On the last night of 2020, Adelaide Strikers (STR) and Perth Scorchers (SCO) will play against each other at Adelaide Oval (Adelaide) in the 21st match of the Big Bash League 2020/21 (BBL 10).
In the latest BBL 10 points table, Adelaide Strikers are in the fourth position with 13 points in five matches (3 wins and 2 loses). Meanwhile, winless Perth Scorchers have earned only 2 points in 4 games (3 loses and 1 no result) and they are in the eighth or last position in the same points table.
It will be their second meeting this season. While their first meeting was on 28th December at this same venue, Strikers thrashed Scorchers for 71 runs.
Big Bash League 2020-21 (BBL 10), Match 21: Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers (STR vs SCO) – Complete Squads
Adelaide Strikers: Alex Carey (C), Wes Agar, Danny Briggs, Harry Conway, Ryan Gibson, Harry Nielsen, Liam O’Connor, Spencer Johnson, Rashid Khan, Matt Renshaw, Phil Salt, Liam Scott, Matt Short, Peter Siddle, Cameron Valente, Jake Weatherald, Jon Wells, Daniel Worrall
Perth Scorchers: Fawad Ahmed, Cameron Bancroft, Jason Behrendorff, Aaron Hardie, Josh Inglis, Matt Kelly, Liam Livingstone, Mitchell Marsh, Colin Munro, Joel Paris, Kurtis Patterson, Jhye Richardson, Corey Rocchiccioli, Jason Roy, Ashton Turner, Andrew Tye, Sam Whiteman
Big Bash League 2020-21 (BBL 10), Match 21: Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers (STR vs SCO) – Fantasy Cricket Tips
A total of four batsmen have scored one half-century each for Adelaide Strikers in this season. These batsmen are Phil Salt (118 runs in 5 innings), Jake Weatherald (115 runs in 5 innings), Alex Carey (79 runs in 3 innings) and Daniel Worrall (71 runs in 4 innings). Daniel Worrall has also taken 7 wickets this season.
Peter Siddle is the joint leading wicket-taker in the ongoing BBL 10 as he has bagged 10 wickets. Also, Wes Agar has picked up 9 wickets. Meanwhile, just like Worrall, Rashid Khan has also collected 7 wickets. Moreover, Danny Briggs has also got 5 wickets.
In the early period of the BBL 10, Perth Scorchers players are struggling. While Mitchell Marsh (70 runs in 4 innings) is their only half-centurion in this tournament, Colin Munro (79 runs in 4 innings) is the only other player from this side with a 40+ score. However, Ashton Turner is their present leading run-scorer in this tournament, who has scored 88 runs in 4 innings.
Among the Perth Scorchers bowlers, only Jhye Richardson (6 wickets) has picked up more than 2 wickets in this BBL 10.
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
Captain – Mitchell Marsh, Daniel Worrall
Vice-captain – Rashid Khan, Peter Siddle
Suggested Playing XI for Fantasy Cricket (1):
Wicket-keeper(s) – Alex Carey
Batsmen – Phil Salt, Jake Weatherald, Cameron Bancroft, Ashton Turner, Colin Munro
All-rounder(s) – Mitchell Marsh (C)
Bowlers – Daniel Worrall, Wes Agar, Peter Siddle (vc), Rashid Khan
Suggested Playing XI for Fantasy Cricket (2):
Wicket-keeper(s) –Josh Inglis
Batsmen – Phil Salt, Jake Weatherald, Ashton Turner, Jason Roy
All-rounder(s) –Liam Livingstone
Bowlers – Danny Briggs, Daniel Worrall (C), Peter Siddle, Rashid Khan (vc), Jhye Richardson