Sporting News – South African powerhouse Lizelle Lee blast the Melbourne Stars to an upset victory over the Sydney Sixers in the WBBL opening match in St Kilda.

Summary

  • South African powerhouse Lizelle Lee blast the Melbourne Stars to an upset victory over the Sydney Sixers in the WBBL opening match in St Kilda.
  • Lee opened the Stars’ batting lineup and then finished the match unbeaten, making 102 off 56 balls.
  • Chasing a target of 166, Lee’s century propelled Melbourne to a seven-wicket win over a strong Sydney outfit.
  • The 26-year-old now shares the equal fourth-highest score in WBBL history with Suzie Bates, and the highest by a Stars player.
  • Lee and Bates are the only batswomen to have made centuries in both the WBBL & KSL.


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