In this 8th match, Sydney Thunder will face Melbourne Stars. Thunder played two games won one and lost one whereas Stars played only a game and lost it. Melbourne Stars lost to Sydney Sixers with a huge margin of 86 runs and fell down to the bottom of the table. While Sydney Thunder standing at 4th position. To move up in points table Melbourne Stars should come back very strongly.
Lavington Sports Oval, Albury
Clear and no chances of rain
This wicket is good for both batting and bowling. Only 1 match was played here last season and pacers took 9 wickets in that match. Seamers can get good movement from the start of the game.
Team News : Sydney Thunder W
They started the tournament with a great win but in their second game lost to Sixers. They played two games won 1, lost 1 and standing at 4th position in points table. 13 member squad which will be lead by blackwell has been announced. Vakarewa has been added to squad and she may get a game against Stars. They have good batting line up in like of Haynes, Blackwell, Harmanpreet Kaur, Priest. Stafanie Taylor is doing well with ball.
Team News : Melbourne Stars W
They started the tournament with a huge loss and fell down to bottom of the table. England International Georgia Elwiss added into the Melbourne Stars’ 13-player squad for their second game against Thunder. We can expect Elwiss can play in this game against Sydney Thunder. Beams is leading this side and their squad is looking dull on paper when compared with other teams. Beams, Lee, Dupreez will be their key players.