The 36th match of the Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL) 2020 will be played at Sydney Show Ground Stadium between Sydney Thunder Women and Melbourne Starting Women.
The match is scheduled to begin at 07:05 PM local time (01:35 PM IST) and will be streamed live on Sony Six and Sony Six HD.
It will surely be a cracker of the game of cricket when the Melbourne Stars, the tournament’s top-order team, play against the team that is placed under them, as the Sydney Thunder. In this tournament both these teams have competed from neck to neck and want to prove their domination by beating each other.
So far, in 8 matches, they have been part of, with the Melbourne Stars women having won several of the 5 games, the remaining three having ended without any result due to rain. This means that they are undefined until now. On the other hand the Sydney Thunder women have won 4 matches and lost two out of 8 matches, with 2 matches being washed away due to rain. This match would be of great importance to these teams and both would like to win one.
ST-W vs MS-W Weather Report for Match 36:
The weather in Sydney is expected to be spectacular for a cricket match on Saturday, with only 10 per cent of rain expected during the day. The temperature will be around 19 degree Celsius.
The pitch at the Sydney Show Ground Stadium will favor both batsmen and bowlers and players will have to seize every possible opportunity to give their opponents a better chance.
Average first innings score:
190 (a full match of the tournament played at this venue)
Teams chasing record:
Won – 0, lost – 1, tied – 0 (a full match of the tournament played at this venue)
Injury and Availability News:
(Will be added when updated)
ST-W vs MS-W Today’s possible playing XI:
Sydney Thunder Women:
Tammy Beaumont, Rachel Tranman, Sammy-Jo Johnson, Heather Knight, Rachel Haynes (c), Foeb Litchfield, Lauren Smith, Tahlia Wilson (wk), Hannah Darlington, Shabnam Ismail, Samantha Bates
Samantha Arnold, Saskia Horley, Anika Leroid, Kate Peterson
Melbourne Stars Women:
Alice Villani, Meg Lanning (c), Mignon do Prez, Natal scientist, Annabelle Sutherland, Anna Lanning, Nicole Falutum (wk), Tess Flintoff, Catherine Brunt, Sophie Day, Alana King
Erin Osborne, Holly Ferling, Lucy Cripps, Bhavi M. Devchand
ST-W vs MS-W Top Picks for Today’s Dream 11 Match:
Heather knight He is better as a batsman than a batsman as a bowler. He has taken 8 wickets in 8 matches and scored the second highest runs in the tournament. With 251 runs to his name, he is second in the list of runners.
Meg Lanning Heather Knight is placed just below the list of tournament scorers, with 248 runs in just 7 matches, with a strike rate of 129.16 and an average of 62.00.
Natal scientist He is the highest wicket-taker of the tournament, claiming 12 wickets in just 5 innings, in which he has bowled at a strike rate of 6.47 runs per over.
Sammy-Jo Johnson The woman is in great form with the ball this season of the Big Bash League and has taken 9 wickets in 8 matches, making herself one of the best bowlers of the tournament.
Selection of captain and vice-captain:
Captain Option – Heather Knight, Meg Lanning
Vice Captain Option – Natalie Scientist, Sammy-Jo Johnson
ST-W vs MS-W Dream 11 Suggested playing XI No.1 for fantasy cricket:
keeper – Tahila Wilson
Batter – Rachel Tranman, Alice Villani, Meg Lanning
All-rounder Sammy-Jo Johnson, Heather Knight (C), Natalie Scientist (VC)
Bowler – Sam Bates, Lauren Smith, Shabnam Ismail, Alana King
ST-W vs MS-W Dream 11 Suggested playing XI No. 2 for fantasy cricket:
keeper – Nicole Falutum
Batter – Phoebe Litchfield, Alice Villani, Meg Lanning (C)
All-rounder Sammy-Jo Johnson (VC), Heather Knight, Natalie Scientist
Bowler – Sam Bates, Lauren Smith, Tess Flintoff, Alana King
The all-rounders have been formidable and in order to get the most points with their team, it would ideally be appropriate to have a multiplier in their team.
Today’s ST-W vs MS-W potential winners:
The Melbourne Stars women are predicted to win this game.