HH-w vs PS-w, WBBL Match
On Monday, Sydney will play home to the eighth Women’s Big Bash League (WBBL) match (October 17). At the Blacktown International Sportspark, the Hobart Hurricanes Women and the Perth Scorchers Women will square off. It is the eighth edition of the competition, which will include eight teams and 59 round-robin matches before the knockout finals.
Hurricanes began their 2022 season well, under the veteran Australian Elyse Villani’s leadership. At the same location, the team defeated Sydney Thunder Women in the tournament opener and won. The Hurricanes would be eager to make progress in the pursuit of their first championship.
On the other hand, the Scorchers will take the field as they prepare to defend their WBBL 2021/22 championship. The star-studded team won their season opener against Sydney Thunder Women under Sophie Devine’s direction.
When and Where to watch
The game will start at 1:35 AM, (IST). Sony Sports Network will be airing HH-w vs PS-w live. On top of that, SonyLIV’s website and the app will stream all Women’s Big Bash League matches live.
- Match: Game No. 8 of WBBL
- Time and Date: 1:35 AM IST, October 17
- Venue: Blacktown International Sportspark, Sydney
Last five matches’ Results
- Hobart Hurricanes: W W W L L
- Perth Scorchers: W W W W W
The Blacktown International Sportspark in Sydney has a balanced pitch that is better suited for fast bowlers. According to the five most recent games played there, the average score in the first innings has been approximately 131, while the overall average score has been around 129. In games played there, 60% of teams batting first have won. Additionally, 60% of the captains at the location chose to bat first after winning the toss. Additionally, it is expected to be a clear day with temperatures around 21.9° Celsius on matchday.
Predicted Playing Eleven
Hobart Hurricanes: Elyse Villani (C), Lizelle Lee (WK), Rachael Trenaman, Mignon du Preez, Heather Graham, Nicola Carey, Ruth Johnston, Naomi Stalenberg, Molly Strano, Hayley Jensen, and Maisy Gibson.
Perth Scorchers: Sophie Devine (C), Beth Mooney (WK), Chloe Piparo, Maddy Green, Marizanne Kapp, Mathilda Carmichael, Amy Edgar, Alana King, Piepa Cleary, Lily Mills, and Taneale Peschel
Dream 11 Team for the Match
- Wicket-Keeper: Beth Mooney.
- Batters: Elyse Villani, Mignon du Preez, Rachel Trenaman.
- All-Rounders: Sophie Devine(C), Nicola Carey(VC) Marizanne Kapp, Heather Graham.
- Bowlers: Lilly Mills, Alana King, Molly Strano.
Who will win the match
Hobart placed sixth in the points standings in last year’s WBBL competition. Perth, on the other hand, won the 2021 season. Our prediction for today’s match between Hobart Hurricanes Women and Perth Scorchers Women indicates that Perth Scorchers Women are the favorites to win based on form, head-to-head history, and the team’s recent run.