THU vs HEA Dream11 Prediction: The Knockout Match of the Big Bash League 2020-21 will be played between Sydney Thunder and Brisbane Heat at the Manuka Oval, Canberra on Sunday, January 31.
It is time for the Knockout in the 2021-21 edition of the Big Bash League and it will take place between Sydney Thunder, who finished third in the points table, and Brisbane Heat, who made their way courtesy their victory over Adelaide Strikers in the Eliminator.
Thunder made their way into the Knockout thanks to an imperious win over Strikers by 9 wickets thanks to Alex Hales (63 off 39) and Callum Ferguson (46 off 33) brilliant knock.
Brisbane Heat, on the other hand, comes into this game on the back of six wickets win over Strikers. Adelaide Strikers, batting first piled up 130 runs in prescribed 20 overs, which Brisbane Heat chased out with ease in just 18.5 overs thanks to Joe Denly (41 off 40) and Jimmy Peirson (47 off 44) match-winning knock.
This is the perfect event for the fantasy sports enthusiast to switch on. So here are the match details, pitch report, weather forecast, probable playing 11 and dream11 fantasy team predictions for the knockout game of the Big Bash League 2020-21 between Sydney Thunder and Brisbane Heat on January 31, 2020.
THU vs HEA Match Details
- Match: Sydney Thunder vs Brisbane Heat, Knock out Match
- Date: 31 January 2020
- Time: 1:45 PM(IST)
- Venue: Manuka Oval, Canberra
THU vs HEA Weather and Pitch Report
The knockout game of the Big Bash League might get interrupted as there is the possibility of scattered showers during the match. The temperature will hover 26 degree Celsius. The humidity will be close to 64%.
The Manuka Oval will offer something to the bowlers for the first few overs, but beyond that, it becomes a batting paradise. Both teams could look to bat first, and 170 runs are likely to be a par-score at this venue.
Average First Innings Score
The average first inning score at this venue is 170.
Record of Chasing Team
70% of the matches have been won by the chasing teams.
Player’s Availability Report:
Daniel Sams has recovered from his injury and has been included in Sydney Thunder’s squad.
Sydney Thunder (THU) vs Brisbane Heat (HEA): Head-To-head
- Total Matches Played:12
- Sydney Thunders Won: 3
- Brisbane Heat Won: 9
- No Result: 0
THU vs HEA Dream11 Probable Playing 11
Predicted Playing 11 For Sydney Thunder
Usman Khawaja, Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson (C), Sam Billings (WK), Daniel Sams, Brendan Doggett, Ben Cutting, Chris Green, Adam Milne, Tanveer Sangha, Nathan McAndrew.
Predicted Playing 11 For Brisbane Heat
Sam Heazlett, Chris Lynn (c), Marnus Labuschagne, Joe Denly, Joe Burns, Jimmy Peirson (wk), Lewis Gregory, Mark Steketee, Mitchell Swepson, Ben Laughlin, Morne Morkel, Xavier Bartlett
BBL 2020-21 THU vs HEA Dream11 Fantasy Team Predictions
- Wicket-Keeper: Sam Billings, Jimmy Peirson
- Batsmen: Alex Hales, Callum Ferguson, Chris Lynn
- All Rounders: Marnus Labuschagne, Ben Cutting, Lewis Gregory
- Bowlers: Tanveer Sangha, Chris Green, Mark Steketee
- Captain: Marnus Labuschagne
- Vice-Captain: Alex Hales
Sydney Thunders & Brisbane Heat Squads
Sydney Thunder Squad
Callum Ferguson (c), Sam Billings, Jonathan Cook, Ben Cutting, Oliver Davies, Brendan Doggett, Matthew Gilkes, Chris Green, Alex Hales, Usman Khawaja, Nathan McAndrew, Adam Milne, Arjun Nair, Alex Ross, Daniel Sams, Jason Sangha, Tanveer Sangha, Chris Tremain
Brisbane Heat Squad
Chris Lynn (c), Xavier Bartlett, James Bazley, Max Bryant, Joe Burns, Tom Cooper, Lewis Gregory, Sam Heazlett, Matthew Kuhnemann, Marnus Labuschagne, Ben Laughlin, Dan Lawrence, Morne Morkel, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Jimmy Peirson, Mark Steketee, Mitch Swepson, Jack Wildermuth, Matthew Willans.
THU vs HEA Probable Winner
Sydney Thunder is expected to win this clash.
THU vs HEA Broadcasting & Live Streaming Details:
- TV Channel – Sony Six and Sony Six HD (India), Fox Sports and Seven Network (Australia), BT Sport (UK).
- Online platforms – Sony LIV (India).
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.