Date and Day: November 27, 2019, Wednesday
Match 48th: Melbourne Renegades Women vs Brisbane Heat Women
Time: 8:40 A.M IST/ 1:10 P.M local time
Venue: Allan Border Field, Brisbane
Melbourne Renegade women’s team will play Brisbane Heat on Wednesday at Allan Border Field, Brisbane. They will lock horns in this edition for the second time, in the recent encounter between them Heat clinched victory over Renegades. Brisbane Heat are the table toppers, with their dominance this edition will go forward to defend their title, while Melbourne Renegades still haven’t found their spot in top 4, They must find consistency or their inconsistency may cost them qualifications this edition.
Melbourne Renegades are currently on number 5 at points table with 10 points in hand, playing 11 games and winning 5 out of them. Renegades will be desperate to get back on winning track after their latest loss against Melbourne Stars.
Brisbane Heat have proved their strong dominance this season as well and are till now successfully claimed themselves as defenders. They have tried their best to seal the top spot on the points table while standing at number 1 on the points table, they have played 12 and won 9 out of them, bagging 18 points in their account.
Weather and Pitch Report
The weather report shows the day to be sunny, so a full play is expected. Going by the history of WBBL, the team winning the toss will look to chase on this pitch of the Allan Border Field.
In the last 5 encounters between these two, 2 games have been won by the Brisbane Heat and 3 games were won by Melbourne Renegades.
Played-5, BHW-2, MRW-3
Melbourne Renegades Women’s Squad
Jess Duffin, Tammy Beaumont, Makinley Blows, Maitlan Brown, Josephine Dooley, Erica Kershaw, Claire Koski, Carly Leeson, Sophie Molineux, Courtney Neal, Molly Strano, Lea Tahuhu, Georgia Wareham, Courtney Webb, Danni Wyatt.
Sophie Molineux, Danielle Wyatt, Tammy Beaumont, Courtney Webb, Jessica Duffin (c), Josephine Dooley (wk), Maitlan Brown, Georgia Wareham, Molly Strano, Lea Tahuhu, Carly Leeson.
Brisbane Heat Women’s Squad:
Laura Harris, Kirby Short, Charli Knott, Haidee Birkett, Grace Harris, Jess Jonassen, Delissa Kimmince, Courtney Sippel, Beth Mooney, Amelia Kerr, Maddy Green, Mikayla Hinkley, Lilly Mills, Sammy-Jo Johnson, Georgia Prestwidge.
Probable Playing XI:
Grace Harris, Beth Mooney (wk), Jess Jonassen, Maddy Green, Laura Harris, Kirby Short (c), Amelia Kerr, Delissa Kimmince, Sammy-Jo Johnson, Mikayla Hinkley, Georgia Prestwidge
Judging on the current season’s performance and capabilities, Heat look to outplay Renegades with last encounter’s confidence and psychological advantage over them.
Sophie Molineux, Danielle Wyatt, Courtney Webb, Jessica Duffin, Beth Mooney, Jess Jonassen, Maddy Green, Laura Harris, Kirby Short, Amelia Kerr, Lea Tahuhu.