The WBBL|06 Finals dream remained alive for the Sydney Thunder on Saturday afternoon at Drummoyne Oval sealing victory with two balls to spare.
Sydney Thunder chased down 134 to win finishing 5/136 with Rachel Trenaman (38) and captain Rachael Haynes (30) among many valuable contributions.
Player of the match pace bowling allrounder Sammy-Jo Johnson set up the win with yet another three wickets conceding a little more than a run a ball.
After opening pair Trenaman and England International Tammy Beaumont (23) got the Thunder chase off to the perfect start reaching 42 without loss in the powerplay.
The Strikers fought back to slow the Thunder run rate whilst still taking wickets.