In the 41st match of the Big Bash League 2020/21 (BBL 10), the defending champions Sydney Sixers will taken on Perth Scorchers at Manuka Oval (Canberra) on Saturday (16th January) evening.
Currently, Sydney Sixers are leading the BBL 10 points table with 29 points in 10 matches (7 wins and 3 loses). Meanwhile, another in-form team Perth Scorchers are in third position in the same points table with 20 points in nine games (5 wins, 3 loses and 1 no result).
It will be their second meeting in this season. While they earlier met on 6th January 2021 (30th match of BBL 10) at Perth, Scorchers won that game by 86 runs.
Big Bash League 2020-21 (BBL 10), Match 41: Sydney Sixers vs Perth Scorchers
– Weather Forecast
Sydney Sixers and Perth Scorchers will face each other for the second time this season at Manuka Oval (Canberra) on Saturday evening. This match has been scheduled to begin at 06:40 PM local time.
The AccuWeather forecast suggests that the sky will be clear for entire day. During the early period of the upcoming match, we can experience sunny condition. There are no threat rain in entire Saturday.
During the match time, the expected temperature is between 21°C and 15°C. So, the cricket fans can expect another good BBL match on Sunday evening.
– Pitch Report
Manuka Oval (Canberra) will host this 41st match of the BBL 10 between Sydney Sixers and Perth Scorchers. It will be eighth match at this venue in this BBL season.
Out of the seven matches at this venue in this BBL 10, we experienced four successful chases and three successful defends. While Perth Scorchers have lost their only match at this venue in this season (against Sydney Thunder), Sydney Sixers have recently won their only game at this venue in this season (against Sydney Thunder).
Though the chasing teams have recently enjoyed this venue more than the first batting sides, the late season pitches can provide extra benefit for the defending sides.