HEA vs THU Big Bash League Fantasy Prediction: Brisbane Heat vs Sydney Thunder – 4 January 2020 (Brisbane). The Brisbane Heat would want to get a win in their last home game.
Brisbane Heat will take on Sydney Thunder in the League Match of BBL 10, aka Big Bash League which, will be played at The Gabba in Brisbane.
Brisbane Heat have won two games in the tournament so far. The batting of this side has been in shambles, whereas the bowling has been top-notch. Mark Steketee and Mujeeb are bowling some lethal spells, whereas Lewis Gregory proved his batting ability in the last game. Chris Lynn has been added to the team, but he is unlikely to play this game.
Sydney Thunder have won five of their six games and are at the top of the table. Alex Hales is in outstanding form, whereas Ferguson is also batting really well for his side. Tanveer Sangha and Chris Green are bowing some lethal spells in bowling. This side looks like one of the best teams on the paper.
Pitch Report – This pitch has been decent for batting based on the previous records. The average 1st inning score in BBL 10 at this ground is 153 runs.
Total BBL 10 Games Played: 4; Bat 1st Won: 2; Bat 2nd Won: 2.
Match Details :
Time:- 1:45 PM IST, Live on Sony Six
Probable XI for both sides:-
Brisbane Heat – Max Bryant, Joe Burns, Joe Denly, Sam Heazlett, Lewis Gregory, Jimmy Peirson, Jack Wildermuth, James Bazley, Mark Stekette, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Xavier Bartlett.
Sydney Thunder – Alex Hales, Usman Khawaja, Callum Ferguson, Oliver Davies, Sam Billings, Ben Cutting, Daniel Sams, Chris Green, Adam Milne, Nathan McAndrew, Tanveer Sangha.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Lewis Gregory, Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson, Tanveer Sangha, and Mujeeb ur Rahman.
HEA vs THU Team Wicket-Keeper
Sam Billings (Price 9) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Billings played a gritty knock in the last game, and his T20 numbers are impressive. He has scored over 3000 T20 runs, whereas his strike-rate has been 129.96.
HEA vs THU Team Batsmen
Alex Hales (Price 10), Usman Khawaja (Price 9.5), and Callum Ferguson (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Sydney Thunder. Callum has scored 208 runs in the tournament at an average of 41.60, whereas Hales has scored 197 runs. Khawaja, on the other hand, has scored 164 runs in the tournament. All three of them are the backbone of this side’s batting.
Max Bryant (Price 8.5) will be our batsman from the Brisbane Heat. Bryant has scored 164 runs in the tournament, whereas his average has been 27.33. He has been the best batsman of the side this season.
HEA vs THU Team All-Rounders
Daniel Sams (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from the Sydney Thunder. Sams has picked eight wickets this season, whereas he has smashed a half-century with the bat as well. He was the highest wicket-taker of the last season with 30 wickets under his belt.
Lewis Gregory (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounder from the Brisbane Heat. Gregory has scored 1468 T20 runs, whereas he has scalped 109 wickets in his bowling. He has scalped four wickets this season, whereas he proved his batting ability in the last game.
HEA vs THU Team Bowlers
Chris Green (Price 8.5) and Tanveer Sangha (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Sydney Thunder. Green is a brilliant off-spinner, whereas Sangha is a young leg-spinner. Sangha has scalped ten wickets this season, whereas Green has scalped nine.
Mujeeb ur Rahman (Price 9) and Mark Steketee (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Brisbane Heat. Mujeeb is a mystery spinner, whereas Steketee is a tall pacer. Rahman has scalped nine wickets in the tournament, whereas Steketee has scalped ten. Both of them are wicket-takers.
Match Prediction: Sydney Thunder are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Alex Hales and Callum Ferguson
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Usman Khawaja and Mujeeb ur Rahman
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