The 21st match of the Big Bash League (BBL) 2020-21 will be played between Adelaide Strikers and Perth Scorchers at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide.
Adelaide Strikers and Perth Scorchers will meet for the second time in three days at the Adelaide Oval in the ongoing BBL season
Adelaide Strikers Team Updates:
The Strikers thumped the Scorchers by 71 runs in the previous face-off .
The Strikers have 13 points with three wins from five matches and are at the third position in the points table.
Jake Weatherald and Philip Salt will probably open the inning for the STR team.
Alex Carey (C & WK), Matt Renshaw, Jonathan Wells will form the middle order of the team.
Matt Short, Rashid Khan will take care of the lower order.
Alex Carey will lead the STR team as a Captain. He will also do wicket keeping for his team.
Rashid Khan and Danny Briggs will take care of the spin bowling of the team.
Peter Siddle, Daniel Worrall and Wes Agar will lead the pace attack of the team.
Perth Scorchers Team Updates:
The Scorchers, on the other hand, have three defeats so far in four outings with the other game being washed out.
They are yet to win a single game and the Scorchers will have to start winning matches soon as time is running out for them.
Having played against the Strikers only a couple of days ago, they will have back themselves to make a comeback and bag crucial points.
Josh Inglis and Jason Roy will probably open the inning for the Perth Scorchers team.
Colin Munro, Liam Livingstone, Mitchell Marsh will form the middle order of the team.
Ashton Turner (C), 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.
Jason Behrendorff and Andrew Tye will take care of the pace attack for his team.
Head to Head:
Adelaide Strikers: 2 Won Perth Scorchers: 1 Won
Jason Roy scored 21 off just 11 balls before getting out in the previous game.
Jhye Richardson has been consistently taking wickets this season and once again picked 3/30 in the last encounter.
Rashid Khan scored brilliant 13-ball 29 and then returned with the figures of 2/18 with the ball.
Philip Salt slammed 31-ball 51 in the last game against the same team and he can be destructive again.
Mitchell Marsh has started bowling, he bowled with a good figure of 2 wickets giving 14 runs.
In wicket keeping, Alex Carey will be best choice.
Allrounders may play major role on this pitch.
Captain Options: Mitchell Marsh, Alex Carey, Jason Roy
Vice-Captain Options: Rashid Khan, Daniel Worrall, Philip Salt
STR Squad :
Philip Salt, Jake Weatherald, Matt Renshaw, Alex Carey(WK)(C), Jonathan Wells, Matthew Short, Rashid-Khan, Daniel Worrall, Danny Briggs, Wes Agar, Peter Siddle, Cameron Valente, Liam Scott, Michael Neser, Harry Nielsen(WK), Travis Head, Harry Conway, Spencer Johnson, Liam OConnor, Ryan Gibson
Perth Scorchers Squad :
Josh Inglis(WK), Jason Roy, Colin Munro, Liam Livingstone, Mitchell Marsh, Ashton Turner(C), Aaron Hardie, Jhye Richardson, Andrew Tye, Jason Behrendorff, Fawad Ahmed, Matthew Kelly, Ashton Agar, Liam Guthrie, Cameron Bancroft, Joel Paris, Joe Clarke, Cameron Green, Sam Whiteman(WK), Kurtis Patterson, Cameron Gannon, Corey Rocchiccioli