Match 21 of the Women’s Big Bash League 2023 between Adelaide Strikers and Sydney Sixers at the historic W.A.C.A Ground in Perth is expected to be an exciting encounter. The Adelaide Strikers won their final match of the previous season by an aggregate of ten runs.
Adelaide Strikers enter this game having just defeated Brisbane Heat with style. In their allotted 20 overs, they managed a competitive total of 148 runs for four wickets. Bridget Patterson scored an incredible 70 runs and played a crucial role.
Megan Schutt and Amanda Wellington, both bowlers, contributed significantly as well, taking three wickets apiece. Together, these efforts made sure Brisbane Heat could only muster 89 runs.
Conversely, the Sydney Sixers’ most recent game against the Perth Scorchers was a difficult one. In their 20 overs, Perth Scorchers scored 166 runs in total. They were able to rack up 130 runs for the loss of nine wickets in 20 overs, despite a heroic 59 runs from Ellyse Perry. With three wickets in a stunning bowling performance, Ashleigh Gardner stood out.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 21, Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers – Match Details
Date and Time: November 3, 2023, Friday, 11:40 AM IST
Venue: W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth
Live Streaming: Fancode
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 21, Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers – Pitch & Weather Report
The quick and bouncy pitch has historically been a batter’s worst nightmare. Even though it has gotten flatter recently, bowling on this surface is still enjoyable for the pacers.
There will be some clouds in the sky and a high temperature of 34 degrees Celsius.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 21, Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers – Probable Playing Xl
Adelaide Strikers: Laura Wolvaardt, Tahlia McGrath (c), Katie Mack, Danielle Gibson, Bridget Patterson (wk), Madeline Penna, Jemma Barsby, Megan Schutt, Georgia Adams, Amanda-Jade Wellington, Anesu Mushangwe
Sydney Sixers: Ashleigh Gardner, Ellyse Perry (c), Suzie Bates, Maitlan Brown, Erin Burns, Chloe Tryon, Linsey Smith, Mathilda Carmichael, Kate Pelle (wk), Kate Peterson, Lauren Cheatle
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 21, Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers – Head-to-head records
Sydney Sixers have won 12 of the last 16 games, giving them a head-to-head advantage over Adelaide Strikers. But compared to the Sixers, who have won three of the last five games, the Strikers have played far better this season.
In the last five head-to-head games, the Strikers have also demonstrated their superiority by winning four of them. Thus, we should anticipate that they will win the next game.
Prediction: Adelaide Strikers to win the match.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 21, Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers – Key Players
Katie Mack: In the forthcoming game, Adelaide Strikers’ Katie Mack will be the best batting pick. Mack has an average of 34.20 and has scored 171 runs in 5 innings. Although her strike rate is 129.54 and is a very skilled batter, she only managed two runs in her most recent game.
Megan Schutt: Megan Schutt is an exceptionally talented bowler. In five innings of the campaign, she has taken nine wickets at an economy of 6.37. She recorded three wickets in her most recent game.
Ellyse Perry: Ellyse Perry is the lone productive batter on the club right now and is enjoying a fantastic season. In four games, she scored 31, 49, 50, and 59 runs and has amassed 189 runs at an average of 47.25. She is the team’s best pick for batting.
Ashleigh Gardner: The Sydney Sixers’ leading wicket-taker is Ashleigh Gardner. In five games, she has claimed ten wickets at an economy rate of 7.73. She took three wickets in the earlier match.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 21, Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers – Dream 11 Prediction
Wicketkeeper: Bridget Patterson
Batters: Ellyse Perry, Katie Mack, Laura Wolvaardt, Chloe Tryon
Allrounders: Tahlia McGrath (VC), Georgia Adams, Ashleigh Gardner (C), Maitlan Brown
Bowlers: Megan Schutt, Anesu Mushangwe