After their 1st match of Big Bash League, today there will be match between Hobart Hurricanes vs Brisbane Heat, both sides will play to bounce back as indicated in Big Bash today match prediction. This 7th match of BBL05 will be played on Tuesday, 22 December 2015 at Bellerive Oval, Hobart. Here at cricfrog.com we will let you know who will win the toss and who will win the match in our today match prediction section.
In this season of Big Bash League, Hobart Hurricanes start with a very poor performance as they have been defeated by Sixers with huge margin of 91 runs. Hurricanes players failed in every big bash today match prediction, to perform in bowling as well as in batting. Now they have to get together to get a victory in this match against Brisbane Heat. The Hurricanes have lost a little bowling firepower over the off-season, with Evan Gulbis, Ben Hilfenhaus and Xavier Doherty all departing.
However, they’ve strengthened their batting stocks to improve their chances in big bash today match prediction, adding Sri Lankan legend Kumar Sangakkara – who averages 40.05 with at a strike-rate of 131 from 19 T20 games in 2015 – to their list. With the likes of Sangakkara, Tim Paine, Ben Dunk, George Bailey and Dan Christian on the roster, today cricket match prediction says that the Hurricanes have plenty of big hitters who’ll love the smaller confines of Blundstone Arena.
Their x-factor player Shaun Tait have to do the magic with the ball and big bash today match prediction says if he gets it right with the ball, he’s close to unplayable and could finish with four wickets for not many runs. But get it wrong and the Hurricanes could be leaking ample runs this summer. The good news for Hurricanes fans is Tait approaches BBL05 with excellent T20 form under his belt, after he claimed 23 wickets for English county side Essex from 14 NatWest Blast matches.
While on other hand Brisbane Heat also had lost their 1st match of this season BBL05 against Renegades as out big bash today match prediction showed. However, the Heat players batted well and manage to set a challenging total of 180 but later their bowling side failed to defend the total. Although they have two star West Indians in Samuel Badree and Lendl Simmons, as well as Renegades duo Alex Doolan and Andrew Feketee.
And with former Kiwi spinner Daniel Vettori now coach – one of the most intelligent cricketers of the modern era the Heat approach BBL05 with a fresh attitude and ample confidence. Losing import Brendon McCullum was a massive blow but you couldn’t have asked for a much better replacement than the in-form Simmons. With 1127 runs at 36.35 in 2015, the West Indian has been one of the world’s most sought after T20 openers this year.
Their x-factor player Chris Lynn can change the momentum of a T20 contest in the space of an over or two as indicated in big bash today match prediction. He’s only 25-years-old, yet Lynn can be labelled a Heat stalwart, as no player has played more matches, scored more runs, reached more half-centuries or smashed more sixes than he has in the franchise’s short history. Lynn has had an injury-interrupted preparation due to a shoulder injury.
Brisbane Heat Big Bash Team Squad: Joe Burns, Alex Doolan, Peter Forrest, Chris Lynn (c), Nathan Reardon, Ben Cutting, Jason Floros, James Hopes, Brendon McCullum, James Peirson (wk), Nick Buchanan, Andrew Fekete, Luke Feldman, Josh Lalor, Mark Steketee, Samuel Badree, Lendl Simmons, Mitchell Swepson, Jack Wildermuth.
Hobart Hurricanes Big Bash Team Squad: Tim Paine (c), Ben Dunk (wk), Cameron Boyce, Jake Reed, Shaun Tait, Darren Sammy, Kumar Sangakkara, Dan Christian, Simon Milenko, George Bailey, Sam Rainbird, Timm van der Gugten, Clive Rose, Jon Wells, Michael Hill, Joe Mennie, Dom Michael
As the match will be their home ground of Hobart Hurricanes, Big Bash Today Match Prediction says that Brisbane Heat will win the toss and ball first, and Hobart will win the match.