Forget about averages and economy - T20 analysts are now measuring 'true strike rates', percentage 'activity rate', and the phenomenon of 'unconsolidating'
Nic Maddinson combined with Joe Denly for a rapid 108-run stand to ensure Sydney Sixers chased down 190 and secured their fourth successive win
Chasing just 148 after a disciplined bowling performance, Thunder's top three of Usman Khawaja, James Vince and Shane Watson crushed the Stars bowlers, who were defending an under-par total
The allrounder ends a seven-year association with the club, during which he became their highest run-getter with 1479 runs in 57 matches, including two memorable hundreds
With several players misfiring and a few released for national duty, Melbourne Stars have lurched from one defeat to another this season
The offspinner claimed three wickets while the opener smashed a 23-ball fifty to put the Melbourne Stars out of contention for the semi-finals
Renegades, however, took a blow after the loss. They're not precariously positioned at eight points with two other teams
Adelaide Strikers dismantled a listless Melbourne Stars with eight wickets and eight balls to spare
The Afghanistan allrounder took 1 for 27 and then smashed 52 off 30 balls to lift Melbourne Renegades to the top of the BBL points table
Cohesion is important in team sport and results in the Big Bash have promoted the ideal of a largely settled side
The Bash Brothers finished the job but it was Brisbane Heat's spin twins - Mitchell Swepson and Yasir Shah - who laid the platform for Melbourne Stars' nine-wicket defeat
The fast bowler derailed Melbourne Stars' chase with his clever pace variations and consigned them to their second loss in two matches
A packed crowd at the Gabba was treated to some sensational hitting as McCullum, Burns, Ross, Cutting and Stoinis took centerstage
How will the Sydney and Melbourne teams perform in the 2017-18 Big Bash League?
The wicketkeeper batsman has signed a two-year deal with Melbourne Stars ahead of the seventh season of the BBL
Scott Boland's 4 for 30 helped Melbourne Stars restrict Adelaide Strikers to 152, a total chased down with the help of Ben Hilfenhaus' violent 32
Michael Clarke has confirmed he will not play in the Big Bash League this year, having pulled out of his commitment to play for the Melbourne Stars
Michael Clarke will make his BBL debut as captain of the Melbourne Stars next summer after signing with the team for the next two years
Former New Zealand captain Stephen Fleming has been announced as the new head coach of the Melbourne Stars
Kevin Pietersen said he wants to face his former team-mates after a spot opened up in the Prime Minister's XI
Kevin Pietersen will make his BBL debut this season after signing a two-year deal with the Melbourne Stars
Marlon Samuels has accused Shane Warne of "desperate" behaviour after escaping with a reprimand for his part in an ugly confrontation with Warne during the Big Bash League
On a rainy evening, the Perth Scorchers gave their fans plenty of heart-stopping moments
For almost 15 years, Ronaldo has been utterly focused on being the best in the world. But for how much longer is that target realistic?