- Match: STA vs HEA
- Date- Thursday, January 16, 2022
- Match Format- T20, Match 51, Big Bash League
- Venue- Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Australia
- Time- 01:45 PM
- Weather Forecast- Sunny, 29℃
Melbourne Stars- 1.72
Brisbane Heat- 2.18
|Betting Sites with Odds||STA (Odds)||HEA(Odds)|
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Melbourne Stars had a very underwhelming BBL campaign so far. They are currently placed at the sixth spot on the points table. Melbourne Stars played 12 matches in this season where they managed to win only five games.
|Hilton Cartwright||49 runs||140.00|
|Joe Burns||25 runs||96.15|
|Glenn Maxwell||16 runs||160.00|
|Sam Rainbird||2 wickets||6.25|
|Clint Hinchliffe||2 wickets||7.00|
|Ahmed Daniyal||1 wicket||9.25|
Brisbane Heat also had a very bad season. They are currently placed second from the bottom of the points table. Brisbane Heat played 11 matches in this season where they managed to win only three games.
|Ben Duckett||24 Runs||133.33|
|Lachlan Pfeffer||23 Runs||95.83|
|Xavier Bartlett||19 Runs||95.00|
|Will Prestwidge||2 Wickets||8.50|
|Matthew Kuhnemann||1 Wickets||8.75|
|Mujeeb Ur Rahman||1 wickets||7.00|
|Match Venue||Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne|
|Matches won batting first||23|
|Matches won bowling first||31|
|Average 1st Inns scores||157|
|Average 2nd Inns scores||155|
|Highest score||Melbourne Stars 219/1|
|Lowest Score||Adelaide Strikers 68/10|
|Below Score 150:||24|
|Score between 150 and 169:||13|
|Score between 170 and 189:||14|
|Above Score 190:||4|
The temperature is expected to hover around 29°C on the match-day with 51% humidity and 11 km/hr wind speed. There are 10% chances of precipitation during the game.
- Rain: 10%
- Humidity: 51%
- Wind speed: 11 km/h.
- Temperature- 29 Degree Celsius
The pitch at Melbourne Cricket Ground has a track record of being good for the Batting side. The batsmen will enjoy batting on this surface and the bowlers need to work hard to take wickets. There is little help for the swing bowlers but not much assistance for the spinners on this track. Bowling first will be a better option on this ground than batting first.
Let’s check out the crucial playing 11 and Squad for today’s game and the Prediction for this match.
Marcus Stoinis, Joe Clarke(WK), Glenn Maxwell(C), Joe Burns, Andre Russell, Hilton Cartwright, Beau Webster, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Adam Zampa, Qais Ahmad, Brody Couch, Tom OConnell, Liam Hatcher, Billy Stanlake, Ahmad Daniyal, Seb Gotch(WK), Nick Larkin, Peter Nevill(WK), Sam Rainbird, Sam Elliot, Syed Faridoun, Clint Hinchliffe
Wicketkeeper- Joe Clarke
Batsmen- Hilton Cartwright, Nick Larkin, Joe Burns, Marcus Stoinis
All-rounder- Glenn Maxwell, Beau Webster
Bowler- Sam Rainbird, Haris Rauf, Qais Ahmad, Brody Couch
Max Bryant, Chris Lynn(C), Tom Cooper, Ben Duckett(WK), Sam Heazlett, Jimmy Peirson(WK), James Bazley, Mark Steketee, Matthew Kuhnemann, Mujeeb-ur-Rahman, Liam Guthrie, Nathan McSweeney, Connor Sully, Mitchell Swepson, Matthew Willans, Marnus Labuschagne, Michael Neser, Jack Wildermuth, Tom Abell, Xavier Bartlett, Cameron Gannon
Wicketkeeper- Lachlan Pfeffer
Batsmen- Chris Lynn, Ben Duckett, Jake Lehmann, Max Bryant, Sam Heazlett
All-Rounders- Xavier Bartlett
Bowlers- Liam Guthrie, Will Prestwidge, Mujeeb ur Rehman and Matt Kuhnemann
|Teams||STA Win||HEA Win||N/R|
|Last 5 games||3||2||0|
|Player||Statistics (This Tournament)|
|Ben Duckett||242 runs|
|Chris Lynn||161 runs|
|Joe Clarke||322 runs|
|Glenn Maxwell||277 runs and 2 wickets|
|Hilton Cartwright||344 runs|
|Brody Couch||13 wickets|
|Xavier Bartlett||129 runs and 11 wickets|
|Sam Heazlett||246 runs|
Melbourne Stars are expected to win the match against Brisbane Heat
Both the teams had a very underwhelming campaign so far in this tournament, but Melbourne stars are trying their best to get back their rhythm in this tournament. On the other hand, the Brisbane Heat have lost their last 3 fixtures continuously and their batting department has not been at their best.
The last time when both teams faced each other, Melbourne Stars won the game by 20 runs and they will look to repeat the same again. Melbourne Stars are the favorites to win this match.
Top Batsman from Melbourne Stars – Joe Clarke (3.75 odds)
Joe Clarke is a tremendous batsman, he is performing consistently well with his bat, he has become a vital member of the Stars team and he scored 322 runs so far in this series. Joe Clarke is expected to click a fine knock in the next game against Brisbane Heat.
Top Batsman from Brisbane Heat– Sam Heazlett (5.00 odds)
Sam Heazlett is the top batting option from the Brisbane Heat side, he is in excellent form at the moment having scored 246 runs so far in this series. He is an explosive batsman and he has the ability to hit big anytime. He can give you good returns from this match and is our pick for best batsman from Brisbane Heat.
Top Bowler from Melbourne Stars– Brody Couch (4.33 odds)
Brody Couch is really threatening with the ball, he is currently the leading wicket-taker for the Stars with 13 wickets and is a safe player to bet on in the upcoming match.
Top Bowler from Brisbane Heat – Xavier Bartlett (4.50 odds)
Xavier Bartlett is in tremendous form. He has been impressive with the ball this season and has picked up 11 wickets so far in this tournament. Xavier Bartlett will be an impactful player in the upcoming match.