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THU vs STA Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Dream11 Team, Playing XI, Pitch Report, Injury Update of KFC Big Bash League match between Sydney Thunder and Melbourne Stars

THU vs STA KFC Big Bash League Match 1 Details:

Match: Sydney Thunder vs Melbourne Stars

Date: 13th December, 2022

Venue: Manuka Oval, Canberra

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This game is scheduled to start at 1:45 PM IST and live score and commentary can be seen on FanCode and CricketAddictor website.

THU vs STA KFC Big Bash League Match 1 Preview:

The 2022 edition of the Big Bash League is all set to commence on the 13th of December. A total of 8 teams will be participating this season. Melbourne Renegades, Sydney Thunder, Hobart Hurricanes, Perth Scorchers, Melbourne Stars, Adelaide Strikers, Sydney Sixers, and Brisbane Heat are the teams.

In the inaugural game of the season, Sydney Thunder will be taking on the Melbourne Stars. Adam Zampa will be leading the Melbourne Stars while Jason Sangha will be captaining the Sydney Thunder side this season. Alex Hales, David Warner and Daniel Sams are among the crucial players from the Sydney Thunder side while Marcus Stoinis and Hilton Cartwright are among the important players from the Melbourne Stars camp.

These two sides have faced each other in a total of 17 games so far, where Melbourne Stars won 10 while Sydney Thunder managed to grab 7 wins in their favor. Another exciting contest is anticipated here on Tuesday.

THU vs STA KFC Big Bash League Match 1 Weather Report:

The temperature is expected to hover around 16°C on the matchday with 45% humidity and 29 km/hr wind speed. There are no chances of precipitation during the game.

THU vs STA KFC Big Bash League Match 1 Pitch Report:

The Manuka Oval is a batting-friendly surface, and is expected to assist the batters once again here. Pacers might get some help towards the latter half of the match while spinners may come in handy in the middle overs.

Average 1st innings score:

The average first innings score on this wicket is 171 runs.

Record of chasing teams:

The team batting second has great records here. They have maintained a winning percentage of 60 on this ground.

THU vs STA KFC Big Bash League Match 1 Injury Update:

(Will be added when there is an update)

THU vs STA KFC Big Bash League Match 1 Probable XIs:

Sydney Thunder: Alex Hales, AIex Ross, Rilee Rossouw, Jason Sangha ©, Nathan McAndrew, Daniel Sams, Ben Cutting, Mike Gilkes, Chris Green, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Gurinder Sandhu

Melbourne Stars: Joe Burns, Hilton Cartwright, Nick Larkin, Marcus Stoinis, Beau Webster, Joe Clarke, Trent Boult, Nathan Coulter-Nile, CD Hinchliffe, Luke Wood, Adam Zampa ©

Top Picks for THU vs STA Dream11 Prediction and Fantasy Cricket Tips:

Daniel Sams is a right-handed batsman and left-arm medium fast bowler from Sydney Thunder. He has the potential to make an impact with both bat as well as ball here.

Alex Hales is a right-handed batsman from Sydney Thunder who will open the innings for them. He will be aiming to capitalize on the start in this game.

Marcus Stoinis is a right-handed batsman and right-arm medium pacer from Melbourne Stars. He will be among the top fantasy picks for this match considering his all-round skills.

Beau Webster is a right-handed batsman and right-arm off-break bowler from Melbourne Stars. He will be a decent pick to have in the fantasy side for this match.

THU vs STA KFC Big Bash League Match 1 Captain and Vice-Captain Choices:

Captain – Marcus Stoinis, Alex Hales

Vice-Captain – Daniel Sams, Beau Webster

Suggested Playing XI No.1 for THU vs STA Dream11 Team:

Keeper – Joe Clarke

Batsmen – David Warner, Alex Hales, Hilton Cartwright, Rilee Rossouw

All-rounders – Marcus Stoinis (C), Daniel Sams (VC), Beau Webster

Bowlers – Trent Boult, Adam Zampa, FazalHaq Farooqi

THU vs STA Dream11 Prediction Fantasy Cricket Tips Dream11 Team KFC Big Bash League
THU vs STA Dream11 Prediction

Suggested Playing XI No.2 for THU vs STA Dream11 Team:

Keeper – Joe Clarke

Batsmen – Alex Hales (C), Hilton Cartwright, Rilee Rossouw

All-rounders – Marcus Stoinis, Daniel Sams, Beau Webster (VC), Jason Sangha

Bowlers – Trent Boult, Adam Zampa, Chris Green

THU vs STA Dream11 Prediction Fantasy Cricket Tips Dream11 Team KFC Big Bash League
THU vs STA Dream11 Prediction

THU vs STA KFC Big Bash League Match 1 Expert Advice:

Marcus Stoinis will be a safe captaincy choice for the small leagues as well as mini-grand leagues. Jason Sangha and Chris Green are among the punt-picks here. The best-suggested fantasy/Dream11 combination for this game is 1-4-3-3.

THU vs STA KFC Big Bash League Match 1 Probable Winner:

Considering the head-to-head records, Melbourne Stars are expected to win this match as well.

Vicky Singh

Ex-National level Cricketer, Cricket Analyst & Fantasy Sports Expert.