The Hobart Hurricanes and Melbourne Stars will square off in the 20th game of the Women’s Big Bash League 2023 on Thursday, November 2, at Bellerive Oval in Hobart.
In their most recent game, the Hobart Hurricanes Women, who are sixth in the points table right now, defeated Sydney Thunder by a score of 24 runs to win their second straight game. Lizelle Lee, the opener, put on an outstanding show with a stunning 91 runs in her innings, supported by 40 from captain Elyse Villani and 31* off 23 from Heather Graham. In 20 overs, they set a first-innings total of 174/3.
Molly Strano claimed two wickets during the chase, while Amy Smith and Nicola Carey both claimed one. Sydney Thunder Women were successfully restricted to 150/6 by the combined bowling effort.
In the meantime, Melbourne Stars Women defeated Perth Scorchers in their most recent game to snap a three-match losing streak. Thanks to contributions from Alice Capsey (31), Sophie Reid (25), and Annabel Sutherland (49), they were able to establish a target of 155 runs.
Within the bowling unit, Sutherland and Capsey each claimed two wickets, but Sophie Day bowled an outstanding 4/27. The bowling unit’s combined efforts to limit the opposition to 147 runs.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 20, Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars Match Details
Date and Time: November 2, 2023, Tuesday, 1:40 pm IST
Venue: Junction Oval, Melbourne
Live Streaming: Fancode
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 20, Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars Pitch Report
The Bellerive Oval has a reputation for having slow-moving wickets that flatten out as the game goes on. But because of recent modifications to its features, games now feature a more evenly matched battle between batters and bowlers. At this ground, the first innings score has typically been between 140 and 150 runs.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 20, Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars Weather Report
It appears to be a cold Thursday night at Bellerive Oval in Hobart. With a 3% chance of rain and temperatures around 13°C, we can anticipate a light breeze of 18 km/h and a few clouds.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 20, Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars Head-to-head Record
Prediction: Perth Scorchers to win the match.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 20, Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars Probable Xl
Hobart Hurricanes: Lizelle Lee (wk), Elyse Villani (c), Bryony Smith, Heather Graham, Nicola Carey, Naomi Stalenberg, Ruth Johnston, Molly Strano, Amy Smith, Shabnim Ismail, Maisy Gibson
Melbourne Stars: Sophia Dunkley, Meg Lanning (c), Alice Capsey, Annabel Sutherland, Maia Bouchier, Nicole Faltum (wk), Kim Garth, Sophie Reid, Sasha Moloney, Rhys McKenna, Sophie Day
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 20, Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars Dream11 Prediction
Wicketkeeper: Lizelle Lee (C)
Batters: Meg Lanning, Sophia Dunkley, Elyse Villani, Naomi Stalenberg
Allrounders: Annabel Sutherland, Heather Graham, Alice Capsey, Kim Garth
Bowlers: Molly Strano, Sophie Day (VC)