Big Bash League, Strikers vs Renegades: Preview, Prediction and Fantasy Tips
Melbourne Renegades are placed third in the points table | Source: Twitter
Adelaide Strikers will be up against Melbourne Renegades in the 36th match of the Big Bash League (BBL) 2022-23 at Adelaide Oval, Adelaide on Tuesday, January 10.
In the ongoing competition, the Strikers' run has been a topsy-turvy one so far as they have won four games while as many. Though some of their decisions have been in their favour overall, the team is yet to click as a unit.
They swatted aside Hobart Hurricanes in their most recent high-scoring fixture by seven wickets and must be looking to extend their winning run in the tournament. They are currently positioned fourth in the points table.
As for Melbourne Renegades, the Men in Red have been impressive so far. They have managed to win five matches out of the nine they played in the tournament. They are currently placed third in the points table.
- Date and Time: January 10, 02.10 PM IST
- Venue: Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
- Live Streaming: Sony Sports Network and Sony LIV App
Pitch Report: The pitch in Adelaide is expected to offer ample assistance to the batters. With short square boundaries, a high-scoring encounter is expected. The toss-winner will likely opt to field first.
Probable Playing XI
Adelaide Strikers: Matthew Short (c), Ethan Hunt, Chris Lynn, Adam Hose, Colin de Grandhomme, Thomas Kelly, Harry Nielsen (wk), Ben Manenti/Cameron Boyce, Wes Agar, Harry Conway, Henry Thornton
Melbourne Renegades: Marcus Harris, Martin Guptill, Sam Harper (wk), Aaron Finch (c), Jonathan Wells, Mackenzie Harvey, Will Sutherland, Matthew Critchley, Tom Rogers, Kane Richardson, Ruwantha Kellapotha/Corey Rocchiccioli
Cricket Exchange Fantasy Tips
Wicket-Keeper: Sam Harper
Batters: Aaron Finch, Adam Hose, Chris Lynn
All-Rounders: Matthew Short, Colin de Grandhomme, Will Sutherland
Bowlers: Kane Richardson, Henry Thornton, Wes Agar, Tom Rogers
Captain: Matthew Short
Vice-Captain: Chris Lynn
Both teams have made few changes in the team and since then, they look evenly matched on paper. However, Adelaide Strikers, having a more balanced side will fancy their chances.
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