The Melbourne Stars Women and Brisbane Heat Women will lock horns in the Match 11 of Women’s Big Bash 2021. The vital players of Brisbane Heat are the both all rounders Jess Jonassen and Grace Harris. While the Melbourne Stars would look to find contributions of Elyse Villani and Meg Lanning, who have good track record in the WBBL.
The Melbourne Stars have 1 victory in 3 league matches, and would look to keep improving their performances. In the last fixture, they won the match against Sydney Sixers by 30 runs. While, the Brisbane Heat also have same wins, but have featured in the tournament on 2 occasions. They won their last fixture by 59 runs against Perth Scorchers.
The Match 11 of the Women’s Big Bash T20 2021 will witness Melbourne Stars and Brisbane Heat up against each other. The Melbourne Stars have finally comeback to form and secured victory. While Brisbane Heat have played quite well in the first 2 matches, with 1 win in 2 matches. They will be confident of their performances and continue their momentum.
Fixture Name: Match 11
Competition: Women’s Big Bash T20 2021
Date: 23 October
Time: 8:30 AM IST
Team Form Guide:
BH-W(recent last): W L W
MS-W(recent last): W L L
Venue: Bellerive Oval, Hobart
Pitch Report: The match between Melbourne Stars and Brisbane Heat team is scheduled to take place in Bellerive Oval, Hobart. According to the match being played until now, this venue has been known to support the spinners.While the batters will look to take advantage at one side of the ground, and will be of the captains.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Sydney Sixers Women 172/2 won by 32 runs against Hobart Hurricanes women 133/10 in Match 31 of Women’s Big Bash League 2019.
It will be little tough to pick the best players in your team, but this can be your probable MS-W vs BH-W Dream11 team. The captain pick for your team will be Jess Jonassen, with an ability to provide contribution in both departments. While the vice captain can be Meg Lanning, who is an experienced cricketer and would look to be proficient.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Georgia Redmayne
BATSMEN: Meg Lanning, Elyse Villani, Maia Bouchier, Laura Kimmince
ALL-ROUNDERS: Jess Jonassen, Grace Harris
BOWLERS: Nicola Hancock, Poonam Yadav, Linsey Smith, Rhys Mckenna
The Brisbane Heat are expected to win this match due to the fine combination and experience of the team. They are also coming into this game after good performances in the last 2 fixtures. While Melbourne Stars will need to get their efforts right and replicate the balanced performances, by which they won their last match in the tournament.
The Brisbane Heat will be upbeat after winning their last fixture by 59 runs. They posted a target of 163 runs, with the contribution of 34 from Grace Harris and 59 from Georgie Redmayne. While the bowlers like Nicola and Grace took 2 wickets each helped the team to dismiss the opponents for a score of 103. The top picks will b Jonassen and Grace.
The experience of the all rounder Jess Jonassen has reaped benefits for the team. She has been impressive in the first 2 matches and will be looking to continue her fine form. In the first match, he took 3 wickets, while followed it up with a single wicket at an economy of 4.70. She provided a flourish with the bat by scoring 19 off 6 balls as well.
Another all rounder played a crucial role for the team to secure their first victory in the tournament. Grace scored 34 off 30 balls, and also took 3 wickets and will take the confidence into this game. In 2 matches, Grace has amassed 72 runs and also has 3 wickets and is using her experience well to steer the team to a comfortable position.
X factor: The bowler Nicola Hancock took 3 wickets in the last game and can be a fine performer in this game as well.
Player to Watch: The wicket keeper Georgie Redmayne scored half century in the last league match, and is expected to continue her good performance.
BH-W Playing 11 (likely)
1. Georgia Redmayne (wk)
2. Grace Harris
3. Georgia Voll
4. Jess Jonassen (c)
5. Anne Bosch
6. Laura Kimmince
7. Mikayla Hinkley
8. Nadine de Klerk
9. Georgia Prestwidge
10. Nicola Hancock
11. Poonam Yadav
The Melbourne Stars have been average in their performances in the tournament, and have 1 win in 3 matches. But, they secured a win in the most recent fixture against the Sydney Sixers by 30 runs. The team posted a target of 140 runs for the opposition with the contributions of Sutherland and Bouchier. While the bowlers like Kim Garth and Flintoff were impressive to contain opposition.
The opener will look to count on her experience in the BBL to contribute effectively in this fixture. Although she could not score enough in the last fixture, but will play a vital role for the team to lay a strong foundation. Villani has scored 64 runs in 3 matches at an average of 32, and will be looking to find her form.
One of the most consistent run scorers in the Australian cricket will be the vice captain pick for your team. She also has been average in the tournament, and need to come out of the shell and help the team in getting much needed win and move up the points table. In 3 matches, she has contribured 58 runs at an average of 29.
X factor: Maya Bouchier was been a steady customer at the crease and scored 32 off 25 balls.
Player to Watch: Annabel Sutherland scored a half century in the last league match and can pick wickets as well.
MS-W Playing 11 (likely)
1. Elyse Villani
2. Annabel Sutherland
3. Meg Lanning (c)
4. Maia Bouchier
5. Kim Garth
6. Nicole Faltum (wk)
7. Tess Flintoff
8. Anna Lanning
9. Linsey Smith
10. Sophie Day
11. Rhys McKenna
Watch Melbourne Stars Women vs Brisbane Heat Women Dream11 Live score and streaming on Sony Sports Network. The Women’s Big Bash League 2021 will be streamed live on Sony LIV Platform. The cricket fans can watch the highlights of the matches on the Cricket Australia YouTube Channel. While if you want the stats of each player, you can hop on the official website of the tournament.
The Sony Six Channel has been telecasting the Big Bash tournament for the past few years. It has been an exciting tournament, with the players trying at their best to attract sponsors and attention of cricket fans towards the tournament. Due to covid concerns in Australia, no crowd has been allowed to watch the Women’s Big Bash League 2021 Live.