In reply to the Strikers inning of 172 runs ,Stars were only able to add on 153 runs by loosing 9 wickets.
Sophie Devine had one of the best matches in her life time as she was able to take a fifer in additon to the 95 runs she scored off 60 balls while she was batting.
She was named as the player of the match without any doubt for her 95 runs and 5 wickets for 41 runs.
Stars chase started pretty well to be honest but 172 was always too much for them with lost of regular wickets and at the end they were short by 19 runs.
Match summary is as follows:
ADELAIDE STRIKERS 172-3(20 overs)
Sophie Devine 95 A.Sutherland 1-17
MELBOURNE STARS 153-9(20 overs)
M.Du Preez 33 S.Devine 5-41
Strikers won by 19 runs