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HUR vs STR Prediction: Toss, Pitch, Free Cricket Betting Tips for Hobart Hurricanes vs Adelaide Strikers BBL 2020 Match 8

HUR vs STR Prediction, Free Cricket Betting Tips: This will be the second match between these two sides this year. Both these teams met in Hobart two days before and it was Hobart Hurricanes who had the upper hand over the Strikers by 11 runs on that occasion.

Cricket Prediction, Today Dream11 Match Details

Hobart Hurricanes vs Adelaide Strikers, BBL 2020 Match 08
Date & Time:  15 December 2020, 01:45 PM IST
Aurora Stadium, Launceston, Australia
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Dream 11 prediction Tips for Today

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  1. D Worrall batted really well in the last match, so he is expected to be pushed up the batting order.
  2. Even though he failed in the last match, J Well is a proven BBL batsman.
  3. Alex Carrey returns to the eleven for Strikers. He is a top-class batsman. Pick him in your fantasy teams for sure.

Wicket Keeper: P Handscomb, Alex Carrey
Batsmen: J Wells, C Ingram, W Jacks/ P Salt
All Rounders: D Short, J Faulkner
Bowlers: R Meredith, P Siddle, R Khan, D Worrall

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Suitable Captaincy Choice: C Ingram, R Khan, D Short
Suitable VC Choices: J Faulkner, D Worrall, Alex Carrey

STR vs HUR Who Will Win today match?

Win Prediction

STR- 40%
HUR- 60%

Betting Odds

Bet365- HUR- 1.90, STR- 1.95
Betway- HUR- 1.90, STR- 1.83

Hobart Hurricanes to win this match

Hurricanes look like the strongest team out of both teams. They have already won two of their previous fixtures and even more, they have beaten the Strikers just two days before. This momentum will help them in over-powering the Strikers once again.  So Hurricanes are expected to win this match as per HUR vs STR today match prediction.

Online cricket betting tips- Place your money on Hurricanes.

Head to Head (overall)

  • Matches Played- 15
  • STR- 08
  • HUR- 06
  • NR- 01

Head to Head (Aurora Stadium)

  • Matches Played- 02
  • STR- 02
  • HUR- 0


In a much-needed boost for the Strikers, the wicket-keeper batsman Alex Carey will return to the side after serving the national team. He will replace Harry Neilsen in the eleven. He will also take over the captaincy from Peter Siddle. Other than that they are not expected to make any changes to their eleven. Hurricanes who are on a high after winning the first two matches of their 2020 campaign are also expected to retain the same eleven.

HUR Playing XI: Will Jacks, D Arcy Short, Colin Ingram, Peter Handscomb, Macalister Wright, Ben McDermot, James Faulkner, Nathan Ellis, Johan Botha, Riley Meredith, Scott Boland

STR Playing XI: Philip Salt, Jake Weatherald, Matt Renshaw, Alex Carey, Jono Wells, Ryan Gibson, Rashid Khan, Daniel Worral, Peter Siddle, Wes Agar, Danny Briggs

HUR vs STR Toss Prediction and Pitch Report

Aurora Stadium is a perfect pitch that suits both batsmen and bowlers equally. It is predominantly a spin-friendly wicket with off-spinners enjoying greater success in the past. The average score over the last 3 years is around the 170 mark.

Predicted Score:

If Hurricanes bats first: 170-180
If Strikers bats first: 150-160

HUR vs STR free cricket betting tips

Players who are expected to perform well as per HUR vs STR Dream11 Teams

Top Batsman

HUR- D’Arcy Short

He is a superstar in the BBL. Home conditions suit his style of play.  Recent performance in the T20I series against India and the performance in the last match shows that he is in fine form as well.

STR- Alex Carey

Carey is the team’s third-highest runscorer with 1163 runs from his 35 matches played, including one century and six half-centuries. He will make his return in this match. Bet on him to deliver in his first match of BBL 2020.

Top Bowlers

HUR- Riley Meredith

He is a bowler to look forward to in this season. He looked mighty impressive in the first two matches.

STR- Rashid Khan

King Khan is available for the Adelaide Strikers and he is expected to create magic just like any other season. Expect a match-winning performance from him.

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Midhun M Menon @Mid_On_

An engineer who watches, plays, and writes cricket. Out here to tell you interesting stories from 22 yards from the perspective of a 22-year-old guy.