Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: WBBL 2020 - Sydney Thunder vs Hobart Hurricanes - Match 53
The 53rd match of the Women’s Big Bash League 2020 will be played between Sydney Thunder and Hobart Hurricanes at the Drummoyne Oval, Sydney in Australia.
Hobart Hurricanes are placed at the bottom of the Women’s Big Bash League 2020 points table. The team has won 3 and lost 8 matches while 2 have been rained off.
Rachel Priest has been the top run-scorer for Hobart Hurricanes with 322 runs from 12 matches. She has made her runs at an average of 35 and a strike rate of 122, with the best of 92*. Chloe Tryon has also scored 163 runs.
Hayley Matthews has been their best bowler with 11 wickets from 10 matches. She has bowled at an average of 16 and an economy of 6.24, with the best of 3/15. Nicola Carey and Amy Smith also have 9 and 8 wickets respectively.
They will be up against Sydney Thunder who are placed at the 4th spot in the pile with 14 points from 13 matches. They have won 6 and lost 5 while 2 of their matches were rained off.
Heather Knight is the highest run-getter for the side with 378 runs from 13 matches at an average of 42 and a strike rate of 125. She has the best of 83. Rachel Haynes is next with 264 runs from 13 matches.
In the bowling department, Sammy-Jo Johnson is their top wicket-taker and has picked up 17 wickets. She has bowled at an average of 16, with the best of 4/26. Samantha Bates also has 14 wickets. She has an economy of 5.72.
Let's have a look at the squads of both teams:
Hobart Hurricanes - Naomi Stalenberg, Rachel Priest (wk), Hayley Matthews, Nicola Carey, Chloe Tryon, Corinne Hall (c), Erica Kershaw, Sasha Moloney, Amy Smith, Brooke Hepburn, Belinda Vakarewa, Hayley Jensen, Emma Thompson, Chloe Rafferty
Sydney Thunder - Rachael Haynes (c), Tammy Beaumont (wk), Heather Knight, Phoebe Litchfield, Kate Peterson, Anika Learoyd, Sammy-Jo Johnson, Tahlia Wilson, Rachel Trenaman, Saskia Horley, Lauren Smith, Hannah Darlington, Samantha Bates, Shabnim Ismail
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Sydney Thunder
Who will win? – Sydney Thunder
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Rachel Priest (Hobart Hurricanes), Heather Knight (Sydney Thunder)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Nicola Carey (Hobart Hurricanes), Samantha Bates (Sydney Thunder)
Most Sixes – Rachel Priest (Hobart Hurricanes), Heather Knight (Sydney Thunder)
Player of the Match – Heather Knight
Team Scores Batting first – Hobart Hurricanes 160+, Sydney Thunder 180+
Match Handicap Sydney Thunder
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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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