KFC Big Bash League 2017 is the 7th edition of T20 domestic cricket competition Australia. Today is the first semi-final between Scorchers and Hurricanes.
- Perth Scorchers have the advantage of home ground. In this season, Scorchers won all the matches in his home ground.
- Out of 8 matches, Perth Scorchers won 6 matches against Hobart Hurricanes.
- D’Arcy Short was the important part of Hurricanes team. Without D’Arcy Hurricanes batting line will become poor.
- Perth Scorchers winning chances are high in this match as compare to Hurricanes.
Batting line will be taken care by Shaun and Mitchell Marsh. Scorchers have enough players to score high. Cameron Bancroft, Ashton Turner, and Hilton Cartwright are the key batsmen and the team is expecting a good score from them. Fast bowlers Mitchell Johnson and Tim Bresnan are the threat of Hurricanes. Mitchell Johnson took 7 wickets in 6 matches.
As D’Arcy Short is not the part of the team so, now the team is expecting a high score from George Bailey, Ben McDermott, and Daniel Christian. Bowling will be handling by Jofra Archer and Tymal Mills. Jofra Archer took 15 wickets in 10 matches and he is the key bowler in the team.
Match : PRS vs HBH, 1st Semi-Final, Big Bash League, 2017-18
Date : Thursday, February 01, 2018
Time : 08:40 AM GMT
Venue : Perth Stadium, Perth
Perth Scorchers Squad
Cameron Bancroft (wk), Adam Voges (c), Michael Klinger, Hilton Cartwright, Ashton Turner, Shaun Marsh, Mitchell Marsh, Tim Bresnan, Mitchell Johnson, Matthew Kelly, Jhye Richardson, Hayden Morton, William Bosisto
Hobart Hurricanes Squad
Matthew Wade (wk), George Bailey (c), Ben McDermott, Daniel Christian, Simon Milenko, Nathan Reardon, Jofra Archer, Cameron Boyce, Clive Rose, Alex Doolan, Riley Meredith, Tim Paine, Thomas Rogers