PS-W vs MS-W Fantasy Prediction: Perth Scorchers Women vs Melbourne Stars Women – 17 November 2020 (Sydney)
Perth Scorchers Women will take Melbourne Stars Women on in the League Match of The Women’s Big Bash League 2020 which will be played at the Hurstville Oval in Sydney. This is the first major Women’s league after the Covid-19 outbreak and, some world-class players will be on display.
Melbourne Stars have earned 15 points in the tournament till now and are currently at the top of the table whereas, the Scorchers are at the 2nd position with 12 points under their name. The injury of Sophie Devine is a big blow for the Perth side and, the Stars would definitely want to pounce upon that.
Pitch Report – The pitch is expected to favour the batters and 140 should be a par score here on this track. Spinners are going to play a role as well.
Match Details :
Time:- 9:00 AM, Live on Sony Six/HD
Probable XI for both sides:-
Perth Scorchers Women – Beth Mooney, Amy Jones, Chloe Piparo, Heather Graham, Nicole Bolton, Megan Banting, Samantha Betts, Jemma Barsby, Sarah Glenn, Taneale Peschel, Piepa Cleary.
Melbourne Stars Women – Meg Lanning, Elyse Villani, Mignon du Preez, Natalie Sciver, Annabel Sutherland, Erin Osborne, Tess Flintoff, Alana King, Nicole Faltum, Sophie Day, Holly Ferling.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
B Mooney, M Lanning, N Sciver, T Peschel, and N Bolton.
PS-W vs MS-W Team Wicket-Keeper
Beth Mooney (Price 10.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Mooney is a superstar player and has been brilliant in the tournament so far. She is the highest run-scorer of the tournament with 322 under her name at an average of 53.67.
PS-W vs MS-W Team Batsmen
M Lanning (Price 10.5), M Du Preez (Price 9), and E Villani (Price 9) will be our batters from Melbourne Stars Women. Lanning is a superstar player and has already scored four half-centuries in the tournament. She is currently the 3rd highest run-scorer of the tournament whereas, Preez is also in the list of top-10 run-scorers of the tournament. Villani, on the other hand, is also a wonderful opener and has scored at an average of 30.71.
C Piparo (Price 8) will be our batter from the Perth Scorchers. She is going to bat at the number 3 slot and has played some decent knocks in the tournament so far.
PS-W vs MS-W Team All-Rounders
N Sciver (Price 10) will be our all-rounder from the Melbourne Stars Women. Sciver is amongst one of the world’s best players in the women’s circuit and is in wonderful form as well. She is the highest wicket-taker of the tournament with 15 wickets under her belt.
N Bolton (Price 9) and H Graham (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounders from the Perth Scorchers Women. Both of them are going to be the main all-rounders of the side in the absence of Sophie Devine. They have not been very consistent but have given some decent performances with both bat and the ball.
PS-W vs MS-W Team Bowlers
T Peschel (Price 8.5) and S Glenn (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Perth Scorchers Women. Peschel is the best bowler of the side and has picked ten wickets in the tournament so far whereas, Glenn is also a really good player who can contribute with both bat and the ball.
A King (Price 8) will be our bowlers from the Melbourne Stars Women. King has picked seven wickets in the tournament so far and is their best bowler after Sciver. She is a genuine wicket-taker.
Match Prediction: Melbourne Stars Women will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Natalie Sciver and Beth Mooney
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Meg Lanning and Nicole Bolton
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Fantasy Team Disclaimer
All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match, pitch report, and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.