On Friday, December 30, the Sydney Sixers (SIX) will face the Melbourne Renegades (REN) in the 21st match of the Big Bash League (BBL) 2022-23 at Simonds Stadium in Geelong. Here’s all you need to know about the REN vs SIX Dream11 prediction before of the game.
After a sluggish start to the season, the Sydney Sixers have turned things around, winning three straight games. In the rematch, the Sixers’ bowling assault dominated on all fronts, leading to an easy victory. The Renegades, on the other hand, will bet on home conditions this time, making for an exciting match in Geelong.
Josh Philippe has been in good form recently, scoring 131 runs in five games. He enters the game fresh off a fifty-point performance against the Renegades. Philippe stands out as the best wicketkeeper selection in your REN versus SIX Dream11 prediction squad, with two scores of 40 or more in his past three BBL matches and his rival Peter Handscomb’s batting position of six.
This season, Nic Maddinson has 129 runs in five BBL games. Despite not scoring many runs in recent games, Maddinson is still striking out at 141.76 at the top of the order. With Russell out, Maddinson will fill in as the Renegades’ sixth bowler, making him a useful addition to your REN versus SIX Dream11 prediction team.
Sean Abbott has been a standout for the Sixers this season, taking nine wickets in five games. He is averaging 18.55 with the ball and had a nice effort earlier in the week against the Renegades, with figures of 2/17 in four overs. Abbott is a must-have in your REN versus SIX Dream11 prediction team given his expertise and form.
Tom Rogers has taken eight wickets in five games for the Renegades this season. Despite going wicketless in the last game, Rogers is only averaging 17.25 with the ball this season. He has a BBL bowling strike rate of 17.57, which will serve him well. Given the circumstances, Rogers should be an excellent addition to your REN versus SIX Dream11 prediction squad.
|Sean Abbott||9 wickets in 5 matches|
|Josh Philippe||131 runs in 5 matches|
|Aaron Finch||154 runs in 5 matches|
|Mujeeb ur Rahman||3/29 in the previous game|
|Tom Rogers||8 wickets in 5 matches|
The previous game at the location resulted in 276 runs, indicating a competitive pitch. While the pacers took 71% of the wickets in the previous game, the spinners turned in combined statistics of 16-0-95-4, which helped them. With the pitch predicted to play better under lights, chasing may be the preferable option if the toss is won.
Geelong’s temperature will range from 13 degrees Celsius to 29 degrees Celsius. During Melbourne Renegades vs Sydney Sixers, the precipitation will be 0%, the humidity will be 49%, and the wind speed will be 26km/hr in Geelong, Australia.
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