Big Bash League 2020-21 (BBL 10): Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Sixers – Stats Preview
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Big Bash League 2020-21 (BBL 10): Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Sixers – Stats Preview

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Hobart Hurricanes (HUR) will take on the defending champions Sydney Sixers (SIX) in the opening match of the Big Bash League 2020-21 (BBL 10) at Bellerive Oval (Hobart) on Thursday (10th December) evening.

While Sixers are the two-time BBL winners (BBL 01 and BBL 09), Hurricanes are the two-time BBL runners-up (BBL 03 and BBL 07).

Big Bash League 2020-21 (BBL 10): Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Sixers (HUR vs SIX) – Stats Preview

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Teams Stats

Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Sixers (HUR vs SIX): Head-to-Head Stats

Stats Matches HUR Won SIX Won Tied No Result
Overall 12 6 5 0 1
At Bellerive Oval (Hobart) 5 3 2 0 0
In last 5 T20s 5 3 1 0 1

At Bellerive Oval (Hobart)

Team Matches Won Lost Tied No Result
HUR* 40 21 18 0 1
SIX 5 2 3 0 0

(* Official Home Venue)

Important stats between Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Sixers (HUR vs SIX)

(Teams’ stats)

Stats HUR (vs SIX) SIX (vs HUR)
Highest total 220/6 (20 overs) at Sydney on 23rd December 2016 186/7 (20 overs) at Sydney on 20th December 2015
Lowest completed total 91 (15.5 overs) at Sydney on 20th December 2015 104 (18.5 overs) at Alice Springs on 20th December 2019
Largest victory (by runs) 60 runs at Sydney on 23rd December 2016 95 runs at Sydney on 20th December 2015
Largest victory (by wickets) 7 wickets at Sydney on 26th December 2012 9 wickets at Sydney on 23rd January 2019

(Top players’ stats)

Stats HUR (vs SIX) SIX (vs HUR)
Highest individual score 73 by Phil Jacques at Hobart on 21st December 2011 86 by Josh Philippe at Sydney on 23rd January 2019
Best bowling figures 4/12 by Qais Ahmad at Alice Springs on 20th December 2019 5/23 by Nathan Lyon at Sydney on 20th December 2015
Most runs scored 250 runs by D’Arcy Short 187 runs by Jordan Silk
Most wickets 8 wickets by Ben Laughlin 12 wickets by Sean Abbott

 

Players’ Stats

(Sydney Sixers)

Daniel Hughes

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i) Daniel Hughes (1279 runs) is 71 runs away to surpass Nic Maddinson (1349 runs) and become the second most BBL run-scorer for this team. Only Moises Henriques ahead of them in this list as he has scored 1745 BBL runs for Sydney Sixers.

Steve O’Keefe

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i) The left-arm spinner Steve O’Keefe (48 wickets) is two wickets away to complete his 50 BBL wickets for Sydney Sixers. After the pacers Sean Abbott (89 wickets) and Ben Dwarshuis (61 wickets), Steve will be the third bowler of this team but the first spinner of this team to pick up 50 BBL wickets.