Hobart Hurricanes will face Adelaide Strikers in the 22nd match of the BBL 2021/22 on Monday. After two back-to-back losses, Hobart Hurricanes finally won their first game on their home soil against Melbourne Stars by 24 runs. They look a completely different side when their top order performs. With 2 wins and 3 losses, they are at the 3rd spot in the standings with 10 points.
Adelaide Strikers, on the other hand, are in a spot of bother at the moment having lost 3 matches in a row. There is still plenty of concerns in the batting department and they need to rectify as soon. With a solitary win under their belt, they have placed themselves at the 6th spot in the standings with 7 points.
Hobart Hurricanes vs Adelaide Strikers, Match 22
Venue: Bellerive Oval, Hobart
Date & Time: December 27th, at 12:35 PM IST and 6:05 PM Local Time
Live Streaming: Sony Sports Network
The wicket will slow down in the latter half of the match. It’s a good surface to bat on initially and the previous last 3 results show the same as well. Anything over 170 is hard to chase here.
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Probable Playing XIs for HUR vs STR:
Ben McDermott, Matthew Wade (c & wk), D’Arcy Short, Peter Handscomb, Tim David, Harry Brook, Jordan Thompson, Nathan Ellis, Thomas Rogers, Riley Meredith, Sandeep Lamichhane
Matthew Short, Jake Weatherald, Matt Renshaw, Jonathan Wells, Harry Nielson (wk), Thomas Kelly, George Garton, Rashid Khan, Wes Agar, Fawad Ahmed, Peter Siddle (c)
Top Picks for HUR vs STR Dream11 Match:
Top Picks – Batters
Tim David can play attacking shots at the death. In 5 innings in this tournament, he has managed to score 49 runs at a strike rate of 140.
Jonathan Wells bought up his first half-century of the tournament in the last game against Brisbane Heat. He batted well for his 55 runs from 41 balls. Overall, in this league, he has added 138 runs at an average of 27.6.
Top Picks – All-Rounders
D’Arcy Short is in pretty good shape. In 5 matches in this tournament, he has amassed 164 runs at an average of 41 with a strike rate of 103.79 and has even chipped in with a wicket as well.
Matthew Short doesn’t show any sympathy for the bowlers. In 5 matches in this competition, he has scored 154 runs at an average of 30.8 and has also picked up a wicket.
Top Picks – Bowlers
Thomas Rogers is the pick of the bowler for the Hurricanes. In the last 4 matches, he has scalped 8 wickets with the best figures of 3 for 28.
Rashid Khan has picked up the most wickets for Adelaide in this tournament. In 5 matches, he has scalped 9 wickets at an economy of 7.05 and has also scored 30 runs with the bat.
Top Picks – Wicketkeepers
Matthew Wade is providing solid starts in this tournament for the Hurricanes. In 5 matches so far, he has scored 169 runs at an average of 33.8 and a strike rate of 153.63.
HUR vs STR Must Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
|Player||Statistics (This Tournament)||Dream11 Points|
|Matthew Wade||169 runs||270|
|D’Arcy Short||164 runs and one wicket||250|
|Matthew Short||154 runs and one wicket||295|
|Jonathan Wells||138 runs||228|
|Rashid Khan||9 wickets and 30 runs||328|
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for HUR vs STR Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Matthew Wade (c), Ben McDermott, Jonathan Wells, Matt Renshaw, Jake Weatherald (vc), Matthew Short, D’Arcy Short, Rashid Khan, Thomas Rogers, Nathan Ellis, George Garton
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for HUR vs STR Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Matthew Wade, Jonathan Wells, Peter Handscomb, Tim David, Harry Brook, Matthew Short (c), D’Arcy Short (vc), Peter Siddle, Rashid Khan, Nathan Ellis, Wes Agar
HUR vs STR Risky Captaincy Choices:
Ben McDermott played splendidly in the last match against Melbourne Stars where he struck 67 runs from 43 balls. He is a risky captaincy pick for your fantasy teams.
Matt Renshaw has scored 46 runs in the 2 matches he has played in this tournament. You can take a risk and pick him as your fantasy team skipper.
Player you should avoid:
Sandeep Lamichhane has picked up only 2 wickets in the 5 matches so far in this tournament. It’s better to avoid him while making your fantasy teams.
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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.