Adelaide, January 11 Friday at 01:30 PM IST
Adelaide Strikers and Melbourne Stars will square off at Adelaide Oval, Adelaide on Friday noon in the 27th fixture of BBL 2019. Both the sides have secured three wins each in the six outings so far.
Placed third in the ladder, Melbourne Stars entered the campaign with 15 runs defeat against Sydney Thunder in the opening encounter and suffered another 6 wickets defeat against Hobart Hurricanes in the second encounter only to bounce back and register three consecutive wins against Sydney Sixers, Melbourne Renegades and Sydney Thunder. They faced 6 wickets loss against Perth Scorchers in their last encounter and would be hoping to bounce back when they take on Strikers in the Adelaide tomorrow.
Adelaide Strikers are placed just beneath Stars on the fourth position with the same number of attributes. After making a winning start in the tournament against Brisbane Heat, Strikers lost two consecutive encounters against Melbourne Renegades and Perth Scorchers by 5 wickets and 7 wickets respectively. However, they made a strong comeback and registered consecutive victories against Sydney Thunder and Melbourne Renegades to climb up the table and are coming after facing another 6 wickets loss against Sydney Sixers in the last encounter.
While both the sides are coming after a defeat and are eyeing a win, a good contest is expected to take place.
The probable ADS vs MLS playing 11 is listed below.
Wicketkeeper: H Nielsen
Batsmen: Travis Head (c), Colin Ingram, Jonathan Wells, Jake Lehmann, Jake Weatherald
All-rounder: Matthew Short, Michael Neser
Bowlers: Ben Laughlin, Rashid Khan
Wicketkeeper: Seb Gotch
Batsmen: Nic Maddinson (c), Ben Dunk, Evan Gulbis, Nick Larkin
All-rounder: Dwayne Bravo, Jonathan Merlo,
Bowlers: Liam Plunkett, Liam Bowe, Scott Boland, Michael Beer
Adelaide Strikers- Travis Head (c), Wes Agar, Colin Ingram, Rashid Khan, Ben Laughlin, Jake Lehmann, Michael Neser, Harry Nielsen (wk), Liam O’Connor, Matt Short, Cameron Valente, Jake Weatherald, Jon Wells
Melbourne Stars- Nic Maddinson (C), Michael Beer, Jackson Bird, Scott Boland, Liam Bowe, Dwayne Bravo, Ben Dunk, Seb Gotch, Evan Gulbis, Nick Larkin, Jonathan Merlo, Lance Morris, Liam Plunkett
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Fantasy picks from Adelaide Strikers-
Jake Weatherland – 203 runs in 6 innings || J Wells – 134 runs in 6 innings || C Ingram – 120 runs in 6 innings
Rashid Khan – 10 wickets in 6 innings || M Neser – 5 wickets in 6 innings ||
In: Travis Head, Ben Laughlin, Harry Nielsen
Out: Alex Carey, Peter Siddle, Billy Stanlake
Fantasy picks from Melbourne Stars –
N Larkin – 143 runs in 6 innings || Ben Dunk – 123 runs in 6 innings ||
D Bravo – 9 wickets in 6 innings || S Boland – 5 wickets || L Plunkett – 2 wickets in 2 innings
In- Lance Morris
Out – Tom O Connel
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