29 Oct 2012

McCullum helps Sixers to Champions League title

4:34 pm on 29 October 2012

The New Zealand cricketer Nathan McCullum has helped the Sydney Sixers to victory in the Champions League Twenty20 tournament in South Africa, beating local side the Highveld Lions by 10 wickets.

Spinner McCullum opened the bowling and took three wickets as the Lions were dismissed for 121.

The Sixers then reached their target in the 13th over.

McCullum now heads to Sri Lanka to join up with the Black Caps and says he's thoroughly enjoyed his time with the Sydneysiders.

The Sydney Sixers went through the tournament unbeaten.