The 48th match of the Big Bash League (BBL) 2020-21 season will be played between Sydney Sixers and Sydney Thunder at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide.
Sydney Sixers Team Updates:
Josh Philippe and James Vince will probably open the inning for the Sydney Sixers team. Both are very talented players and played many attacking innings in previous matches.
D Hughes, M Henriques and Dan Chrisitian will form the middle order.
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.
Lloyd Pope and Steve OKeefe will take care of the spin bowling of the team.
Jackson Bird and Jake Ball will lead the pace attack of the team.
Sydney Thunder Team Updates:
Sydney Thunder are currently placed fifth. A win might take them to the second position, while a defeat can bring them down to seventh.
The scenario is not as vital for Sixers, as they will remain at top irrespective of tomorrow’s outcome.
Alex Hales and Usman Khawaja will probably open the inning for the Sydney Thunder team. Both are well known inning openers.
Ferguson (c), Sam Billings (wk), O Davies will form the middle order.
Callum Ferguson will lead the Sydney Thunder team as a Captain. He is also a good Batsman.
Sam Billings will do the Wicket Keeping duty for his Sydney Thunder team.
Tanveer Sangha and C Green will lead the spin attack of the team.
Adam Milne and Nathan McAndrew will take care of the pace attack for his team.
Last 5 Head to Head:
Sydney Sixers: 3Won Sydney Thunder: 2 Won
Josh Philippe has been the star with the bat for the Sixers. The youngster has scored 421 runs, which is more than 130 runs ahead of the nearest competitor from his team.
Daniel Christian has scored 182 runs and has scalped 12 wickets.
Alex Hales has proved his calibre once again, this time in Australia. The Thunder opener has scored 352 runs at a fiery strike rate of over 155.
Tanveer Sangha is a candidate for being the best find of the season. The cunning bowler has picked up 18 wickets and has an economy rate of under 8 runs per over.
Nathan McAndrew has not been as economical as Sangha, but has picked up 12 wickets.
In wicket keeping, Josh Philippe will be best choice.
Fast bowlers may play major role on this pitch.
Captain Options – Daniel Christian, Josh Philippe
Vice-Captain Options – Alex Hales, Sam Billings
Sydney Sixers Squad :
Josh Philippe(WK), James Vince, Daniel Hughes(C), Moises Henriques, Jordan Silk, Daniel Christian, Carlos Brathwaite, Ben Dwarshuis, Steve OKeefe, Jackson Bird, Lloyd Pope, Hayden Kerr, Nick Bertus(WK), Ben Manenti, Nathan Lyon, Sean Abbott, Justin Avendano, Jack Edwards, Lawrence Neil-Smith, Gurinder Sandhu, Tom Rogers, Jake Ball, Mitchell Starc
Sydney Thunder Squad :
Usman Khawaja, Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson(C), Sam Billings(WK), Oliver Davies, Ben Cutting, Nathan McAndrew, Chris Green, Adam Milne, Brendan Doggett, Tanveer Sangha, Jason Sangha, Jonathan Cook, Matthew Gilkes(WK), Daniel Sams, Alex Ross, Arjun Nair, Chris Tremain, Baxter Holt(WK)