Get ready for the fourth match of the Big Bash League, featuring a clash between Melbourne Renegades and Perth Scorchers. Excitement is building, and we’re here to provide you with all the details. Read on to stay informed about this match and follow & for timely sports updates.

Key features of the match:

Date & Time:

The match will be held on 10/12/2023 at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM (Local)

Name of the teams:

Melbourne Renegades & Perth Scorchers


Simonds Stadium, Geelong

Streaming partner:

Star Sports

Pitch report: 

Simonds Stadium features a pitch that is notably unfriendly to batsmen. During the first inning, pacers receive substantial support from the pitch, whereas in the second inning, spinners find ample assistance. Hence, bowlers will have a crucial role in determining the outcome of this match. The average score for the first inning on this pitch is 141, while for the second inning, it stands at 117. Reviewing the statistics of the last 8 matches, teams batting first emerged victorious in 5 instances, while teams bowling first secured victory in 3 matches.

Weather report: 

Based on weather forecasts, Geelong is expected to experience a maximum temperature of 19 degrees Celsius and a minimum of around 13 degrees Celsius on the day of the match. The precipitation is projected to be at 15%, with humidity reaching 80% and wind speeds reaching 21 km/hr. Additionally, the reports indicate that the weather conditions will be cloudy during the match day.


Melbourne Renegades –

Nic Maddinson, Aaron Finch, Jake Fraser-McGurk, MacKenzie Harvey, Nathan Lyon, Shaun Marsh, Adam Zampa, Kane Richardson, Tom Rogers, Peter Siddle, Jon Wells, Will Sutherland, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Joe Clarke, Harry Dixon,  Nathan Lyon.

Perth Scorchers –

Ashton Agar, Cooper Connolly, Aaron Hardie, Nick Hobson, Josh Inglis, Matthew Kelly, Mitch Marsh, Hamish McKenzie, Lance Morris, Jhye Richardson, Ashton Turner, Andrew Tye, Sam Whiteman, Jason Behrendorff, Zak Crawley, Laurie Evans, Nick Hobson.

Current scenario of both teams:

The Melbourne Renegades currently occupy the 3rd position on thle, having suffered a loss in their initial league match. When focusing on individual performances for the Melbourne Renegades, Sutherland emerges as a potential top run-scorer with 51 runs at a strike rate of 170, including 4 sixes and one four. Jake Fraser-McGurk has contributed 48 runs at an impressive strike rate of 200. Additionally, Sutherle Big Bash points taband is in contention for the title of the best bowler for Melbourne Renegades, having taken 2 wickets with an average of 10 and an economy rate of 5.25. Shifting to the Perth Scorchers, Aaron Hardie stands out as their top batter from the previous year, amassing 460 runs from 15 innings at an average of 41.

Adding to the Perth Scorchers’ batting prowess, Josh Inglis has accumulated 431 runs in 15 innings with an impressive batting average of 35 over the past year.

Anticipated to lead the bowling attack for the Perth Scorchers in the Big Bash League 2023-24, Andrew Tye has established himself as their premier wicket-taker in the previous year. He secured 26 wickets from 16 innings, maintaining an impressive bowling average of 20.

Our prediction: 

As per our sports analysts, the Perth Scorchers are deemed most likely to emerge victorious in this match, with Jhye Richardson identified as a pivotal player influencing this potential win.

Final words: 

Our prediction leans towards a victory for the Perth Scorchers. Don’t miss the action; watch the match and stay connected with & for timely sports updates.