Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: WBBL 2020 - Sydney Thunder vs Sydney Sixers - Match 48
The 48th match of the Women’s Big Bash League 2020 will be played between Sydney Thunder and Sydney Sixers at the Sydney Showground Stadium, Sydney in Australia.
Sydney Sixers are placed at the 6th spot in the pile with 10 points from 11 matches. They have won 4 and lost 5 while 2 of their matches were rained off.
Ellyse Perry is the highest run-getter for the side with 294 from 10 matches at an average of 58 and a strike rate of 96. She has the best of 72*. Marizanne Kapp and Alyssa Healy have also contributed with 165 and 184 runs respectively.
In the bowling department, Kapp leads the team's charts with 9 wickets. Stella Campbell has picked up 8 wickets. She has bowled at an average of 24 and an economy of 7.84, with the best of 3/32. Elyse Perry and Ashleigh Gardner have also been good.
They will be up against Sydney Thunder who are placed at the 3rd spot in the pile with 12 points from 11 matches. They have won 5 and lost 4 while 2 of their matches were rained off.
Heather Knight is the highest run-getter for the side with 353 runs from 11 matches at an average of 50 and a strike rate of 128. She has the best of 83. Rachel Haynes is next with 207 runs from 11 matches.
In the bowling department, Samantha Bates is their top wicket-taker and has picked up 14 wickets. She has bowled at an average of 12, with the best of 3/9. Bates has an economy of 5.59.
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
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 Sixers
Who will win? – Sydney Sixers
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Alyssa Healy (Sydney Sixers), Heather Knight (Sydney Thunder)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Marizanne Kapp (Sydney Sixers), Samantha Bates (Sydney Thunder)
Most Sixes – Alyssa Healy (Sydney Sixers), Heather Knight (Sydney Thunder)
Player of the Match – Alyssa Healy
Team Scores Batting first – Sydney Sixers 160+, Sydney Thunder 145+
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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