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Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Big Bash League 2020-21 - Sydney Sixers vs Perth Scorchers - Final

Sydney Sixers' Josh Philippe Player of the Tournament
Sydney Sixers' Josh Philippe Player of the Tournament

The Final of the Big Bash League 2020-21 will be played between Sydney Sixers and Perth Scorchers at the Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney in Australia.

LIVE - Sydney Sixers vs Perth Scorchers - Final

Sydney Sixers and Perth Scorchers came up against each other in the Qualifier of the Big Bash League 2020-21 which the Sixers won by 9 wickets.

James Vince (98* off 53 balls) was the man for the Sixers and would have probably brought up a century if not for a last-ball wide from Andrew Tye. Josh Philippe also struck 45 in the match at a strike rate of 160.

Steve O'Keefe was the pick of the bowlers for the Sixers and registered figures of 4-0-20-1. Ben Dwarshuis picked up 2 wickets but was expensive.

Josh Inglis scored a 41-ball 69 for Perth Scorchers. Jhye Richardson and Fawad Ahmed were their best bowlers.

Colin Munro is the top run-scorer for Perth Scorchers with 441 runs at a strike rate of 128, including 32 fours and 19 sixes. There is no Jason Roy, he is out injured - Liam Livingstone though is in great form.

Jhye Richardson has been the best bowler for Perth Scorchers and has picked up 27 wickets at an average of 15 and an economy rate of 7.44.

At the end of the round robin stage, Sydney Sixers were placed at the top spot in the Big Bash League 2020-21 points table with 9 wins and 5 losses from their 14 matches.

Josh Philippe is the top run-scorer for Sydney Sixers with 499 runs at a strike rate of 150, including 55 fours and 13 sixes. James Vince has also made 442 runs at 34.

Ben Dwarshuis has been the best bowler for Sydney Sixers and has picked up 21 wickets at an average of 17 and an economy rate of 8.81.

 Let's have a look at the playing XIs of both teams:

Playing XIs

Sydney Sixers - Josh Philippe(wk), James Vince, Daniel Hughes, Moises Henriques(c), Jordan Silk, Daniel Christian, Carlos Brathwaite, Sean Abbott, Ben Dwarshuis, Steve O'Keefe ,Jackson Bird

Perth Scorchers - Cameron Bancroft, Liam Livingstone, Colin Munro, Josh Inglis(wk), Mitchell Marsh, Ashton Turner(c), Aaron Hardie, Jhye Richardson, Andrew Tye, Jason Behrendorff, Fawad Ahmed


Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay

Who will win the toss? - Sydney Sixers

Who will win? – Sydney Sixers

Top Batter (Runs Scored) – James Vince (Sydney Sixers), Josh Inglis (Perth Scorchers)

Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Ben Dwarshuis (Sydney Sixers), Jhye Richardson (Perth Scorchers)

Most Sixes – Josh Philippe (Sydney Sixers), Liam Livingstone (Perth Scorchers)

Player of the Match –  Josh Philippe

Team Scores Batting first – Sydney Sixers 190+, Perth Scorchers 170+

Match Handicap Sydney Sixers

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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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