The next exciting match of the Big Bash League fans have been waiting for to be played between Melbourne Stars and Perth Scorchers is all set to take place on January 23, 2021, at Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne. The competition looks quite intense after each match. Especially in the 50th match, STA vs SCO would be quite tight as STA is just one spot below SCO. In their previous 16 meetings, each team has won eight times Keep reading guys to check out the match prediction.
STA vs SCO Live Streaming: The live streaming of STA vs SCO can be done on Sony Sports. The streaming can also be done on its OTT platform SonyLIV (app, website)
MELBOURNE STARS: STA has been inconsistent with its performances recently and this threw away the victory over the Melbourne Renegades on Wednesday. They are running with 24 points securing 3rd position on the table. In their previous match with Melbourne Renegades, STA looked poised to record a sixth win of the campaign. They managed to score 158 runs. Nick Larkin remained not out with 61 runs and Marcus Stoinis scored 37 runs. Bith these players were the key to the game. Nathan Coulter-Nile is back in the team after recovering from an injury and he successfully picked three wickets in the game with Melbourne Renegades. Billy Stanlake is expected to come back.
Melbourne Stars Squad to Watch: Glenn Maxwell (c), Seb Gotch (wk), Marcus Stoinis, Nic Maddinson, Nick Larkin, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Hilton Cartwright, Adam Zampa, Liam Hatcher, Zahir Khan, Clint Hinchliffe, Edward J Newman, Tom O Connell, Sam Rainbird, James Seymour, Billy Stanlake
PERTH SCORCHERS: SCO has been showing outstanding performance and scored a seventh win in their last eight games on Friday with a 22-run victory over Hobart Hurricanes. They have deserved to be and are in 2nd position of the table with 28 points. Both the batting and bowling team of SCO is on fire. Josh Inglis scoring the highest 58 runs this time with total runs 179/8 against the Hurricanes. Jhye Richardson was on a roll picking four wickets in this awesome game. Mitch Marsh returned as a specialist batsman. SCO is performing extremely well with back-to-back victories
Perth Scorchers Squad to Watch: Josh Inglis (wk), Ashton Turner (c), Jason Roy, Liam Livingstone, Colin Munro, Mitchell Marsh, Aaron Hardie, Jhye Richardson, Andrew Tye, Jason Behrendorff, Fawad Ahmed, Cameron Bancroft, Matthew Kelly, Joel Paris, Kurtis Patterson, Corey Rocchiccioli
PREDICTIONS: STA position seems to be far from secure and this loss against SCO could be fatal. The SCO team form looks great and they proved this by winning seven of their last eight contests. This ability has taken them so far in this tournament. Both the batting and balling squad look in fine form which can be pretty tough for STA to defeat. STA does have the quality to be on top but the position of SCO is on roll and then is a big buster for STA. The winning chances of SCO are very high as compared to SCO looking at their recent performances.
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