Big Bash League 2021, The 38th match will be played between Sydney Thunder vs Sydney Sixers (THU vs SIX) at Manuka Oval, Canberra .
Here in the Big Bash League (BBL) 10 and this time it’s much more at stake than ever before in Sydney Smash.
Sydney Sixers and Sydney Thunder are the top two teams in the current edition of the BBL have looked the only two consistent sides in the 37 games so far.
The Sixers take on the Thunder in the 18th Sydney Smash on Wednesday night.
Wednesday’s Sydney Smash in Canberra will take on extra importance with the Sixers and Thunder, first and second respectively on the BBL|10 ladder,
Sydney Thunder skipper Callum Ferguson said it should come as no surprise for fans to realise the rivalry between his team, and the club’s arch-rivals – Sydney Sixers – is only intensifying.
Speaking on the eve of the KFC Big Bash League’s first Sydney Smash of BBL|10, Ferguson said whenever the two teams play against each other the ‘competitiveness’ was unmistakable.
Match: Sydney Thunders vs Sydney Sixers (THU vs SIX), Match 38
Date: 13th January 2021, at 1:45 PM IST
Venue: Manuka Oval, Canberra
BBL 2020-21: THU vs SIX Pitch Report
Coming to the pitch at the Carrara Oval, Queensland the chasing side have been winning matches despite bowlers picking up wickets. .
Coming to the weather for this match, AccuWeather has predicted that the conditions will be sunny and there may not be chances of rain during the match. As chasing seems to be the better option, the captain winning the toss will look to bowl first
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THU vs SIX Probable Playing XIs
Sydney Thunder: Usman Khawaja, Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson (c), Sam Billings (wk), Alex Ross, Ben Cutting, Nathan McAndrew, Chris Green, Adam Milne, Brendan Doggett, Tanveer Sangha and Daniel Sams
Sydney Sixers: Josh Philippe (wk), Jack Edwards, James Vince, Daniel Hughes (c), Jordan Silk, Daniel Christian, Carlos Brathwaite, Steve OKeefe, Jackson Bird, Jake Ball, Lloyd Pope
Squad for THU vs SIX:
Sydney Thunder: Ben Cutting, Ollie Davies, Brendan Doggett, Matt Gilkes, Chris Green, Alex Hales, Baxter Holt, Usman Khawaja, Nathan McAndrew, Adam Milne, Arjun Nair, Alex Ross, Daniel Sams, Jason Sangha, Tanveer Sangha, Chris Tremain
Sydney Sixers: Justin Avendano, Jake Ball, Nick Bertus, Jackson Bird, Carlos Brathwaite, Daniel Christian, Ben Dwarshuis, Jack Edwards, Daniel Hughes ©, Hayden Kerr, Ben Manenti, StephenO’ Keefe, Josh Philippe, Lloyd Pope, Tom Rogers, Gurinder Sandhu, Jordan Silk, James Vince
C and VC Options for THU vs SIX: –
Safe option: – D Christian, D Sams,
Risky Option: – B Dwarshuis, J Philippe, U Khawaja, C Brathwaite, D Hughes
Team1 – For Small League: