- Match: QUN vs SAU
- Date- March 3
- Match Format- Test, 18th Match, Sheffield Shield 2021-22
- Venue- The Gabba, Brisbane
- Time- 05:30 AM IST
- Weather Forecast- Thunderstorms, 26℃
QUN vs SAU, Match 18, Sheffield Shield, General Online Betting Odds
South Australia- 2.69
QUN vs SAU Betting Odds Comparison
|Betting Sites with Odds For QUN vs SAU||QUN (Odds)||SAU (Odds)|
QUN vs SAU, Today Match Prediction, Match 18, Sheffield Shield
Our Experts bring you the finest today’s match prediction that you can trust. We are here for QUN vs SAU Today Match Prediction, Match 18, Sheffield Shield, Online Cricket Betting Tips, which will provide every user with a clear picture of which team and in what aspect they can place their bets.
Queensland are champions of Sheffield Shield after lifting the trophy 9th time last year. They are leading the table this year as well but have played games more than other five teams. They have recorded 23 points in 7 matches with 2 wins, 2 defeats, and 3 draws so far. In the last match they drawn against Victoria but have won their last two fixtures against South Australia.
Top Batsmen of Queensland from last match
|Player||1St Inning Runs||2nd Inning Runs|
|J Clayton||109 Runs||23 Runs|
|J Bazley||64 Runs||42 Runs|
|J Pierson||00 runs||76 Runs|
Top Bowlers of Queensland from last match
|Player||1st Inning Wickets||2nd Innings Wickets|
|G Sandhu||5 Wickets||1|
|M Steketee||3 Wickets||0|
|J Bazley||1 Wicket||1|
The 13th time Sheffield Shield winners are struggling in the last place this year and their trophy draught is set to long for 27 years. South Australia are placed in last and sixth position with 12 points from the opening 6 games with 0 wins, 2 defeats, and 4 draws this year. They managed to draw against Victoria in the last match and lost against Queensland before that by 8 wickets.
Top Batsmen of South Australia from last match
|Player||1st Inning Runs||2nd Inning Runs|
|J Weatherald||122 Runs||32 Runs|
|D Drew||130 Runs||7 Runs|
|H Hunt||9 Runs||57 Runs|
Top Bowlers of South Australia from last match
|Player||1st Inning Wickets||2nd Inning Wickets|
|B Doggett||3 Wickets||4 Wickets|
|D Grant||3 Wickets||2 Wickets|
|N McAndrew||3 Wickets||0 Wickets|
|Match Venue||The Gabba, Brisbane|
|Matches won batting first||25|
|Matches won bowling first||26|
|Average 1st Inns scores||331|
|Average 2nd Inns scores||318|
|Average 3rd Inns scores||241|
|Average 4th Inns scores||163|
|Highest Score||Australia 645/10|
|Lowest Score||Australia 58/10|
The temperature is expected to hover around 26°C on the match-day with 89% humidity and 7 km/h wind speed. There is 71% chance of precipitation during the game.
- Rain: 71%
- Humidity: 89%
- Wind speed: 7 km/h.
- Temperature- 26 Degree Celsius
The Gabba pitch is infamous for the consistent bounce in every inning. Both teams have excellent choices for the pacers and it will be a bowlers’ game for sure. Average score on this pitch below 300 and team’s batting second have won more times in the past.
QUN vs SAU Last Five Matches Stats
QUN vs SAU, Match 18, Sheffield Shield – Today Match Prediction
Let’s check out the crucial playing 11 and Squad for today’s game and the Prediction for this match.
Usman Khawaja (c), James Bazley, Joe Burns, Marnus Labuschagne, Michael Neser, Jimmy Peirson, Matt Renshaw, Mark Steketee, Bryce Street, Connor Sully, Mitchell Swepson, Jack Wildermuth, Blake Edwards, Sam Heazlett, Matthew Kuhnemann, Lachlan Pfeffer, Gurinder Sandhu.
QUN Playing 11
Bryce Street, Joe Burns, Matt Renshaw, Jack Clayton, Sam Truloff, Jimmy Peirson (c & wk), Gurinder Sandhu, James Bazley, Mark Steketee, Mitchell Swepson, Matthew Kuhnemann.
Travis Head (c), Wes Agar, Jake Carder, Alex Carey, David Grant, Henry Hunt, Samuel Kerber, Jake Lehmann, Nathan McAndrew, Lloyd Pope, Jake Weatherald, Nick Winter, Daniel Worrall, Liam Scott, Brendan Doggett, Harry Nielsen, Nathan McSweeney.
SAU Playing 11
Henry Hunt (c), Jake Carder, Harry Nielsen (wk), Jake Weatherald, Jake Lehmann, Liam Scott, Nathan McAndrew, Daniel Drew, Brendan Doggett, David Grant, Lloyd Pope.
Head 2 Head Stats (Last 10 games)
|Teams||QUN Win||SAU Win||N/R|
|Last 5 games||3||1||1|
QUN vs SAU Top Player:
|Player||Statistics (This Tournament)|
|U Khawaja||529 Runs|
|M Labuschagne||507 Runs|
|M Steketee||32 Wickets|
|N Kuhnemann||25 Wickets|
|H Hunt||457 Runs|
|T Head||440 Runs|
|N McAndrew||21 Wickets|
|D Grant||16 Wickets|
Who will win the match, Today Match Prediction:
Queensland are expected to draw the Sheffield Shield match against South Australia
Both teams are missing key players for this match with upcoming Australia tour to Pakistan. The match is reduced to three-day clash on Thursday after a heavy rainfall and flood in Brisbane yesterday. So match is tipped for a draw and both teams now will be looking to choose bat first to capitalize maximum points.
Popular Betting Odds For QUN vs SAU, Match 18, Sheffield Series, Cricket Betting Tips
Top Batsman from Queensland – Bryce Street ( odds)
The in-form opener needs to be at his best in the absence of star players Marnus Labuschagne and Usman Khawaja. He is close to cross 400 runs mark in Sheffield Shield and will be a key batsman for Queensland in this match. Bryce Street has scored 390 runs in 7 matches with an average of 30.00 and a strike rate of 35.04.
Top Batsman from South Australia– Henry Hunt ( odds)
The 25-year-old right-handed batsman is having an excellent domestic season with two centuries and one fifty in Sheffield Shield this year. Hunt is leading most-runs chart for South Australia with 457 runs in 6 matches with an average of 45.70 and a strike rate of 46.39.
Top Bowler from Queensland– Mark Steketee ( odds)
The experienced star pacer has been a most consistent player for the Queensland this season and is unfortunate to miss Pakistan tour this month. He remains only player to cross 30 wickets mark this season and is leading most-wickets chart in Sheffield Shield this year. Steketee has taken 32 wickets in 6 matches with an average of 17.93 and an economy rate of 2.93.
Top Bowler from South Australia– Nathan McAndrew ( odds)
The right-arm pacer is having a good season in Sheffield Shield tournament and will be a key bowler for South Australia on Thursday. He ranks 5th in the most-wickets chart for his team and will fancy more wickets against Queensland who will be missing key batsmen for this match. McAndrew has taken 16 wickets in 6 matches with an average of 27.04 and an economy rate of 2.49.