REN vs HUR Big Bash League Fantasy Prediction: Melbourne Renegades vs Hobart Hurricanes – 26 January 2021 (Melbourne). Hobart Hurricanes would want to qualify, whereas the Renegades will play for respect.
Melbourne Renegades will take on Hobart Hurricanes in the League Match of BBL 10, aka Big Bash League which, will be played at The Melbourne Cricket Ground in Melbourne.
Melbourne Renegades have won just three of their thirteen games in the tournament. Shaun Marsh & Sam Harper have been their best batsmen, whereas Aaron Finch has been an absolute flop. Peter Hatzoglou has been their best bowler, whereas Kane Richardson is out of the tournament. This team is already out of the tournament.
Hobart Hurricanes have won seven of their thirteen games in the tournament so far. Ben McDermott has been their best batsman, whereas Short & Wade also proved their class in the last game. Boland & Ellis have been their best bowlers, whereas Meredith is struggling lately. This side will confirm its playoffs spot by winning this game.
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 175 runs.
Total BBL 10 Games Played: 4; Bat 1st Won: 3; Bat 2nd Won: 1.
Match Details :
Time:- 10:20 AM IST, Live on Sony Six
Probable XI for both sides:-
Melbourne Renegades – Aaron Finch, Shaun Marsh, Sam Harper, Marcus Harris, Mackenzie Harvey, Beau Webster, Imad Wasim, Jack Prestwidge, Peter Hatzoglou, Zak Evans, Josh Lalor.
Hobart Hurricanes – D’arcy Short, Matthew Wade, Ben McDermott, Dawid Malan, Peter Handscomb, Will Jacks, Nathan Ellis, Riley Meredith, Sandeep Lamichhane, Scott Boland, Nick Winter.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
D’arcy Short, Matthew Wade, Shaun Marsh, Peter Hatzoglou, and Nathan Ellis.
REN vs HUR Team Wicket-Keeper
Matthew Wade (Price 9.5), Ben McDermott (Price 9.5), and Sam Harper (Price 8.5) will be the wicket-keepers of our squad. McDermott has scored 401 runs this season at an average of 40.10, whereas Wade has scored 92 runs in just a couple of games. Harper has scored 332 runs at an average of 27.66, whereas his strike-rate has been 124.34. All three of them are world-class players and have the ability to change the game.
REN vs HUR Team Batsmen
Dawid Malan (Price 9.5) will be our batsman from the Hobart Hurricanes. Malan is the no.1 T20I ranked batsman, whereas he has scored 231 runs in the BBL. He has not been at his best in the tournament.
Aaron Finch (Price 10.5) and Shaun Marsh (Price 9.5) will be our batsmen from the Melbourne Renegades. Finch has scored 173 runs this season, whereas his average has been just 14.41. Marsh has scored 300 runs in the tournament, whereas his average has been 27.27. Aaron Finch is in poor form, but he cannot be dropped.
REN vs HUR Team All-Rounders
D’arcy Short (Price 10) will be our all-rounder from the Hobart Hurricanes. Short is not in great form, but he is a machine in the Big Bash League. He scored 357 runs in the last season whereas, he has scored 316 runs this season. Short has scalped seven wickets in his bowling too.
REN vs HUR Team Bowlers
Nathan Ellis (Price 8.5) and Scott Boland (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Hobart Hurricanes. Ellis has scalped 20 wickets this season whereas, Boland has scalped 16. Both of them are genuine wicket-takers, and they bowl in the death overs.
Peter Hatzoglou (Price 8.5) and Zak Evans (Price 8) will be our bowlers from the Melbourne Renegades. Hatzoglou has scalped 16 wickets in the tournament, whereas his average has been 22.81. He has been the best bowler of the side, whereas Evans is selected to manage the credits.
Match Prediction: Hobart Hurricanes are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
D’arcy Short and Matthew Wade
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Nathan Ellis and Ben McDermott
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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.