Melbourne Stars vs Perth Scorchers Today Match Prediction


Modified Jan 2, 2022 9:56 AM IST

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Melbourne Stars vs Perth Scorchers Today Match Prediction. The Melbourne Stars will face the Perth Scorchers in the Big Bash League’s 31st match in 2021-22. This game will be placed at Melbourne’s Junction Oval. The Melbourne Stars have won three and lost three games thus far. They have a total of 10 points in their account. In their most recent match, they defeated the Brisbane Heat.

The Stars scored a massive 207 runs after being given the opportunity to bat first. They then held the Heat to 187 points and will now attempt to build on that success. The Perth Scorchers, on the other hand, have won six of their seven games and have a total of 21 points. Their only defeat came against the Sydney Thunder in their last match. When they bowled first, they let up 200 runs in twenty overs to Thunder. As a result, they fell 34 runs short of their aim. They’ll now try to get back to winning ways.

Match Details

Match:  Melbourne Stars vs Perth Scorchers BBL.

Date: January 2nd, 2022

Time: 10:00 AM IST.

Venue: Junction Oval, Melbourne.

Weather Report

Tomorrow’s forecast calls for scattered rain. The daytime temperature will reach 29 °C, while the nighttime temperature will drop to 17 °C. We predict roughly 1.0 mm of precipitation to fall, with clouds covering 36% of the sky and a humidity of around 53%.

Pitch Report

The Junction Oval’s pitch is normally a sports one for playing cricket since it is well-balanced. The ball lands beautifully on the bat, allowing batters to use their full range of motion. As the game develops, the surface is unlikely to alter significantly. However, how the track performs this season remains to be seen. For both sides, winning the toss and fielding first should be the way to go.

Melbourne Stars vs Perth Scorchers Predicted Playing 11

Melbourne Stars Playing 11

Glenn Maxwell (c), Joe Clarke (wk), Nathan Coulter-Nile, Adam Zampa, Qais Ahmad, Brody Couch, Marcus Stoinis, Joe Burns, Andre Russell, Hilton Cartwright, Beau Webster

Perth Scorchers Playing 11

Ashton Turner (c), Josh Inglis (wk), Andrew Tye, Matthew Kelly, Jason Behrendorff, Lance Morris, Kurtis Patterson, Mitchell Marsh, Colin Munro, Laurie Evans, Ashton Agar

Key Player

Ashton Agar                                                      

In the current BBL season, Ashton Agar has done admirably in his duties. With an amazing economy rate of 7.33, the left-arm spinner has taken 10 wickets in seven games. He’s been able to keep the run-scoring under control with great effectiveness. Agar has also scored 44 runs at a strike rate of 22 with an undefeated maximum score of 30.

Mitchell Marsh

Mitchell Marsh has been in exceptional form for the Scorchers in this year’s T20 league. In five matches, the right-hander has hammered 255 runs at an average of 85 and a strike rate of 144.06. The Stars will be in serious trouble if he gets going. Not to mention the fact that Marsh has four wickets at an economy rate of 8.41.

Team News

  • The Perth Scorchers have done a better job of executing their plans than the Melbourne Stars, who are still looking for consistency in the league.
  • The Scorchers have a deep batting unit with Andrew Tye available to come in at number eight, which may be a game-changing factor in tight games.

Melbourne Stars vs Perth Scorchers Match Tips

The Melbourne Stars and Perth Scorchers will resume their match after it was postponed earlier in the week due to a positive test in the Stars’ camp. That situation has subsequently deteriorated substantially, but it will not prevent the game from continuing.

With many of their key players set to miss out, the Stars will see this as a free shot to cause an upset, but the Scorchers, who have only lost one of their seven games so far, with that loss coming last time out, will be desperate to put that defeat behind them and bounce back with a win in this one. They, too, will be without a number of important players after Mitch Marsh and Josh Inglis were picked in the Australian Test team, but they should still have enough talent to win here.

Today’s match prediction: Perth Scorchers to win the match