PS vs SDT Dream11 Match Prediction | Who Will Win Today
Perth, January 24 at 04:10 PM IST
Perth Scorchers and Sydney Thunder lock horns in a bid to save their fledgeling campaigns on Thursday at Perth Stadium. The two sides have faced three defeats in their last five games and would be looking for a turnaround here.
Perth Scorchers are reeling at the bottom of Big Bash 2019 points table, having managed only three wins so far in the competition. In their last outing, against Hobart Hurricanes (Jan. 18), the Scorchers suffered a 4-wicket defeat.
Sydney Thunder, on the other hand, have not gelled together to put on consistent performances this season. However, they are not so far down and do have a chance to lift themselves up the ladder.
Form Guide (last five fixtures, recent first):
Perth Scorchers – L W W L L
Sydney Thunder – L NR W L L
Head-to-head (last five fixtures)
Perth Scorchers – 2, Sydney Thunder – 3
Perth Scorchers Team News: They have made four changes to their squad. Shaun Marsh, Mitch Marsh, Jason Behrendorff and Liam Guthrie have been added while Jhye Richardson, Sam Whiteman, David Willey, Aaron Hardie and Will Bosisto are unavailable.
Sydney Thunder Team News: There are three changes in the Thunder squad. Jay Lenton has been ruled out through injury while Arjun Nair and Jono Cook are among others who miss out. Matt Gilkes, Baxter Holt and Nathan McAndrew are added to the squad.
PS Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – Cameron Bancroft
Batsmen – Ashton Turner, Michael Klinger, Shaun Marsh, Hilton Cartwright
All-rounders – Mitch Marsh
Bowlers – Jason Behrendorff, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Andrew Tye (Doubt: Usman Qadir, Matt Kelly, Liam Guthrie)
SDT Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – Matthew Gilkes/Baxter Holt
Batsmen – Shane Watson, Callum Ferguson, Jason Sangha (Doubt: Nathan McAndrew)
All-rounders – Anton Devcich, Daniel Sams
Bowlers – Fawad Ahmed, Chris Jordan, Gurinder Sandhu (Doubt: Chris Green, Sam Rainbird)
Perth Scorchers squad: Mitch Marsh (c), Ashton Turner (vc), Cameron Bancroft, Jason Behrendorff, Hilton Cartwright, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Liam Guthrie, Nick Hobson, Matt Kelly, Michael Klinger, Shaun Marsh, Usman Qadir and Andrew Tye.
Sydney Thunder squad: Shane Watson (c), Anton Devcich, Fawad Ahmed, Callum Ferguson, Matthew Gilkes, Chris Green, Baxter Holt, Chris Jordan, Nathan McAndrew, Sam Rainbird, Daniel Sams, Gurinder Sandhu and Jason Sangha.
Perth Scorchers fantasy picks: Cameron Bancroft, Ashton Turner and Shaun Marsh hold key to Perth Scorchers’ batting. Rashid Khan, Ben Laughlin and Billy Stanlake are the bowlers Strikers’ depend on. Jason Behrendorff, Jason Behrendorff and Nathan Coulter-Nile can be backed to deliver with the ball.
Sydney Thunder fantasy picks: Thunders’ top-4 – Anton Devcich, Shane Watson, Callum Ferguson and Jason Sangha – have all made notable contributions with the bat this season. Gurinder Sandhu and Daniel Sams picked 3 wickets apiece in the last game and will be full of confidence.
Captain choices: Shaun Marsh, Shane Watson, Callum Ferguson
This PS vs SDT Dream11 prediction is based on news sourced from various sources. We suggest you pick your playing 11 from the squad listed above basis PS vs SDT team news. Kindly revisit before the deadline to get the final update of the PS vs SDT Dream11 Prediction.