9th match of Big Bash League 2017-18 played between Sydney Sixers vs Adelaide Strikers on Thu Dec 28, 2017 at Sydney Cricket Ground. Putting into bat first by Sixers, Strikers put good total of 167 runs in 20 overs. Alex Carey played superb inning of un beaten 83 runs of 59 balls for Strikers. Sixers in reply managed to score 161 runs in 20 overs and lost the match by 6 runs. Alex Carey declared man of the match for his 83* runs. Strikers got 2 points and rules points tally of BBL 2018 as well.