Perth leapgrogged Adelaide at the top of BBL07, beating the Strikers by six wickets in Alice Springs.
Chasing 112, Perth reached 4/114 with 10 balls left. Hilton Cartwright (47 not out off 44 balls) and Ashton Agar (26 not out off 29) compiled an unbeaten 71 for the fifth wicket, dragging Perth from 4/43. Michael Neser took 2/18.
Alex Carey (44 off 32) top-scored for Adelaide, while Ashton Agar took 3/19, Matthew Kelly 2/13 and Tim Bresnan 2/14.