Cricket fans are in for a treat as Sydney Sixers Women lock horns with Adelaide Strikers Women in a high-octane encounter, marked as Match 45 of the Women’s Big Bash League 2023. The stage is set at the iconic North Sydney Oval, Sydney, with the battle commencing on 18th November 2023 at 01:40 PM IST. Let’s delve into the match details, team standings, and key player insights for this anticipated clash.
- Match: Sydney Sixers Women vs Adelaide Strikers Women, Match 45
- Date: 18th November 2023
- Time: 01:40 PM IST
- Venue: North Sydney Oval, Sydney
Previous Encounters and Fantasy Highlights
In their previous clash, Anesu Mushangwe earned the Player of the Match title, accumulating 92 fantasy points for Sydney Sixers Women. Ashleigh Gardner topped the fantasy points leaderboard for Sydney Sixers Women with 92, while Katie Mack led the charge for Adelaide Strikers Women with 68 fantasy points.
Sydney Sixers Women faced a setback in their last match against Perth Scorchers Women, losing by 61 runs. Ellyse Perry emerged as the top fantasy player with an impressive 145 points. Adelaide Strikers Women, on the other hand, secured a convincing win against Sydney Thunder Women, with Megan Schutt leading the fantasy points tally with 80.
Pitch Report and Weather Conditions
The North Sydney Oval pitches have proven to be balanced, with an average 1st innings score of 152 runs in the last 20 matches. The conditions at the venue are favorable for both pacers and spinners, promising an engaging contest. The weather forecast indicates a temperature around 17.79°C with 68% humidity and winds at a speed of 6.93 m/s.
SYS-W vs ADS-W Squad Information
Adelaide Strikers Women (ADS-W) Squad: Megan Schutt, Laura Wolvaardt, Tahlia McGrath, Amanda-Jade Wellington, Jemma Barsby, Bridget Patterson, Katie Mack, Anesu Mushangwe, Danielle Gibson, Georgia Adams, Courtney Neale, Annie O’Neil, Darcie Brown, Madeline Penna and Ella Wilson
Sydney Sixers Women (SYS-W) Squad: Chloe Tryon, Ellyse Perry, Suzie Bates, Lauren Cheatle, Erin Burns, Ashleigh Gardner, Maitlan Brown, Mathilda Carmichael, Linsey Smith, Hannah Trethewy, Jess Kerr, Emma Hughes, Kate Peterson, Jade Allen, Gabrielle Sutcliffe, Kate Pelle and Frankie Nicklin
SYS-W vs ADS-W Dream11 Prediction: Top Picks
Batters and Wicket-Keeper:
- Katie Maree Mack: A top-order opening batter with an average of 49 fantasy points. She has been consistent, scoring 26, 14, 24, 71, 50 runs in the last 5 matches.
- Bridget E Patterson: A wicket-keeper and top-order batter, averaging 46 fantasy points. Her recent form includes scoring 126 runs in the last 5 matches.
- Lauren Cheatle: A left-arm fast medium bowler with an average of 57 fantasy points. She has been consistent, taking 6 wickets in the recent 4 matches.
- Anesu Catherine Mushangwe: A leg break bowler with an average of 38 fantasy points. Known for her consistency, she has taken 6 wickets in the recent 5 matches.
- Amanda-Jade Wellington: A leg break bowler with an average of 50 fantasy points. She adds value to the team, having taken wickets consistently.
- Ellyse Perry: A top-order opening batter and all-rounder with an average of 80 fantasy points. She has been a powerhouse, scoring 88 runs in the recent 3 matches.
- Ashleigh Gardner: A top-order right-handed batter and all-rounder with an average of 70 fantasy points. She has consistently contributed with the bat.
Top Players of the Last Match
- Sydney Sixers Women: Ellyse Perry (145 fantasy points), Ashleigh Gardner (57), Chloe Tryon (29).
- Adelaide Strikers Women: Megan Schutt (80 fantasy points), Anesu Mushangwe (66), Laura Wolvaardt (61).
Captain and Vice-Captain Picks
- Ellyse Perry: An explosive all-rounder with an average of 80 fantasy points. A consistent top-order right-handed batter.
- Ashleigh Gardner: A top-order batter and all-rounder with an average of 70 fantasy points. She has been consistently contributing with the bat.
- Tahlia McGrath: A top-order right-handed batter, a fairly consistent player in terms of fantasy points.
SYS-W vs ADS-W Dream11 Team Today
Wicket-Keeper: Kate Pelle
Batters: Ellyse Perry and Suzie Bates
All-Rounders: Ashleigh Gardner, Tahlia McGrath, Chloe Tryon, Georgia Adams and Maitlan Brown
Bowlers: Lauren Cheatle, Anesu Mushangwe and Jemma Barsby
Captain: Lauren Cheatle
Vice-Captain: Ashleigh Gardner
With the North Sydney Oval set to witness this cricketing spectacle, fans and fantasy cricket enthusiasts are in for a thrilling match filled with batting prowess, bowling finesse, and all-round heroics. The SS-W vs AS-W clash promises to be a nail-biter, and fantasy teams will face the ultimate challenge on November 18, 2023.