On Friday, November 24, 2023, Adelaide Strikers will face Perth Scorchers in match 53 of the Women’s Big Bash League 2023 at the Adelaide Oval. WBBL 2023 is moving into the crucial final phase of the league matches with the teams fighting hard to finish at the top-four.
Adelaide Strikers are currently at the top of the points table with 18 points. They defeated Sydney Thunder by three runs in a last-ball thriller in their previous game. Laura Wolvaardt’s brilliant unbeaten knock of 78 runs led Strikers to a last-ball win. Although the rest of the batting order faced difficulties. The bowlers are making a notable contribution in the victories. This team is in outstanding form and is looking very dangerous.
Perth Scorchers are having a superb season so far. They are presently in second position with 16 points. They have won eight of their 13 matches. However, they faced defeat in their last fixture as they failed to chase a score of 158 runs and lost the match by 33 runs. Scorchers will hope to get back the momentum with a win in this game after their recent losses.
Adelaide Strikers will be looking to continue their winning momentum with yet another victory to seal the top place to directly qualify for the finals. Whereas Perth Scorchers will look to end the league stage at the top with a win in this match
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 53, Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers – Match Details
Date and Time: November 24, 2023, Friday, 01:40 PM IST
Venue: Adelaide Oval
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network and FanCode
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 53, Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers – Pitch Report
The pitch at this venue helps fast bowlers to swing the ball. An average first innings score might be around 145 runs. Batting first will probably be easier in this fixture.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 53, Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers – Weather Report
The weather forecast for this match is expected to be the clear sky. The temperature will be around 18-degree celsius with 59% humidity. There are no chances of rain during the game.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 53, Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers – Probable Playing XIs
Adelaide Strikers: Laura Wolvaardt, Tahlia McGrath ©, Katie Mack, Bridget Patterson (wk), Darcie Brown, Amanda Wellington, Jemma Barsly, Megan Schutt, Anesu Mushangwe, Madeline Penna, Danielle Gibson.
Perth Scorchers: Beth Mooney (wk), Nat Sciver-Brunt, Amy Jones, Sophie Devine ©, Amy Edgar, Chloe Ainsworth, Alana King, Piepa Cleary, Lilly Mills, Maddy Drake, Chloe Piparo.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 53, Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers – Head-to-Head Records
Adelaide Strikers and Perth Scorchers have met each other 10 times with Strikers dominating the Scorchers. Adelaide Strikers have won seven games whereas Perth Scorchers have three victories.
Prediction: Adelaide Strikers to win the match.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 53, Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers – Key Players
- Laura Wolvaardt – She is currently in prime form as she led her team to a thrilling win in the last game. Wolvaardt smashed an outstanding unbeaten 70 runs off 61 balls and scored more than 50% of the total team runs. She is an in-form batter for Strikers so she will be the batter to look out for against Perth Scorchers.
- Megan Schutt – She has been a very consistent bowler for Adelaide Strikers as she has taken 18 wickets in the tournament so far. Besides this she has also made a notable contribution with the bat in the last game. Her effective bowling keeps the pressure on the batting side.
- Beth Mooney – She has been very impressive in this edition of WBBL. She has played some outstanding innings. Mooney has smashed 538 runs at a strike rate of 146.59 with a century and five fifties. She is in top form and is the key player to look out for against Adelaide Strikers.
- Amy Edgar – She has been brilliant with the bowl in this season. Edgar has grabbed 20 wickets in 13 matches at an economy of 6.48. She has picked up one wicket in the last game. Amy Edgar made the Perth Scorchers bowling unit more stronger with her valuable contribution.
Women’s Big Bash League 2023, Match 53, Adelaide Strikers vs Perth Scorchers – Dream 11 Prediction
Wicket-Keeper: Beth Mooney, Bridget Patterson
Batters: Laura Wolvaardt, Katie Mack, Maddy Darke
All-rounders: Nat Sciver-Brunt, Sophie Devine (C), Tahlia McGrath
Bowlers: Megan Schutt, Amy Edgar, Alana King