Cricket Betting Tips and Match Prediction Women's Big Bash League 2019 2nd Semi-Final - Brisbane Heat v Melbourne Renegades

Brisbane Heat v Melbourne Renegades
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The 2nd Semi-Final of the Women's Big Bash League 2019 will be played between Brisbane Heat and Melbourne Renegades at the Allan Border Field in Brisbane.

Brisbane Heat finished the group stage at the top of the Women's Big Bash League 2019 leaderboard with 10 wins and 4 losses from 14 games. They were equal on points with Adelaide Strikers but had a superior net run rate and hence qualified for the 1st semi-final.

The Heat will now get to face Melbourne Renegades who finished at the fourth spot in the group stage. With 8 wins and 6 losses from 14 games, the Renegades have 16 points and a net run rate of + 0.17.

They clinched the semi-final berth with a 29-run win over Sydney Thunder in their last league match. Brisbane Heat also registered an 8-wicket victory against Melbourne Stars in a rain-curtailed match in their last league game.

Brisbane Heat's Beth Mooney is the second-highest run-scorer in the tournament as of now with 672 runs from 14 games at an average of 74.6 and a strike rate of 126.55. She has scored as many as eight half-centuries with the best of 86.

Jess Jonassen, Delissa Kimmince and Sammy-Jo Johnson have picked up 19, 17 and 16 wickets for the Heat respectively and form a former formidable bowling trioka.

Jessica Duffin and Daniel Wyatt are the top run-scorers for Melbourne Renegades while Maitlan Brown and Molly Strano have picked the most wickets for the team.

 

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

Brisbane Heat - Jess Jonassen, Delissa Kimmince, Beth Mooney (wk), Maddy Green, Grace Harris, Amelia Kerr, Kirby Short (c), Sammy-Jo Johnson, Mikayla Hinkley, Laura Harris, Georgia Prestwidge

Melbourne Renegades - Danielle Wyatt, Chamari Athapaththu, Lea Tahuhu, Carly Leeson, Anna Lanning, Georgia Wareham, Maitlan Brown, Molly Strano, Jessica Duffin (c), Courtney Webb, Josephine Dooley (wk)

Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay

Who will win the toss? - Brisbane Heat

Who will win? – Brisbane Heat

Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Danielle Wyatt (Melbourne Renegades), Beth Mooney (Brisbane Heat)

Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Maitlan Brown (Melbourne Renegades), Sammy-Jo Johnson (Brisbane Heat)

Most Sixes – Danielle Wyatt (Melbourne Renegades), Beth Mooney (Brisbane Heat)

Player of the Match – Beth Mooney

Team Scores Batting first – Melbourne Renegades 140+, Brisbane Heat 160+

Match Handicap Brisbane Heat

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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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