The 26th game of the Big Bash League will be between Melbourne Renegades vs Melbourne Stars and will be played at the Docklands Stadium, Melbourne on January 12. Here is the preview of the game in the Melbourne Renegades vs Melbourne Stars, Match Preview:
Venue: Docklands Stadium, Melbourne
Timing: 2:10 PM/ 08:40 AM GMT / 07:40 PM Local Time
Melbourne Renegades Squad: Aaron Finch(c), Tom Beaton, Dwayne Bravo, Tom Cooper, Xavier Doherty, Callum Ferguson, Marcus Harris, Brad Hogg, Trent Lawford, Sunil Narine, Peter Nevill, James Pattinson, Thisara Perera, Nathan Rimmington, Matthew Short, Peter Siddle, Chris Tremain, Matthew Wade, Cameron White, Nick Winter
Melbourne Stars Squad: Ben Dunk, Jackson Coleman, Michael Beer, Scott Boland, James Faulkner, Seb Gotch, Evan Gulbis, Peter Handscomb, Sam Harper, John Hastings(c), Ben Hilfenhaus, Glenn Maxwell, Kevin Pietersen, Rob Quiney, Marcus Stoinis, Daniel Worrall, Luke Wright, Adam Zampa, Marcus Stoinis
The Melbourne Renegades have Aaron Finch, Dwayne Bravo, Tom Cooper, Callum Ferguson, Sunil Narine, Peter Nevill, Thisara Perera, Matthew Wade, Cameron White as the big names in the batting lineup. Its a superb batting lineup of lot of international names in the squad.The middle order is a strong one with the likes of Cameron White, Callum Ferguson, Dwayne Bravo in the lineup. As far the bowling lineup is concerned the key bowlers will be James Pattinson, Dwayne Bravo, Xavier Doherty and the old fellow Brad Hogg. Overall the Renegades have a really strong and balanced squad with both variety as well as talent and will be a really tough team to face for any opposition.
The Stars from Melbourne have Glenn Maxwell, Kevin Pietersen, Rob Quiney, Marcus Stoinis, Daniel Worrall, Luke Wright as the batsmen in the lineup. James Faulkner is a power hitter and can finish games. Kevin Pietersen will be a key man in the middle order. Marcus Stoinis has been good with the bat for the Stars. The other batsmen however haven’t lived up to the names in the tournament so far. Michael Beer, Jackson Coleman, Scott Boland, James Faulkner, Adam Zampa, John Hastngs, Ben Hilfenhaus, Marcus Stoinis are the bowlers for the side. John Hastings is also the skipper of the Stars. The team has a decent balance but they haven’t been able to perform to the best of their ability.
The prediction is of Melbourne Renegades win due to a superb balance in the side. This was the preview of the game. Please leave your comments and suggestions in the box below.