Hello and welcome to our REN vs HUR Dream11 Prediction, Probable Playing XI, and Fantasy Cricket Tips. Melbourne Renegades and Hobart Hurricanes will play against each other in the 55th match of the Big Bash League 2020-21 at The Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne.
The Melbourne Renegades are having hard luck this season as they have won only three out of thirteen matches and are currently at the bottom of the points table with 13 points. They had to face disappointment as they lost their last game by 26 runs.
Skipper Aaron Finch has looked completely out of form this season and got out early in the last match. Opening batsman Shaun Marsh has put up some decent performances so far in this season. At No.3 Sam Harper has been batting decently and has played a couple of good innings and batted brilliantly in the last match scoring a half-century.
Mackenzie has been batting decently, and scoring runs in whichever position he was asked to bat but got out early in the last match. Fraser-McGurk batted well in some of the games this season. Imad Wasim and Jack Prestwidge batted well in some of the matches this season.
The bowlers have been performing decently so far this season. Peter Hatzoglou has been the consistent wicket-taker so far in this season. Imad Wasim has appeared to be handling the spin department well. Zak Evans has bowled well in the last two matches.
Renegades are officially out of the race for playoffs this season, and they would like to play the last match for their pride and win it.
The Hobart Hurricanes have appeared to be struggling in the last few matches. They have won 7 out of 13 games and are currently at 5th position on the points table with 27 points. Hurricanes performed well and won their last match just by 7 runs.
D’Arcy Short has appeared to be struggling in most matches but batted well in the last game scoring 72 runs. The new opening batsman Skipper Wade batted brilliantly scoring 82 runs in the previous match. McDermott has been in perfect form but got out early in the last two games.
David Malan has put up some decent performances so far in this season. Handscomb has played only a couple of good innings but has appeared to be out of form in most of the matches and he did not play the last game. Will Jacks has struggled a lot to score runs this season, and Tim David has been batting well in the lower middle-order and has provided finishes to the team in most matches but couldn’t score much in the last match.
Scott Boland and Nathan Ellis have been the consistent wicket-takers, and in the previous game, Nathan Ellis went on to pick up three wickets. And Boland 2 wickets. Their leading strike bowler Riley Meredith after being wicketless for three matches finally managed to pick up a wicket in the last game. The young leg-spinner Sandeep Lamichhane bowled well, picking up 2 wickets in the previous match.
Hurricanes need to win their next match to keep their hopes alive for qualifying for the playoffs.
REN vs HUR Match Details
Melbourne Renegades vs Hobart Hurricanes, 55th Match, Big Bash League 2020-21.
Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne.
Date: January 26th, 2021.
Time: 10:20 AM IST
REN vs HUR Head-to-Head Records
Matches Played: 12
REN Won: 6
HUR Won: 6
No Result: 0
REN vs HUR Pitch Report
Average 1st innings score: 175
Average 2nd innings score: 144
(The average scores are based on four matches played here at this venue so far this season)
The pitch here is a balanced one between the ball and the ball. The bowlers will get some help early in the innings, but it will get comfortable for the batsmen as the match progresses. Spinners will also play a crucial role here.
The team batting first has won three out of the four matches so far at this venue this season.
The weather will be cloudy, and there is a chance of rain during the match.
REN vs HUR Dream11 Team News
- The Melbourne Renegades have named a 17-man squad for the match against the Hurricanes.
- They are going with the same squad as of the last match.
- The Hurricanes have named a 17-man squad for the match.
- They are also going with the same squad as of the last game.
Probable Playing XI
Aaron Finch (C), Shaun Marsh, Sam Harper (WK), Jake Fraser-McGurk, Mackenzie Harvey, Beau Webster, Imad Wasim, Jack Prestwidge, Josh Lalor, Zak Evans, Peter Hatzoglou.
Bench: Marcus Harris, Brayden Stepien (WK), Will Sutherland, Brody Couch, Mitch Perry, Jon Holland.
D’Arcy Short, Matthew Wade (C), Ben McDermott (Wk), Dawid Malan, Will Jacks, Tim David, Nathan Ellis, Nick Winter, Scott Boland, Riley Meredith, Sandeep Lamichhane.
Bench: Peter Handscomb, Tim Paine, Mitch Owen, David Moody, Wil Parker, Macalister Wright.
Top picks for REN vs HUR Dream11 Prediction
(11 M, 300 R, 27.27 A)
Shaun Marsh generally opens the batting for the Renegades. He scored 28 runs in the last match.
(12 M, 173 R, 14.41 A)
Aaron Finch will generally open the innings for his side and play aggressively. He scored only 4 runs in the previous game and has looked thoroughly out of form this season.
(13 M, 322 R, 29.27 A)
Sam Harper is a young batsman who had played some good knocks last season but has not consistently performed this season. He batted well scoring 57 runs in the previous match.
(11 M, 43 0, 16 W)
He is a 22-year-old leg-spinner and made his debut this season. Peter bowled well picking up 1 wicket in the last match.
(7 M, 86 R, 14.33 A + 21 O, 6 W)
He is an all-rounder but is mostly known for his batting performance. Jack scored 19 runs but went wicketless in the last match.
(9 M, 44 R, 8.80 A + 33.1 O, 9 W)
He is an all-rounder and is equally good with both bat and ball. Imad managed to pick up a wicket and also scored 13 runs in the last match.
(9 M, 123 R, 20.50 A)
He is a young 18-year old batsman and made his debut this season. McGurk scored 7 runs in the last match.
(9 M, 158 R, 26.33 A)
He is a young right-handed batsman and a decent striker of the ball. Harvey scored only 5 runs in the last match.
(4 M, 8.5 O, 5 W)
He is a right-arm fast bowler and bowls at a good pace. In the last match, Zak was expensive but managed to pick up 3 wickets.
(13 M, 316 R, 24.30 A + 29 O, 7 W)
He is one of the best openers in the Australian domestic circuit and performs consistently in the BBL. Short batted brilliantly scoring 72 runs in the last match.
(2 M, 92 R, 46 A)
Skipper Wade will open the innings for the Hurricanes and is an excellent striker of the ball. He batted exceptionally well scoring 86 runs from 44 balls in the last match.
(11 M, 401 R, 40.10 A)
He is the wicketkeeper-batsman of the team and plays according to the required situation. Ben was out for only 4 runs in the last match but is one of the top 5 run-scorers this season.
(9 M, 231 R, 25.66 A)
He is the No.1 T20 batsman globally and has made his BBL debut this season. In the last match, Malan scored only 11 runs.
(13 M, 53 R, 8.83 A + 49.4 O, 20 W)
He is a right-arm fast-medium bowler and bowls at a decent pace. Nathan bowled brilliantly, picking up 3 wickets in the last match, and is one of the top five wicket-taker so far this season.
(13 M, 50.2 O, 16 W)
He is a right-arm fast bowler and one of the experienced players in the squad. Boland bowled well picking up 2 wickets in the last match.
(12 M, 46.2 O, 13 W)
He is a right-arm fast-medium bowler. Meridith was very expensive but managed to pick up a wicket in the last match.
(7 M, 27 O, 8 W)
He is a young right-arm leg-spin bowler. Lamichhane bowled well, picking up 2 wickets in the last match.
REN vs HUR Dream11 Team Prediction
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- D’Arcy Short
- Mathew Wade
- Ben McDermott
- Aaron Finch
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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.