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Marizanne Kapp claimed her first WBBL hat trick in the Sixers win on Saturday.

Kapp claims hat-trick in dominant Sixers win

26 October 2019

Sixers South African seamer Marizanne Kapp claimed her first WBBL hat-trick in a dominant eight-wicket win over the Melbourne Stars on Saturday at Hurstville Oval.

Kapp joins her wife and teammate Dane van Niekerk to achieve the feat in magenta.

All three of her wickets came in succession finishing with 3-16 from her four overs. The Sixers restricting the Melbourne Stars to 9/107 and, in reply, achieved victory just two wickets down in the 18th over.  It is the Sixers second win of the season.
A superb run out by Sixers captain Ellyse Perry (1-17) and wicket taken by leg-spinner Dane van Niekerk (2-18) with her first ball in WBBL|05, were also highlights in the field for the Sixers.

Perry top-scored for the Sixers with 39 not out from 43 balls sharing a pivotal 53-run second wicket partnership with Ashleigh Gardner (32 from 35).
Alyssa Healy also made a quick fire 27 from 18 balls including two sixes at the top of the order.