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Key notes of the match:

Name of the teams:

Sydney Thunder & Adelaide Strikers

Date & Time:

The match will be held on 14/1/2024 at 1:45 PM, 08:15 AM GMT / 07:15 PM (local)


The venue of the match is Manuka Oval, Canberra

Pitch report:

The Manuka Oval, located in Canberra, is relatively less renowned in Australia, having hosted only a limited number of matches so far. In the Big Bash League (BBL), it has been the venue for just one match. Consequently, there is limited data available for pitch analysis. Nonetheless, experts suggest that Manuka Oval features a batting-friendly pitch. In the four T20I matches held at the venue, the team batting first emerged victorious twice, while the team batting second also secured victory on two occasions.

Weather report:

As per the weather forecast, temperatures on the match day are expected to range between approximately 16 to 21 degrees Celsius, with the highest being 21°C and the lowest around 16°C. Anticipated precipitation is 25%, humidity levels are projected to be at 75%, and the wind speed is estimated to be around 21 km/hr. Additionally, there is a slight chance of rain during the match day.

ST vs AS Predicted Playing XI

ST Playing XI

Alex Hales, Jason Sangha, Oliver Davies/ David Warner, Alex Ross, Daniel Sams, Nathan McAndrew, Chris Green, Liam Hatcher, Zaman Khan, Tanveer Sangha, Cameron Bancroft.

AS Playing XI

Chris Lynn, D’Arcy Short, Jake Weatherald, Adam Hose, Jamie Overton, James Bazley, Harry Nielsen, Wes Agar, Cameron Boyce, David Payne, Matthew Short.

Our prediction and analysis:

As per analysis from our sports experts, the forecast for this match favors the Adelaide Strikers as the potential winners. Additionally, they predict that D’Arcy Short will be instrumental in securing the victory. D’Arcy Short has consistently made promising starts in the tournament, although he has faced challenges against slower bowling. Nevertheless, his performance in the early stages of his innings remains robust.

Final words:

Our prediction leans towards the Adelaide Strikers clinching victory in this match. Watch the match and stay linked with & for prompt sports updates.