The Big Bash League is off and running, with the Adelaide Strikers enjoying an 8-wicket home win over the Melbourne Stars.
Strikers batsman Tim Ludeman cracked the fastest half-century in BBL history, clubbing his half century from just 18 balls.
The Strikers, chasing 149 runs to win, reached their target from just 12.3 overs in the tournament opener at Adelaide Oval.
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The Stars’ marquee man Kevin Pietersen top-scored with 66 in a losing side.