Cricket Betting Tips and Match Prediction Women's Big Bash League 2019 1st Semi-Final - Adelaide Strikers v Perth Scorchers

Adelaide Strikers v Perth Scorchers
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The 1st Semi-Final of the Women's Big Bash League 2019 will be played between Adelaide Strikers and Perth Scorchers at the Allan Border Field in Brisbane.


Adelaide Strikers finished at the second spot in the Women's Big Bash League 2019 with 10 wins and 4 losses from 14 game after the league stage. They had 20 points and at a net run rate of + 0.01.

Although the Strikers have performed well throughout the season, they would have not been pleased by their 13-run defeat in the last league match against Sydney Sixers.

They will be up against Perth Scorchers who ended the group stage just behind them with 9 wins and 5 losses from 14 games. The Scorchers had 18 points and a net run rate of + 0.026.

Unlike the Strikers, the Scorchers ended the league stage on a positive note with a 35-run win over Hobart Hurricanes.

Adelaide Strikers' Sophie Devine finished the league stage as the highest run-scorer of the tournament with 699 runs from 14 matches at an average of 77.6 and a strike rate of over 130.

Not only that, she is on fire with the ball as well and has picked up 16 wickets. Sarah Coyte and Amanda Wellington have also bagged 17 and 16 scalps respectively.

Meg Lanning is the top run-scorer for Perth Scorchers with 530 runs from 14 games at an average of 44.16. Heather Graham has picked the most wickets for them with 15 scalps.

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

Perth Scorchers - Meg Lanning (c), Kim Garth, Nicole Bolton, Mathilda Carmichael, Heather Graham, Chloe Piparo, Samantha Betts, Jemma Barsby, Georgia Redmayne (wk), Taneale Peschel, Kath Hempenstall

Adelaide Strikers - Sarah Coyte, Megan Schutt, Suzie Bates (c), Sophie Devine, Lauren Winfield, Tahlia McGrath, Amanda Wellington, Katie Mack, Bridget Patterson, Tegan McPharlin (wk), Annie O Neil

 

Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay

Who will win the toss? - Adelaide Strikers

Who will win? – Adelaide Strikers

Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Sophie Devine (Adelaide Strikers), Meg Lanning (Perth Scorchers)

Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Amanda Wellington (Adelaide Strikers), Heather Graham (Perth Scorchers)

Most Sixes – Sophie Devine (Adelaide Strikers), Meg Lanning (Perth Scorchers)

Man of the Match – Sophie Devine

Team Scores Batting first – Adelaide Strikers 160+, Perth Scorchers 150+

Match Handicap Adelaide Strikers

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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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