Melbourne Stars are coming from a win against Sydney Sixers while Renegades has to smell their first defeat of the tournament against Sydney Sixers.
Both the team are fresh and waiting to win this match at Great MCG on 1 January
Melbourne Renegades are standing on 2nd position even after the defeat in which their top order has failed miserably. They are yet to find a right combination in top order as they are chopping and changing in every match. Cameron White has to show his experience in this match against quality spin bowling of Melbourne Stars.
Key player to watch out – Cameron white, M Nabi and Kane Richardson
Pacemen Andrew Fekete and spinner Jon Holland have been added in the squad
Melbourne Stars have registered their first win by which they are currently at 6th position. They will be looking to open with Nick Larkin and Peter Handscomb who was man of the match of previous encounter has returned to the test squad.
Sandeep Lamichhane has looked unplayable and all the eyes will be on him. T20 superstar Dwayne Bravo has yet to prove his best.
Key player to watch – Sandeep Lamichhane, Glenn Maxwell and Marcus Stoinis
Seb Gotch and Jonathan Merlo comes into the squad.
Head To Head
- Previous 5 meeting between these team
- Melbourne Stars: 3 win
- Melbourne Renegade: 2 win
Ben Dunk, Seb Gotch (wk), Nick Larkin, Glenn Maxwell (c), Marcus Stoinis, Dwayne Bravo, Evan Gulbis, Sandeep Lamichhane, Scott Boland, Adam Zampa, Jonathan Merlo.
Sam Harper (wk), Mackenzie Harvey, Cameron White, Tom Cooper (c), Beau Webster, Mohammad Nabi, Daniel Christian, Jack Wildermuth, Cameron Boyce, Kane Richardson, Usman Khan.
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