Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers, Match Prediction–Who will win today’s match?


Modified Jan 16, 2022 11:10 PM IST

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Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers, Match Prediction–Who will win today’s In Match 52 of the Big Bash League 2021-22, the Adelaide Strikers will face the Sydney Sixers. The matchup between the two teams will take place at Adelaide Oval. When the two sides played earlier this season, the Sydney Sixers triumphed by four wickets.

They bowled first and dismissed the Strikers for a score of 147/8. Thomas Kelly was his team’s best run-scorer with 41 runs. Jonathan Wells racked up 32 runs, while Matt Renshaw racked up 24. Sean Abott and Daniel Christian each grabbed three wickets. With four wickets remaining, the Sixers chased down the score. Jordan Silk (36 runs), Moises Henriques (28 runs), Josh Philippe (23 runs), and James Vince all made significant contributions (21). Rashid Khan took three wickets, and George Garton took two.

Match Details

Match:  Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers BBL.

Date: January 17, 2022

Time: 11:35 AM IST.

Venue: Adelaide Oval, Adelaide.

Weather Report

Tomorrow’s weather at Adelaide Oval, Australia, is expected to be sunny. The daytime temperature will reach 23 °C, while the nighttime temperature will drop to 15 °C. The weather will be dry, with no precipitation and cloud covering 10% of the sky, with a humidity of approximately 62 percent.

Pitch Report

So far, an average first innings score of 165 has been recorded on the Adelaide Oval pitch. As the game develops, spinners receive some help off the wicket, but this is a terrific track for batting. In the 61 games played here, teams batting first have won 37 of them.

Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers Predicted Playing 11

Adelaide Strikers Playing 11

Peter Siddle (c), Harry Nielsen (wk), Thomas Kelly, Henry Thornton, Harry Conway, Fawad Ahmed, Matthew Short, Matt Renshaw, Ian Cockbain, Jonathan Wells, Jake Weatherald.

Sydney Sixers Playing 11

Moises Henriques(c), Josh Philippe (wk), Hayden Kerr, Ben Dwarshuis, Jackson Bird, Steve O’Keefe, Jack Edwards, Daniel Hughes, Dan Christian, Jordan Silk, Sean Abbott.

Key Player

Josh Philippe                                                     

In the current round of the BBL, Josh Philippe has been outstanding for the Sixers. With 384 runs scored in 11 innings at an average of 38.40 and a strike rate of 147.69, the right-hander is the tournament’s second-highest run scorer. The Strikers’ bowlers are going to be in a lot of danger if he gets going.

Adam Zampa

Adam Zampa has cemented his place as a credible wicket-taker for Australia, and he’s done the same with the Stars. Despite not having taken many wickets this season, he is expected to bowl a match-winning session against the Heat in the upcoming match.

Team News

  • The Strikers are in great form as they enter the knockout stage, having won three of their past four games.
  • The Sydney Sixers enter into this game with a winning streak of three games in a row in the BBL 2021-22.

Adelaide Strikers vs Sydney Sixers Match Tips

Adelaide has won their previous two games in a row and is looking quite strong as a unit. Their hitters have begun to perform well, while their bowlers have performed admirably thus far in the competition. Along with Jono Wells and youthful pacer Henry Thornton, Matt Short has been their greatest player. They’ll try to keep their fine run going in this game as well. The Sixers, meanwhile, are coming off a rout of the in-form Sydney Thunder.

The three-time champions and reigning champs are one of the finest teams in the tournament and are playing like champions. Their hitters have performed admirably, and their bowlers have also been outstanding. Moises Henriques, Joshua Philippe, Dan Christian, Sean Abbott, and Ben Dwarshuis have all performed admirably. The Sixers, on the other hand, appear to be a better-balanced squad, but the Strikers should not be underestimated, especially after their recent performances. Nonetheless, we believe the Sixers will win the game.

Today’s match prediction:  Sydney Sixers to win the match