Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Big Bash League 2020-21 - Melbourne Renegades vs Perth Scorchers - Match 4
The 4th match of the Big Bash League 2020-21 will be played between Melbourne Renegades and Perth Scorchers at the Bellerive Oval, Hobart in Australia.
Melbourne Renegades ended up with the wooden spoon in the last season and would certainly want to improve that.
Melbourne Renegades have roped in Noor Ahmad, Brody Couch, Benny Howell, Peter Hatzoglou, Josh Lalor (Heat), James Pattinson (Heat), Mitch Perry, Jack Prestwidge (Heat), Rilee Rossouw, Imran Tahir, Imad Wasim for this season.
The Renegades will be without Dan Christian (Sixers), Tom Cooper (Strikers), Jack Wildermuth (Heat), Harry Gurney, Richard Gleeson, Samit Patel, Andrew Fekete, Tom Andrews, Brayden Stepien, Nathan McSweeney.
Aaron Finch, Marcus Harris, Shaun Marsh and Rilee Rossouw are the team's best bets with the bat. Their bowling looks in good hands as well with Benny Howell, James Pattinson, Kane Richardson and Imran Tahir at the helm.
The team has two gun all-rounders in Mohammad Nabi and Imad Wasim.
Perth Scorchers finished at the 6th spot in the last season of the Big Bash League
Perth Scorchers have signed Joe Clarke, Cameron Gannon (Heat), Colin Munro, Jason Roy while Tim David (Hurricanes), Liam Guthrie, Nick Hobson, Chris Jordan, Jaron Morgan, Morne Morkel (Heat) have moved bases or remain unavailable.
Their best batters are Cameron Bancroft, Ashton Turner, Colin Munro, Kurtis Patterson and Jason Roy. The bowling will be led by Fawad Ahmed, Jason Behrendorff, Jhye Richardson and Andrew Tye.
The Scorchers have three international quality all-rounders in Mitchell Marsh, Cameron Green and Ashton Agar.
Let's have a look at the squads of both teams:
Melbourne Renegades - Noor Ahmad (Afg), Cameron Boyce, Brody Couch, Zak Evans, Aaron Finch, Jake Fraser-McGurk, Sam Harper, Marcus Harris, Mackenzie Harvey, Peter Hatzoglou, Jon Holland, Benny Howell (Eng), Josh Lalor, Shaun Marsh, Mohammad Nabi (Afg), James Pattinson, Mitch Perry, Jack Prestwidge, Kane Richardson, Rilee Rossouw (SA), Will Sutherland, Imran Tahir (SA), Imad Wasim (Pak), Beau Webster
Perth Scorchers - Ashton Agar, Fawad Ahmed, Cameron Bancroft, Jason Behrendorff, Joe Clarke (Eng), Cameron Gannon, Cameron Green, Aaron Hardie, Josh Inglis, Matthew Kelly, Liam Livingstone (Eng), Mitchell Marsh, Colin Munro (NZ), Joel Paris, Kurtis Patterson, Jhye Richardson, Jason Roy (Eng), Ashton Turner, Andrew Tye, Sam Whiteman
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Perth Scorchers
Who will win? – Perth Scorchers
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Aaron Finch (Melbourne Renegades), Cameron Bancroft (Perth Scorchers)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Kane Richardson (Melbourne Renegades), Ashton Agar (Perth Scorchers)
Most Sixes – Aaron Finch (Melbourne Renegades), Jason Roy (Perth Scorchers)
Player of the Match – Ashton Agar
Team Scores Batting first – Melbourne Renegades 170+, Perth Scorchers 180+
Match Handicap Perth Scorchers
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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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