WBBL 2023 | BH-W vs ST-W, Match 52 - Top Captain and Vice-captain Picks

image-lpb52a8wChamari Athapaththu has played some aggressive knocks in the WBBL 2023 (Source: x.com)

Brisbane Heat Women (BH-W) will lock horns with the Sydney Thunder Women (ST-W) in the 52nd match of the Women's Big Bash League 2023. The game will be played at the Adelaide Oval in Adelaide on 24th November 2023 at 10:10 AM IST. It promises to be a cracking contest as there are plenty of quality players in both teams. There are plenty of good options for C/VC in fantasy cricket, but we will help you with the top ones in this to help you win big.

BH-W vs ST-W, Match 52: Pitch Report

The pitch at the Adelaide Oval is one of the best venues for batting in the world. The ball comes onto the bat nicely and short square boundaries will aid the batters even more. Spinners may get some purchase but overall, the batters will dominate the match. Pacers are expected to get some movement with the new ball. The average first innings score here is 125 runs but expect it to be around 150-160 in this game. 

BH-W vs ST-W, Match 52: Toss Factor

A good pitch is expected for this game so teams may prefer chasing but batting first won't be a bad choice as well. 

Scenario: Brisbane Heat Women Wins the Toss

Amelia Kerr, Jess Jonassen, & Georgui will be top C/VC choices if Brisbane Heat women wins the toss. They all are in exceptional form and will fetch plenty of points in this game.

Scenario: Sydney Thunder Women Wins the Toss

Chamari Atapattu, Heather Knight and Hannah Darlington will be excellent C/VC picks for this game if the Sydney Thunder women wins the toss as all of these players are in excellent form and can fetch plenty of points in fantasy cricket.

BH-W vs ST-W, Match 52: Top Captain & Vice-Captain Choices

If Brisbane Heat Women Bat First

Amelia Kerr

Amelia Kerr will bat at number 3 for the Brisbane Heat women and she will bowl her full quota as well. She scored 64 runs in the last game. Kerr will be the best C/VC option for this game in fantasy cricket.

Chamari Atapattu

Chamari Atapattu is the second-highest run-scorer of the tournament with 451 runs in 11 innings. She has been in sublime form with the bat and will bowl 3-4 overs as well. Atapattu scored 58 runs in the first meeting against the Heat. She is the best C/VC option for this game.

If Sydney Thunder Women Bat First

Jess Jonassen

Jesss Jonassen will bat in the middle order and she will bowl the key overs for her side. She has picked up 16 wickets in 12 games and is capable with the bat as well. Jonassen bowls in the power surge and the death overs where chances of picking up wickets are very high. She will be a top C/VC option.

Heather Knight

Heather Knight came to bat at number 3 in the last game and the same batting order is expected for this game as well. She picked up 1 wicket and then scored 11 runs in the last game. Knight is amongst the top players in world cricket and is capable of winning games on her own. She will be a top C/VC choice for this game irrespective of the toss. 

BH-W vs ST-W, Match 52: High Risk, High Reward Captain Choice

Charlie Knott

Charlie Knott will be our high risk, high reward pick. She has been exceptional with the bat lower down the order and is a wicket-taker with the ball. She's batting very positively and will bowl 3-4 overs. Knott has been pretty consistent and will be our high risk, high reward pick for this match.