Table leaders Sydney Thunder still undefeated

Elder statesmen Jacques Kallis guided the Sydney Thunder to a seven wicket victory over the Adelaide Strikers in the Big Bash.

Set 118 for victory in Monday night’s clash at the Sydney Showgrounds the Thunder made it easily with 21 balls to spare as Kallis hit 49 off 48 balls.

This leaves the Thunder three-from-three after wins over the Melbourne Stars and city rivals, the Sydney Sixers.


Kallis and Aiden Blizzard (35 runs) started well, combining for a first wicket stand of 66 in 10 overs.

Andre Russell added to his 2 for 28 with the ball by hitting 17 off just seven balls.

Earlier, captain Brad Hodge topscored for the Strikers hitting 34 off 33 balls in their total of 9 for 117.