The 20th match of the ongoing BBL season will see the Hobart Hurricanes face the Brisbane Heat. While recording their first victory of the season in four games, The Heat won the previous face-off. As the game will be played simultaneously, they will go into this match with the utmost confidence.
In comparison, the Hurricanes lost their second game of the season. But they are still ranked well in the points table at the fifth position with 11 points after five matches. In this outing, they will hope to pull one back on the Heat with a brilliant show.
Continuous rainfall has occurred in Brisbane during the week, and the weather will remain overcast with a 12% chance of precipitation.
With some support on offer for the bowlers, a decent batting track beckons at the Gabba. For the pacers, which should significantly impact the game’s outcome, there is extra bounce and swing available off the surface.
As the match progresses, with the dimensions of the ground playing into their hands, the spinners can come into play. Both teams will be looking to bat first, with 160 at this venue being a good number.
Peter Handscomb (c), Ben McDermott (wk), D’Arcy Short, Dawid Malan, Coling Ingram, Tim David, Riley Meredith, Nathan Ellis, Will Parker, Scott Boland, Keemo Paul
Jimmy Peirson (c&wk), Max Bryant, Sam Heazlett, Daniel Lawrence, Tom Cooper, Jack Wildermuth, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, James Bazley, Mark Steketee, Xavier Bartlett, Lewis Gregory
Hobart Hurricanes vs Brisbane Heat Dream 11:
Dawid Malan (c), Jimmy Peirson (wk), Ben McDermott (wk), Sam Heazlett, Tom Cooper, Tim David, Peter Handscomb, D’Arcy Short, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Xavier Bartlett, Nathan Ellis
Both teams are well-balanced, but in terms of consistency and experience, the Hurricanes have the advantage. However, we can’t write off the Heat’s chances, especially with home advantage still playing into their hands. Let’s enjoy the excitement of this thrilling match by supporting your team at baji.live now!
Who will win the toss? – Hobart Hurricanes
Who will win? – Hobart Hurricanes
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Jimmy Peirson (Brisbane Heat), Colin Ingram (Hobart Hurricanes)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Jack Wildermuth (Brisbane Heat), James Faulkner (Hobart Hurricanes)
Most Sixes – Jimmy Peirson (Brisbane Heat), Colin Ingram (Hobart Hurricanes)
Player of the Match – Colin Ingram
Team Scores Batting first – Brisbane Heat 160+, Hobart Hurricanes 170+
Match Handicap Hobart Hurricanes