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STA vs HUR Today Match Prediction Melbourne Stars vs Hobart Hurricanes dream11 team Today 4 January

STA vs HUR today match prediction: The return fixture is here and Melbourne Stars will be looking to finally end their 3 match losing streak in this game.

HUR will be hoping to pocket another game to solidify their position at the top of the points table.

Lets take a look at STA vs HUR dream11 prediction

STA vs HUR dream11 match today

The tournament has entered his second phase and all the teams would be aware of their strengths and weaknesses. In STA vs HUR today match prediction, lets bring out the strengths and weaknesses of both the sides.

Strengths

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Melbourne Stars (STA)

  • The form of Glenn Maxwell is a massive plus for them
  • Billy Stanlake is stepping up consistently which is a welcome sign.

Hobart Hurricanes (HUR)

  • Dawid Malan has announced his arrival to BBL in style.
  • They are smart with their tactics in the season so far.
  • Riley Meredith and Nathan Ellis are doing a neat work and leading HUR pace attack in an excellent manner.

Weaknesses

Melbourne Stars (STA)

  • Marcus Stoinis needs to find his form as STA have suffered 3 straight defeats in a row.
  • The absence of Nathan Coulter Nile is hurting them big time.

Hobart Hurricanes (HUR)

  • The form of the colossal D Arcy Short has been a massive concern and he has become a walking wicket in the last few games. Its high time that the southpaw comes back with a bang.

Form guide (Last 5 games)

HUR- WWLWL

STA- LLLNRW

Records at Hobart (T20 format)

HUR- 25 wins, 18 defeats and 1 NR in 44 games

STA- 3 wins and 2 defeats in 5 games

STA vs HUR playing11

HUR Playing 11

D Arcy Short, Ben McDermott, Dawid Malan, Colin Ingram, Peter Handscomb, Nathan Ellis,  Sandeep Lamichhane, Scott Boland, Johan Botha, Riley Meredith

STA playing 11

Andre Fletcher, Marcus Stoinis, Hilton Cartwright, Glenn Maxwell, Ben Dunk, Nicholas Pooran, Nick Larkin, Adam Zampa, Billy Stanlake, Liam Hatcher, Zahir Khan

BBL 2020 Prediction: STA vs HUR who will win today?

The odds are certainly in favor of the Melbourne Stars according to the betting sites in STA vs HUR who will win today match section

Bet365- STA- 2.00, HUR- 1.85

Betway- STA- 1.90, HUR- 1.72

STA vs HUR dream11 team prediction tips

In STA vs HUR dream11 prediction, lets point out some important players from both the sides for fantasy leagues.

Ben McDermott: He is in good form and scored 31 runs in the last game against this same opponent. Though, 31 runs came at a strike rate of 88, he scored runs and he opens the batting as well. He can be a very good pick for grand leagues. He can also be captained in grand leagues.

Dawid Malan: The #1 batsman came to the party in the last game where he scored 75 off 56 balls and helped his team to reach a safe total. He is a mandatory pick and can be a captain option in small leagues.

Glenn Maxwell: He is in crazy form and threatened to take the game away from Hobart Hurricanes where he was set to take his team home with a magnificent century but got out for 70 off 30 balls including 5 maximums and 6 boundaries.

Nathan Ellis: He is used as an enforcer in the middle overs with both bat and ball and on his day can change the game and fetch massive amount of points in fantasy leagues. He can be a real value added pick.

Other picks: Billy Stanlake, Riley Meredith, Sandeep Lamichhane and Marcus Stoinis can all be good picks.

Today STA vs HUR match score: Team batting first will look to score around 170

Today match pitch: The wicket will be a good sporting wicket with something in it for both batsmen and bowlers.

Who won yesterday match: SIX won the game by 7 wickets against STR

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