SIX vs HUR Big Bash League Fantasy Prediction: Sydney Sixers vs Hobart Hurricanes – 24 January 2021 (Melbourne). The Sixers have already qualified for the Playoffs, whereas the Hurricanes are still trying.
Sydney Sixers 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.
Sydney Sixers have won eight of their twelve games in the league, and they have qualified for the playoffs. Josh Phillipe is the highest run-scorer of the tournament, whereas Hughes & Vince have also played some sensible knocks. Christian is in brilliant form, whereas Brathwaite & O’Keefe are bowling really well. The addition of Moises Henriques has made this side much more stronger.
Hobart Hurricanes have won six of their twelve games in the tournament so far. Ben McDermott has been batting superbly, whereas Malan & Short have also been decent. Boland & Ellis have been their best bowlers, whereas Meredith is also taking crucial wickets. This side will be bolstered by the arrival of Matthew Wade and Tim Paine.
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 165 runs.
Total BBL 10 Games Played: 2; Bat 1st Won: 1; Bat 2nd Won: 1.
Match Details :
Time:- 1:45 PM IST, Live on Sony Sports Network
Probable XI for both sides:-
Sydney Sixers – Josh Phillipe, James Vince, Daniel Christian, Moises Henriques, Jordan Silk, Daniel Christian, Carlos Brathwaite, Ben Dwarshius, Sean Abbott, Steve O’Keefe, Jackson Bird.
Hobart Hurricanes – D’arcy Short, Matthew Wade, Ben McDermott, Dawid Malan, Peter Handscomb, Tim David, Will Jacks, Nathan Ellis, Riley Meredith, Sandeep Lamichhane, Scott Boland.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Josh Phillipe, Ben McDermott, D’arcy Short, Nathan Ellis, and Matthew Wade.
SIX vs HUR Team Wicket-Keeper
Josh Phillipe (Price 9.5), Matthew Wade (Price 9.5), and Ben McDermott (Price 9.5) will be the wicket-keepers of our squad. Phillipe has scored 441 runs this season at an average of 36.75, whereas he is the highest run-scorer of the tournament as well. McDermott has scored 397 runs this season at an average of 44.11, whereas Wade scored 351 runs last season at an average of 50.14. All three of them are world-class players and have the ability to change the game.
SIX vs HUR Team Batsmen
Daniel Hughes (Price 9) and Moises Henriques (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Sydney Sixers. Hughes has scored 283 runs this season at an average of 28.30, whereas Henriques scored 267 runs last season. Henriques smashed a brilliant half-century in the last game, whereas he can bowl a few overs as well. Both of them are experienced players of this format.
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 220 runs in the BBL. He has not been at his best in the tournament.
SIX vs HUR Team All-Rounders
Carlos Brathwaite (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounder from the Sydney Sixers. Brathwaite has surprised everyone by scalping 14 wickets, whereas his economy is just 7.51.
[Daniel Christian has been dropped because of credit issues, pick him in the GL Teams]
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 244 runs this season. Short has scalped seven wickets in his bowling too.
SIX vs HUR Team Bowlers
Ben Dwarshius (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from Sydney Sixers. Dwarshius has scalped 14 wickets in just 9 games, whereas his average has been just 18.57. He is in wonderful form.
Nathan Ellis (Price 8.5) and Scott Boland (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Hobart Hurricanes. Ellis has scalped 17 wickets this season whereas, Boland has scalped 14. Both of them are genuine wicket-takers, and they bowl in the death overs.
Match Prediction: Hobart Hurricanes are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
D’arcy Short and Josh Phillipe
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Ben McDermott and Matthew Wade
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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.