BH vs SYD Match Preview

Brisbane has displayed a comprehensive team effort thus far. In his first match of the season on Saturday, Jimmy Pierson showcased his skills by scoring an impressive 42 runs, providing the team with a quick start alongside Josh Brown. The middle-order batsmen have also risen to the occasion on multiple occasions, contributing significantly to the team's success.

The team boasts a lineup of capable batsmen in Matt Renshaw, Nathan McSweeney, and Max Bryant, who have the potential to score substantial runs. Additionally, Paul Walter has proven to be a reliable all-rounder, having scored 93 runs and taken 13 wickets. He will spearhead the pace attack alongside Xavier Bartlett, who currently leads the season's wicket-takers with 16 wickets.

Furthermore, Spencer Johnson and Michael Neser have shown excellent form at the opportune moment. The spin attack is bolstered by Matthew Kuhnemann and Mitchell Swepson, who have collectively taken 17 wickets.

Overall, Brisbane's team effort and the impressive performances of individual players have contributed to their success thus far.

Daniel Hughes and James Vince provided a strong start for the Sydney Sixers in their previous match and will aim to replicate that performance in this game. Vince has been the top scorer for the team, while Hughes has been in good form, scoring two half-centuries in his last five innings. The middle order comprises of Jordan Silk, Jack Edwards, and Josh Philippe.

Although Moises Henriques has had a relatively quiet season with the bat, his match-winning knock of 47 runs against Perth will surely boost his confidence. The Sydney Sixers have a variety of bowling options at their disposal.

Ben Dwarshuis leads the team in wickets with 11 and receives support from Sean Abbott, Jackson Bird, Edwards, and Hayden Kerr. Steve O'Keefe and Todd Murphy will contribute in the spin department.


Weather Report

The weather here is likely to be overcast and there is a forecast of rain and thunder throughout the day, which may lead to delays and interruptions. 

Pitch Report

The match will be played at the Carrara Oval in Queensland. The pitch here is well-balanced and we can expect a close contest between the bat and the ball. The average first-inning score on this ground is around 155. There is plenty of help on offer for the seamers as well as the spinners, provided they bowl a good line and length.

Notable stats

Hughes: In Fine Form

Daniel Hughes is in excellent form for the Sydney Sixers this season. He has scored 178 runs at an average of 44.50 and his knocks include 2 half-centuries in his last 5 innings.

Team News

There are no updates regarding injuries from either side. 


BH vs SYD Probable 11

BH Playing 11

  • Josh Brown
  • Jimmy Pierson (Wk)
  • Nathan McSweeney (C)
  • Matt Renshaw
  • Max Bryant
  • Paul Walter
  • Michael Neser
  • Spencer Johnson
  • Xavier Bartlett
  • Matthew Kuhnemann
  • Mitchell Swepson

SYD Playing 11

  • Daniel Hughes
  • James Vince
  • Josh Philippe (Wk)
  • Moises Henriques (C)
  • Jordan Silk
  • Jack Edwards
  • Hayden Kerr
  • Sean Abbott
  • Ben Dwarshuis
  • Jackson Bird
  • Todd Murphy
This is not the official playing 11 for the match. This is a prediction of the expected playing 11 for each team based on the writers analysis.

Dream11 Prediction

We are backing the Brisbane Heat to win this match. They have been the most consistent team so far this season and have finished at the top of the table. The Brisbane Heat enjoy a good head-to-head record against Sydney Sixers in the past few matches and playing in front of a home crowd will be a big advantage. 


Top Picks

James Vince: James Vince is the leading run-scorer for the Sixers with 244 runs scored at an average of 30.50 and a strike rate of 124.48.

Paul Walter: Paul Walter has scored 93 runs at a strike rate of 129.16 and has also picked up 13 wickets.

Xavier Bartlett: Bartlett is the leading wicket-taker of this season with 16 wickets. He has a bowling average of 13.31 and a strike rate of 10.80. 


BH vs SYD Dream11 Team 1

Keeper: J Philippe

Batters: J Vince, J Silk, D Hughes

All-rounders: M Neser, P Walter (C), J Edwards

Bowlers: X Bartlett (VC), M Kuhnemann, M Swepson, S Johnson

BH vs SYD Dream11 Prediction - OCB Team Prediction