The 15th match of the Big Bash League 2020-21 will be played between the Sydney Sixers and the Melbourne Stars at the Carrara Oval in Queensland.
Sydney Sixers Team Updates:
The Sydney Sixers, who have lost 1 and won 2 games out of the 3 they have played so far, are placed at the 4th spot in the table.
Josh Philippe and Jack Edwards will probably open the inning for the Sydney Sixers team.
James Vince, Daniel Hughes (c), Jordan Silk will form the middle order of the team.
Daniel Christian, Jason Holder can be handy in death overs.
Dan Christian made a record of scoring 50 runs from just 16 balls , he became the 2nd highest to do so in BBL history
Daniel Hughes will lead the Sydney Sixers team as a Captain. He is also good Batsman.
Josh Philippe will do the wicket keeping for Sydney Sixers team.
Ben Manenti and Steve OKeefe will take care of the spin bowling of the team.
Jason Holder, Ben Dwarshius and Dan Christian will lead the pace attack of the team.
Melbourne Stars Team Updates:
The Melbourne Stars, with 2 wins to their name in 3 games and one game ending in no result, are the better-placed team in this tournament as they hold the second spot in the points table with 10 points
Marcus Stoinis and Andre Fletcher will probably open the inning for the Melbourne Stars team. Both are well known inning openers.
Hilton Cartwright, Glenn Maxwell (c), Nicholas Pooran (wk) will take care of the middle order.
Nic Maddinson, Nathan Coulter-Nile can be handy in death overs.
Glenn Maxwell will lead the Melbourne Stars team as a Captain. He is also a good Alrounder.
Nicholas Pooran will do the Wicket Keeping duty for his Melbourne Stars team.
Clint Hinchliffe and Glenn Maxwell will lead the spin attack of the team.
Nathan Coulter Nile, Liam Hatcher and Billy Stanlake will take care of the pace attack for his team.
Head to Head:
Sydney Sixers: 2 Won Melbourne Stars: 2 Won
Josh Philippe has scored 102 runs in total at a strike rate of 141.66. He is an impact player and can be dangerous anytime
Hilton Cartwright has been a good all-rounder for his team during the course of this tournament. He has taken 2 wickets and scored 55 runs in total in 3 matches
Daniel Christian has played in 3 games and has taken 4 wickets at an economy rate of 7.62 runs per over and scored 71 runs too.
James Vince is the highest run-scorer for his team. He has a total of 103 runs in 3 matches to his name, with his highest score being 67 runs.
M Stoinis has blown hot and cold so far but he is a match winner player and can be dangerous anyday
In wicket keeping, both the wicket keepers are good. However Nicholas Pooran will be better choice.
Fast bowlers may play major role on this pitch.
Captain Option – Josh Philippe, G Maxwell
Vice-Captain Option – Daniel Christian, James Vince
Death over bowlers: Nathan Coulter Nile, Ben Dwarshius, Jason Holder.
Sydney Sixers Squad :
Josh Philippe(WK), Jack Edwards, James Vince, Daniel Hughes(C), Jordan Silk, Daniel Christian, Jason Holder, Carlos Brathwaite, Ben Dwarshuis, Steve OKeefe, Ben Manenti, Hayden Kerr, Nick Bertus(WK), Jackson Bird, Nathan Lyon, Sean Abbott, Moises Henriques, Justin Avendano, Lawrence Neil-Smith, Lloyd Pope, Gurinder Sandhu, Tom Rogers, Mitchell Starc
Melbourne Stars Squad :
Ben Dunk(WK), Andre Fletcher, Hilton Cartwright, Nick Larkin, Glenn Maxwell(C), Nicholas Pooran(WK), Nathan Coulter-Nile, Adam Zampa, Liam Hatcher, Billy Stanlake, Zahir Khan, Jackson Coleman, Tom OConnell, Will Pucovski, Lance Morris, Seb Gotch(WK), Marcus Stoinis, Nic Maddinson, Clint Hinchliffe