Sydney Sixers and Sydney Thunder have consistently been the best teams of BBL 10 and have remained in the top 3 almost throughout the season. Sydney Sixers have, in fact, firmly cemented their place as the No.1 side of this edition and are sitting pretty at the top with 32 points in 11 matches at a net run rate of +0.554. They have won 4 of their last 5 matches and look like an unstoppable force at the moment. They will be taking on Sydney Thunder next, who they have already beaten once this season. Sydney Thunder has slipped a bit recently and is on a 3-match losing spree. Things will only get tougher for them as face the best team of the tournament.
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Sydney Sixers are coming off a solid 7-wicket win against Perth Scorchers where they chased down a target of 164 with 7 wickets and 7 balls to spare. The hero of the match for the Sixers was again opener Josh Philippe who struck a brilliant 84 off 52 balls.
Philippe is now the leading run-getter of the season with 421 runs and has been the backbone of this side along with captain Daniel Hughes (282 runs) and James Vince (255 runs). Vince too was in great touch in the previous game and hit a terrific 52 off 35 balls. These three have been the batting mainstays of the team and that has given the lo⁶wer order not many chances. Daniel Christian would hence be itching to make a smashing impact with the bat soon as he has done a few times this season.
The Sixers have many dependable performers in their bowling unit too, starting with Steve OKeefe who has 14 wickets now in the season. Then there’s all-rounder Carlos Brathwaite (13 wickets) who’s been fantastic and Christian (12 wickets) has done a really job in the middle too
Who will win the match
SIX will win the match
Additionally, a couple of mists are relied upon to show up, which could additionally assist the bowlers with additional swing. Batting first and utilizing the conditions would be on either side’s plan for the game.
Sydney Sixers (SIX) – Key Players
Josh Philippe (wk)
Sydney Thunde (THU) – Key Players
SIX vs THU – Team Squad
Sydney Sixers (SIX): Josh Philippe (wk), Daniel Hughes (c), Justin Avendano, James Vince, Daniel Christian, Jordan Silk, Carlos Brathwaite, Steve OKeefe, Jackson Bird, Jake Ball, Lloyd Pope, Sean Abbott, Nicholas Bertus, Ben Dwarshuis, Jack Edwards, Moises Henriques, Hayden Kerr, Ben Manenti, Gurinder Sandhu
Sydney Thunde (THU): Callum Ferguson (c), Sam Billings (wk), Usman Khawaja, Alex Hales, Oliver Davies, Ben Cutting, Nathan McAndrew, Chris Green, Adam Milne, Tanveer Sangha, Jonathan Cook, Brendan Doggett, Matthew Gilkes, Baxter Holt, Arjun Nair, Alex Ross, Jason Sangha, Chris Tremain.