The match 23 of BBL 2020-21 will be held at the Bellerive Oval in Hobart, played between Hobart Hurricanes and Melbourne Stars. The match will be kicked off on 2nd January (Saturday) at 12:05 (GMT+6).
Interestingly, on 4th January, both sides will face each other again, and in terms of getting an upper hand, this will be a crucial game. At the moment, with 15 points and 4 wins from 6 matches to their name, Hobart Hurricanes are sitting pretty at the 3rd third place.
On the other hand, after registering twin wins to start their season, the Melbourne Stars lost their way. They have lost their last 2 games, while the other one was abandoned due to rainfall.
During the match, the weather will be slightly overcast and with a minute chance of rainfall. The temperature will stay around 20 Degrees Celsius.
The batsmen are able to play a big knock after getting their eyes in, while the bowlers will be interested all the time. As far as this season is concerned to date, it seems to be a bat-first pitch.
Average first innings score: 170 (6 games played this season)
Chasing Teams Records: 2 Won, 4 Lost
Probable Playing XIs
Peter Handscomb (C), Ben McDermott (WK), D’Arcy Short, Dawid Malan, Nathan Ellis, Colin Ingram, Tim David, Sandeep Lamichhane, Wil Parker, Scott Boland, Riley Meredith.
Glenn Maxwell (C), Nicholas Pooran (WK), Andre Fletcher, Marcus Stoinis, Clint Hinchliffe, Hilton Cartwright, Billy Stanlake, Nic Maddinson, Ben Dunk, Liam Hatcher, Zahir Khan.
Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars Dream11:
Nicholas Pooran (C), Riley Meredith (VC), Ben McDermott, Dawid Malan, Colin Ingram, Andre Fletcher, Glenn Maxwell, D’Arcy Short, Sandeep Lamichhane, Liam Hatcher, Billy Stanlake
There will definitely be some credit issues for you when choosing your Dream11 team with a lot of top players available for this match. According to our cricket expert’s predictions, Hobart Hurricanes will win this game! Place your bets now at baji.live!