STA vs SCO Dream11 Prediction: In the Match 31 of the Big Bash League T20 2021-22 season, the Melbourne Stars will be taking on the Perth Scorchers at the Junction Oval in Melbourne on 2 January, 2022 (Sunday). Both these teams are coming into this game after facing quite contrasting results in their respective previous outings. After winning six consecutive matches on the trot, the Perth Scorchers slipped to their opening defeat of the T20 season that came against Sydney Thunder and they are now placed second on the points table. On the other hand, Melbourne Stars have witnessed mixed fortunes with as many as three wins and three losses in the ongoing edition of the tournament. Both these teams will once again be eyeing to come up with the best of their efforts in this important game.
Fixture Name: Match 32, Melbourne Stars vs Perth Scorchers
Competition: Big Bash League T20
Date: 2 January
Time: 10 AM IST
Ground: Junction Oval, Melbourne
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The surface at the Junction Oval is expected to work in favour of the batters to a great extent. However, the bounce will also help the pace bowlers and spinners throughout the T20 match. But the batters of both the teams will enjoy batting on this wicket and thus, picking more of batters and all-rounders will be a great option from the fantasy cricket point of view.
Team Form Guide:
SCO (recent last): L W W W W
STA (recent last): W L L W W
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Marcus Stoinis Stats in T20
For the Melbourne Stars, explosive opening batter Marcus Stoinis will be a key player to watch out for in this match due to his staggering power-hitting abilities. Stoinis has smashed more than 3500 runs in the T20 format of the game and can also contribute with the ball having an economy less than 9.
Glenn Maxwell Stats in T20
Melbourne Stars captain Glenn Maxwell has delivered some crucial performances with the bat so far in the ongoing Big Bash League T20 season. Glenn Maxwell smashed a wonderful knock of 103 runs off only 57 balls that included 12 fours and 3 sixes in the fixture against Sydney Sixers.
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Colin Munro Stats in Big Bash League T20
Perth Scorchers middle-order batter Colin Munro has performed amazingly well this T20 season and has delivered amazing scores on a regular basis. Munro has smashed back-to-back half-centuries in the last two games and is also the second highest run-scorer so far.
Andrew Tye Stats in Big Bash League
For the Perth Scorchers, right-arm pacer Andrew Tye has bowled remarkably well so far this season and has picked up wickets when his team needed the most. Andrew Tye is currently the fifth highest wicket-taker in the ongoing edition of the Big Bash League T20.
Melbourne Stars will be hoping to build on this winning momentum with the likes of Marcus Stoinis, Glenn Maxwell, Joe Clarke and Hilton Cartwright will be expected to play a significant role in the batting department. The likes of Nathan Coulter-Nile, Qais Ahmed and Brody Couch will be their important bowlers. On the other hand, Perth Scorchers will once again bank upon the likes of Cameron Bancroft, Kurtis Patterson, Colin Munro and Ashton Turner to take the responsibility with the bat. The likes of Jason Behrendorff, Andrew Tye and Ashton Agar will once again have to put up a consistent show with the ball. According to the STA vs SCO today match prediction & Melbourne Stars vs Perth Scorchers cricket betting tips, Perth Scorchers are the favourites to win this match.
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WICKET-KEEPERS: Joe Clarke
BATTERS: Marcus Stoinis, Hilton Cartwright, Colin Munro, Kurtis Patterson
ALL-ROUNDERS: Glenn Maxwell, Ashton Agar
BOWLERS: Matthew Kelly, Jason Behrendorff, Brody Couch, Andrew Tye
For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Glenn Maxwell, Colin Munro.
For Grand League: Marcus Stoinis, Andrew Tye.
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