ST-W vs SS-W Fantasy Prediction: Sydney Thunder Women vs Sydney Sixers Women – 18 November 2020 (Sydney)
Sydney Thunder Women will take on Sydney Sixers 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 are at the 4th position with 12 points under their bag whereas, the Sixers are in very bad form and have slipped to the 6th position with 10 points under their bag. This Sydney derby is going to really important for both teams.
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.
Sydney Sixers Women – Alyssa Healy (WK), Ellyse Perry, Ashleigh Gardner, Erin Burns, Marizanne Kapp, Done van Niekerk, Angela Reakes, Sarah Aley, Emma Hughes, Jodie Hicks, Stella Campbell.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
E Perry, H Knight, M Kapp, A Healy, and S Bates.
ST-W vs SS-W Team Wicket-Keeper
A Healy (Price 10) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Healy is not in great form but, she is a T20 superstar and played a decent knock in the last game. She has to be picked for this game.
ST-W vs SS-W Team Batsmen
A Gardner (Price 9), A Reakes (Price 8), and R Trenaman (Price 8) are just picked to complete the mandatory three Batter’s pick. Apart from Gardner, both Reakes and Trenaman are picked just to manage credits.
ST-W vs SS-W Team All-Rounders
H Knight (Price 10.5) will be our all-rounder from the Sydney Thunder Women. Knight is the 3rd highest run-scorer of the tournament and has scored 353 runs at an average of 50.43. She has also picked eight wickets in her bowling.
E Perry (Price 10.5), D van Niekerk (Price 9.5), and M Kapp (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounders from the Sydney Sixers Women. Perry is a superstar player and has contributed with both bat and the ball. She has scored 294 runs at an average of 58.80 whereas, Kapp has picked nine wickets in the tournament and has been good with the bat too. Niekerk, on the other hand, is in really good form and has been contributing with both bat and the ball.
ST-W vs SS-W Team Bowlers
S Campbell (Price 8) will be our bowler from the Sydney Sixers Women. Campbell is bowling seriously well and has picked eight wickets in the tournament so far. She has been the 2nd best bowler of the side.
S Bates (Price 8.5) and H Darlington (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Sydney Thunder Women. Bates is currently the 3rd highest wicket-taker of this season with 14 wickets whereas, Darlington has also been really good for this side and has picked nine wickets in the last five games.
Match Prediction: Sydney Sixers Women will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Ellyse Perry and Heather Knight
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Marizanne Kapp and Dane van Niekerk
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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.