STA vs SCO: Melbourne Stars will square off against Perth Scorchers in the 31st match of the Big Bash League (BBL), 2021-22 on Sunday, January 2, 2022, at Junction Oval, Melbourne.
Melbourne Stars are having a decent season but they need to work as a team to win more matches in the tournament. Overall, they have played six matches so far out of which they’ve won three. They are currently placed at the sixth spot of the points table. Their last match was abandoned due to the covid-19 pandemic.
Perth Scorches, on the other hand, played six matches so far out of which they’ve won three. They are currently placed at the second spot of the points table with 21 points in their account. Their previous match was also abandoned due to the rain.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads, player records/stats, updates and dream11 predictions and fantasy cricket tips for Match 31 of the Big Bash League, 2021-22.
STA vs SCO Match Details
- Match: Melbourne Stars vs Perth Scorchers, Match 31
- Date: Sunday, January 2, 2022
- Time: 10:00 AM (IST)
- Venue: Junction Oval, Melbourne
STA vs SCO Pitch Report
The bowlers have fared well at this venue, making it a difficult track to bat on. The captain winning the toss should look to bowl first and restrict their opponents to a below-par total.
STA vs SCO Probable Playing XI
Melbourne Stars Playing XI
Glenn Maxwell (C), Joe Clarke (WK), Hilton Cartwright, Joe Burns, Brody Couch, Qais Ahmad, Haris Rauf, Marcus Stoinis, Adam Zampa, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Beau Webster.
Perth Scorchers Playing XI
Ashton Turner (C), Josh Inglis (WK), Mitchell Marsh, Peter Hatzoglou, Ashton Agar, Andrew Tye, Kurtis Patterson, Jason Behrendorff, Tymal Mills, Colin Munro, Laurie Evans.
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at this venue in the last 5 matches played is 113 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches —
- Matches Won: 5
- Matches Lost: 0
- No Result/Abandoned: 0
STA vs SCO Head-to-Head
Melbourne Stars & Perth Scorchers Last 5 Matches Stats
STA vs SCO Dream11 Expert Picks
|Mitchell Marsh||504 Points|
|Andrew Tye||399 Points|
|Colin Munro||389 Points|
|Ashton Turner||382 Points|
|Glenn Maxwell||326 Points|
STA vs SCO Player Record/Stats (Top 5)
|Player||Stats (This Tournament)|
|Mitchell Marsh||255 Runs & 4 Wickets|
|Andrew Tye||11 Wickets & 45 Runs|
|Colin Munro||268 Runs|
|Ashton Turner||104 Runs & 1 Wicket|
|Glenn Maxwell||177 Runs & 2 Wickets|
STA vs SCO Captaincy Picks
- Mitchell Marsh
- Josh Inglis
- Glenn Maxwell
STA vs SCO Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team Suggestion 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Joe Clarke
- Batsmen: Colin Munro, Hilton Cartwright, Laurie Evans
- All-Rounders: Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Ashton Turner
- Bowlers: Jason Behrendorff, Andrew Tye, Qais Ahmad, Brody Couch
- Captain: Mitchell Marsh
- Vice-Captain: Glenn Maxwell
Fantasy Team Suggestion 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Josh Inglis
- Batsmen: Joe Burns, Marcus Stoinis, Ashton Turner, Laurie Evans
- All-Rounders: Glenn Maxwell, Ashton Agar
- Bowlers: Nathan Coulter-Nile, Adam Zampa, Andrew Tye, Peter Hatzoglou
- Captain: Josh Inglis
- Vice-Captain: Marcus Stoinis
Probable Winner Of The Match
Melbourne Stars is expected to win this match.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.