HUR vs SIX Dream11 Match Prediction
Big Bash League is back with its 10th instalment as Hobart Hurricanes would meet Sydney Sixers in the tournament opener on Thursday. The tournament is going to be different from the earlier editions due to the introduction of new rules. Defending champions Sydney Sixers would look to pick from where they left last season. Hobart Hurricanes, on the other hand, would look to take a further step this time around as they lost in the semifinals during the last season. Both teams have made some changes to their respective squads, and they would now be eager to take off from the very first game. The selection of the teams is going to be very interesting due to the ‘X-Factor Player’ rule. Strategies would become a part of the tournament heavily in this edition. Both teams would want nothing but a win in the very first game, but only the team with the better composure would emerge the winners. Let’s take a look at the HUR vs SIX Dream11 Prediction for this KFC Big Bash League fixture.
HUR vs SIX Match Details:
Big Bash League: Match 1
Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Sixers
Date- Thursday, 10th December 2020
Time- 1:45 PM (IST)
Venue- Bellerive Oval, Hobart
Venue Details (Domestic T20s):
Total Matches Played: 39
Batting First Won: 20
Batting Second Won: 10
Average Score Batting First: 168
Highest Score: Brisbane Heat 212/3
Lowest Score: Sydney Thunder 94/10
This is a high-scoring venue, expect batsmen to score loads of runs.
Live Cricket Streaming: Watch HUR vs SIX live cricket online on Sony Liv App.
HUR vs SIX Dream11 Team News
Hobart Hurricanes Team News
The Hurricanes have announced a 14-men squad for this game.
HUR Squad –
D Arcy Short, Peter Handscomb (C), Caleb Jewell, Colin Ingram, Macalister Wright, Tim David, Charlie Wakim, James Faulkner, Riley Meredith, Johan Botha, Will Jacks, Scott Boland, Nathan Ellis, and Nick Winter.
Injury Updates: No injury updates in the HUR vs SIX Dream11 Team Prediction.
Unavailability: Skipper Matthew Wade is unavailable due to national duties. Ben McDermott has also been called to Australia A squad to replace injured Will Pucovski.
- D’Arcy Short is expected to open the batting alongside Caleb Jewel or Mac Wright.
- Colin Ingram, Peter Handscomb, and Will Jacks would form the Middle-order for the side.
- James Faulkner and Johan Botha would bat in the lower-middle order and also contribute with the ball.
- Nathan Ellis and Scott Boland would lead the pace bowling attack.
HUR Playing 11 (Probable)
D’Arcy Short, Caleb Jewell, Colin Ingram, Peter Handscomb (C & WK), Will Jacks, Mac Wright, Riley Meredith, Johan Botha, James Faulkner, Nathan Ellis, and Scott Boland.
Sydney Sixers Team News
The Sixers have a 16-men squad for this game.
SIX Squad –
Josh Philippe, Jack Edwards, Daniel Hughes (C), James Vince, Jordan Silk, Justin Avendano, Daniel Christian, Carlos Brathwaite, Steve OKeefe, Thomas Rogers, Ben Dwarshuis, Nicholas Bertus, Gurinder Sandhu, Ben Manenti, Lawrence Neil-Smith, and Lloyd Pope.
Injury Updates: No injury updates in HUR vs SIX Dream11 Team Prediction.
Unavailability: Steven Smith and Tom Curran have pulled out of the competition due to bio-bubble fatigue.
- Josh Philippe and Jack Edwards are expected to open the batting for the side.
- The likes of James Vince, Daniel Hughes, and Jordan Silk would form the middle order.
- Dan Christian and Carlos Brathwaite would bowl and bat in the lower middle order.
- Lloyd Pope and Steve O’Keefe are expected to handle the spin bowling department, while Ben Dwarshuis alongside Gurinder Sandhu or Tom Rogers would lead the pace bowling attack.
SIX Playing 11 (Probable)
Josh Philippe (WK), Jack Edwards, James Vince, Daniel Hughes (C), Jordan Silk, Daniel Christian, Ben Dwarshuis, Lloyd Pope, Steve O’Keefe, Tom Rogers/Gurinder Sandhu, and Carlos Brathwaite
HUR vs SIX Today Match Prediction: Who will win HUR vs SIX Today Match?
There is no doubt that both teams would look to begin their camapign in style with a win. Hobart Hurricanes would look to take home advantage in this game. Here are some betting odds from some prominent betting platforms for this game –
Bet365: Hobart Hurricanes – 17/20, Sydney Sixers – 1
SkyBet: Hobart Hurricanes – 4/5, Sydney Sixers – 1
Betfair: Hobart Hurricanes – 5/6, Sydney Sixers – 1
Every portal is expected this game to be a close contest. However, every portal has also given Hobart Hurricanes an upper-hand in this game. As per our HUR vs SIX Today Match Prediction, Hobart Hurricanes are expected to win this game.
HUR vs SIX Dream11 Top Picks, Captain Options
D’Arcy Short – He is unmissable in this game as he is going to open the batting for the Men in Purple. He has scored the truckloads of the runs for his side in the last couple of editions, and he would be eager to hit the button straight away. He would also bowl 2-3 overs in the middle.
T20 Career – Matches – 86, Runs – 3004, Strike Rate – 135.31, Wickets – 40
James Faulkner- The all-rounder hasn’t done much in the last couple of editions, but he still is a force to reckon with. He is likely to bowl all 4 overs and could bat some down the order as well.
T20 Career – Matches – 206, Runs – 1770, Wickets – 235
Josh Philippe – The dynamic batsman is coming off an IPL stint with Royal Challengers Bangalore. He likes to score runs freely and could take the game away in a few overs. He would be eager to build upon the performances of the last edition.
T20 Career – Matches – 37, Runs – 836, Strike Rate – 133.94
James Vince – The English international would bring a lot of experience on the table for the Men in Magenta. He is a solid batsman, and he is likely to bat at number 3.
T20 Career – Matches – 225, Runs – 5833, Strike Rate – 132.83
HUR vs SIX Dream11 Team
WK: J Phillipe (VC)
BAT: D Hughes, J Vince, C Jewell, C Ingram
AR: D Christian, D Short (C), J Faulkner
BOWL: L Pope, B Dwarshius, S Boland
HUR vs SIX Dream11 Grand League Tips
- Carlos Braithwaite, Peter Handscomb, and Nathan Ellis could be selected in the team.
- Scott Boland and Llyod Pope could be tried as the vice-captain.
- Colin Ingram and Dan Christian could be tried as the captain.