THU vs HEA Big Bash League Fantasy Prediction: Sydney Thunder vs Brisbane Heat – 14 December 2020 (Canberra). Both teams would be looking to open their account in the BBL 10.
Sydney Thunder will take on Brisbane Heat in the League Match of BBL 10, aka Big Bash League which, will be played at the Manuka Oval in Canberra. The premier T20 competition of Australia is finally here.
Sydney Thunder lost their first game of the tournament, but they played well in that game. Hales & Ferguson are in brilliant batting form whereas, Sams is the leader of their bowling attack. The emergence of young Tanveer Sangha is also a very big boost for this side.
Brisbane Heat were poor in their first game and needs to step up. Chris Lynn needs to take to batting forward, whereas Ben Laughlin is their most experienced bowler. The arrival of Mujeeb ur Rahman is going to be a big boost for this side.
Pitch Report – This pitch has been good for batting based on the previous records. The average 1st inning score at this ground is 164.
Total T20I Domestic Played: 7; Bat 1st Won: 4; Bat 2nd Won: 3.
Match Details :
Time:- 1:45 PM IST, Live on Sony Six
Probable XI for both sides:-
Sydney Thunder – Alex Hales, Usman Khawaja, Callum Ferguson, Alex Ross, Baxter Holt, Ben Cutting, Daniel Sams, Chris Green, Nathan McAndrew, Jonathan Cook, Tanveer Sangha.
Brisbane Heat – Chris Lynn, Max Bryant, Sam Heazlett, Daniel Lawrence, Tom Cooper, Jimmy Pearson, Simon Milenko, Matthew Kuhnemann, Ben Laughlin, Xavier Bartlett, Mujeeb ur Rahman.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Alex Hales, Chris Lynn, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Daniel Sams, and Callum Ferguson.
THU vs HEA Team Wicket-Keeper
Jimmy Pearson (Price 8.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Pearson is an experienced campaigner, whereas Holt is a rookie. Jimmy is going to be selected for this game.
THU vs HEA Team Batsmen
Alex Hales (Price 10), Usman Khawaja (Price 9.5), and Callum Ferguson (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Sydney Thunder. Hales scored 576 runs last season at an average of 38.40 whereas, Khawaja scored 388 runs. Callum, on the other hand, scored 376 runs in the previous season. All three of them batted really well in the last game, whereas Callum scored a half-century as well.
Chris Lynn (Price 10.5) will be our batsman from the Brisbane Heat. Lynn scored 387 runs last season whereas, he is the highest ever BBL run-scorer as well. He is the best batsman of the side by a mile.
THU vs HEA Team All-Rounders
Daniel Sams (Price 9) and Ben Cutting (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounders from the Sydney Thunder. Sams was the highest wicket-taker of last season with 30 wickets whereas, he bats well as well. Cutting, on the other hand, scored 276 runs last season, whereas he scalped eleven wickets. Sams bowled beautifully and picked a couple of wickets in the last game as well.
[You can take Daniel Lawrence instead of Ben Cutting]
THU vs HEA Team Bowlers
Chris Green (Price 8.5) and Tanveer Sangha (Price 8) will be our bowlers from Sydney Thunder. Green is one of the most reliable players of the side, whereas Sangha is an aggressive leg-spinner. Both of them bowled really well in the last game.
Ben Laughlin (Price 9) and Mujeeb ur Rahman (Price 9) will be our bowlers from Brisbane Heat. Laughlin picked fifteen wickets last season whereas, Mujeeb picked 16 wickets in CPL 2020. Both of them are excellent wicket-takers.
Match Prediction: Sydney Thunder are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Alex Hales and Chris Lynn
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Usman Khawaja and Mujeeb ur Rahman
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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.