BBL: SIX Vs HUR: Hurricanes beat Sixers by 7 runs and keep hopes alive

SIX Vs HUR Dream11 Team Sydney Sixers Vs Hobart Hurricanes Big Bash League 2020-21 Dream 11 Team Picks, Pitch Report, Probable Playing 11 And Match Overview, 

The Sixers have won the toss and have elected to field.

End of the four over power play block, the Hurricanes are 33/0. Halfway through the first innings, Hurricanes are 91/0. Fantastic start. Hurricanes take the Power Surge after 11 overs. Both Wade and Short reach fifty.

End of the innings, The Sixers restrict a rampant Hurricanes to 188/8. Some excellent death bowling sees Sixers in for a chasing chance.

End od the mandatory 4 over power play of the Sixers’ innings, they are 33/2. Halfway though the chase and the Sixers have recovered to 82/3.

Sixers lose this match, and Hobart Hurricanes win by 7 runs. Jordan Silk’s single-handed hitting gave them a scare at the end but they’ll take four points from this, and the Hurricanes are now fifth on the table, with a game against bottom-placed Renegades coming next.

Looking invincible, a side which looked ascertained to maraud its way into the ensuing round in first place, Sydney Sixers saw the brakes being put on the juggernaut. From going to the jugular to currently clutching at straws to hang onto first place, the foregone defeat was a calamitous one for the Sixers.

Not only did the defeat hurt particularly excruciatingly owing to the fact that it came against their city rivals but it stinged ever the bit more given the peril its placed the club in.

With the club’s adversaries getting a sniff of top spot, the onus is on the Sixers to prove their mettle now. Put to the sword for the first time this sojourn, the side will be looking to come out with a real statement of intent today.

BBL – SIX Vs HUR – Probable Winner

The Sixers have never stumbled twice in a role and they won’t today as well. This clash will see the club canter its way to a win.

BBL – SIX Vs HUR – Pitch Conditions And Toss

With the wicket bound to open up one the second innings commences, the team winning the toss will be striving to bat first.

BBL – SIX Vs HUR – Weather

A typical Australian summer day brimming to the cusp with heat will welcome the players out in the middle.

BBL – SIX Vs HUR – Chasing Side’s Record

Win: 3 Lost: 5

BBL – SIX Vs HUR – Average First Innings Score

185

BBL – SIX Vs HUR – Probable Playing 11

Sydney Sixers

Josh Philippe (WK), Jack Edwards, James Vince, Daniel Hughes (C), Jordan Silk, Daniel Christian, Carlos Brathwaite, Jake Ball, Lloyd Pope, Steve O’Keefe, Ben Manenti

Hobart Hurricanes

D’Arcy Short, Ben McDermott, Dawid Malan, Peter Handscomb (C), Colin Ingram, Tim David, Johan Botha, Nathan Ellis, Scott Boland, Nick Winter, Sandeep Lamichhane

Match Details – BBL – SIX Vs HUR

Big Bash League 2020-21

Match: Sixers Vs Hobart

Date And Time: 24th January, Sunday- 1:45am IST

Venue: Manuka Oval, Canberra

Telecast: Sony Six/HD, SonyLIV

Wicket-Keeper

Although Hobart find themselves languishing in the points tally, Ben McDermott has been a silver lining for the club. He scored 96 runs against the Thunder, an innings which makes him a must have pick for us.

As ever, the ever reliable and dependable Josh Philippe is our pick from the table toppers.

Batsmen

Partaking in his first encounter this season, Moises Henriques couldn’t have looked more at home. He came up with the goods, piling on 56 runs to take to the league like a fish takes to water.

James Vince delivered 38 runs in the same fixture as the took gave it their all to chase the behemoth score at hand. Jordan Silk who tailored the 42 runs on the day will complete trio from the side.

Peter Handscomb’s neat 30 runs make him our lone pick from Hobart.

All-Rounders

As has become the norm for D’Arcy Short this season, he once again pulled off an electric knock for Hobart as he put on a 43 run show for the side.

Daniel Christian finally came good with the bat for the Sixers with his 21 run knock typifying his ability as a player.

Bowling Order

On a day when his entire bowling unit was being dismantled, Ben Dwarshuis managed to hold his ground. He not only snagged three wickets but more importantly had the batsmen in a bind as well.

Spinner Steve O’Keefe as ever will be our second pick from the league leaders. Hobart on the other hand will see us opt for Nathan Ellis after his four wicket haul ended up being one of the spells of the season.

BBL – SIX Vs HUR – Captain And Vice-Captain

Sixers Bat First: Sydney’s top scorer, Josh is our captain while Daniel is the vice-captain.

Hobart Bat First: Josh will remain our captain while Short is the vice-captain.

BBL – SIX Vs HUR – Dream11 Team

Josh, Ben, Silk, Vince, Peter, Moises, Daniel, Short, Steve, Ellis, Ben

BBL – SIX Vs HUR – Dream11 Team Disclaimer

The veracity of our selections and team is based on earnest analysis of the league, matches and playing 11s. We implore you to forage your team by your own accord with these facets helping spur your decision making.