The Melbourne Renegades' sorry Big Bash League defence continued as they wilted against the Adelaide Strikers.
Perth Scorchers made it back-to-back victories thanks to Mitchell Marsh's stunning unbeaten 93 off 41 balls against Brisbane Heat.
Alex Hales scored a half-century as Sydney Thunder held off Hobart Hurricanes in the Big Bash League.
The Melbourne Stars were winners once again in the Big Bash League as Glenn Maxwell punished the sorry Melbourne Renegades.
There were calls for a rule change after Matt Renshaw produced a moment of brilliance to end Matthew Wade's first knock of the BBL.
Melbourne Stars moved top of the Big Bash League in style, Haris Rauf becoming the second bowler of the day to take a hat-trick.
Josh Hazlewood marked his 29th birthday in style as his flurry of boundaries secured another win for Sydney Sixers.
Sydney Thunder star Chris Green faces a battle for his future after the spinner's bowling action was ruled illegal by Cricket Australia.
Josh Inglis and Liam Livingstone scored half-centuries as Perth Scorchers beat Melbourne Renegades by six wickets with an over to spare.
Rain limited play on Monday, but Tom Banton made the most of his time in the middle, racing to 56 in a 16-run DLS victory for Brisbane Heat.