The 45th match of Big Bash League (BBL 2020-21) is to be played between Melbourne Renegades and Melbourne Stars. Both the teams are playing for the second time in this tournament, the first game was won by Stars with 6 wickets in hand.
REN vs STA Big Bash League Match 45 Details, BBL 2020-21:
The 45th match of Big Bash League 2020-21 will be played between Melbourne Renegades and Melbourne Stars at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne on 20th January 2021, Wednesday.
The game is scheduled to begin at 01:45 PM IST and the live-action can be viewed on Star Networks while live scores can be tracked from CricketAddictor website.
REN vs STA Big Bash League Match 45 Preview, BBL 2020-21:
Both teams are coming after facing each other within a gap of 3 days. Stars had beaten the Renegades by 6 wickets in their last match. With the help of wicketkeeper-batsman, Sam Harper’s 63 runs from 52 balls Renegades had set a target of 151 runs for Stars, which was later chased down by them quite comfortably. On the other hand, Stars are getting stronger and much solid after each match.
Recently they have defeated Renegades at Melbourne Derby with the collective efforts from both the bat as well as the ball. Liam Hatcher picker a 3-wickets haul, while Stanlake and Zahir Khan grabbed 2 wickets each to help the Stars restrict Renegades to a below-par total. Marcus Stoinis and Nick Larkin contributed with the bat and facilitated an easy chasing with 5 balls remaining in the match.
REN vs STA Big Bash League Match 45 Weather Report, BBL 2020-21:
The temperature is expected to hover around 18°C, with 57% humidity and 8-16 km/hr wind speed. There are 10% chances of precipitation during the match.
REN vs STA Big Bash League Match 45 Pitch Report, BBL 2020-21:
Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) is a paradise for batting unites. The average score at this venue is 200. Moreover, the last two matches held here had seen a target of 170+ runs in their first innings. Leg-break spinners as well as chinaman bowlers have an extraordinary record at this venue.
Average 1st innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
45% of match played on this venue has been won by the team batting second.
REN vs STA Big Bash League Match 45 Injury Update and Availability News, BBL 2020-21:
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REN vs STA Big Bash League Match 45 Probable XIs, BBL 2020-21:
Melbourne Renegades: Mackenzie Harvey, Aaron Finch, Sam Harper, Shaun Marsh, Beau Webster, Fraser McGruke, Will Sutherland, Imad Wasim, Kane Richardson, Peter Hatzoglou, Noor Ahmed
Bench: Josh Lalor, John Holland, Cameron Boyce, Mitchell Perry, Benny Howell, Zak Evans.
Melbourne Stars: Andre Fletcher, Marcus Stoinis, Nick Larkin, Glenn Maxwell, Hilton Cartwright, Nic Maddison, Seb Gotch, Adam Zampa, Sam Rainbird, Liam Hatcher, Billy Stanlake
Bench: Ben Dunk, Samuel Eliot, Clint Hinchliffe, Tom O Connel, Edward j Newman.
REN vs STA Top Picks to consider in your Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Marcus Stoinis is the top order batsman of Melbourne Stars, he has scored 333 runs from his last 10 matches with an average of 37 runs per game and will be an important pick in this match too.
Glenn Maxwell is the captain and leading run getter for Melbourne Stars, he has scored 312 runs and also picked 9 wickets to his tally, which makes him a must-have for the fantasy teams.
Adam Zampa is the leg-break bowler of Melbourne Stars, he had picked 18 wickets from his 9 matches of the tournament so far.
Aaron Finch, the Australian T20 captain, has scored 2452 international T20 runs from his 66 matches experience and will be the top choice pick in this match.
REN vs STA Big Bash League Match 45 Captain and Vice-Captain choices, BBL 2020-21:
Captain – Marcus Stoinis, Glenn Maxwell, Shaun Marsh.
Vice-Captain – Andre Fletcher, Aron Finch, Kane Richardson
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for REN vs STA Dream11 Team:
Keeper: Sam Harper
Batsmen: Shaun Marsh, Andre Fletcher, Nic Maddison, Nick Larkin.
All-Rounders: Glenn Maxwell (c), Marcus Stoinis (VC)
Bowlers: Adam Zampa, Kane Richardson, Peter Hatzoglou, Billy Stanlake
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for REN vs STA Dream11 Team:
Keeper – Sam Harper
Batsmen – Aaron Finch, Andre Fletcher, Hilton Cartwright, Shaun Marsh (c)
All-Rounders – Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Imad Wasim
Bowlers – Kane Richardson (VC), Liam Hatcher, Billy Stanlake
REN vs STA Big Bash League Match 45 Expert Advice, BBL 2020-21:
With a 45% of win accuracy for the team batting second, it will be a wise decision to pick top-order batsmen from both the teams. More wickets will likely fall in the 1st innings as compared to the second, so include all top-performing bowlers from the first innings in your team.
REN vs STA Big Bash League Match 45 Prediction, BBL 2020-21:
Melbourne Stars have an upper hand over Melbourne Renegades this match.