ST-W vs MR-W Fantasy Prediction: Sydney Thunder Women vs Melbourne Renegades Women – 17 November 2020 (Sydney)
Sydney Thunder Women will take on Melbourne Renegades Women in the League Match of The Women’s Big Bash League 2020 which will be played at the Sydney Showground Stadium in Sydney. This is the first major Women’s league after the Covid-19 outbreak and, some world-class players will be on display.
The Sydney Thunder have lost their last three games and are dropped to the 4th position with 10 points under their name whereas, the Renegades are almost out of the tournament and are at the bottom position with 6 points under their belt. This game should be a cake-walk for the Stars.
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:- 1:35 PM, 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.
Melbourne Renegades Women – Lizelle Lee, Sophie Molineux, Josephine Dooley, Amy Satterthwaite, Courtney Webb, Carly Leeson, Amy Yates, Molly Srtano, Makinley Blows, Ella Hayward, Lea Tahuhu.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
H Knight, S Molineux, S Bates, L Lee, and A Satterthwaite.
ST-W vs MR-W Team Wicket-Keeper
L Lee (Price 9) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Lee is going to open the innings for her side and, that’s why she is the obvious pick in this game.
ST-W vs MR-W Team Batsmen
R Haynes (Price 9.5) will be our batter from Sydney Thunder Women. Haynes is an International level player and is a decent pick to have in the team. She has played some decent innings whereas, she has picked some wickets as well.
A Satterthwaite (Price 9.5) and C Webb (Price 8.5) will be our batters from the Melbourne Renegades Women. Satterthwaite is in a good form and has scored 79 runs in the last three innings whereas, Webb scored a brilliant half-century in the last game. Both of them are decent batters.
ST-W vs MR-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 295 runs at an average of 42.14. She has also picked eight wickets in her bowling whereas, Johnson is a genuine wicket-taker and picked 18 wickets last season. She has picked ten wickets this season and is a decent batter as well.
S Molineux (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from the Melbourne Renegades Women. Molineux is the most important player of this side and has picked 9 wickets in the tournament so far. She also opens the batting for her side.
ST-W vs MR-W Team Bowlers
M Strano (Price 9.5) and L Tahuhu (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Melbourne Renegades Women. Strano is the highest wicket-taker of the last season and has been bowling really well lately whereas, Tahuhu is a brilliant bowler, and her International record is brilliant as well.
S Bates (Price 8.5) and H Darlington (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Sydney Thunder Women. Bates is currently the 2nd highest wicket-taker of this season with 13 wickets whereas, Darlington has also been really good for this side and has picked 7 wickets in the last four games.
Match Prediction: Sydney Thunder Women will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Sophie Molineux and Heather Knight
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Samantha Bates and Sammy Jo Johnson
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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.