Get ready for an exhilarating Friday night as the Sydney Sixers gear up to face the Sydney Thunder in the 34th match of the Big Bash League. Stay tuned to & for timely sports updates by reading our blog.

Key details of the match:

Name of the teams:

Sydney Thunder & Sydney Thunder

Date & Time:

The match will be played on 12/1/2024 at 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM (local)


The venue of the match is Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney.

Pitch report:

The Sydney Cricket Ground stands as an iconic cricket venue that offers balanced support for both batsmen and bowlers. Recognized as a high-scoring ground, there is a notable advantage for teams batting first. Among the 17 T20I matches hosted at this venue, the batting team emerged victorious 10 times, while the remaining 7 matches saw success for the team batting second.

Weather report:

As per the weather forecast, expect a maximum temperature of approximately 27 degrees Celsius and a minimum of around 21 degrees Celsius on the day of the match. The projected precipitation is 5%, with humidity at 84% and a wind speed of 18 km/hr. There is a possibility of isolated thunderstorms during the match.


Sydney Thunder Predicted Playing XI:

Cameron Bancroft, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Matthew Gilkes (wk), Oliver Davies, Alex Ross, Daniel Sams, Nathan McAndrew, Chris Green (c), Gurinder Sandhu, Tanveer Sangha, Alex Hales.

Sydney Sixers Predicted Playing XI:

Josh Philippe (wk), Daniel Hughes, Moises Henriques (c), Jordan Silk, Tom Curran, Jack Edwards, Sean Abbott, Ben Dwarshuis, Todd Murphy, Steve O’Keefe, James Vince.

Sydney Sixers vs Sydney Thunder Head-to-Head Record

In their last five clashes, Sydney Sixers lead the tally by 4-0.

Sydney Sixers Won: 4
Sydney Thunder Won: 0
No Result/ Abandoned: 1

Our prediction & analysis:

Based on insights from our sports experts, the prediction is in favor of the Sydney Sixers winning this match. Currently occupying the third position on the points table, the Sixers have demonstrated their prowess with a convincing 7-wicket victory over the Melbourne Stars. During the chase, Vince contributed significantly with 79 runs, complemented by Daniel Hughes, who scored 41 runs, securing the team’s triumph. Anticipate an engaging performance from the Sixers in the upcoming match.

Final words:

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