HUR vs THU Dream11 Team Prediction | Match Preview | Top picks

Hobart Hurricanes and Sydney Thunder will play in the 44th game of the Big Bash League 2021-22 at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne. We will cover HUR vs THU Dream11 Prediction, Probable Playing 11, and Fantasy Cricket Tips.

Hobart Hurricanes:

Hobart Hurricanes have won five out of the ten matches and are currently at the 4th position on the Big Bash League points table with 20 points.

Ben McDermott looks back in form as he scored 93 runs in the last game, but his partner Caleb Jewell got out early. In the middle-order, D’Arcy Short and Peter Handscomb played a decent inning and won the match for the team. Harry Brooks and Tim David have played a couple of good knocks as finishers.

The bowlers have been the primary reason for most Hurricanes’ wins. Mitch Owen and Sandeep Lamichhane picked up two wickets each, and Meredith, Thomas Rogers, Tim David got one wicket each.

Hurricanes are back on winning track and hoping to continue the same in the upcoming matches.

Sydney Thunder:

Sydney Thunder has won five consecutive matches and is at the 2nd position on the Big Bash League points table with 23 points.

After a couple of good innings, Gilkes got out early in the last game, but Alex batted well and scored his first fifty this season, and Jason Sangha batted decently. Daniels Sams performed brilliantly in the middle-order but was unlucky to miss his century by just two runs. The remaining batsmen failed to contribute in the last game.

The bowlers performed flawlessly in the past few games. Mohammed Hasnain and Gurinder Sandhu have become the crucial bowlers for the Thunder. Tanveer Sangha picked up two, and Daniel Sams, Nathan McAndrew got one wicket each.

Sydney Thunder has a chance to move to the top of the points table if they win this game.

HUR vs THU Match Details

Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Thunder, 44th Match, Big Bash League 2021-22.

Date: 10th January 2021.

Time: 08:40 AM IST

Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne.

HUR vs THU Pitch Report

Average first innings score: 156

Average second innings score: 158

(The average score is based on three matches played at this venue so far this season.)

The pitch at MCG is balanced with some extra advantage to the batters. the last match played here was a low-scoring game.

(The chasing team has won two of the three matches played at this venue this season.)

HUR vs THU Head to Head

Matches Played: 15

HUR Won: 9

THU Won: 6

Tied: 0

No Result: 0

HUR vs THU recent form

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HUR vs THU Dream11 Team News


  • Hurricanes have named a 15-player squad for the match against Sydney Thunder.


  • Thunder has named a 17-player squad for the match.

Probable Playing XI

Hobart Hurricanes:

Caleb Jewell, Ben McDermott, Peter Handscomb (C), D’Arcy Short, Harry Brook, Tim David, J Thompson, Mitch Owen, Thomas Rogers, Riley Meredith, Sandeep Lamichhane.

Bench: Will Parker, Gabe Bell, Will Sanders, Macalister Wright.

Sydney Thunder:

Matthew Gilkes, Alex Hales, Jason Sangha (C), Daniel Sams, Ollie Davies, Ben Cutting, Baxter Holt, Nathan McAndrew, Gurinder Sandhu, Tanveer Sangha, Mohammad Hasnain. 

Bench: Alex Ross, Arjun Nair, Brendan Doggett, Jonathan Cook, Chris Tremain, Sam Whiteman.

Top Picks for HUR vs THU Dream11 Team


Ben McDermott:

(8 M, 457 R, 65.28 A)

McDermott is the leading run-scorer and scored 93 runs from 61 balls in the last game. He is very good Captain choice in HUR vs THU Dream11 Team.

D’Arcy Short:

(10 M, 277 R, 34.62 A, 3 W)

Short scored 12* runs from five balls in the last game but went wicketless.

Thomas Rogers:

(9 M, 34 O, 15 W)

Thomas Rogers is the leading wicket-taker for Hurricanes and managed to get a wicket in the last game.

Riley Meredith:

(7 M, 21 O, 10 W)

Meredith has performed consistently this season and picked up a wicket in the last game.

Sandeep Lamichhane:

(10 M, 38.5 O, 10 W)

This season, Sandeep has made a good comeback and picked up two wickets in the last match.

Peter Handscomb:

(7 M, 138 R, 22.86 A)

Handscomb has not been in good form this season and scored 27* runs from 33 balls in the last game.

Mitch Owen:

(2 M, 2 W)

Owen is a young right-arm medium-fast bowler and bowled well in the last match, picking up two wickets.


Daniel Sams:

(10 M, 162 R, 27 A + 35 O, 14 W)

Sams batted brilliantly in the last match, scoring 98* runs from just 44 balls, and is the leading wicket-taker in the team. Daniel Sams is also a very good Captain choice in HUR vs THU Dream11 Fantasy Team.

Jason Sangha:

(7 M, 294 R, 58.80 A + 4 O, 3 W)

This season, skipper Jason is one of the top five leading run-scorers and scored 21 runs in the last match.

Alex Hales:

(8 M, 189 R, 23.62 A)

Hales performed destructively in the last match, scoring 63 runs from just 28 balls.

Muhammad Hasnain:

(2 M, 7.2 O, 6 W) 

Hasnain is in extraordinary form as he picked up three wickets in both matches.

Tanveer Sangha:

(7 M, 22.3 O, 10 W)

Sangha is a right-arm leg-break bowler and picked up two wickets in the last game.

Gurinder Sandhu:

(6 M, 20.1 O, 8 W)

Sandhu has performed brilliantly in the recent games and picked up two wickets for just eight runs in the last match.

Matthew Gilkes:

(10 M, 267 R, 26.70 A)

Gilkes played well in a couple of innings but scored only ten runs in the last game.

Nathan McAndrew:

(9 M, 30 O, 8 W)

McAndrew was expensive in the last game but managed to pick up a wicket.

HUR vs THU Dream11 Team Prediction

M Gilkes

A Hales, B McDermott (Vc), J Sangha

D Short, D Sams (C), M Owen

G Sandhu, R Meredith, T Rogers, M Hasnain

Captain and Vice-Captain (HUR vs THU Today Match Prediction)

  • Daniel Sams
  • Ben McDermott
  • D’Arcy Short
  • Jason Sangha
  • Alex Hales
  • Thomas Rogers
  • Mohammed Hasnain

We will update the final Fantasy Team on Telegram Channel.

Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.

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