Sydney Thunder vs Perth Scorchers Prediction – Big Bash 17th Match

Sydney Thunder won by 1 run

  • Date: January 02, 2019
  • Time: 01:45 PM IST
  • Venue: Sydney Showground Stadium, Sydney

Betting Odds

Sydney Thunder – 1.72 (bet INR 100 and win INR 172 if Sydney Thunder wins) BET NOW

Perth Scorchers – 2.10 (bet INR 100 and win INR 210 if Perth Scorchers wins) BET NOW


Betting Tips for Sydney Thunder vs Perth Scorchers, 17th Match

  • Michael Klinger is expected to be best batsman for Perth Scorchers with odds of 3.75 (win INR 375 by betting INR 100) and for Sydney Thunder Jos Buttler leads with 3.25 (win INR 325 by betting INR 100) BET NOW
  • Fawad Ahmed has odds of 4.00 (get INR 400 by wagering INR 100) to be Sydney Thunder’s best batsman while Andrew Tye leads for Perth Scrochers with 3.75 (get INR 375 by wagering INR 100) BET NOW
  • In the Man of the Match market Jos Buttler leads with odds of 8.00 (win INR 800 by wagering INR 100) followed by Shane Watson with 9.00 (win INR 900 by wagering INR 100) BET NOW
  • In most match sixes market Sydney Thunder have 1.66 (get INR 166 by wagering INR 100) while Perth Scorchers have 2.75 (get INR 275 by wagering INR 100) BET NOW
  • In highest opening partnership the odds are 1.72 (get INR 172 by staking INR 100) in favour of Thunder and 2.10 (get INR 210 by staking INR 100) for Scorchers BET NOW

Sydney Thunder vs Perth Scorcher Match Odds by BetRally & Betway

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Big Bash 17th Match Squad Comparison

Sydney Thunder

It has been mixed bag of results for Shane Watson and his boys. The skipper has led the team from the front but they have failed to be consistent. They started on the right note defeating Melbourne Stars and Sydney Sixers but suddenly seem to have lost their momentum with back to back losses against Hobart Hurricanes and Adelaide Strikers. If this poor form continues it would be extremely difficult for the side to rise on the points table. Knowing the importance of the next game and also the opportunity of playing a slightly out of form Scorchers he would want his team to win the contest at all cost.
Jos Buttler has been in incredible form and so has Shane Watson opening the batting and they are the mainstays for the side. Callum Ferguson has also played brilliantly and with Joe Root in the batting order followed by Jason Sangha and Daniel Sams they pack quite the punch. Batting has been good for the side this season and it is the bowlers who have let the side down in the last two losses. Chris Green has been bowling well and Daniel Sams as well. But Fawad Ahmed’s poor form in the last couple of games is affecting the side. Jonathan Cook also needs to do well with the new ball for the side to win the upcoming game.

Perth Scorchers

Ashton Turner’s team is struggling at the moment. In four games that they have played so far the side has won only once against Adelaide Strikers. They have lost badly in the other three games against Melbourne Renegades, Sydney Sixers and Hobart Hurricanes. Their batsmen are failing to create the kind of pressure that the skipper would expect from the side. The top players in the side have failed to deliver much to the captain’s disappoint. Turner knows the importance of the next game against Sydney Thunder and a loss here might make it extremely difficult for them to make it to the play-offs.
Michael Klinger has been in good form this season but the Scrochers need to stop experimenting with the opening pair with their third combination for the season involving William Bosisto failing as well. In the middle order the story hasn’t been different either with Ashton Turner being in bad form and come-back man Cameron Bancroft also not troubling scorers much. The side needs to gets its batting order right to compete against opponents. Bowlers have done better but Andrew Tye’s poor run is affecting the side. Jason Behrendorff, Jhye Richardson and Nathan Coulter-Nile have to pick wickets and slow down the scoring rates for the side to win the upcoming game.

Our Prediction for Sydney Thunder vs Perth Scorchers

Sydney Thunder will win this game 

At BettingTop10 India we have stood witness some exciting games at Big Bash 2018-19 so far. The next game between Sydney Thunder and Perth Scorchers at Sydney Showground Stadium will be very important for both the sides. Thunder would want to win this home game and go up on the points table coming into this game after two consecutive losses. For Perth Scorchers this game is all about survivability and remaining relevant for the rest of the season. A loss in this game can very well kill their prospects for qualifying for the play-offs and the side would definitely like to put up a fight and make the game interesting.
Sydney Thunder is playing at home and despite their losses in two previous games they look a better side and shall start in the driver’s seat for the next game.


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