The Melbourne Stars Women and Hobart Hurricanes Women will lock horns in the Match 6 of Women’s Big Bash 2021. The Melbourne Stars have the presence of players like Elysse Vilani and Kim Garth. While the Hobart Hurricanes will look to find contributions from Richa Ghosh and Mignon Du Preez. While Rachel Priest and Meg Lanning are the captains of Hobart Hurricanes and Melbourne Stars respectively.
The Hobart Hurricanes lost both their league matches, and are positioned 6th in the points table. They lost their last fixture, when the Sydney Sixers chased down the total of 125 easily. While Melbourne Stars could not win their last league match, which was their first fixture. Although it was a good effort by the batters to score 99 in 11 overs, but could not defend it.
The Match 6 of the Women’s Big Bash T20 2021 will witness Melbourne Stars and Hobart Hurricanes up against each other. The both teams are coming into this tournament after a loss in their last fixtures. and would look to perform quite well and be proficient in both departments of the game. The both teams will count on their experienced international cricketers.
Fixture Name: Match 6
Competition: Women’s Big Bash T20 2021
Date: 19 October
Time: 7:55 AM IST
Team Form Guide:
HB-W(recent last): L L L
MS-W(recent last): L L W
Venue: Bellerive Oval, Hobart
Pitch Report: The match between Melbourne Stars and Hobart Hurricanes team is scheduled to take place in Bellerive Oval, Hobart. The spinners are expected to be getting assistance from the surface, as they have got in the last few matches. The average score on this venue is 130, and the batters will look to stay at the crease for longer duration to score runs.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Perth Scorchers Women 137/7 won the super over against Brisbane Heat women 137/9 in Match 5 of Women’s Big Bash League 2021.
The 7 players from Hobart, while 4 from Stars are chosen in the Dream11 team. The captain pick from your team will be Meg Lanning, who is an experienced cricketer with a proven track record. While the vice captain can be Richa Ghosh, with consistent scores in the first 2 league matches of the Hobart Hurricanes team.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Rachel Priest, Richa Ghosh
BATSMEN: Mignon Du Preez, Meg Lanning, Elyse Villani
ALL-ROUNDERS: Nicola Carey, Annabel Sutherland, Sasha Moloney
BOWLERS: Belinda Vakarewa, Molly Strano, Sophie Day
The Hobart Hurricanes are expected to secure victory in this fixture due to the fine balance of the team. They have better bowlers in their ranks, who can run down the batting line up of the opposition. While the Melbourne Stars are reliant on the 1-2 players, and need to perform well as a team. The experience of Lanning will play a crucial role for them.
Hobart Hurricanes lost their last game to the same opponents of Melbourne, Sydney Sixers. There game also went to the last over, and they lost it there. Batting was decent, and it was the sole reason of their disappointing performance. India’s Richa Ghosh had a decent innings, which helped them put up a decent total on the board, which was really not enough. Strano had a excellent spell of his bowing, getting 3 wickets and being so economical.
The middle order batsman has been a fine performer for the Indian team in crucial situations. While, she has been quite impressive with her performances in the first 2 league matches of Women’s Big Bash 2021. She scored 46 runs to help the team in posting a good total on the board, and is also the leading run scorer of the tournament.
The bowler has been impressive with her line lengths and is a quality player for the Australian team. She was a part of the Australia World T20 team in 2020, and has sufficient experience behind her. In the last league match, she picked up 3 wickets and looked confident about executing her skills well in the death overs for Hobart Hurricanes.
Captain: Rachel Priest
Wicket-keeper: Rachel Priest
Possible Top Four: Ruth Jonston, Rachel Priest, Mignon du Preez, Richa Ghosh
Possible Pace Bowlers: Belinda Vakarewa, Tayla Vlaeminck, Nicola Carey
Spin Bowlers: Molly Strano, Amy Smith
Player to Watch: The middle order batsman and experienced Mignon Du Preez is expected to do well in this fixture.
HB-W Playing 11 (likely)
1. Ruth Johnston
2. Rachel Priest (c & wk)
3. Mignon du Preez
4. Richa Ghosh
5. Naomi Stalenberg
6. Nicola Carey
7. Sasha Moloney
8. Molly Strano
9. Belinda Vakarewa
10. Tayla Vlaeminck
11. Amy Smith
Melbourne Stars did well in the first game, but lost in the last over to the Sydney Sixers. They are a great side and will bounce back in this game with a lot of confidence. The game was reduced to 11 overs, due to rain, and Villani put up a good show with a half century on the board, taking the total to 99, which was very good, but the bowling was not good at all, which made them lose the game. Although, it went down to the last over, it was not a good performance.
The opener of the Melbourne Stars team has been impressive performer in the Big Bash league history. She has scored 2464 runs in 88 matches, and will look to count on her experience to continue the good form. In the last league match, she scored 54 off 31 balls, and helped the team to post a good total on the board, and will play a vital role.
The captain of the Melbourne Stars has been a quality performer for the Australian national team and the Melbourne Stars. She is coming into this tournament after doing quite well in the series against England and will be upbeat about her performances. In 67 BBL matches, she has amassed 2498 runs at an average of 46.26.
Captain: Meg Lanning
Wicketkeeper: Nicole Faltum
Possible Top Four: Elyse Villani, Annabel Sutherland, Meg Lanning, Maia Bouchier
Pace Bowlers: Anna Lanning, Rhys Mckenna
Spin Bowlers: Maddy Drakes, Sophie Day
Player to Watch: Annabel Sutherland is a talented cricketer, and will look to help the team in opening their account.
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. Maddy Darke
10. Sophie Day
11. Rhys McKenna
Watch Melbourne Stars vs Hobart Hurricanes Women Women Dream11 Live score and streaming on Sony Sports Network. The Sony LIV will stream the game between Melbourne Stars and Hobart Hurricanes. All the stats related to the Women’s Big Bash League 2021 will be available on the Australian cricket website. While the photos and videos will be posted on WBBL Twitter.
The Sony Six Channel is likely to broadcast the MS-W vs HB-W Match 6 of the Women’s Big Bash 2021. They have taken the rights for past many years and have been receiving fine viewership and sponsors for the tournament. The crowd have not been allowed to watch Women’s Big Bash 2021, keeping in view the covid situation in Australia.