The Sydney Thunder are set to host the Hobart Hurricanes to kick off New Year’s Eve double-header at the Lavington Sports Oval. Both teams are gradually nearing the top of the BBL table and hence will offer a high-intensity fixture. The Thunder enter this game after defeating the Brisbane Heat by 11 runs.
While the Hobart Hurricanes took down Melbourne Renegades in a low-scoring thriller. But before the two teams go head-to-head, here is a look at the picture painted by numbers and statistics and who they depict could be the winner.
The Hobart Hurricanes have a better chance to win the toss as they have won two out of the three tosses in BBL matches.
The Sydney Thunder have a better chance to win this game against the Hobart Hurricanes because of the incredible form entering this fixture. After a slow start, the Thunder has roared back into BBL 12 with some dominant performances which include a 10-wicket win over the Brisbane Heat.
Predicted powerplay score and Average first innings total
This will be the first Big Bash League game at the Lavington Sports Oval but based on the previous performances of the competing teams, the average first innings score is 160. The predicted powerplay score could be between 55-60.
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