SIX vs THU Big Bash League Fantasy Prediction: Sydney Sixers vs Sydney Thunder – 22 January 2021 (Adelaide). The table-toppers Sydney Sixers will welcome back Moises Henriques and Sean Abbott in this game.
Sydney Sixers will take on Sydney Thunder in the League Match of BBL 10, aka Big Bash League which, will be played at The Adelaide Oval in Adelaide.
Sydney Sixers have won eight of their eleven games in the league, and they are the table-toppers. Josh Phillipe is the highest run-scorer of the tournament, whereas Daniel Hughes has also played some sensible knocks. Christian is in brilliant form, whereas Brathwaite & O’Keefe are bowling really well. Moises Henriques and Sean Abbott will join the Sydney Sixers for this game.
Sydney Thunder have won six of their eleven games in the tournament so far. Alex Hales is in outstanding form, whereas the other batsmen are not able to support him lately. McAndrew and Sangha have been bowling well, whereas Daniel Sams is out injured. This side would like to get on the winning ways after three successive defeats.
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 168 runs.
Total BBL 10 Games Played: 6; Bat 1st Won: 3; Bat 2nd Won: 3.
Match Details :
Time:- 1:45 PM IST, Live on Sony Sports Network
Probable XI for both sides:-
Sydney Sixers – Daniel Hughes, Josh Phillipe, James Vince, Moises Henriques, Jordan Silk, Daniel Christian, Carlos Brathwaite, Ben Dwarshius, Sean Abbott, Steve O’Keefe, Jake Ball.
Sydney Thunder – Alex Hales, Usman Khawaja, Callum Ferguson, Sam Billings, Alex Ross, Ben Cutting, Arjun Nair, Chris Green, Adam Milne, Nathan McAndrew, Tanveer Sangha.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Josh Phillipe, Daniel Christian, Alex Hales, Tanveer Sangha, and Steve O’Keefe.
SIX vs THU Team Wicket-Keeper
Josh Phillipe (Price 9.5) and Sam Billings (Price 9) will be the wicket-keepers of our squad. Phillipe has scored 421 runs this season at an average of 38.27, whereas he is the highest run-scorer of the tournament as well. Billings has scored 187 runs in the tournament, whereas he scored a brilliant half-century in the last game. Both of them love to play an aggressive brand of cricket.
SIX vs THU Team Batsmen
Daniel Hughes (Price 9) and Moises Henriques (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Sydney Sixers. Hughes has scored 282 runs this season at an average of 31.33, whereas he can open the innings in this game. Henriques scored 267 runs last season, whereas he can bowl a few overs as well. Both of them are experienced players of this format.
Alex Hales (Price 10) and Usman Khawaja (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Sydney Thunder. Usman has scored 268 runs in the tournament, whereas Hales has scored 352 runs at an average of 32.00. Hales is in wonderful form, whereas Khawaja needs to step up.
SIX vs THU Team All-Rounders
Daniel Christian (Price 10) and Carlos Brathwaite (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounders from the Sydney Sixers. Christian has scalped 12 wickets this season, whereas he has scored 182 runs with the bat. Brathwaite has surprised everyone by scalping 13 wickets, whereas his economy is just 7.19. Both of them have been playing well for this side.
SIX vs THU Team Bowlers
Steve O Keefe (Price 9) will be our bowler from Sydney Sixers. Keefe has scalped 14 wickets in the tournament, whereas his economy has been just 6.79. He is in wonderful form.
Tanveer Sangha (Price 8.5) and Nathan McAndrew (Price 8) will be our bowlers from Sydney Thunder. Sangha has scalped 18 wickets this season, whereas McAndrew has scalped 13. Both of them are wicket-taking bowlers.
Match Prediction: Sydney Sixers are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Alex Hales and Josh Phillipe
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Daniel Christian and Tanveer Sangha
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