The highly anticipated third match of the Big Bash League is on the horizon, featuring a clash between Adelaide Strikers and Brisbane Heat. For ardent sports enthusiasts like you, missing a single cricket match is out of the question. We’ve got all the details you need about this exciting matchup, so read on and stay connected with & for timely sports updates.

The key detail of the match.

Name of the teams:

Adelaide Strikers & Brisbane Heat

Date & Time:

The match will be played on 9/12/2023 at 08:15 AM GMT / 06:45 PM local.


The venue of the match is Adelaide Oval, Adelaide

Live Coverage Details:

Disney+, Hotstar, and Star Sports India

Pitch report: 

Adelaide Oval, the chosen battleground for this match, is renowned for its equilibrium, offering a fair playing field for both batsmen and bowlers in Australia. Winning the toss is unlikely to confer any discernible advantage, emphasizing the need for teams to come thoroughly prepared. In the Women’s Big Bash League, five contests unfolded on this ground, yielding an average first-inning score of 108 runs. Naturally, a pristine pitch will be presented, promising an even more balanced playing surface for the upcoming encounter.

Weather report:

According to the weather department’s forecast, Adelaide Oval is expected to experience a maximum temperature of 17 degrees Celsius and a minimum of 12 degrees Celsius on the day of the match. The anticipated precipitation stands at 35%, with humidity reaching 89%, and the wind speed projected at 23 km/hr. Furthermore, the weather department has indicated the possibility of rain during the match day.

The full squad:

Adelaide Strikers:

Wes Agar, James Bazley, Cameron Boyce, Alex Carey, Brendan Doggett, Travis Head, Adam Hose, Thomas Kelly, Chris Lynn, Ben Manenti, Harry Nielsen, Jamie Overton, David Payne, D’Arcy Short, Matt Short, Jake Weatherald, Henry Thorton, Henry Hunt.

Brisbane Heat:

Xavier Bartlett, Sam Billings, Josh Brown, Max Bryant, Spencer Johnson, Matthew Kuhnemann, Marnus Labuschagne, Nathan McSweeney, Colin Munro, Michael Neser, Jimmy Peirson, Will Prestwidge, Matthew Renshaw, Mitchell Swepson, Jack Wildermuth, Paul Walter, Jack Wood, Usman Khawaja.

The probable XI’s of the squads:

Adelaide Strikers:

D’Arcy Short, Chris Lynn, Travis Head, Matt Short, Alex Carey, Jake Weatherald, Wes Agar, Ben Manenti, David Payne, Cameron Boyce, Brendon Doggett.

Brisbane Heat:

Usman Khawaja, Colin Munro, Sam Billings, Marnus Labuschagne, Max Bryant, Xavier Bartlett, Michael Neser, Mitchell Swepson, Spencer Johnson, Matthew Kuhnemann, Paul Walter.

Our prediction & analysis:

In our analysis and prediction, we anticipate a victory for the Adelaide Strikers in this match, with pivotal contributions expected from Matthew Short, Chris Lynn, and Wes Agar. Matthew Short, having been the standout batter for Adelaide Strikers in the past year, accumulated an impressive 458 runs from 14 innings, boasting an average of 35. Similarly, Chris Lynn showcased his prowess with 416 runs from 11 innings, maintaining a notable batting average of 41 in the previous year.

As for the bowling department, we project Wes Agar to shine as the premier bowler for the Adelaide Strikers in the Big Bash League 2023-24. Having emerged as their top wicket-taker in the last year, Agar secured 18 wickets from 13 innings, maintaining an admirable bowling average of 20. These performances are anticipated to be instrumental in the success of the Adelaide Strikers in the upcoming match.

Final words:

We predict that Adelaide Strikers is going to win this match. Watch the match and stay tuned with & to get all the sports updates on time.