Gurus, Power Surges and problem-solvers: Big Bash bids to be T20’s biggest hitter | Barney Ronay

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Just after eight o’clock on Thursday night, with the Hobart sky powder blue above the lights, umpire Paul Wilson began to whirl his right arm in the familiar PowerPlay gesture, before abruptly switching to three full rotations of his left, stern-faced but still jaunty, like a policeman forced to dance at the Notting Hill carnival.

In that moment history was made. This was cricket’s first Power Surge.

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