| On Updated : Jan 4, 2021 11:30 PM IST

REN vs STR Today Match Prediction Melbourne Renegades vs Adelaide Strikers dream11 team Today 5 January

REN vs STR today match prediction: Aaron Finch led Melbourne Renegades have lost their last 6 games now and are in hopeless situation. They need some miracle to turn things around.

Lets take a look at REN vs STR dream11 prediction

REN vs STR dream11 match today

In REN vs STR today match prediction, lets take a look at the strengths and weaknesses of both the sides.

Strengths

Melbourne Renegades (REN)

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  • Jack Prestwidge showed that he is a valuable asset to the team with his all round show in the game against Perth Scorchers.
  • The form of Shaun Marsh is their only other thing which they can feel relieved of.

Adelaide Strikers (STR)

  • They shuffled their batting order and it worked to some extent as Jake Weatherald aced the role of a finisher to good effect
  • Rashid Khan has been a real pillar of strength to them in the middle overs.

Weaknesses

Melbourne Renegades (REN)

  • They don’t have anything going their way at the moment.
  • They look like a depleted side and are down and out in almost all the departments of the game.
  • They badly need an inspiring knock from their captain in Aaron Finch as their team is in dire situation at the moment.

Adelaide Strikers (STR)

  • They are not getting good starts in powerplay and it is hurting them big time.

Form guide (Last 5 games)

REN- LLLLL

STR- LLWWW

Records at Adelaide Oval (T20 format)

REN- 3 wins and 3 defeats in 6 games

STR- 25 wins, 22 defeats and 1 NR in 48 games

REN vs STR playing11

REN playing 11

Aaron Finch, Shaun Marsh, Sam Harper, Rilee Rossouw, Mohammad Nabi, Imad Wasim, Jack Prestwidge, Kane Richardson, Josh Lalor, Peter Hatzoglou, Noor Ahmed

STR playing 11

Phil Salt, Jake Weatherald, Matt Renshaw, Alex Carey, Jono Wells, Ryan Gibson, Rashid Khan, Daniel Worrall, Danny Briggs, Wes Agar, Peter Siddle

BBL 2020 prediction: REN vs STR who will win today?

Adelaide Strikers have the upper hand coming into this game against Melbourne Renegades as the odds are in favor of Strikers according to the betting sites in REN vs STR who will win today match section

Bet365- REN- 2.25, STR- 1.70

Betway- REN- 2.20, STR- 1.61

REN vs STR dream11 team prediction tips

Lets take a look at the players from both the sides who are capable of fetching big amount of points for fantasy leagues in REN vs STR dream11 prediction

Rashid Khan: He is proving out to be a wicket taking machine in this season. The batsmen are not even able to play him out and he is breaking the defense of the batsmen for fun. He has picked 11 wickets in 7 games so far.

Alex Carey: The southpaw is in top form and has been scoring runs consistently. He has scored 192 runs in 5 games in this season so far at an impressive average of 38. He is a dangerous customer and is a mandatory pick in small leagues.

Kane Richardson: He went wicketless in the last 2 games but he just cant be left out of the fantasy leagues because of his ability to pick cheap wickets in slog overs. He can fetch handsome amount of points on his day.

Shaun Marsh: The veteran opener is in belligerent form at the moment. He is on a roll and hitting big runs for fun. He is the 4th leading run getter with 247 runs in 7 games.

Other picks: Jake Weatherald, Jack Prestwidge, Mohammad Nabi and Peter Siddle can all be decent picks for this round.

Today REN vs STR match score: Team batting first will look to score around 170

Today match pitch report: The wicket will be assisting spinners big time.

Who won yesterday game: HEA won the game by 5 wickets against THU.

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