Date: December 27, 2022
Time: 1:45 PM IST
Venue: Sydney Showground Stadium, Sydney
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The 17th match of the ongoing Big Bash League season will bring yet another opportunity for struggling Sydney Thunder to turn results in their favour. In four games, Chris Green-led side has only a single win while they have lost three games.
They are currently at the bottom of the points table with two points. Meanwhile, Brisbane Heat is having the same feat as they have played three games and lost two out of them. But they placed fifth on the table with two points. Let's look at the match prediction for the upcoming fixture on the basis of stats and numbers.
Sydney Thunder is most likely to win the toss as they have won toss in all their three games so far.
While both the teams have just one win in their last couple of games and will be eager to clinch victory in the upcoming fixture, Brisbane Heat has an upper hand over their opponents. After two straight loss, Brisbane Heat finally won their last game against Adelaide Strikers and will be looking forward to continue the momentum.
Max Bryant and Sam Billings batted brilliantly in the game while right-arm pacer Mark Steketee picked four wickets in the game. Brisbane should win the game against Sydney Thunders with lot of ease.
Predicted powerplay score and Average first innings total
The Sydney Showground Stadium will provide a lot of assistance to the batters, but bowlers will extract much-needed bounce from the wicket. The average 1st inning score will be around 160-170, while the powerplay score is likely to be between 40 to 45.
Winner of the match
Team to win the toss
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