The 38th match of the Big Bash League 2020-21 will be played between Sydney Thunder and Sydney Sixers at the Manuka Oval, Canberra in Australia.
Sydney Thunder vs Sydney Sixers,Match 38|Match Prediction and Betting Tips
Sydney Thunder are placed at the 2nd spot in the Big Bash League 2020-21 points table with 6 wins and 3 losses from their 9 matches of the league. The team is with 23 points. Alex Hales is the top run-scorer for Sydney Thunder with 269 runs at a strike rate of 168, including 31 fours and 14 sixes. Callum Ferguson has also made 244 runs at 30. Tanveer Sangha has been the best bowler for Sydney Thunder and has picked up 15 wickets at an average of 15 and an economy rate of 7.47.
Sydney Sixers are placed at the top of the Big Bash League 2020-21 points table with 6 wins and 3 losses from their 9 matches of the league. The team is with 25 points. Josh Philippe is the top run-scorer for Sydney Sixers with 273 runs at a strike rate of 140, including 29 fours and 7 sixes. Daniel Hughes has also made 264 runs at 33. Ben Dwarshuis has been the best bowler for Sydney Sixers and has picked up 11 wickets at an average of 20 and an economy rate of 8.70.
Sydney Sixers Squad : Josh Philippe(w), Jack Edwards, James Vince, Daniel Hughes(c), Jordan Silk, Daniel Christian, Carlos Brathwaite, Steve OKeefe, Jackson Bird, Jake Ball, Lloyd Pope, Justin Avendano, Nicholas Bertus, Ben Dwarshuis, Hayden Kerr, Ben Manenti, Thomas Rogers, Gurinder Sandhu.
Sydney Thunder squad : Usman Khawaja, Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson(c), Sam Billings(w), Alex Ross, Ben Cutting, Nathan McAndrew, Chris Green, Adam Milne, Brendan Doggett, Tanveer Sangha, Chris Tremain, Arjun Nair, Jason Sangha, Daniel Sams, Baxter Holt, Jonathan Cook, Matthew Gilkes, Oliver Davies.
Probable Playing XIs:
Sydney Sixers : Josh Philippe (WK), Jack Edwards, James Vince, Daniel Hughes (C), Jordan Silk, Daniel Christian, Carlos Brathwaite, Jake Ball, Lloyd Pope, Steve O’Keefe, Ben Manenti.
Sydney Thunder : Usman Khawaja, Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson (c), Sam Billings (wk), Brendan Doggett, Oliver Davies, Ben Cutting, Chris Green, Nathan McAndrew, Tanveer Sangha, Daniel Sams.
Key Players :
Sydney Sixers : Daniel Hughes (C), Daniel Christian, Carlos Brathwaite
Sydney Thunder : Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson (c), Sam Billings (wk)
Canberra is expected to have a sunny and hot climate on the match day. Rain and weather interruptions might make their appearances in this match.
Canberra is a good pitch to bat on but in the last 2 matches pitch becoming slow especially in the second innings. It will hard to time the ball easily as the match progresses as the pitch tends to crack under hot sun.
Stats on this Venue
- Total matches – 17
- Matches won batting first – 8
- Matches won bowling first – 8
- Average 1st Inns scores – 151
- Average 2nd Inns scores – 120
- The Highest total recorded – 195/3 (20 Ov)
- The lowest total recorded – 82/10 (19.1 Ov)
- The highest score chased – 151/3 (18.3 Ov)
- The lowest score defended – 161/7 (20 Ov)
|Played||Won by SS||Won by ST||Tie||No Result|