Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: WBBL 2020 - Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Sixers - Match 55
The 55th match of the Women’s Big Bash League 2020 will be played between Melbourne Stars and Sydney Sixers at the North Sydney Oval, Sydney in Australia.
Melbourne Stars are at the top of the Women’s Big Bash League 2020 table with 8 wins and 2 losses from 13 matches. The team has 19 points.
Meg Lanning has been the top run-scorer for Melbourne Stars with 381 runs. She has made her runs at an average of 42. Mignon du Preez has 369 runs, with the best of 61.
Nat Sciver has been their best bowler with 18 wickets. She has bowled at an economy of 6.78. Alana King has picked up 11 wickets.
They will face Sydney Sixers who are placed at the 5th spot in the pile with 12 points from 13 matches. They have won 5 and lost 6 while 2 of their matches were rained off.
Ellyse Perry is the highest run-getter for the side with 359 from 12 matches at an average of 51 and a strike rate of 97. She has the best of 72*. Alyssa Healy and Marizanne Kapp have also contributed with 291 and 192 runs respectively.
In the bowling department, Kapp leads the team's charts with 10 wickets. Stella Campbell has also picked up 10 wickets. She has bowled at an average of 22 and an economy of 7.96, with the best of 3/32.
Let's have a look at the squads of both teams:
Sydney Sixers - Alyssa Healy (wk), Ellyse Perry (c), Jodie Hicks, Ashleigh Gardner, Dane van Niekerk, Marizanne Kapp, Erin Burns, Stella Campbell, Hayley Silver-holmes, Lisa Griffith, Angela Reakes, Lauren Cheatle, Sarah Aley, Maddy Darke, Emma Hughes
Melbourne Stars - Meg Lanning (c), Elyse Villani, Mignon du Preez, Natalie Sciver, Annabel Sutherland, Erin Osborne, Tess Flintoff, Nicole Faltum (wk), Sophie Day, Holly Ferling, Rosemary Mair, Katherine Brunt, Bhavi M Devchand, Alana King, Lucy Cripps, Georgia Gall
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Melbourne Stars
Who will win? – Melbourne Stars
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Alyssa Healy (Sydney Sixers), Meg Lanning (Melbourne Stars)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Marizanne Kapp (Sydney Sixers), Nat Sciver (Melbourne Stars)
Most Sixes – Alyssa Healy (Sydney Sixers), Mignon du Preez (Melbourne Stars)
Player of the Match – Mignon du Preez
Team Scores Batting first – Sydney Sixers 160+, Melbourne Stars 165+
Match Handicap Melbourne Stars
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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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