In the 19th match of the Big Bash League 2020/21 (BBL 10), Sydney Thunder and Melbourne Stars will play against each other at Manuka Oval (Canberra) on Tuesday night.
During this match, both teams will play their fifth match of this season each. In the latest BBL 10 points table, Sydney Thunder are in the third position with 11 points (3 wins and 1 lose) and Melbourne Stars are in the fifth spot with 10 points (2 wins, 1 lose and 1 no result).
On the other hand, it will be their second meeting of this season. During the 3rd match of this tournament (12th December 2020), they met for the first time this season and Stars won that match by 22 runs.
Big Bash League 2020-21 (BBL 10), Match 19: Sydney Thunder vs Melbourne Stars
– Weather Forecast
Manuka Oval, Canberra will organise this 19th match of the BBL 10 between Sydney Thunder and Melbourne Stars. This match will begin on Tuesday (29th December) night at 07:15 PM (19:15) local time.
According to the AccuWeather forecast, Tuesday morning has enough rain chances at Canberra. However, while this match will be played at evening, there is almost no chance of raining. So, ultimately, the cricket fans can expect a full thrilling BBL match on Tuesday evening.
During the match time, the temperature can be between 17°C and 14°C.
– Pitch Report
Sydney Thunder vs Melbourne Stars match will be played at Manuka Oval (Canberra). This venue has already hosted five matches in the ongoing BBL season. Out of those, one match was between Melbourne Stars and Sydney Thunder, which was their first meeting of this season. Stars won that match by 22 runs.
Talking about the overall record of this venue in this BBL season, the chasing teams have won thrice and the first batting sides won twice. In the last game at this venue, while Sydney Thunder scored 209/8 (20 overs), they bundled out Melbourne Renegades for just 80 runs.