ADS vs SCO BBL Prediction 20 Jan 2023
Big Bash League
- Date: 2023-01-20
- Start Time: 11:00
- Location: Adelaide Oval, Adelaide, Australia
- Tournament: Big Bash League
- Format: Big Bash League
- Prediction By: Malcolm Richards
On Friday, we will watch Adelaide Strikers and Perth Scorchers square off in the Big Bash League’s 48th match. The first game of the day’s doubleheader will pit the Adelaide Strikers against the Perth Scorchers. This is an exciting matchup because both teams are in the top 4 of the BBL point standings.
- Perth Scorchers are leading the BBL point table and they are going for the playoffs this season as well
- Adelaide Strikers have faced three consecutive losses
- Last time these two teams met, Perth Scorchers came out as the winners
ADS vs SCO – BBL – Venue Details
Venue: Adelaide Oval, Adelaide, Australia
Date: 20th January 2023
Time: 11.00 AM (IST)
ADS vs SCO – BBL – Team Previews
After having a strong start to the season, Adelaide Strikers have crumbled a bit. After winning the first three games of the season, the team dominated, but that dominance waned after dropping 7 of the following 9. More so because there aren’t many bowling options. Rashid Khan, who departed the BBL in the midst to join SA T20, is missed.
Additionally, Chris Lynn has joined Gulf Giants in the Twenty20 International League. The loss for Lynn is significant because with 416 runs this season, the top-order batter remains the second-leading run-scorer. In the previous game, his successor Alex Carrey did score fifty points. but was unable to achieve the intended outcomes.
Henry Thronton and Wes Agar will be the bowling attack’s captains. Agar’s average for his 17 wickets is 19.23. He is however leaking runs. An economy of 9.61 is something that a top wicket-taker won’t be expected to have. 16 wickets have been taken thus far by Thornton, including a five-for.
The Scorchers are enjoying an outstanding campaign. They have not even slightly been impacted by the loss of Faf du Plessis. Cameron Bancroft and Stephen Eskinazi will start the inning. So far, they are both offering the best possible start. The true match is Aaron Hardie at number three.
Hardie has a strike rate of 141.37 and 369 runs in 11 innings. In the most recent game, he scored an unbeaten 90, one of his four half-centuries. Josh Inglis has been reliable in the middle all season. The third-best run-scorer for the Scorchers has 377 runs in 12 games at the highest stroke rate of 153.87.
With Andrew Tye, Jason Behrendorff, and Jhye Richardson leading the way, the Scorchers are leading with their speed attack. In 12 games, the trio has taken 54 wickets. Andrew Tye now holds the top spot on the list of wicket-takers with 22 wickets at a 7.76 economy rate.
ADS vs SCO – BBL – Probable Playing XI
Adelaide Strikers: Matthew Short, Travis Head (c), Alex Carey (wk), Adam Hose, Colin de Grandhomme, Thomas Kelly, Ben Manenti, Cameron Boyce, Wes Agar, Henry Thornton, Harry Conway
Perth Scorchers: Cameron Bancroft, Stephen Eskinazi, Aaron Hardie, Josh Inglis (wk), Ashton Turner (c), Nick Hobson, Ashton Agar, Matthew Kelly, Andrew Tye, Jason Behrendorff, Lance Morris
ADS vs SCO – BBL – Toss Prediction and Pitch Report
The team batting second has consistently fared better at Adelaide Oval. In order to seize control of the game, the toss-winning team should choose to bowl first.
ADS vs SCO – BBL – Match Prediction
Adelaide Strikers will undoubtedly struggle to control the game against Perth Scorchers, who are in fantastic form. On Friday, we think Perth Scorchers will triumph.