Big Bash League – Melbourne Stars VS Sydney Sixers | STA VS SIX Dream11 Prediction: Details, Top Picks, Dream Team & Results Prediction

Melbourne Stars VS Sydney Sixers | STA VS SIX Dream11 Prediction
Melbourne Stars VS Sydney Sixers | STA VS SIX Dream11 Prediction
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Big Bash League – Melbourne Stars VS Sydney Sixers | STA VS SIX Dream11 Prediction

Introduction

In the Match 13 of the Big Bash League T20 2021, the Melbourne Stars will be crossing swords with the Sydney Sixers at the Melbourne Cricket Ground in Melbourne on 15 December (Wednesday). Both these teams are coming into this match after witnessing quite similar fortunes unfold in the ongoing edition of the T20 tournament. The Melbourne Stars have managed to win two out of their three matches in the ongoing Big Bash League T20 competition and are currently slotted at the third position on the points table. On the other hand, the defending champions Sydney Sixers got off to a brilliant start this season having won two really good games but then ended up losing their most recent match against Hobart Hurricanes and occupying the second spot in the standings. However, it will be really crucial for both these sides to continue this superb winning form further in this competition as well.

Melbourne Stars VS Sydney Sixers | STA VS SIX Dream11 Prediction
Melbourne Stars VS Sydney Sixers | STA VS SIX Dream11 Prediction

Match Details:

  • Date: 15 December
  • Time: 1:45 PM IST
  • Ground: Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne
  • Live Stream: Sony Sports Network and Sony LIV app

Head to Head: Melbourne Stars VS Sydney Sixers

  • Total Matches Played: 17
  • No. of matches won by MS: 6
  • No. of matches won by SS: 10
  • Tie: 1

In the 17 matches played between these 2 teams, MS has won 6 matches and SS has won 10 matches.

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Top Picks

Melbourne Stars

  1. Marcus Stoinis Stats in T20

For the Melbourne Stars, explosive opening batter Marcus Stoinis will be a key player to watch out for in this match due to his staggering power-hitting abilities. Stoinis has smashed more than 3500 runs in the T20 format of the game and can also contribute with the ball having an economy less than 9.

2. Glenn Maxwell Stats in T20

Melbourne Stars captain Glenn Maxwell will have to lead his side from the front in this edition of the Big Bash League T20. Maxwell had an excellent performance with the bat in the previous season where he scored a total of 379 runs from 14 games at an average of 31.58.

Melbourne Stars VS Sydney Sixers | STA VS SIX Dream11 Prediction
Melbourne Stars VS Sydney Sixers | STA VS SIX Dream11 Prediction

Sydney Sixers

  1. Josh Philippe

Josh Philippe has been outstanding for the Sixers in the ongoing edition of the BBL. In three matches, the right-hander has scored 160 runs at an average of 53.33 and a strike rate of 153.84. Having already scored two half-centuries, he looked in red-hot form. The Stars can’t afford to let him settle into a rhythm.

2. Steve O’Keefe

Steve O’Keefe has done brilliantly for the Sixers in the ongoing edition of the BBL. In 12 overs, the left-arm spinner has picked up five wickets at an incredible economy rate of six. Having picked up a four-wicket haul, the tweaker has looked in ominous touch. The Stars need to be circumspect while facing him.

Predicted XI

Melbourne Stars: Marcus Stoinis, Joe Clarke, Nick Larkin, Glenn Maxwell, Hilton Cartwright, Beau Webster, Andre Russell, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Adam Zampa, Qais Ahmad, Brody Couch

Sydney Sixers: Josh Philippe, James Vince, Daniel Hughes, Moises Henriques, Jordan Silk, Daniel Christian, Tom Curran, Chris Jordan, Sean Abbott, Hayden Kerr, Steve O’Keefe

Prediction

It is going to be a high-scoring game between two good batting units. According to today’s match prediction, SIX are the favorites to win this match.

Win Probability

  • Melbourne Stars: 40%
  • Sydney Sixers: 60%
  • Our Prediction: Sydney Sixers 2-1 Melbourne Stars

Dream XI Team

  • Wicket Keepers: Josh Philippe
  • Batters: Marcus Stoinis, Nick Larkin, James Vince
  • All Rounders: Glenn Maxwell, Hilton Cartwright, Moises Henriques
  • Bowlers: Nathan Coulter-Nile, Steve O’Keefe, Tom Curran, Sean Abbott

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