The 12th match of the Big Bash League (BBL 2020-21) will be played between Sydney Thunder and Perth Scorchers at the Manuka Oval, Canberra on Tuesday.
Sydney Thunder Team Updates:
Sydney Thunder have won one and lost one out of two games they played and are at the 6th position on the points table.
In the last game, they defeated Brisbane Heats by 4 wickets, thanks to Daniel Sams who played a spectacular knock.
They would want to carry on this momentum to the upcoming games.
Alex Hales and Usman Khawaja will probably open the inning for the Sydney Thunder team.
A Hales got off on duck in the last game, but he is a dangerous player and can be handy anytime.
Callum Ferguson (c), Alex Ross, Baxter Holt (wk) will form the middle order
Ben Cutting, Daniel Sams will play the key role of allrounders, D Sams smashed the Brisbane Heat bowlers in the last game with exceptional power hitting
Callum Ferguson will lead the Sydney Thunder team as a Captain. He is also good Batsman.
Baxter Holt will do the wicket keeping for Sydney Thunder team.
Jonathan Cook , Tanveer Sangha and Chris Green will take care of the spin bowling of the team.
Nathan McAndrew and Daniel Sams will lead the pace attack of the team.
Perth Scorchers Team Updates:
Perth Scorchers lost their first game against Melbourne Renegades because of their poor batting display.
In the next game, their batting was comparatively better but the match got abandoned due to rain and they shared points with Melbourne Stars.
They are currently at 7th position on the points table.
Colin Munro and Josh Inglis will probably open the inning for the Perth Scorchers team. Both are well known inning openers.
Joe Clarke, Mitchell Marsh, Ashton Turner (c) will form the middle order of the team
Cameron Bancroft, Aaron Hardie will take care of the lower order
Ashton Turner will lead the Perth Scorchers team as a Captain. He is also a good batsman.
Josh Inglis will do the Wicket Keeping duty for his Perth Scorchers team.
Fawad Ahmed will lead the spin attack of the team.
Jhye Richardson and Andrew Tye will take care of the pace attack for his team
Last 5 Head to Head:
Sydney Thunder: 2 Won Perth Scorchers: 3 Won
Daniel Sams has picked 4 wickets in just 2 games , In the last game, he played a match winning knock of 65 runs of just 25 balls
Callum Ferguson, the top-order batsman for Sydney Thunders, has been scoring runs consistently from past few seasons.
Ashton Turner, captain of Perth Scorchers, is a clean striker of the ball. He bats in the middle order and scores run quickly. He has scored 63 runs in 2 games.
Colin Munro, the aggressive opener for Perth scorchers, In the last game, he scored 49 runs and would eye on a big score in the next game as well.
Joe Clarke looked in brilliant touch in the last game, he can score runs quickly
In wicket keeping, both the wicket keepers are good. You can choose anyone.
Fast bowlers may play major role on this pitch.
Captain choices: Daniel Sams, Colin Munro
Vice-Captain choices: Callum Ferguson, Alex Hales
Death over bowlers: Daniel Sams, Jhye Richardson, Andrew Tye
Sydney Thunder Squad :
Usman Khawaja, Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson(C), Oliver Davies, Ben Cutting, Baxter Holt(WK), Daniel Sams, Chris Green, Nathan McAndrew, Adam Milne, Tanveer Sangha, Chris Tremain, Jason Sangha, Brendan Doggett, Arjun Nair, Matthew Gilkes(WK), Sam Billings(WK), Jonathan Cook, Alex Ross
Perth Scorchers Squad :
Colin Munro, Josh Inglis(WK), Joe Clarke, Mitchell Marsh, Ashton Turner(C), Jhye Richardson, Cameron Bancroft, Aaron Hardie, Andrew Tye, Jason Behrendorff, Fawad Ahmed, Matthew Kelly, Ashton Agar, Liam Guthrie, Liam Livingstone, Jason Roy, Joel Paris, Cameron Green, Sam Whiteman(WK), Kurtis Patterson, Cameron Gannon, Corey Rocchiccioli