
  • CLT20 standard is better than Big Bash: Katich 30-09-2013 11:23 AM

    Jaipur: Australian batsman Simon Katich says the level of competition in the Champions League Twenty20 is far better than what he has seen in the Big Bash back home. Katich's Perth Scorchers were knocked out of the CLT20 on Sunday after defeat against Rajasthan Royals. The left-handed batsman said India...
  • Dravid lauds team for win against Perth Scorchers 30-09-2013 09:02 AM

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Royals skipper Rahul Dravid on Sunday lauded his team for their "professionalism" and described the nine-wicket victory over Perth Scorchers in a Group A match of the Champions League Twenty20 as a "clinical" performance. "It's nice to win and play well. It was a really good and clinical...
  • CLT20: Clinical Rajasthan Royals cruise into semi-finals 29-09-2013 11:12 PM

    Jaipur: Kevon Cooper took a four-for and Ajinkya Rahane and Sanju Samson scored half-centuries as Rajasthan Royals continued their winning run at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium, beating Perth Scorchers easily by nine wickets to cruise to the semi-finals. While a disciplined bowling effort by Rajasthan bowlers restricted Perth to just...
  • As it happened: Rajasthan Royals vs Perth Scorchers, Match 15, CLT20 29-09-2013 06:57 PM

    Rajasthan Royals eye a hat-trick of wins to enter the semi-finals of the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) when they meet Perth Scorchers in a Group A tie at Jaipur's Sawai Mansingh Stadium on Sunday. At home, Rajasthan's defence has looked impregnable with an all-win record since IPL6 earlier this year....
  • Rajasthan Royals eye hat-trick, semis against Perth Scorchers 28-09-2013 11:34 PM

    New Delhi: Rajasthan Royals eye a hat-trick of wins to enter the semi-finals of the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) when they meet Perth Scorchers in a Group A tie at Jaipur's Sawai Mansingh Stadium on Sunday. At home, Rajasthan's defence has looked impregnable with an all-win record since IPL6 earlier...
  • Rajasthan Royals' Brad Hodge confident of victory over Perth Scorchers 28-09-2013 10:42 PM

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Royals batsman Brad Hodge said his side is not taking the Perth Scorchers lightly and would like to seal the semi-final berth in their Group A encounter of the Champions League T20. "We are in good position but are not complacent. We would going full strength because know...
  • As it happened: Perth Scorchers vs Otago Volts, CLT20, Match 8 25-09-2013 03:03 PM

    CLICK HERE for the Live Score from the Champions League T20 match between Perth Scorchers and Otago Volts. TOSS: Perth Scorchers skipper Simon Katich won the toss and opted to field against Otago Volts. Both the teams have two points after their respective first match in Ahmedabad was washed out...
  • We have nothing to lose, says Brad Hogg 24-09-2013 08:11 PM

    Jaipur: Perth Scorchers might not be having too many big names in their rank but Brad Hogg does not seem much worried as he feels his team has "nothing to lose" when they take on in-form qualifiers from New Zealand Otago Volts in the Champions League match here Wednesday. The...
  • Perth Scorchers up against qualifiers Otago Volts 24-09-2013 02:46 PM

    Jaipur: Their respective openers washed out due to heavy rain, Australia's Perth Scorchers and in-form qualifiers from New Zealand Otago Volts would look to open their campaign on a winning note when the two sides clash in a Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) match, here on Wednesday. Rain had the final...
  • Highveld Lions-Perth Scorchers match called off due to rain 23-09-2013 05:50 PM

    Ahmedabad: Rain had the final say as the Champions League Twenty20 match between Perth Scorchers and Highveld Lions was called off after huge puddles on the outfield turned the Sardar Patel Stadium into almost a lake on Monday. The abandonment meant the two teams from Australia and South Africa split...
  • CLT20: Highveld Lions vs Perth Scorchers match abandoned due to rain 23-09-2013 03:19 PM

    Match delayed due to rain. TOSS: Alviro Peterseon wins the toss and Highveld Lions have put Perth Scorchers in to bat. Playing XIs: Highveld Lions: Quinton de Kock (wk), Rassie van der Dussen, Hardus Viljoen, Alviro Petersen (capt), Temba Bavuma, Jean Symes, Dwaine Pretorius, Sohail Tanvir, Aaron Phangiso, Imran Tahir,...
  • Perth Scorchers gear up for Lions test in opening game 22-09-2013 01:11 PM

    Ahmedabad: The Lions from South Africa will look to go one up from their runners-up finish during last edition of Champions League T20 when they take on the Perth Scorchers in their opening group league game here on Monday. Lions will be banking on captain Alviro Petersen, veteran Neil McKenzie,...
  • Australia's Shaun Marsh out of Champions League T20 17-09-2013 03:48 PM

    Australia batsman Shaun Marsh has been ruled out of playing for the Perth Scorchers in the upcoming Champions League Twenty20 tournament in India, Cricket Australia announced Monday. Marsh will return to Australia on Tuesday after suffering a right hamstring strain during England's three-wicket win in the fourth one-day international in...
  • Mitchell Marsh ruled out of Champions League Twenty20 03-09-2013 11:53 AM

    Perth: Mitchell Marsh the Australian allrounder, will not feature for Perth Scorchers in the upcoming Champions League Twenty20 after suffering a hamstring injury. The 21-year-old becomes the third major player for Perth to miss the tournament, after Michael Hussey and Nathan Coulter-Nile, and faces a recovery period of 10 to...
  • Auckland vs Perth: As it happened 23-10-2012 04:03 PM

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  • Auckland take on hapless Scorchers 22-10-2012 01:08 PM

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  • KP flops again with bat at CLT20 22-10-2012 08:57 AM

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