Big Bash League 2020-21 Match 23
Perth Scorchers vs. Melbourne Renegades – Sun, 33d January
Perth Scorchers vs. Melbourne Renegades Match Prediction:
A bourgeoning Perth Scorchers play against a stressed Melbourne Renegades in the Big Bash League 2020-21 on 3rd January Sunday in the 25th match of the edition takes place at the Perth Stadium.
Perth Scorchers lastly changed their duck as they won their first BBL 2020-21 match last time around. Ashton Turner’s team collected an all-round show as they triumphed over the Adelaide Strikers by seven wickets. The victory lastly helped the Perth Scorchers off the rock bottom of the points table, as the team rose to 6th place in the Big Bash League 2020-21 standings.
Despite that, Melbourne Renegades have fought to perform as a team, as said by betting tips. Shaun Marsh is this year’s edition’s highest run-getter with 233 runs, but today match prediction says the others have stressed to back the opener’s shows. Mohammed Nabi and Aaron Finch have failed to live up to the mark, with Finch’s captaincy parting a lot to be anticipated as well.
The two sides enter into the match in contrasting conditions as claimed by match tips. Perth Scorchers have their lower order up, while Melbourne Renegades eye down and out. Today match prediction reckons their previous victory makes Perth Scorchers the pick to win this BBL 2020-21 match.
Perth Scorchers will win this game.
It was the pace bowlers who set up the win, limiting the Strikers to 146. Aaron Hardie and Jhye Richardson collectively well in the 1st half, with Mitchell Marsh and Josh Inglis covering up the hunt with 14 balls remaining. Jason Roy’s arrival in the form will also be a big lift for Perth Scorchers. On the contrary, Melbourne Renegades are languishing at the bottom-most place in the BBL points table and have now been defeated five times in a row. They can consider themselves a bit unfortunate, having lost their previous match, with a rain-intervallic encounter watching Sydney Thunder win by seven runs.
With Melbourne Renegades even having Big Bash League 2020-21’s poorest Net Run Rate, they will want to get going if they need to stand a fortune of having a solid campaign. However, Perth Scorchers will be eager that Thursday’s win wasn’t a letdown, as they look to shape on their sturdy showing.
The venue, Pitch Report, and Toss Prediction:
The average total on the wicket is 157, with the surface suiting the pace bowlers more. Nonetheless, this will be the first BBL 2020-21 match at this ground, so both the skippers don’t have past data to fall back upon. There is decent assistance on the bowlers’ suggestion to even out the contest between ball and bat. Betting tips reckon that the fast bowlers should get varied pace and extra bounce with the spinners also possible to have a say in the game.
Today match prediction says batting first can be a wrong choice due to unknown pitch conditions; hence skippers will want to chase upon winning the toss.
Key Players to watch:
Jason Roy, Mitchell Marsh and Jason Behrendorff of the Perth Scorchers will be key players to watch out for match tips.
Betting tips say that Imad Wasim, Aaron Finch and Shaun Marsh of Melbourne Renegades will be vital players.