| On Jan 1, 2022 1:12 PM IST

STA vs SCO Dream11 team, Who Will Win Big Bash League – Today Match Prediction 2 January


STA vs SCO Today Match Prediction: The Melbourne Stars and Perth Scorchers will feature in the Match 31 of the Big Bash League 2021. The Perth Scorchers  are at 2nd position in the points table with 6 wins in 7 fixtures. They lost their last fixture by 34 runs to Sydney Thunder team. While the Melbourne Stars team have 50% win ratio in 6 league matches. They won their last league game by 20 runs by posting a total of 200+ runs. The players which are expected to perform well in this fixture are Coulter Nile and Hilton Cartwright, while Colin Munro and Jason Behrendroff will look to do well for the Scorchers.


STA vs SCO Big Bash League 2021 Match 31 Details

Form guide (Last 5 games)



Team record in Big Bash League 2021

SCO- 6 wins in 7 games

STA- 3 wins in 6 games

Standings on Big Bash League 2021 points table

STA- 6


STA vs SCO Today Match Prediction

The Melbourne Stars team have been average with their performance in the tournament, and need their experienced players to fire in a consistent manner. The likes of Maxwell and Stoinis in the batting department, while Nile and Zampa need to come back to form. From this fixture, Haris Rauf is expected to be playing for the Stars team replacing Andre Russell.

The Perth Scorchers side will look to continue the same form in the tournament. The team’s combination will be disturbed with the unavailability of Mitchell Marsh and Josh Inglis, who have joined the Australian test side. The players like Cameron Bancroft, Nick Hobson, an dfast bowler Tymal Mills are expected to be back in the mix.

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Who will win today’s STA vs SCO match?

The Perth Scorchers have been impressive in the tournament with their all round performances and consistency from almost all their players. Although they suffered a loss in the last game, they are expected to bounce back harder  in the STA vs SCO Dream11 Prediction.  While the Melbourne Stars team have batted well, but their bowling unit has not been at their best, and need to pick enough wickets to put opposition in pressure. The Perth Scorchers are expected to win this game, but will be a close contest due to the absence of Marsh in this fixture.

Melbourne Stars vs Perth Scorchers Dream11 Team & Playing 11 For Today’s Match

Melbourne Stars Playing 11

1. Joe Clarke (wk)
2. Thomas Rogers
3. Charlie Wakim
4. Glenn Maxwell (c)
5. Hilton Cartwright
6. Justin Avendano
7. Tom O Connell
8. Qais Ahmad
9. Xavier Crone
10. Brody Couch
11. Haris Rauf


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The top picks from the Melbourne Stars team will be Hilton Cartwright and Nathan Coulter Nile.

 Hilton Cartwright Stats in Big Bash League

Player Name Matches Runs Strike Rate
Hilton Cartwright 60 1127 122.90

Nathan Coulter Nile Stats in Big Bash League

Player Name Matches Wickets Economy
Nathan Coulter Nile 61 73 7.63

Perth Scorchers Playing 11

1. Kurtis Patterson
2. Nick Hobson
3. Cameron Bancroft(wk)
4. Colin Munro
5. Ashton Turner(c)
6. Laurie Evans
7. Ashton Agar
8. Andrew Tye
9. Jason Behrendorff
10. Peter Hatzoglou
11. Lance Morris/ Tymal Mills


The key players for Perth Scorchers can be Colin Munro and Jason Behrendroff.

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 Jason Behrendroff Stats in Big Bash League

Player Name Matches Wickets Economy
Jason Behrendroff 66 79 6.87


Colin Munro Stats in Big Bash League 2021

Player Name Matches Runs Strike Rate
Colin Munro 7 268 142.50

Today match score: The team batting first is expected to post a total of around 160 on this venue.

Today pitch report: The pitch at Junction has hosted junior club level matches, and no senior level matches have been played at this venue. But, it is expected that the batters will have a good time in posting a good total in this venue.

Who won yesterday match: Sydney Thunder 187/3 won by 22 runs against Adelaide Strikers 165/7 in Match 28 of BBL 2021.

Big Bash League T20 Time Table: STA vs SCO January 2 at Melbourne

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Harshit Rathi

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