AS-W vs ST-W Fantasy Prediction: Adelaide Strikers Women vs Sydney Thunder Women – 21 November 2020 (Sydney)
Adelaide Strikers Women will take on Sydney Thunder Women in the League Match of The Women’s Big Bash League 2020 which will be played at the Drummoyne Oval in Sydney. This is the first major Women’s league after the Covid-19 outbreak and, some world-class players will be on display.
Both teams are in the hunt for the semi-final spot and, this is going to be a big game for both sides. The Strikers are at the 6th position with 11 points whereas, Sydney Thunder are at the 3rd position with 12 points. This game is certainly going to shake up the league table.
Pitch Report – The pitch is expected to favour the batters and 140 should be a par score here on this track. Spinners are going to play a role as well.
Match Details :
Time:- 9:00 AM, Live on Sony Six/HD
Probable XI for both sides:-
Adelaide Strikers Women – Tahlia McGrath, Katie Mack, Laura Wolvaardt, Bridget Patterson, Stefanie Taylor, Amanda Wellington, Madeline Penna, Tegan McPharin, Sarah Coyte, Megan Schutt, Darice Brown.
Sydney Thunder Women –Rachel Trenaman, Tammy Beaumont, Heather Knight, Rachael Haynes, Phoebe Litchfield, Sammy Jo-Johnson, Tahlia Wilson, Lauren Smith, Shabnim Ismail, Samantha Bates, Hannah Darlington.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
H Knight, T Mcgrath, H Darlington, S Bates, and A Wellington.
AS-W vs ST-W Team Wicket-Keeper
T McPharlin (Price 8.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Both keepers aren’t going to make much impact on the game and, she is just picked on the basis of the majority.
AS-W vs ST-W Team Batsmen
L Wolvaardt (Price 9.5) will be our batter from the Adelaide Strikers Women. Wolvaardt has already scored three half-centuries in the tournament and has 302 under her belt at an average of 27.45. She is one of the best batters on the team.
R Haynes (Price 9.5) and R Trenaman (Price 8) will be our batters from the Sydney Thunder Women. Both of them aren’t in a good form but, it is necessary to have three picks from this category. Haynes is an International level player whereas, Trenaman is going to open the innings for her side.
AS-W vs ST-W Team All-Rounders
T McGrath (Price 9) and A Wellington (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from the Adelaide Strikers Women. McGrath has scored 213 runs in the tournament and has been a regular wicket-taker as well whereas, Wellington has picked 13 wickets so far and is bowling really well. Both of them are key players of this side.
H Knight (Price 10.5) will be our all-rounder from the Sydney Thunder Women. Knight is the 3rd highest run-scorer of the tournament and has scored 369 runs at an average of 46.12. She has also picked eight wickets in her bowling.
AS-W vs ST-W Team Bowlers
S Bates (Price 8.5) and H Darlington (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Sydney Thunder Women. Bates is currently the 3rd highest wicket-taker of this season with 14 wickets whereas, Darlington has also been really good for this side and has picked eleven wickets in the tournament so far.
M Schutt (Price 9.5) and S Coyte (Price 9) will be our bowlers from the Adelaide Strikers Women. Coyte has picked seventeen wickets in the tournament and has been the highest wicket-taker whereas, Schutt is also a genuine wicket-taker and has picked eleven wickets till now. Both of them are genuine wicket-takers.
Match Prediction: Sydney Thunder Women will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Heather Knight and Tahlia McGrath
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Sarah Coyte and Amanda Wellington
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Fantasy Team Disclaimer
All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match, pitch report, and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.