ST-W vs HB-W Fantasy Prediction: Sydney Thunder Women vs Hobart Hurricanes Women – 22 November 2020 (Sydney)
Sydney Thunder Women will take on Hobart Hurricanes Women in the League Match of The Women’s Big Bash League 2020 which will be played at the Drummoyne 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.
Sydney Thunder are at the fourth position with 14 points under their belt and a win in this game will seal their spot in the semi-finals of the tournament whereas, the Hurricanes are going to finish the season at the bottom of the table.
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:- 4:00 AM, Live on Sony Six/HD
Probable XI for both sides:-
Sydney Thunder Women – Rachel Trenaman, Tammy Beaumont, Heather Knight, Rachael Haynes, Phoebe Litchfield, Sammy Jo-Johnson, Tahlia Wilson, Lauren Smith, Shabnim Ismail, Samantha Bates, Hannah Darlington.
Hobart Hurricanes Women – Naomi Stalenberg, Rachel Priest (wk), Nicola Carey, Chloe Tryon, Corinne Hall (c), Hayley Jensen, Sasha Moloney, Emma Thompson, Amy Smith, Chloe Rafferty, Belinda Vakarewa.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
R Priest, H Knight, S Jo Johnson, S Bates, and N Carey.
ST-W vs HB-W Team Wicket-Keeper
R Priest (Price 9.5) will be the wicket-keepers of our team. Priest is in wonderful form and has scored 322 runs in the tournament. She is a clear pick as an opener.
ST-W vs HB-W Team Batsmen
R Haynes (Price 9.5), T Beaumont (Price 9), and R Trenaman (Price 8) will be our batters from the Sydney Thunder Women. All three of them aren’t in a good form but, it is necessary to have three picks from this category. Haynes is an International level player whereas, Trenaman is going to open the innings for her side and played a decent knock of 38 runs in the last game. Beaumont, on the other hand, is a really good player and is going to open the innings.
ST-W vs HB-W Team All-Rounders
H Knight (Price 10.5) and S Jo Johnson (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounders from the Sydney Thunder Women. Knight is the 4th highest run-scorer of the tournament and has scored 378 runs. She has also picked eight wickets in her bowling whereas, Johnson is the 3rd highest wicket-taker of the season and has picked 17 wickets till now. Both of them are champion players.
N Carey (Price 9.5) and C Tyron (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from the Hobart Hurricanes Women. Carey has scored 158 runs in the tournament and has also picked 9 wickets in her bowling whereas, Tyron is just picked to complete the minimum of four players from the Hurricanes.
ST-W vs HB-W Team Bowlers
B Vakerawa (Price 9) will be our bowler from the Hobart Hurricanes Women. Vakerawa is a brilliant bowler and has picked 20 wickets last season. She is bowling really well lately and has picked eight wickets this season.
S Bates (Price 8.5) and H Darlington (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Sydney Thunder Women. Bates is currently the 5th highest wicket-taker of this season with 14 wickets whereas, Darlington has also been really good for this side and has picked twelve wickets in the tournament so far.
Match Prediction: Sydney Thunder Women will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Heather Knight and Sammy Jo Johnson
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Nicola Carey and Sam Bates
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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.