Status & Predictions
- Sydney Sixers and Melbourne Stars are at the bottom of the scorecard. Both the teams are in similar position.
- Sydney Sixers won 1 match out of 7 and Melbourne Stars won 1 match out of 5. However, Melbourne Stars won 3 out of 5 matches against Sydney Sixers.
- Today’s Melbourne Stars will play on their home ground and it’s a positive point for them.
In the previous matches, Pietersen performance was good and he smacked 74 runs on 46 balls against Renegades. Melbourne Stars expecting in today’s match Glenn Maxwell, Kevin Pietersen and Peter Handscomb will score high and show explosive batting. From the bowling perspective, Jackson Coleman, Daniel Worall and James Faulkner will be the threat for Sixers. Coleman took 3 wickets in last 4 overs and the team is expecting same performance of his in today’s match.
Sydney Sixers batting will be in the hand of Joe Denly, Daniel Hughes, Nic Maddinson and Jordan Silk. The team is expecting excellent performance from his batsmen and delivery of a good score. Sydney Sixers is expecting pacer Ben Dwarshuis and Johan Botha will stop Stars from making a high score.
Melbourne Stars XI: John Hastings (capt.), Luke Wright, Ben Dunk, Kevin Pietersen, Peter Handscomb, Glenn Maxwell, Evan Gulbis, James Faulkner, Jackson Coleman, Daniel Worrall, Daniel Fallins
Sydney Sixers XI: Johan Botha (capt.), Daniel Hughes, Joe Denly, Nic Maddinson, Moises Henriques, Jordan Silk, Carlos Brathwaite, Peter Nevill, Sean Abbott, Ben Dwarshuis, Nathan Lyon