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Weber WBBL|08 Final to be held at North Sydney Oval


The Weber WBBL|08 Final will be held at North Sydney Oval next Saturday, November 26 from 5:20pm AEDT, with the Sydney Sixers the first team confirmed for this year’s decider.

The Sixers earned the right to host The Final at their home venue after securing first place on the Weber WBBL|08 competition standings.

Tickets to The Final will go on sale on Monday, November 21 at 10:00am AEDT at cricket.com.au/big-bash/

The Final will be broadcast live on the Seven Network, Foxtel, Kayo Sports and ABC Radio.

Brisbane Heat, Hobart Hurricanes, Adelaide Strikers, Perth Scorchers and Melbourne Stars all remain in contention for a top four finish and Finals berth.

The Eliminator (Wednesday, November 23) and The Challenger (Thursday, November 24) will both begin at 7:10pm AEDT and be held at the home venue of the second-placed club.

The venue and competing teams in each match will be confirmed on Sunday.

A reserve day also exists for The Final only, with the match able to be played on Sunday, November 27 from 5:20pm AEDT.

Alistair Dobson, Cricket Australia’s General Manager, Big Bash Leagues, said:

“Congratulations to the Sydney Sixers on earning the right to host the Weber WBBL|08 Final.

“The Sixers have set a high standard on the field so far this season and to secure top spot with two games in hand is a brilliant achievement.

“We look forward to a big weekend of matches at North Sydney Oval and Ted Summerton Oval, Moe this weekend to set the scene for a cracking finals series.”

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