In the Knockout of the Big Bash League 2020/21 (BBL 10), Sydney Thunder will play against Brisbane Heat at Manuka Oval (Canberra) on Sunday (31st January).
It will be their third meeting of this BBL season. During the league stage of this BBL season, after Sydney Thunder claimed a 4-wicket victory, Brisbane Heat took the perfect revenge by claiming a five-wicket win.
While Sydney Thunder qualified for the upcoming Knockout stage directly after finishing in the third position in the BBL 10 points table, the fourth-positioned team Brisbane Heat beat Adelaide Strikers in the Eliminator to qualify for the forthcoming Knockout stage.
Big Bash League 2020-21 (BBL 10), Knockout: Sydney Thunder vs Brisbane Heat – Weather Forecast
On Sunday, during the Knockout stage of the BBL 10, Sydney Thunder will take on Brisbane Heat at Manuka Oval (Canberra). This match has been scheduled to begin at 07:15 PM (19:15) local time.
According to the weather forecast, the sky will be mostly cloudy for the day. However, there are no big threat of raining for the entire day. So, the cricket fans can expect a good uninterrupted T20 match between Sydney Thunder and Brisbane Heat on Sunday at Canberra.
While the temperature of the day can be between 26°C (maximum) and 14°C (minimum), the game time temperature is likely to be between 21°C and 16°C.
Big Bash League 2020-21 (BBL 10), Knockout: Sydney Thunder vs Brisbane Heat – Pitch Report
Manuka Oval (Canberra) will host this BBL 10 Knockout match between Sydney Thunder and Brisbane Heat. This venue has already hosted 11 matches of this BBL season.
Out of those 11 matches at this venue, while the first batting sides claimed three victories, the second batting teams successfully chased the targets for eight times. So, the toss winning captain is most likely to consider chasing.
Talking about the pitch condition at this venue, spinners are very useful along with the fast bowlers. As 180+ totals are chaseable at this venue, the first batting teams need to put 200+ total to set the strong challenge for the chasing teams.