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Sydney Thunder vs. Melbourne Stars || Big Bash League 2020-21 || Match Prediction

Big Bash League 2020-21 Match 19

Sydney Thunder vs. Melbourne Stars – Tue, 29th December

Sydney Thunder vs. Melbourne Stars Match Prediction:

The Sydney Thunder will welcome the Melbourne Stars at the Manuka Oval in Canberra on Tuesday. The game will be the 19th match of the ongoing season of the Big Bash League 2020-21.

Both teams come into the rivalry on the back of different outcomes as per the match tips. Since having lost to the Melbourne Stars in their first match of the edition, Callum Ferguson’s side has enjoyed three victories in a series.

Today match prediction infers it will be thought-provoking to see how the Melbourne Stars respond to having lost their first BBL 2020-21 match of this edition. The team’s undefeated run was broken as the Sydney Sixers apprehended their nerve to exhaust the Stars by a wicket.

In spite of losing their last game, match tips say the Melbourne Stars are one of the utmost well-composed sides in this year’s edition of BBL 2020-21. With the side yet to lose at the Manuka Oval this edition, betting tips reckon they will go into the encounter as favourites.

Sydney Sixers will win this game.             

Team Preview:

 Sydney Thunder’s excellent form has witnessed them upsurge to 2nd place in the BBL 2020-21 points table, with 11 points from 4 matches in their kitty. Captain Callum Ferguson has led from the forefront and is the Sydney Thunder’s highest run-getter in BBL 2020-21 with 146 runs.

 After Alex Hales, Usman Khawaja, and Tanveer Sangha presented in the side’s 129 run conquest over the Melbourne Renegades; the Sydney Thunder will be poised about their odds on Tuesday as per the match tips.

The element will lift Glenn Maxwell that the side is shooting on all cylinders, and betting tips claim they will be poised about repaying to winning ways. They are presently placed in the 4th spot in the BBL 2020-21 points table, with 10 points from 4 matches in their kitty.

Liam Hatcher and Glenn Maxwell have been excellent players for the team. The point that they have previously crushed the Sydney Sixers will unquestionably lift their morale in the side before this BBL 2020-21 encounter.

The venue, Pitch Report, and Toss Prediction:

The wicket at Manuka Oval in Canberra has been a brilliant one under the lights as per the match tips. The aggregate first innings score is also subpar, and the side batting second enjoys a fair tad of support from the pitch. Hence, today match predictions presume chasing can be opted by the captains.

Chasing has been established to be somewhat more comfortable, and 3 out of the 5 Big Bash League 2020-21 games played at the ground have been won by the sides batting second. Thus today match prediction reckons captains will choose to bowl on winning the toss.

Key Players to watch:

Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson and Daniel Sams of the Sydney Thunder will be key players to watch out for match tips. 

Betting tips say that Nicholas Pooran, Glenn Maxwell and Adam Zampa of Melbourne Stars will be vital players.