The 26th match of the Big Bash League (BBL) 2020-21 season will be played between Sydney Sixers and Brisbane Heat at the Carrara Oval in Queensland.
The third-placed Sydney Sixers will clash with the fourth-placed Adelaide Strikers in what can be a match of great importance in deciding the race for the semi-finals.
Adelaide Strikers Team Updates:
Strikers have won 3 games so far out of the 6 games played so far.
They lost their last game despite brilliant knock from their captain.
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.
Matt Short, Rashid Khan can be handy in death overs.
Alex Carey will lead the STR team as a Captain. He is a good batsman too.
The skipper will also do wicket keeping for his team.
Danny Briggs will take care of the spin bowling of the team.
Daniel Worral, Wes Agar and Peter Siddle will lead the pace attack of the team.
Wes Agar is currently leading the top wickets chart, he has picked 11 wickets so far
Sydney Sixers Team Updates:
The Sixers have won 4 of their 6 games, they are quite in a good form.
They lost their last game from Brisbane Heat game.
Josh Philippe and Jack Edwards will probably open the inning for the Sydney Sixers team.
James Vince, Daniel Hughes (C), Jordan Silk will take care of the middle order.
Daniel Christian, Carlos Brathwaite can be handy in death overs.
Daniel Hughes will lead the Sydney Sixers team as a Captain. He is also a good Batsman.
Josh Philippe will do the Wicket Keeping duty for his Sydney Sixers team.
Ben Manenti and Steve OKeefe will lead the spin attack of the team.
Jackson Bird , Dan Christian, Carlos Braithwaite and Ben Dwarshuis will take care of the pace attack for his team.
Head to Head:
Adelaide Strikers: 1 Won Sydney Sixers: 2 Won
Josh Philippe is currently leading the run-scorer for Sixers. He has scored 220 runs at a strike rate of over 140
Alex Carey has done the most talking with the bat. He has scored 161 runs at an average of over 140
Daniel Christian has been brilliant with allrounder skills, He has scored 99 runs and has picked up 8 wickets.
Rashid Khan has picked up 8 wickets, he can be handy with the bat as well.
In wicket keeping, Josh Philippe will be best choice.
Fast bowlers may play major role on this pitch.
Captain Options –Josh Philippe, Daniel Christian
Vice-Captain Options – Alex Carey, Rashid Khan
Must pick bowlers: Ben Dwarshius, Wes Agar, Rashid Khan
STR Squad :
Matt Renshaw, Philip Salt, Alex Carey(WK)(C), Jonathan Wells, Jake Weatherald, Ryan Gibson, 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, Matthew Short
Sydney Sixers Squad :
Josh Philippe(WK), Jack Edwards, James Vince, Daniel Hughes(C), Jordan Silk, Daniel Christian, Carlos Brathwaite, Ben Dwarshuis, Ben Manenti, Jake Ball, Lloyd Pope, Hayden Kerr, Nick Bertus(WK), Jason Holder, Nathan Lyon, Sean Abbott, Moises Henriques, Justin Avendano, Lawrence Neil-Smith, Jackson Bird, Gurinder Sandhu, Tom Rogers, Steve OKeefe, Mitchell Starc