Melbourne Stars and Sydney Sixers will play their 28th Women’s Big Bash League 2023 match on Wednesday, November 8, at Melbourne Cricket Ground in Melbourne.
Melbourne Stars have not yet scored a goal. They have two victories and five defeats, placing them eighth in the standings. In contrast, Sydney Thunder’s most recent match saw them defeat Melbourne Stars by nine wickets in the Women’s Big Bash League 2023. When the Stars batted first, they only managed 123 runs, with Annabel Sutherland leading the way with an undefeated 42. Afterwards, Sophia Dunkley was the only player to take a wicket with 34 points.
Sydney Sixers’ campaign is similar; they have dropped five of their last seven games. In their most recent match, they defeated the Melbourne Renegades by a margin of seven wickets to record their second victory. In addition to leading the bowling department with a 5-fer, captain Ellyse Perry struck an outstanding 44 to lead her team to victory in the Women’s Big Bash League 2023.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 28, Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Sixers – Match Details
Date and Time: November 8, 2023, Friday, 9:30 AM IST
Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network and FanCode
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 28, Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Sixers – Pitch & Weather Report
The Melbourne Cricket Ground’s wicket is regarded as one of the world’s most competitive. It gives bowlers and hitters an equally matched platform. Consistent bounce helps bowlers, but as the game progresses, hitters have more leeway to play their shots.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 28, Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Sixers – Weather Report
With a predicted high of 29°C, it appears to be a warm day at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Nonetheless, there is a 58% probability of precipitation, 36% humidity, and a 16 km/h wind in the afternoon, when there is a chance of isolated thunderstorms.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 28, Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Sixers – Probable Playing Xl
Melbourne Stars: Meg Lanning (c), Sophia Dunkley, Alice Capsey, Annabel Sutherland, Maia Bouchier, Nicole Faltum (wk), Kim Garth, Sophie Reid, Sasha Moloney, Rhys McKenna, Sophie Day
Sydney Sixers: Suzie Bates, Ellyse Perry (c), Ashleigh Gardner, Erin Burns, Chloe Tryon, Mathilda Carmichael, Maitlan Brown, Kate Pelle (wk), Kate Peterson, Linsey Smith, Lauren Cheatle
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 28, Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Sixers – Head-to-Head Records
The head-to-head record of the two teams is respectable. The Sixers have won eight games out of 15 games, and the Stars have won seven. Both teams are having not-so-good seasons. The Sydney Sixers may have gained some confidence from their last win over the Renegades, though, but the Stars are no different and have the potential to win.
Prediction: Melbourne Stars to win the match.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 28, Melbourne Stars vs Sydney Sixers – Dream 11 Prediction
Wicketkeepers: Nicole Faltum, Kate Pelle
Batters: Meg Lanning, Ellyse Perry (C), Sophia Dunkley
Allrounders: Annabel Sutherland (VC), Ashleigh Gardner, Alice Capsey, Chloe Tyron
Bowlers: Lauren Cheatle, Sophie Day