Cricket Betting and Match Prediction KFC Big Bash League 2019-20 - Perth Scorchers v Adelaide Strikers
The 51st match of the Big Bash League 2019-20 will be played between Perth Scorchers and Adelaide Strikers at the Perth Stadium in Perth.
Adelaide Strikers are placed at the 2nd spot in the leaderboard, with 7 wins from 10 matches. One of their games was washed out which is why the Strikers have 15 points and a net run rate of + 0.639.
They will take on Perth Scorchers who have 6 wins and 6 losses from 12 games. The Scorchers have 12 points and a net run rate of + 0.066.
Alex Carey will be the leading batsman for Adelaide Strikers, having returned from Australia's ODI tour of India. Jake Weatherald and Jonathan Wells are currently the team's top scorers with 352 and 406 runs respectively.
Rashid Khan is the leader of the Strikers' bowling attack with 17 scalps from 12 matches, with best match figures of 4/22. Peter Siddle is also catching up with 16 wickets.
Wicketkeeper Josh Inglis is the top run-scorer for Perth Scorchers with 382 runs from 12 innings, including a knock of 73. He has scored his runs at an average of 30+ and has struck at over 150. Mitchell Marsh is behind him with 367 runs at 40+.
Jhye Richardson and Fawad Ahmed are the top wicket-takers for Perth Scorchers with 14 scalps from 12 innings each. Both have conceded runs at an economy of just over 7.
Let's have a look at the probable playing XI of both teams:
Adelaide Strikers - Peter Siddle, Michael Neser, Jonathan Wells, Travis Head (c), Alex Carey (wk), Matthew Short, Billy Stanlake, Philip Salt, Rashid Khan, Jake Weatherald , Wes Agar
Perth Scorchers - Mitchell Marsh (c), Chris Jordan, Kurtis Patterson, Cameron Bancroft, Fawad Ahmed, Matthew Kelly, Liam Livingstone, Jhye Richardson, Josh Inglis (wk), Cameron Green, Tim David
Who will win the toss? - Perth Scorchers
Who will win? – Adelaide Strikers
Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Alex Carey (Adelaide Strikers), Josh Inglis (Perth Scorchers)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Rashid Khan (Adelaide Strikers), Jhye Richardson (Perth Scorchers)
Most Sixes – Alex Carey (Adelaide Strikers), Josh Inglis (Perth Scorchers)
Player of the Match – Alex Carey
Team Scores Batting first – Adelaide Strikers 180+, Perth Scorchers 165+
Match Handicap Adelaide Strikers
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*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In–Play’ features, so stay tuned.
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