Perth won their first BBL07 home game, beating Melbourne Stars by 13 runs at The WACA.
Defending 6/142, five wickets to Andrew Tye (5/23) restricted the Stars to 8/129 from 20 overs. James Faulkner (35 not out off 31 balls) and Rob Quiney (25 off 27) top scored for the Stars.
Hilton Cartwright scored 58 off 53 for Perth, supported by Adam Voges (35 off 31) and Ashton Agar (33 not out off 21). Faulkner took 2/19 for the Stars.