SYT vs BRH Dream11 Prediction, BBL Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Updates For Match 6 of BBL 2023-24

In the thrilling world of the Big Bash League (BBL) 2023-24, Sydney Thunder and Brisbane Heat are set to clash in a high-stakes battle at the iconic Manuka Oval in Canberra on December 12. Both teams bring their unique strengths and strategies to the table, making this contest a must-watch for cricket enthusiasts.

Match Overview

Sydney Thunder, eager to make their mark in the current season, will step onto the field for the first time. In the previous season, they won seven out of 14 games, securing a fourth-place finish.

However, their campaign was cut short as they lost the Eliminator against Brisbane Heat by eight runs on the DLS method. Chris Green continues to lead the Thunder, and with the inclusion of Cameron Bancroft, Liam Hatcher, and Zaman Khan, they aim to start the season on a winning note.

The availability of David Warner, post the Test series against Pakistan, adds further firepower to their lineup.

Brisbane Heat, with one win and a rain-abandoned game in the bag, has experienced a roller-coaster start. Their opening match against Melbourne Stars witnessed a dominant performance, scoring 214 runs with Colin Munro’s impressive knock of 99 runs.

However, their subsequent match against Adelaide Strikers was washed out. Heading into this encounter, Heat will be eager to maintain their winning momentum.

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Match Information

  • Fixture: Sydney Thunder vs Brisbane Heat, 6th Match
  • Date & Time: December 12, 2023, Tuesday, 1:45 PM IST
  • Venue: Manuka Oval, Canberra

Probable Playing XI

Sydney Thunder: M Gilkes (wk), AD Hales, CT Bancroft, Blake Nikitaras, Oliver Davies, AI Ross, DR Sams, N McAndrew, Chris Green (C), Z Khan, Tanveer Sangha

Brisbane Heat: C Munro (C), Matt Renshaw, Sam Billings (wk), Max Bryant, Jimmy Peirson, PI Walter, Michael Neser, Xavier Bartlett, SH Johnson, Mitchell Swepson, Matthew Kuhnemann

Injury and Availability News

  • Jason Sangha is unavailable for the Thunder due to a wrist injury, and William Salzmann is ruled out due to illness.
  • For Brisbane Heat, Nathan McSweeney, Matthew Renshaw, and Jimmy Peirson are available for selection.

Pitch Report

Manuka Oval is likely to provide assistance to the bowlers, with an average first innings score of 135 runs in the last five T20 matches. The team winning the toss might opt to bowl first to exploit the bowler-friendly conditions.

Player Picks – Fantasy Cricket Tips


  • Colin Munro (HEA | BAT): Player of the Match in the first game with a brilliant knock of 99 runs.
  • Michael Neser (HEA | ALL): Impressive bowling performance in the last match with two wickets for 30 runs.


  • Paul Walter (HEA | ALL): Made a mark in his BBL debut with one wicket for seven runs in one over.
  • Chris Green (THU | BOWL): Thunder’s skipper with a strong record from the previous season.


  • Xavier Bartlett (HEA | BOWL): Most economical bowler for Heat in the first match with two wickets for eight runs.
  • Sam Billings (HEA | WK): Wicketkeeper-batter with a solid contribution in the first game.

Avoid Having These Players in Your Fantasy Sports Team

  • Zaman Khan (THU | BOWL): Failed to pick a wicket in two out of his last five outings.
  • Jimmy Peirson (HEA | WK): Dismissed for a duck in his last outing.

Head To Head and Mega League Picks

Head To Head:

  • Wicket Keeper: Sam Billings
  • Batter: Colin Munro, Alex Hales
  • All Rounder: Michael Neser, Paul Walter, Chris Green
  • Bowler: Xavier Bartlett, Spencer Johnson, Matthew Kuhnemann, Mitchell Swepson, Tanveer Sangha

Mega League:

  • Wicket Keeper: Sam Billings, Cameron Bancroft
  • Batter: Colin Munro, Alex Hales
  • All Rounder: Michael Neser, Paul Walter, Chris Green, Daniel Sams
  • Bowler: Xavier Bartlett, Mitchell Swepson, Tanveer Sangha

As cricket enthusiasts gear up for this electrifying encounter, fantasy cricket aficionados will be meticulously selecting their dream teams. With both teams hungry for victory, the Sydney Thunder vs. Brisbane Heat clash promises to be a thrilling spectacle at Manuka Oval.

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