Melbourne Stars has stronger batting line-up than Perth Scorchers but Perth has quality bowling attack.
Melbourne will we be the weak team today because so many players might not play today, Melbourne key players Stoinis, Maxwell are in the Australian ODI squad and they will face India on 12th January.
Melbourne Stars will play at their home ground but Perth scorchers can't lose this match.
- Weather: Light rain shower, 59% Humidity, 17.2℃
- The Melbourne Stars have been hit the hardest by the Australian national team selections. They are going to be missing Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Adam Zampa, and Peter Handscomb for the next three matches. That is a huge loss to overcome and is going to ask a lot of the Melbourne Stars.
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Perth Scorchers (From): Michael Klinger, Cameron Bancroft(w), Ashton Turner(c), Hilton Cartwright, Ashton Agar, Nathan Coulter-Nile, William Bosisto, Andrew Tye, David Willey, Matthew Kelly, Sam Whiteman, Usman Qadir, Aaron Hardie
Melbourne Stars (From): Ben Dunk, Nick Larkin, Seb Gotch(w), Dwayne Bravo, Evan Gulbis, Nic Maddinson(c), Liam Plunkett, Jackson Bird, Scott Boland, Liam Bowe, Michael Beer, Jonathan Merlo, Tom O Connell