THU vs HEA: Sydney Thunder will go square off against Brisbane Heat in the second match of the Big Bash League (BBL), 2021-22 on Monday at Manuka Oval, Canberra.
Sydney Thunder have got a strong squad with Chris Green, Tanveer Sangha, Alex Hales and Ben Cutting on their side. They had seen an average journey in the last edition of the tournament, where they lost against Brisbane Heat in the knockout game by 7 wickets. They’ll be looking to avenge that loss in this match and will be desperate to get off to a winning start.
Brisbane Heat, on the other hand, had an amazing time last year in the tournament. They lost to Perth Scorchers by 49 runs (D/L Method) in Challenger. They have got big names in their squad this year and will be looking for a victorious start in this season. Chris Lynn, Cameron Gannon, Ben Duckett and Mujeeb ur Rahman are the players to watch out for Brisbane Heat.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads, player records/stats, updates and dream11 predictions and fantasy cricket tips for Match 2 of the Big Bash League, 2021-22.
THU vs HEA Match Details
- Match: Sydney Thunder vs Brisbane Heat, Match 2
- Date: Sunday, December 5, 2021
- Time: 1:45 PM (IST)
- Venue: Manuka Oval, Canberra
THU vs HEA Pitch Report
The Manuka Oval pitch favours the batsmen, especially in the second innings. Chasing should be a good option here, while the team batting first should aim to score near or over 180.
THU vs HEA Probable Playing XI
Sydney Thunder Playing XI
Chris Green (C), Sam Billings, Baxter Holt, Daniel Sams, Tanveer Sangha, Gurinder Sandhu, Alex Hales, Jason Sangha / Oliver Davies, Alex Ross, Jonathan Cook / Chris Tremain, Ben Cutting.
Brisbane Heat Playing XI
Jimmy Peirson (C & WK), Mujeeb ur Rahman, Tom Cooper, Cameron Gannon, James Bazley, Matt Kuhnemann, Jack Wildermuth, Ben Duckett, Max Bryant, Sam Heazlett, Chris Lynn
Average First Innings Score
The average first innings score at this venue in the last 5 matches played is 133 runs.
Record of Chasing Team
Based on the last 5 matches —
- Matches Won: 2
- Matches Lost: 3
- No Result/Abandoned: 0
THU vs HEA Head-to-Head
Sydney Thunder & Brisbane Heat Last 5 Matches Stats
THU vs HEA Player Record/Stats (Top 5)
|Player||Stats (Last Edition)|
|Alex Hales||543 Runs|
|Tanveer Sangha||21 Wickets|
|Chris Lynn||458 Runs|
|Mujeeb ur Rahman||15 Wickets|
|Jimmy Peirson||324 Runs|
THU vs HEA Captaincy Picks
- Alex Hales
- Ben Cutting
- Chris Lynn
THU vs HEA Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction
Fantasy Team Suggestion 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Jimmy Peirson, Sam Billings
- Batsmen: Tom Cooper, Chris Lynn, Alex Hales
- All-Rounders: Ben Cutting, Jack Wildermuth, Daniel Sams
- Bowlers: Matt Kuhnemann, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Tanveer Sangha
- Captain: Alex Hales
- Vice-Captain: Chris Lynn
Fantasy Team Suggestion 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Jimmy Peirson
- Batsmen: Chris Lynn, Alex Hales, Alex Ross, Max Bryant
- All-Rounders: Ben Cutting, Jack Wildermuth, Chris Green
- Bowlers: Gurinder Sandhu, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Tanveer Sangha
- Captain: Ben Cutting
- Vice-Captain: Jimmy Peirson
Probable Winner Of The Match
Sydney Thunder 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.