Melbourne Stars and Adelaide Strikers are both very competitive and top performers team. The players of both sides show the best performance and records in different matches.
Details About the Match:
The match between Melbourne Stars and Sydney Thunders will be played at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne on 08 January 2020, Wednesday. The timing of the game is 13:40 IST / 08:10 GMT.
Another match will be played on 8 January 2020 between Adelaide Strikers and Sydney Sixers. The place of the game will be Adelaide Oval, Adelaide and the timing of the match is 10:10 IST or 4:40 GMT.
Melbourne Stars do not gain any of the finals Big Bash League however they were the runners up team in the fifth season of the BBL 2015-16 when Sydney Thunders were the winners. In the last season which is 8 season of BBL 2018-19, they were again runners-up team when Melbourne Renegades were the winners.
However, Sydney Thunder were the winners in the fifth season of BBL in 2015-16 when Melbourne Stars were the runners-up team.
If we consider the batting lineup of Sydney Thunder, then they are more reliance on Jos Butler and Shane Watson who is the top performer batsman in their team.
Other batsmen who perform well in Melbourne Stars are Nick Larkin, Marcus Stoning, Glenn Maxwell. Melbourne Stars are the perfect team when they play against many teams. Marcus Stoinis is a very reliable and robust batsman in Melbourne Stars who can score match-winning scores.
In Melbourne Stars, there are many potential bowlers like Dwayne Bravo, Adam Zampa, and Marcus Stoinis, who showed the beautiful bowling in many of the matches with different teams. Sydney Thunders batting lineup is quite impressive having Jos Buttler, SR Watson, and Christopher Green as the powerful batsman in their group.