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SCO vs STR Prediction: Toss, Pitch, Free Cricket Betting Tips for Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers BBL 2020 Match 17

SCO vs STR Prediction, Free Cricket Betting Tips: One of the most successful teams of the BBL, Perth Scorchers are right now struggling for momentum. They lost both the matches that they played in this edition so far and will be hoping to turn their fortunes around once they face the Adelaide Strikers come this Monday.

Cricket Prediction, Today Dream11 Match Details

Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers, BBL 2020 Match 17
Date & Time:  28 December 2020, 01:45 PM IST
Adelaide Oval, Adelaide, Australia
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Dream 11 prediction Tips for Today

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  1. J Roy and Liam Livingstone are back in the eleven for Scorchers. They can turn the match in their favour at any point in time. They should be sure picks for the fantasy teams.
  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: Alex Carrey
Batsmen: J Weatherland, A Turner, J Roy
All Rounders: L Livingstone, M Marsh
Bowlers: P Siddle, D Worrall, W Agar, J Richardson, F Ahmed

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Suitable Captaincy Choice: L Livingstone, Alex Carey
Suitable VC Choices: D Worrall, M Marsh

SCO vs STR Who Will Win today match?

Win Prediction

STR- 60%
SCO- 40%

Betting Odds

Bet365- SCO- 1.72, STR- 2.20
Betway- SCO- 1.72, STR- 2.05

Adelaide Strikers to win this match

Even though both teams are strong on paper, the ongoing winning momentum favours Strikers to come ahead of the Scorchers in this encounter. So Strikers are expected to win this match as per SCO vs STR today match prediction.

Online cricket betting tips- Place your money on Strikers.

Head to Head (overall)

  • Matches Played- 16
  • STR- 08
  • SCO- 08

Head to Head (at Adelaide)

  • Matches Played- 06
  • STR- 02
  • SCO- 04


To add some positive light to Scorcher’s not so happy campaign so far, top two English T20- specialists Jason Roy and Liam Livingston will make their BBL 2020 debut for Scorchers today. For Strikers, their main bowler Rashid Khan may miss the game if he fails to pass the fitness test after getting injured in the last match.

SCO Playing XI: Jason Roy, Colin Munro, Liam Livingstone, Mitchell Marsh, Ashton Turner, Cameron Bancroft, Aaron Hardie, Jhye Richardson, Andrey Tye, Jason Behrendorff, Fawad Ahmed

STR Playing XI: Phil Salt, Jake Weatherald, Matt Renshaw, Alex Carey, Jonathan Wells, Harry Nielsen, Cameron Valente/Rashid Khan, Daniel Worrall, Danny Briggs, Peter Siddle, Wes Agar

SCO vs STR Toss Prediction and Pitch Report

Adelaide Oval is an ideal sporting wicket. An even contest between both bat and ball is predicted on this venue. Going with the past records, the match is expected to be a high-scoring encounter with scores tending to fall in the range of 170-80’s, and hence chasing is preferred on this pitch.

Predicted Score:

If Scorchers bats first: 170-180
If Strikers bats first: 160-170

SCO vs STR free cricket betting tips

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

Top Batsman

SCO- Liam Livingstone

He was the star performer for Scorchers last season. Expect him to continue that form and announce his BBL 2020 arrival in style.

STR- Alex Carey

Carey is the team’s third-highest runscorer with 1172 runs from his 36 matches played, including one century and six half-centuries. Bet on him to deliver in his first match of BBL 2020.

Top Bowlers

SCO- Jhye Richardson

This young pacer has been the lone positive for Scorchers with the ball this season. Expect him to continue his good run.

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.