We are moving towards the closure of the first half of Big Bash League in 2019/20 edition. It has been a tournament full of unexpected results. But one team which was sure to do amazing throughout the course of it was Melbourne Stars. They have proven their worth throughout this tournament as they have lost just one contest and won remaining 8 which keeps them at the top of the pile in points table. The only match that they lost was against Adelaide Strikers that too was a very close contest and they lost with a mere four runs.
When:- January 15, 3:40 PM IST
Where:– Perth stadium, Perth
As for Perth Scorchers, they had a very awkward start to the tournament but they have slowly gotten their things right. With wins in concession, they are currently sitting 3rd at the points table with a good net run rate as well. Unlike Melbourne Stars, they still have to fight they way into the first 4 and if they will be able to do it, it will be after a long they get themselves into that position. They finished last in the previous season and they have definitely improved.
1. Nathan Coulter Nile is back in for Melbourne Stars in place of Jonathan Merlo.
2. Jaron Morgan who is a local player is in for Liam Guthrie.
SCO playing XI (probables)
Liam Livingstone, Josh Inglis, Sam Whiteman, Mitchell Marsh, Cameron Bancroft, Cameron Green, Tim David, Chris Jordan, Jhye Richardson, Joel Paris, Fawad Ahmed
STA playing XI (probables)
Marcus Stoinis, Hilton Cartwright, Ben Dunk, Glenn Maxwell, Seb Gotch, Nick Larkin, Clint Hinchliffe, Daniel Worrall, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Haris Rauf, Sandeep Lamichhane
SCO vs STA Betting Odds
1. Bet365 claims 13/10 odds in the favor of Perth Scorchers and 8/11 odds in the favor of Melbourne Stars.
2. According to William Hill, 13/10 odds are in the favor of Perth Scorchers and 8/13 odds are in the favor Melbourne Stars.
3. According to Skybet, 6/5 odds are in the favor of Scorchers and 4/6 odds are in the favor of Stars.
SCO vs STA who will win today match
According to Betting Odds, Stars are the favorites heading into the contest!