Preview: 54th Match- Adelaide Strikers v/s Sydney Sixers, Squads, Head-to-Head, Probable XI, Pitch, Weather Report, Game prediction, Fantasy Players

Date and Day: December 1, 2019, Sunday.
Match 54th – Adelaide Strikers Women v/s Sydney Sixers Women.
Time: 8:30 AM IST / 2:00 PM LOCAL
Venue: Hurstville Oval, Sydney

Sydney Sixers WBBL 2019. Pic Credits: SixersWBBL/Twitter
Sydney Sixers WBBL 2019. Pic Credits: SixersWBBL/Twitter

Adelaide Strikers Women’s team will take on Sydney Sixer Women’s team at Hurstville Oval, Sydney on Sunday. The clash is happening again the next consecutive day after their last game on Saturday where Strikers outplayed Sixers won by 8 wickets and pushed Sixers out of top 4. Adelaide strikers have performed top-notch this time as they manifested their capabilities on-field correctly. Sydney Sixers need to play their magic card in this game to reach qualifications, Sixers will be hunting victory more desperately so in order to end their league stage respectfully.
Adelaide Strikers had a good run this season till now, winning 10 out of 13 games they have played and are placed on top of the points table, they clinched the top spot after the win against the same opponent in their last encounter. They are now onto Qualifications with 20 points by their name
Sydney Sixers have given out some powerful performances this time as well, but have been a bit inconsistent on the points table with their 5 consecutive defeats have led them out of Qualification stage. They are still on number 5 in the points table with 12 points by their name, they have indulged in 12 games out of which have won 6 and lost 7 games. The side would like to end their Edition of this year’s WBBL on a winning note.

Weather and Pitch Report
Rain is expected, in patches, during the game with cloudy conditions on the forecast. The team winning toss would be in advantage judging by the weather conditions, in order to be on the positive side of DLS, toss winners would want to chase down the target here in Hurstville Oval.

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Head to Head
In the previous five games, encounters between these two sides, 4 games have won by Sixers and 1 by Strikers. That being their recent victory.
Played- 5, SSW-4 , ASW-1

Adelaide Strikers Women’s Squad
Suzie Bates(c), Sophie Devine, Tahlia McGrath, Bridget Patterson, Lauren Winfield, Katie Mack, Tegan McPharlin(w), Amanda Wellington, Sarah Coyte, Alex Price, Megan Schutt, Ellie Falconer, Annie O Neil, Darice Brown, Tabatha Saville.

Probable XI:
Sophie Devine, Suzie Bates (C), Tahlia McGrath, Bridget Patterson, Lauren Winfield, Katie Mack, Tegan McPharlin (WK), Sarah Coyte, Amanda-Jade Wellington, Megan Schutt, Alex Price.

Sydney Sixer Women’s Squad:
Sarah Aley, Alisha Bates, Erin Burns, Stella Campbell, Lauren Cheatle, Maddy Darke, Ashleigh Gardner, Alyssa Healy, Jodie Hicks, Emma Hughes, Marizanne Kapp, Hollie Armitage, Hayley Silver-Holmes, Dane van Niekerk, Lauren Smith.

Probable playing XI:
Alyssa Healy (C & WK), Hollie Armitage, Ashleigh Gardner, Erin Burns, Dane van Niekerk, Marizanne Kapp, Sarah Aley, Maddy Darke, Lauren Smith, Hayley Silver-holmes, Stella Campbell.

Match Prediction
Adelaide Strikers are leading the WBBL 05 and have defeated Sixers most recently, so the momentum is in favor of Adelaide Strikers.

Fantasy Players:
Alyssa Healy, Hollie Armitage, Ashleigh Gardner, Sophie Devine, Suzie Bates, Tahlia McGrath, Bridget Patterson, Dane van Niekerk, Marizanne Kapp, Amanda-Jade Wellington, Megan Schutt.

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