Hosts register six-wicket win on Friday
Brisbane Heat secured a six-wicket win over Adelaide Strikers in the Eliminator of the Big Bash League 2020-21 on Friday.
The hosts set up a knockout clash against Sydney Thunder on Sunday.
Electing to bat first at the Gabba, the Strikers managed 130-7 with opening batsman Jake Weatherald top-scoring with 32 from 28 balls.
Phil Salt struck 21-ball 26 whereas Jonathan Wells remained unbeaten at 20 off 16 deliveries.
For Heat, Marnus Labuschagne was the pick of the bowlers with his figures of 3-13 in three fours.
In reply, Wicketkeeper-batsman Jimmy Pierson anchored the side to victory with his unbeaten 47-run knock which came off 44 balls. Opening batsman chipped in with 40-ball 31.
Michael Neser, Wes Agar, Peter Siddle and Danny Briggs took a wicket each for the Adelaide side.