On Wednesday (30th December) night, Hobart Hurricanes (HUR) and Brisbane Heat (HEA) will compete at Brisbane Cricket Ground (Woolloongabba, Brisbane) in the 20th game of the Big Bash League 2020/21 (BBL 10).
At present, in the BBL 10 points table, Hobart Hurricanes are in the 4th position with 11 points in five matches (3 wins and 2 loses). On the other hand, Brisbane Heat have 5 points in four games (1 win and 3 loses) and currently they are in the 6th position in the same points table.
It will be their second meeting this season. They just met on last Sunday (27th December) at Brisbane during the 16th match of this tournament. In that game, Heat claimed their 3rd successive victory against Hurricanes by winning that match by 4 wickets. It was also Heat’s first victory this season.
Big Bash League 2020-21 (BBL 10), Match 20: Hobart Hurricanes vs Brisbane Heat (HUR vs HEA) – Complete Squads
Hobart Hurricanes: Scott Boland, Johan Botha, Tim David, Nathan Ellis, Peter Handscomb, Colin Ingram, Dawid Malan, Ben McDermott, Riley Meredith, David Moody, Mitchell Owen, Wil Parker, Keemo Paul, D’Arcy Short, Charlie Wakim, Nick Winter, Macalister Wright
Brisbane Heat: Xavier Bartlett, James Bazley, Max Bryant, Tom Cooper, Joe Denly, Lewis Gregory, Sam Heazlett, Matthew Kuhnemann, Jimmy Peirson (C), Lachy Pfeffer, Simon Milenko, Jack Sinfield, Mark Steketee, Connor Sully, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Jack Wildermuth, Jack Wood
Big Bash League 2020-21 (BBL 10), Match 20: Hobart Hurricanes vs Brisbane Heat (HUR vs HEA) – Fantasy Cricket Tips
Injured James Faulkner is unavailable, who has got 8 wickets this season. Meanwhile, Riley Meredith and Nathan Ellis have taken 7 and 6 wickets respectively.
Meanwhile, among their batsmen, Colin Ingram (161 runs in 5 innings), Ben McDermott (151 runs in 3 innings), Tim David (145 runs in 5 innings) and D’Arcy Short (102 runs in 5 innings) have hit one half-century each this season.
Apart from stand-in captain Jimmy Peirson (104 runs in 4 innings), only the injured regular captain Chris Lynn (89 runs in 2 innings) has hit one half-century for this team this season. However, Lynn is currently unavailable for selection. Sam Heazlett (82 runs in 4 innings) is the only other name for this team who has registered one 40+ score in this tournament.
Among their bowlers, Jack Wildermuth and Mark Steketee have scalped 5 wickets each this season. While Xavier Bartlett has bagged 4 wickets, Lewis Gregory just made his BBL debut with the Player of the Match bowling figures 3/22.
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
Captain – D’Arcy Short, Jack Wildermuth, Ben McDermott
Vice-captain – Riley Meredith, Tim David
Suggested Playing XI for Fantasy Cricket (1):
Wicket-keeper(s) – Jimmy Peirson, Ben McDermott
Batsmen – Max Bryant, Tim David, Colin Ingram
All-rounder(s) – Jack Wildermuth (vc), Lewis Gregory, D’Arcy Short (C)
Bowlers – Mark Steketee, Nathan Ellis, Riley Meredith
Suggested Playing XI for Fantasy Cricket (2):
Wicket-keeper(s) – Ben McDermott (C)
Batsmen – Tom Cooper, Tim David, Dawid Malan, Colin Ingram
All-rounder(s) – Jack Wildermuth, Lewis Gregory, D’Arcy Short
Bowlers – Xavier Bartlett, Riley Meredith (vc), Scott Boland