SIX Vs THU Dream11 Team Probable Playing 11, Toss, Pitch And Match Report: Table toppers Sydney Thunder look to reaffirm first place to their name.
Note* – After the Team Sheets were out, We have Replaced James vince with Silk
Sitting nicely perched in the echelons of the points tally of the Big Bash League 2019-20, Sydney Thunder have transcended on the league in tranquil fashion. The side have registered two wins from their three encounters with their most recent outing being curtailed courtesy of inclement weather, an unscathed spree they’ll be looking to keep intact come today’s tie.
And when the side step out to the middle today in this feisty and fierce derby, we are set to regaled in an edge of the seat thriller. An encounter between Sydney Sixers and Sydney Thunder has conventionally been a humdinger of a clash between two rivals who have spared no expensive in leaving any stone unturned to get the better of each other every time they have taken to the park.
While Sydney Thunder are coming into this one in sublime form, for Sydney Sixers, the need to right their wavering form is an incessant one. With the two wins and defeats a piece to their name till now, the side have been left yearning to hit a consistence patch, one which has refrained them from erasing the deficit between themselves and the top of the league.
However, with a colossal 48 run win against Perth Scorchers the last time around as they embroiled their opponents to just 126 in reply of the 174 they had put on the scoreboard. It was the ideal result for them ahead of today’s upcoming clash, a result which will bolster the unit to make this one a closely contested affair.
Pitch Conditions And Toss
An exquisite batting surface, the bat comes on perfectly over here to allow the batsmen with every bit needed to come out and play their shots to the fence. The team winning the toss is bound to come out and bat first here and pile the pressure with a behemoth of a target.
Probable Playing 11
Nathan McAndrew and Gurinder Sandhu are both out of action for Sydney Thunder for this impending encounter.
Daniel Hughes, Josh Philippe (WK), James Vince, Moises Henriques (C), Jordan Silk, Tom Curran, Steven O’Keefe, Sean Abbott, Ben Dwarshuis, Lloyd Pope, Jackson Bird
Usman Khawaja, Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson, Matthew Gilkes (WK), Alex Ross, Chris Morris, Daniel Sams, Chris Green, Arjun Nair, Chris Tremain, Jonathan Cook
Big Bash League 2019-20
Match: Sydney Sixers Vs Sydney Thunder
Date And Time: 27th December, Saturday- 1:40pm IST
Venue: Carrara Oval, Queensland
Television: Sony Six/HD, Kayo
- Josh Philippe, James Vince, Tom Curran, Sean Abbott
- Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson, Daniel Sams, Chris Green
Top 4 Batting Order
- Daniel Hughes, Josh Philippe, James Vince, Moises Henriques
- Usman Khawaja, Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson, Matthew Gilkes
- Daniel Hughes, James Vince
- Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson
Death Overs Bowlers
- Sean Abbott, Ben Dwarshuis
- Chris Green, Jonathan Cook
SIX Vs THU Dream11 Wicket-Keeper
A mainstay of his side’s batting order, there were hardly any deliberations in us roping in the succulent Josh Philippe in this docket of our Dream 11 side.
SIX Vs THU Dream11 Batsmen ( We have Replaced James vince with Silk )
A major reason for Sydney Thunder thriving so much this season has been down to their exuberant top-order, one which has taken no time in stamping its authority on the league. It’s something which was paid a testament to the last time around as well with a 99 run opening stand being stitched together by Usman Khawaja and Alex Hales who got the 66 and 68 runs respectively.
Callum Ferguson joins them as well to complete trio of selections from the side while from Sydney Sixers we have decided to rope in James Vince after he amassed 22 runs for his side the last time around.
SIX Vs THU Dream11 All-Rounders
Had t not been for Tom Curran’s 43 runs in the lower middle-order the last time around, the Sixers could have easily ended up being put down to yet another defeat to see us bring in the all-rounder from the side for this one. He’s flourished this season with both the bat and ball, a player who has put in some luscious displays for the side.
Elsewhere, Sydney Thunder will be represented by Chriss Morris and Daniel Sams with Sams snaring two wickets in the last outing for his side to rise to the occasions with wickets at crucial intervals.
SIX Vs THU Dream11 Bowling Order
If the Sixers are to have any chance of emerging as winners from this contest, they’ll be needing to make inroads into an extremely packed batting unit. And in San Abbot and Ben Dwarshuis, they have just the names to pull this off for them, two names who returned with 5 wickets n between them the last time around to pull off what looked like an unlikely win for the side.
Chris Green is being brought in by us from Thunder to wrap up our bowling order for this outing.
Captain And Vice-Captain
Hales will be captaining our side out for the contest while Philippe is our vice-captain.
Dream 11 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.