Perth Scorchers win toss, bat against Sydney Sixers

Perth Scorchers won the toss and chose to bat first in the KFC T20 Big Bash League Final against the Sydney Sixers at the WACA Ground.

Mitchell Starc is back in the Sixers team after missing the semi final due to his Test commitments, with Nathan McCullum the one to drop out of their line-up.

Perth have retained the same team which beat Melbourne in the semi-final, with swing bowler Nathan Rimmington overcoming a broken bone in his hand to take his place in the team.

Tom Beaton is 12th man for the Scorchers while Michael Lumb will carry the drinks for Sydney.

Sydney Sixers (Playing XI): Moises Henriques, Steve O’Keefe, Nic Maddinson, Steven Smith(c), Ben Rohrer, Dominic Thornely, Peter Nevill(w), Ian Moran, Brett Lee, Mitchell Starc, Stuart MacGill.

Perth Scorchers (Playing XI): Herschelle Gibbs, Marcus North(c), Paul Collingwood, Mitchell Marsh, Simon Katich, Luke Ronchi(w), Nathan Coulter-Nile, Nathan Rimmington, Brad Hogg, Michael Beer, Ben Edmondson.

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