Perth Scorchers and Melbourne Stars will play in the 27th game of the Big Bash League 2021-22 at Simonds Stadium, Geelong. We will cover SCO vs STA Dream11 Prediction, Probable Playing 11, and Fantasy Cricket Tips.
Perth Scorchers are at the top of the Big Bash League points table with 33 points and are the first to qualify for the playoffs this season.
Kurtis Patterson and Bancroft did not contribute much in the last match as they both fell early. Even Laurie Evans, at No.3, did not bat well, but skipper Ashton Turner and Aaron Hardie picked batted brilliantly and won the game for Scorchers.
The bowlers struggled to pick up wickets in the last game but controlled the flow of runs well. Ashton Agar picked up two wickets, and Peter Hatzoglou, Matthew Kelly picked up one wicket each.
Scorchers are likely to end up at the top two positions on the points table if they win one more match.
Finally, Melbourne Stars won a match and moved to the 7th position on the points table with 14 points.
Joe Clarke is in sublime form and has scored three consecutive fifties this season, but Clint Hinchliffe fell early in the last game. At No.3, Nick Larkin and Joe Burns did not play well in the middle. But, Hilton Cartwright and Beau Webster scored some crucial runs and ensured the victory for Stars.
The bowlers did a fantastic job restricting the opposition to a low score. Haris Rauf and Qais Ahmad have been the crucial wicket-takers in the recent games. Adam Zampa got two, and Brody Couch, Hinchliffe picked up one wicket each.
Stars have made a good comeback and have a chance to qualify for playoffs this season.
SCO vs STA Match Details
Perth Scorchers vs Melbourne Stars, 27th Match, Big Bash League 2021-22
Date: 11th January 2022
Time: 08:40 AM IST
Venue: Simonds Stadium, Geelong.
SCO vs STA Pitch Report
Average first innings score: 128
Average second innings score: 129
(The average score is based on one match played at this venue this season.)
The pitch at Simonds Stadium is balanced with some extra advantage to the batters. The last match played here was a low-scoring game.
(The chasing team won the one match played at this venue this season.)
SCO vs STA Head to Head
Matches Played: 18
SCO Won: 9
STA Won: 8
No Result: 1
SCO vs STA recent form
Most recent first
SCO vs STA Dream11 Team News
- Perth Scorchers have announced a 14-player squad for the match against Melbourne Stars.
- Stars have not announced the squad yet, so we are going with the same squad as the last match.
Probable Playing XI
Kurtis Patterson, Cameron Bancroft, Laurie Evans, Ashton Turner (C), Aaron Hardie, Ashton Agar, Chris Sabburg, Andrew Tye, Matthew Kelly, Peter Hatzoglou, Jason Behrendorff.
Bench: David Moody, Nick Hobson, Lance Morris.
Joe Clarke (Wk), Clint Hinchliffe, Nick Larkin, Joe Burns, Hilton Cartwright, Beau Webster, Qais Ahmad, Xavier Crone/S Rainbird, Adam Zampa, Haris Rauf, Brody Couch.
Bench: Tom O’Connell, Travis Dean, Marcus Stoinis, Sam Rainbird/X Crone, Peter Nevill, Sam Elliot, Patrick Rowe.
Top Picks for SCO vs STA Dream11 Team
(8 M, 267 R, 33.38 A)
Patterson scored only 11 runs in the last match but has scored three fifties this season.
(8 M, 163 R, 20.38 A)
Bancroft has played well in some innings but scored only five runs in the last game.
(11 M, 53 R, 13.25 A + 37.3 O, 18 W)
This season, Tye is one of the leading wicket-takers but went wicketless in the last game. Andrew Tye is very good Captain choice in SCO vs STA Dream11 Team.
(11 M, 118 R, 23.60 A + 42 O, 13 W)
Agar bowled brilliantly, picking up two wickets, and scored 4* runs in the last match.
(5 M, 19 O, 10 W)
Kelly has performed well this season and managed to get a wicket in the last match.
(11 M, 210 R, 23.33 A)
Skipper Turner scored 69 runs in the last game and won the match for the team.
(8 M, 286 R, 35.75 A)
This season, Joe Clarke is the leading run-scorer for Stars and scored 83 runs from 58 balls in the last game.
(3 M, 12 O, 5 W)
Haris Rauf has picked up wickets consistently and got two wickets in the last game.
(9 M, 29 O, 12 W)
Brody Couch has picked up most wickets and was expensive in the last match but got one wicket.
(8 M, 30.4 O, 11 W)
Qais Ahmad bowled brilliantly, picking up two wickets for just 21 runs in the last match.
(6 M, 23 O, 5 W)
Skipper Zampa bowled well and picked up two wickets in the previous game.
(9 M, 273 R, 34.12 A)
Cartwright has been the most consistent run-scorer but scored only 17 runs in the previous match.
SCO vs STA Dream11 Team Prediction
J Clarke, C Bancroft
K Patterson, A Turner, L Evans
A Agar (Vc)
A Zampa, A Tye (C), M Kelly, H Rauf, C Couch
Captain and Vice-Captain (SCO vs STA Today Match Prediction)
- Andrew Tye
- Ashton Agar
- Joe Clarke
- Kurtis Patterson
- A Turner
We will update the final Dream11 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.