The 35th 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.
Heat are on a 3 win trot while Sixers the team been in top 2 of the points table has struggled in last few matches, it will be interesting to see Sixers will bounce back after poor form.
Sydney Sixers Team Updates:
Sydney Sixers were looking quite solid a few days ago but their dominace has decreased.
They have lost two of their last 3 games, after losing just once in their first 5 games.
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 will play the key role of allrounders.
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.
Steve O Keefe and Ben Maneti will take care of the spin bowling of the team.
Jake Ball , Dan Christian and Jackson Bird will lead the pace attack of the team.
Brisbane Heat Team Updates:
Heat started their season with defeats aplenty but have somehow managed to turn things around.
Brisbane Heat have won their last three games, which has placed them back in the contention for the semi-finals.
Max Bryant and Chris Lynn will probably open the inning for the Brisbane Heat team. Both are well known inning openers.
Joe Denly, Joe Burns and J Peirson will take care of the middle order.
Jack Wildermuth, Lewis Gregory, will play the key role of allrounders.
Chris Lynn will lead the Brisbane Heat team as a Captain. He is also a good Batsman.
Jimmy Peirson will do the Wicket Keeping duty for his Brisbane Heat team.
Mujeeb Ur Rehman will take care of the spin attack of the team.
Xavier Bartlett , Mark Stekeete, Lewis Gregory and Jack Wildermuth will take care of the pace attack for his team.
Head to Head:
Sydney Sixers: 2 Won Brisbane Heat: 1 Won
Josh Philippe has scored 266 runs at a fantastic strike rate of over 140. He is one of the top batters of Sydney Sixers.
Chris Lynn is going to be the most crucial player with the bat. He has scored 167 runs, with his average being over 40.
Mujeeb Ur Rahman has picked up 12 wickets, while also maintaining an economy rate of under 7 runs per over.
James Vince has failed to perform in the recent couple of matches, but he can be dangerous anytime.
Daniel Christian has been influential with both bat and ball. He has scored 99 runs and has picked up 9 wickets.
In wicket keeping, both the wicket keepers are good. However Jimmy Peirson will be better choice.
Fast bowlers may play major role on this pitch.
Captain Options – Daniel Christian, Chris Lynn
Vice-Captain Options – Josh Philippe, Jack Wildermuth
Death over bowlers: Mark Stekeete, Jack Wildermuth , Dan Christian
Sydney Sixers Squad :
Josh Philippe(WK), Jack Edwards, James Vince, Daniel Hughes(C), Jordan Silk, Daniel Christian, Carlos Brathwaite, Steve OKeefe, Jackson Bird, Jake Ball, Lloyd Pope, Ben Dwarshuis, Nathan Lyon, Sean Abbott, Ben Manenti, Jason Holder, Hayden Kerr, Nick Bertus(WK), Moises Henriques, Justin Avendano, Lawrence Neil-Smith, Gurinder Sandhu, Tom Rogers, Mitchell Starc
Brisbane Heat Squad :
Max Bryant, Chris Lynn(C), Joe Denly, Joe Burns, Jimmy Peirson(WK), Lewis Gregory, James Bazley, Jack Wildermuth, Mark Steketee, Xavier Bartlett, Mujeeb-ur-Rahman, Marnus Labuschagne, Lachy Pfeffer(WK), Jack Sinfield, Simon Milenko, Mitchell Swepson, Dan Lawrence, Connor Sully, Tom Cooper, Jack Wood, Ben Laughlin, Sam Heazlett, Morne Morkel, Matthew Willans, Matthew Kuhnemann