Both the teams are coming off a defeat in their previous games. Melbourne Stars lost against Brisbane Heat by 18 runs (DLS) in their last game, whereas Adelaide Strikers lost in a nail-biting game against the Melbourne Renegades in the last over by 6 wickets.
STR vs STA Big Bash League Match 36 Details, BBL 2020-21:
Adelaide Strikers will be taking on the Melbourne Stars in the 36th match of Big Bash League (BBL 2020-21) at Adelaide Oval on 11th January. The game is scheduled to begin at 1:45 PM IST and can be seen live on Sony Networks.
STR vs STA Big Bash League Match 36 Preview, BBL 2020-21:
Adelaide Strikers have won 4 of their 9 games so far, and are placed fourth on the BBL points table, with 17 points and a Net Run Rate of +0.325.
On the other hand, Melbourne Stars have won 3 of their 8 games so far, and are placed second last on the points table with 15 points to their tally and a Net Run Rate of -0.435.
STR vs STA Big Bash League Match 36 Weather Report, BBL 2020-21:
The temperature is expected to hover around 24°C, with 28% humidity and 26 km/hr wind speed. There are 10% chances of precipitation during the game.
STR vs STA Big Bash League Match 36 Pitch Report, BBL 2020-21:
The surface at Adelaide Oval is a balanced one, with good help for the pacers on offer in particular. The batters who get set initially can accelerate their innings in the middle overs.
Average 1st innings score:
Record of chasing teams:
60% of the matches have been won by the team batting first at this venue.
STR vs STA Big Bash League Match 36 Injury Updates, BBL 2020-21:
Nicholas Pooran has departed back to Windies for his international duties so he won’t be available for this game and rest of the matches this season. Peter Siddle is also ruled out of this match due to thumb injury.
STR vs STA Big Bash League Match 36 Probable XIs, BBL 2020-21:
Adelaide Strikers: Philip Salt, Matt Renshaw, Alex Carey, Jonathan Wells, Jake Weatherald, Ryan Gibson, Rashid Khan, Danny Briggs, Wes Agar, Cameron Valente, Harry Conway
Bench: Harry Nielsen, Liam O Connor, Spencer Johnson, Liam Scott, Matt Short, Daniel Worrall
Melbourne Stars: Andre Fletcher, Marcus Stoinis, Hilton Cartwright, Glenn Maxwell, Ben Dunk, Seb Gotch, Sam Rainbird, Nick Larkin, Liam Hatcher, Billy Stanlake, Adam Zampa
Bench: Haris Rauf, Zahir Khan, Nic Maddinson, Jonathan Merlo, Lance Morris, Clint Hinchliffe
STR vs STA Big Bash League Match 36 Dream11 Top Picks to consider in your team:
Glenn Maxwell has struck 255 runs in 7 innings so far, and can also hunt fee scalps in the middle overs.
Marcus Stoinis has stacked up 230 runs in 7 innings and is also pretty handy with the ball in this format.
Rashid Khan has been highly impressive this season as he has picked 14 wickets in 9 games so far, and can also play few gorgeous cameos towards the end.
Alex Carey has scored 258 runs in 7 innings, and can also contribute few extra points with his wicketkeeping skills.
STR vs STA Big Bash League Match 36 Captain and Vice-Captain choices, BBL 2020-21:
Captain – Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis
Vice-Captain – Rashid Khan, Alex Carey
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for STR vs STA Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Alex Carey
Batsmen – Phil Salt, Jack Weatherald, Ryan Gibson, Hilton Cartwright
All-Rounders – Glenn Maxwell (c), Marcus Stoinis (vc)
Bowlers – Wes Agar, Rashid Khan, Adam Zampa, Sam Rainbird
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for STR vs STA Dream11 Prediction And Fantasy Cricket Tips:
Keeper – Alex Carey (vc)
Batsmen – Jonathan Wells, Philip Salt, Hilton Cartwright
All-Rounders – Glenn Maxwell, Matt Renshaw, Marcus Stoinis
Bowlers – Rashid Khan (c), Wes Agar, Danny Briggs, Sam Rainbird
STR vs STA Big Bash League Match 36 Expert Advice, BBL 2020-21:
The surface is a balanced one, so prefer making the team accordingly. Do not miss out the in-form batters, along with two most important all-rounders from your Dream11 fantasy teams for the small leagues.
STR vs STA Big Bash League Match 36 Probable Winners, BBL 2020-21:
Adelaide Strikers are expected to win this match.