Both the teams are coming from a win in their last match and will be boosted when they meet each other at Perth Stadium, Perth on 13th January.
Perth Scorchers stands on the bottom of the BBL points table with only 2 wins in the last 7 matches they played. Team has to win almost every match from now on to qualify for playoffs. Bancroft and Klinger provided good start against the Stars last match. Bancroft scored a 59 runs inning with a strike rate of 141. Turner ended the match with 43 runs quick inning and will also lead their batting in this match too. Andrew Tye took 4 wickets and was declared player of the match for such performance. Usman Qadir and Willey took 1 wicket each.
Players to watch out for: Ashton Turner, Andrew Tye and Nathan Coulter Nile.
Sydney Sixer currently stands on 4th position on the points table with 4 wins in the 7 matches they played. Last time when the team played against Scorchers won the match by 17 runs. Daniel Hughes and Jordan Silk was amazing in that match who scored the majority of runs 62 and 67 respectively. Bowlers were also impressive in that match especially Steve O’Keeffe and Sean Abbott who took 3 wickets each in that match. And the same would be expected from them in this match.
Mickey Edwards and James Vince added in 13 men squad in place of Joe Denly and Lloyd Pope.
Players to watch out for: Sean Abbott, James Vince and Daniel Hughes.
Head To Head
Match Played: 13
Perth Scorchers: 8 Won
Sydney Sixers: 5 Won
Perth Scorchers: Michael Klinger, Cameron Bancroft, David Willey, Sam Whiteman, Hilton Cartwright, Ashton Agar, William Bosisto, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Matthew Kelly, Andrew Tye, Usman Qadir.
Sydney Sixers: James Vince, Jake Edwards, Moises Henriques, Dan Hughes, Jordan Silk, Josh Philippe, Tom Curran, Sean Abbott, Steve O’Keefe, Ben Dwarshuis, Ben Manenti.
My PlayerzPot XI
Wicket Keeper: Cameron Bancroft
Batsman: Ashton Turner, Daniel Hughes, Hilton Cartwright, Jordan Silk and Moises Henriques.
All-Rounder: Steve O’Keefe
Bowlers: Andrew Tye, Nathan Coulter Nile, Sean Abbott and Tom Curran.
Perth Scorchers looks very strong team with Ashton Turner in good form and will be likely to seal the match.