The Stars lost wickets in heaps and never looked like gaining the upper hand in the run-chase.
Cricket Australia also denied any possibility of moving the final to a new city for a final to happen.
All the key stats and numbers that matter ahead of the BBL 2019-20 final between Sixers and Stars.
If the match gets rained off, then the Sixers will be the BBL champions on account of hosting the final after winning the Qualifier.
Stoinis and Larkin were brutal in their onslaught as they added the century-plus partnership in just about 13 overs.
Harris Rauf turned out to be the best bowler for Stars, who registered brilliant bowling figures of 3/16.
In the past five encounters between both the sides, Stars have been triumphant thrice.
Steve OKeefe was awarded Man of the Match for his brilliant bowling.
Rauf is currently the Stars' leading wicket-taker.
Melbourne Stars won eight games on the trot in the league-stage and were one of the first sides to qualify for the playoffs.