The Sydney Thunder Women and Brisbane Heat Women will lock horns in the Match 34 of Women’s Big Bash 2021. The core players of Brisbane Heat are the top order batetr Grace Harris and captain Jess Jonassen. While the Sydney Thunder need the consistent contribution from their top Indian players like Smriti Mandhana and Deepti Sharma to keep climbing up in the points table.
The Sydney Thunder Women have 2 wins in 7 matches, and are at 8th position in the points table. They secured a much needed victory in their last league match by 37 runs Hobart Hurricanes Women. While, the Brisbane Heat Women have 4 wins in 8 matches and are at 3rd position in the table. They lost their last league match to Melbourne Renegades Women by 15 runs.
The fixture between Sydney Thunder and Brisbane Heat is expected to be a tough one, with the presence of talented teams in the tournament. The players have fine experience and current form to help the team in winning this fixture. It will be an important fixture for Syndey Thunder to keep their hopes alive of making it to the semifinals of the tournament.
Fixture Name: Match 34
Competition: Women’s Big Bash T20 2021
Date: 7 November
Time: 4:45 AM IST
Team Form Guide:
BH-W(recent last): W L NR
ST-W(recent last): L W L
Venue: Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
Pitch Report: The match between and Sydney Thunder women and Brisbane Heat women team will take place in Adelaide. This venue has an average score of 133, depicting the support to bowlers as well as batters. The pitch is expected to support spinners in containing runs and dismissing the batters. The team batting first has won most of the matches at Adelaide.
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Brisbane Heat 181/7 won by 6 runs against Perth Scorchers 175/6 in Big Bash League 2020/21.
The maximum players of Brisbane Heat are selected in Dream11 Team. The captain pick for your fantasy team will be Grace Harris, who has been quite consistent with her contribution with the bat. While the vice captain can be the all rounder Deepti Sharma with a proven track record and terrific current form as well in the T20 format.
WICKET-KEEPERS: Georgia Redmayne
BATSMEN: Phoebe Litchfield, Smriti Mandhana, Laura Kimmince, Georgia Voll
ALL-ROUNDERS: Deepti Sarma, Grace Harris, Jess Jonassen
BOWLERS: Hannah Darlington, Nicola Hancock, Courtney Sippel
The Brisbane Heat team is expected to secure victory in this fixture due to the experienced set of players. They have been in fine momentum with the players, who are consistent performers. While the Sydney Thunder will look to be proficient like the last league match, where they were impressive in both departments of the game.
The Sydney Thunder have been average with their performances, but would be confident after securing a win by 37 runs in their last league match against Hobart Hurricanes. They managed to post 146 runs on the board, with the contribution of Smriti Mandhana and Litchfield. While bowling unit led by Deepti contained the opposition well. The top picks for this game will be Smriti Mandhana and Deepti Sharma.
The all rounder will play the most vital role to help Thunder to claim victory in this fixture. She has a proven track record for the Indian team and would look to use her experience well to continue the good form. In the last fixture, she scored 20 runs and took 3 wickets. In 6 matches of the tournament, Deepti Sharma has scored 127 runs and has 9 wickets as well.
The top order batsman has returned back to form in the WBBL and would look to continue the same form. She can provide a stable start and keep the scoreboard ticking with her fine skills. In the last league match, Mandhana scored a half century, which made sure the Thunder secures their second victory. In 6 matches, Smriti has accumulated 133 runs.
X-factor: The captain Hannah Darlington is a bowling all rounder and can be one of the finest performers.
Player to Watch: The top order batter Phoebe Litchfield has been consistent with her contribution.
ST-W Playing 11 (likely)
1. Smriti Mandhana
2. Tahila Wilson (wk)
3. Phoebe Litchfield
4. Deepti Sharma
5. Corinne Hall
6. Anika Learoyd
7. Sammy-Jo Johnson
8. Hannah Darlington (c)
9. Lauren Smith
10. Isabelle Wong
11. Samantha Bates
The Brisbane Heat had been playing well until their first 4-5 league matches, but have lost momentum in the last 3. They gave away 200+ runs in their last league match, and need to improve on that aspect. But the batters like Voll and Kimmince will be positive about their efforts, as they helped the team to reach the score of 194 and just falling short of 15 runs.
The captain of Brisbane Heat is the leading wicket taker in the tournament and has been one of the reasons for the team’s good performances . But she needs to gather momentum and contributing again by taking wickets and being useful with the bat in the middle order. In 7 matches, Jess Jonassen has scalped 13 wickets and will be vital to team’s cause in this fixture.
One of the best batters in the tournament will be the captain pick for your fantasy team. Grace has been consistent in contributing for the team and keep the team in good stead in the power play overs. She scored 20+ runs in the last fixture, and would look to improve her performance. In 7 matches, Grace has mustered 274 runs at an average of 45.66.
X-factor: Nicola Hancock is a talented cricketer, who is playing quite well in both departments.
Player to Watch: The batter Georgia Voll is expected to continue the same form in this fixture as well.
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. Courtney Sippel
10. Georgia Prestwidge
11. Nicola Hancock
Watch Sydney Thunder Women vs Brisbane Heat Women Dream11 Live score and streaming on Sony Sports Network. This fixture can also be watched live on FanCode app, as they have bought the streaming rights. The cricket fans interested in the Dream11 Prediction can view the stats of the players and track record in the tournament on Cricket Australia official website.
The Sony Six Channel will broadcast the ST-W vs BH-W Match 34 of the Big Bash League 2021. The Sydney Thunder and languishing at the bottom of the table and need to fetch crucial victories to keep their hopes alive of making it to the semifinals of the tournament. It is expected to be an interesting match between the both teams trying to crawl up in the points table.