Scorchers vs Strikers Dream11 Prediction: In the Knockout match of the BBL 2023–24 season, defending champions Perth Scorchers will host the Adelaide Strikers. Perth finished third in the points table in the league phase and Adelaide fourth.
The winner of the Knockout will play the loser of the Qualifier, between Brisbane Heat and Sydney Sixers, in the Challenger for a place in the final. The loser of this game goes home.
Perth and Adelaide met twice in the league phase earlier this season and both won one contest each. The encounter between these two sides that took place in Perth was won by the home team. The Scorchers are unbeaten at home this season, winning all five games. So Perth do go in with a considerable advantage over Adelaide in the Knockout.
Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers team news:
Some key players from both teams have flown to the UAE for the ILT20 tournament. Perth will be without Laurie Evans, the tournament’s fourth-highest run scorer and the best power hitter. Jhye Richardson has already been ruled out due to an injury.
Adelaide will miss the services of Chris Lynn, the third-highest scorer of the league phase, Jamie Overton, the joint-highest wicket-taker, and batsman Adam Hose.
Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers Date and time:
Date: January 20, Saturday
Time: 02:10 PM IST/04:40 PM LOCAL
Venue: Perth Stadium, Perth
Scorchers vs Strikers Dream11 Prediction Probable XIs:
Perth Scorchers predicted XI:
Stephen Eskinazi, Sam Whiteman, Josh Inglis (wk), Aaron Hardie (c), Marcus Harris, Cooper Connolly, Nick Hobson, Ashton Agar, Jason Behrendorff, Andrew Tye, Lance Morris
Adelaide Strikers predicted XI:
D Arcy Short, Matthew Short (c), Jake Weatherald, Thomas Kelly, Jamie Overton, Harry Nielsen (wk), James Bazley, Henry Thornton, David Payne, Wes Agar, Lloyd Pope
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Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers Pitch and weather report:
Perth is one of the toughest venues for batters, especially from the visiting team. There’s plenty of seam movement and bounce. Still, some good batting performances have been observed here. A score of 170 could be a winning total.
Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers Dream11 Captaincy Prediction:
Perth Scorchers captain, all-rounder Aaron Hardie, is a good Dream11 captaincy choice for this game. He is the second-leading run-getter of the tournament and can bowl in all phases of the game.
Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers 3 players to watch out for:
The 3 players to watch out for in the Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers Knockout of BBL 2023 are Aaron Hardie, Jason Behrendorff, and Matthew Short.
Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers Prediction: Who will win today’s BBL Knockout
For the BBL Knockout Perth Scorchers vs Adelaide Strikers Prediction, we predict that the Perth Scorchers will defeat the Adelaide Strikers in the Knockout of the BBL 2023/24.