Perth Scorchers will be taking on the Sydney Thunder in the 34th match of Big Bash League (BBL 2020-21) at Perth Stadium on 9th January. Perth Scorchers are coming off a win against the Sydney Sixers in their last game by 86 runs, whereas Sydney Thunder, too, is coming off a win against the Hobart Hurricanes by 39 runs in their previous encounter.
SCO vs THU Big Bash League Match 34 Details, BBL 2020-21:
Perth Scorchers will be taking on the Sydney Thunder in the 34th match of Big Bash League (BBL 2020-21) at Perth Stadium on 9th January. The game is scheduled to begin at 1:45 PM IST and the live score and action can be seen on Sony Networks.
SCO vs THU Big Bash League Match 34 Preview, BBL 2020-21:
Sydney Thunder have won 6 of their 8 games in this season, and are at the top of the points table with 22 points and a Net Run Rate of +1.592.
On the other hand, Perth Scorchers have won 3 of their 7 games so far, and are placed second last on the points table. They have 13 points to their tally, with a Net Run Rate of +0.814.
SCO vs THU Big Bash League Match 34 Weather Report, BBL 2020-21:
The temperature is expected to stay around 25°C, with 29% humidity and 23 km/hr wind speed. There are very little chances of rain interruptions (10%).
SCO vs THU Big Bash League Match 34 Pitch Report, BBL 2020-21:
The surface of Perth Stadium is a batting-friendly wicket, with decent assistance for the pacers on offer. The pacer will have an impact, especially in the death overs. Batting first is easier than chasing on this ground.
Average 1st innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
60% of the matches have been won by the team batting first.
SCO vs THU Big Bash League Match 34 Injury Update, BBL 2020-21:
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SCO vs THU Big Bash League Match 34 Probable XIs, BBL 2020-21:
Perth Scorchers: Josh Inglis, Jason Roy, Colin Munro, Liam Livingstone, Mitchell Marsh, Ashton Turner, Aaron Hardie, Jhye Richardson, Andrew Tye, Jason Behrendorff, Fawad Ahmed
Bench: Cameron Bancroft, Kurtis Patterson, Joel Paris, Matthew Kelly, Corey Rocchiccioli
Sydney Thunder: Usman Khawaja, Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson, Sam Billings, Alex Ross, Oliver Davies, Ben Cutting, Chris Green, Nathan McAndrew, Tanveer Sangha, Chris Tremain
Bench: Brendan Doggett, Matthew Gilkes, Baxter Holt, Arjun Nair, Jason Sangha, Jonathan Cook, Adam Milne
SCO vs THU Top Picks to consider in your Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Team:
Alex Hales is the third leading run-scorer of the league, with 264 runs in 8 games at an average of 33.00. He will be a great pick to consider for this match.
Callum Ferguson has piled up 244 runs in 8 innings so far and is batting with an average of 34.86 in this tournament. He is another good option from the batting department.
Tanveer Sangha is the leading wicket-taker of the Big Bash League so far, with 15 wickets to his tally in 8 matches. He will look to continue this form into this match as well.
Jhye Richardson has plucked 13 wickets from his 7 games so far and will be a great option from the bowling department for this match.
SCO vs THU Big Bash League Match 34 Captain and Vice-Captain choices, BBL 2020-21:
Captain – Alex Hales, Mitchell Marsh
Vice-Captain – Usman Khawaja, Jason Roy
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for SCO vs THU Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Josh Inglis
Batsmen – Alex Hales (c), Usman Khawaja, Colin Munro, Jason Roy (vc)
All-Rounders – Mitchell Marsh
Bowlers – Tanveer Sangha, Chris Green, Jhye Richardson, Nathan McAndrew, Andrew Tye
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for SCO vs THU Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Josh Inglis
Batsmen – Jason Roy, Colin Munro, Alex Hales, Usman Khawaja (vc)
All-Rounders – Mitchell Marsh (c), Ben Cutting
Bowlers – Jhye Richardson, Nathan McAndrew, Tanveer Sangha, Chris Green
SCO vs THU Big Bash League Match 34 Expert Advice, BBL 2020-21:
The surface is a batting-friendly one so prefer adding a good number of impactful batters in your side, along with in-form bowlers from both the teams. For Grand leagues, you can try punt picks from bowling departments as multiplier choices.
SCO vs THU Big Bash League Match 34 Probable Winners, BBL 2020-21:
Sydney Thunder are in terrific form and are expected to win this match too.