Brisbane Heat will take on Adelaide Strikers in the 13th game of the Big Bash League 2022 on Friday (December 23) at The Gabba in Brisbane. The Heat have lost their matches this season and are placed in the second-last place in the points table. Melbourne Renegades defeated the Heat in their last game by four wickets after chasing the target of 138 runs in the last over. Michael Neser, playing his first game of the season, picked four wickets for the Heat, including a hat-trick. On the other hand, the Strikers have won all three matches and are in the first position in the points tally. They defeated Sydney Thunder by six wickets in the previous game.
Brisbane Heat vs Adelaide Strikers, 13th Match
Big Bash League, 23 Dec 2022, Fri, 1:30 PM IST, Brisbane
It will be the season’s first game at The Gabba in Brisbane. The average first innings score in the last five T20 matches at this venue is 177 runs, and batters are likely to dominate in this match. The teams batting first have won four of these five matches, and the team winning the toss in this upcoming game might look to bat.
PROBABLE PLAYING XI
Max Bryant, C Munro, Matt Renshaw, RA Whiteley, James Bazley, Michael Neser, Sam Billings, Jimmy Peirson(C), Matthew Kuhnemann, Mark Steketee, Mitchell Swepson
BENCH : Xavier Bartlett, Sam Heazlett, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Jack Wildermuth, SR Hain, Josh Brown, SH Johnson, Will Prestwidge, NA McSweeney
AJ Hose, Thomas Kelly, CA Lynn, J Weatherald, Colin de Grandhomme, MW Short, HJ Nielsen, WA Agar, Rashid Khan, Henry Thornton, PM Siddle(C)
BENCH : CJ Boyce, AT Carey, Harry Conway, Ryan Gibson, TM Head, HJ Hunt, BAD Manenti, Jordan Buckingham