Sydney Sixers VS Adelaide Strikers: This year, BBL 2021-22, we saw a lot of action-packed performance and nail-biting last-over experiences between the best domestic teams. A total of 15 matches have already been completed, and it’s been a hell of an event with all the teams giving the best in every game to lead the points table.
Sydney Sixers is on top of the BBL points table. The sensational team has played four matches and won 3, with 11 points in the back.
The Sixers faced Glenn Maxwell’s Melbourne Heat in their last match and defeated them in a last-over encounter battle. “Maxwell got his first BBL century that night against the Sixers.”
On the other side, we have Adelaide Strikers, who have played their last match against the top second team of the big bash points table Perth scorchers. They lost the game against the Scorchers with 49 runs, still left chase after their 20 overs of play.
The side has played three matches, lost two, and won 1 game against the renegades. After analyzing all the stats and figures, we know that the Adelaide Strikers have the potential to come up with big VICTORIES and get in the qualifiers.
Adelaide Strikers’ next match IS against the Sydney Sixers. It will be a crucial match for the team as they need to win this match to keep the chances alive to qualify for the semis.
So today, in this article, we will analyze and predict these two opponents’ last match and conclude who would win the next encounter between these two Rivals.
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Adelaide Strikers Last Match Analysis
The Adelaide Strikers played their last match against the Perth scorchers side. Scorchers flipped the coin, batted first, and opened their innings with Colin Munro and Bancroft in the crease.
The Striker bowlers were not quick to pick up early wickets, which resulted in Scorchers scoring a good total.
After the end, first powerplay, the Scorcher’s top-order batsman Munro and bankrupt made a 50 run partnership and were going very well with the bat. “They were hitting sixes and boundaries all over the ground entertaining Cricket fans watching and also the crowds.”
The three spinners of Adelaide Strikers side, Fawad, Darsi, and Rashid Khan, were put under pressure and charged by the scorches batsman “In the 3rd over of Rashid Khan, Munro targets him and hits him for two consecutive sixes, one in the middle off region and a massive one in the mid-on side.”
He scores his century in the 18th over, and the Perth scorchers reached a total of 196 in their 20 overs of play “What a showcase of talent, class, and skills from the left-handed Newzealand batsman – Colin Munro (108 of 72 balls)
The Adelaide Strikers’ openers, short and weathered, started very well in hitting boundaries and scoring valuable runs for their side.
In the 2nd over of the Strikers innings, “Weatherald flicks Behrendorff Straight into the Crowds For Six” “What timing from the left hander” The very next ball Behrendorff mixes up his delivery and bowls a slower one, Weatherald mistimes it and gets caught by Aston Turner.
After completing 12 overs, Strikers were 92 for 4, with the required run rate exceeding 12.2 per over to win the match.
Striker’s batters were not successful in increasing the pace of the run-scoring. Also, Perth scorcher’s bowlers were very economical and didn’t give easy runs to their opponent. After 20 overs, Strikers only made 146 runs with all their wickets town and lost the game by 49 runs to chase.
Perth defeated Adelaide Strikers by 49 runs.
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Sydney Sixers Last Match Analysis
In their last match, the Sixers faced their old rival team Melbourne Stars. Sixers flipped the coin and opted to bowl first.
The openers of Melbourne Stars Stones and Clark came into the crease and were stunned by the pitch’s pace and bounce.
The Commentators said that the pitch would not give any turn to the spinners, but the left-arm spinner D. Kaffe proved them wrong and delivered an unplayable out spinning bowl in his very first ball of the match, shocked Stoinis.
In the Second over, Dwarshuis ran faster and delivered a straight-up fast unplayable off-bouncer to
Stoinis, and he edged into the hands of the keeper. “Stoinis looks at the pitch and departs to the Pavillion.”
In the Next over, Keefe joins the party, picks up the Stars opener Clarke with a beautiful out-spinning delivery, and gets an edge from the batsman into the keeper’s hands.
Glenn Maxwell took the responsibility as the leader after consecutive falling wickets of the Melbourne Stars. He scored his first BBL century and took his team to a fighting total of 177 in 20 Overs.
The Sixers batsman Josh Philippe started the run chase. Glenn Maxwell stepped in front to bowl the first over. “First ball to Philippe went for a boundary with a thick edge over the top of short third man.”
Philippe and Vince started aggressively by hitting boundaries and scoring valuable runs in the run chasing process.
After 11 overs, Sixers were 96 for 2 with 72 runs needed to chase with a required run rate of 8 per over.
Philippe and Silk stood with their side and chased down the total with three balls to spare and seven wickets in their back. “ Super effort from Josh Phillipe” 3 Runs were needed off three delivery and Philippe hits the next ball for a flat-six and chases down the total “He ends up his Innings scoring 99 of 61 balls and getting a key victory for his side.
Sixers Defeat the MELBOURNE Stars with seven wickets in hand and two balls left to play.
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Sydney Sixers vs. Adelaide Strikers Prediction
Sydney Sixers are the table toppers, and the Adelaide Strikers are in the 5th spot. Strikers lost their last game and would look to pick up a key victory and get valuable points for their team in the next match against the Strikers.
Hence we have seen Sydney Sixers dominate everyone in Big Bash Premier League; they won three out of the four matches. Therefore IT would take a lot of effort from the Adelaide Strikers, who lost most of their games to defeat the Sydney sixers.
Therefore we predict that Sydney Sixers will beat the Adelaide Strikers comfortably in their next match on December 20.
Adelaide Strikers Playing 11
- Peter Siddle (c)
- Wes Agar
- Daniel Drew
- George Garton
- Ryan Gibson
- Thomas Kelly
- Rashid Khan
- Harry Nielsen (wk)
- Liam Scott
- Matt Short
- Jake Weatherald
- Jon Wells
- Daniel Worrall
Sydney Sixers Playing 11
- Moises Henriques (C)
- Sean Abbott
- Daniel Christian
- Tom Curran
- Ben Dwarshuis
- Jack Edwards
- Mickey Edwards
- Daniel Hughes
- Chris Jordan
- Hayden Kerr
- Ben Manenti
- Lawrence Neil-Smith
- Stephen O’Keefe
- Josh Philippe
- Lloyd Pope
- Jordan Silk
- James Vince
- Nick Winter
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