- Rohit Singh | January 18, 2023 | 11:41 pm
THU vs REN, 47th Match Preview
Sydney Thunder and Melbourne Renegades go head to head in Match 47 of the 2022-23 Big Bash League in Canberra on Thursday evening. Thunder have won five games and lost six from their 11 fixtures. The Renegades are two points better off with six wins and five defeats. Sydney Thunder have fallen down the BBL table and are now down in sixth. However, a win will see them back up to fourth and they have the players to be able to get a victory in this match. Melbourne Renegades have picked up some excellent wins over recent games and have Sam Harper scoring runs for fun. We expect them to be very competitive in this fixture.
THU vs REN, 47th Match Details
Sydney Thunder vs Melbourne Renegades – 47th Match
Venue: Manuka Oval – Canberra
Date & Time: 19th January 2023 a
t 01:45 PM IST
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network
THU vs REN, 47th Match Pitch Report
A par score on this pitch will be between 150-170. There will be pace, turn and some assistance off the pitch for the seam bowlers. The temperature will be lower in Canberra than most of the previous BBL games with a high expected of around 16 degrees. Cloudy conditions are forecast.
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THU vs REN, 47th Match Probable Playing XIs:
Melbourne Renegades Probable Playing XIs
Martin Guptill, Jake Fraser-McGurk, Sam Harper (wk), Aaron Finch (c), Matt Critchley, Jonathan Wells, Tom Rogers, Will Sutherland, Ruwantha Kellepotha, Kane Richardson, Fawad Ahmed
Sydney Thunder Probable Playing XIs
Matthew Gilkes (wk), David Warner, Sam Whiteman, Oliver Davies, Alex Ross, Daniel Sams, Ben Cutting, Nathan McAndrew, Chris Green (c), Usman Qadir, Brendan Doggett
Topmost Picks for THU vs REN Dream11 Prediction, 47th Match:
Top Picks – Melbourne Renegades
- Tom Rogers- The pace bowler has kept up with BBL legendary bowlers like Sean Abbott and Andrew Tye at the top of the wicket takers list in this campaign. He took 2-45 in the Melbourne derby.
- Sam Harper- The keeper-batter has found some excellent form over recent weeks. He has hit 230 runs at a strike-rate of 157.53 across the tournament.
Top Picks – Sydney Thunder
- Oliver Davies- The 22-year-old has gone past 300 runs in BBL 12 and continues to impress. He hit 33 not out in the reverse fixture in Melbourne before Christmas.
- Daniel Sams- The left-arm pace bowling all-rounder was in fine form against the Hurricanes. He comes into this game after dismissing Caleb Jewell, Zak Crawley, Matthew Wade and Asif Ali in the last match.
Suggested Playing XI N0.1 for THU vs REN Dream11 Team:
Sam Harper, Aaron Finch, Oliver Davies, Alex Ross, Jonathan Wells, Daniel Sams(C), Will Sutherland, Nathan McAndrew, Tom Rogers(VC), Chris Green, Kane Richardson
Suggested Playing XI N0.2 for THU vs REN Dream11 Team:
Sam Harper(C), Martin Guptill, Oliver Davies(VC), David Warner, Jonathan Wells, Daniel Sams, Will Sutherland, Nathan McAndrew, Tom Rogers, Chris Green, Kane Richardson
Captain and Vice-Captain Options:
Captain – Daniel Sams, Sam Harper
Vice-captain – Tom Rogers, Oliver Davies
Wicketkeeper – Sam Harper
THU vs REN 47th Match Probable winners:
Both teams have some real quality players, although many of them have not delivered as many runs or wickets as expected. The likes of Oliver Davies and Daniel Sams look likely to give Sydney Thunder the edge in this game. With three group stage games remaining for both teams, they will both be aware that there are only three points separating the teams from seventh to third. As a result, this game is very important for both sides. Expect the experienced players to step up in this match and we are backing Sydney Thunder’s players to come through with big performances to take their team to victory. Considering the team combination, Sydney Thunder is expected to win this match.