Brisbane Heat are ready to face Sydney Sixers in the 15th match of the Big Bash League (BBL) in Carrara on Tuesday. The game is an important one for the hosts as they are the only team in the tournament who are yet to open their account.
In their previous match, Heat registered a 15-run defeat against Hobart Hurricanes at the same venue where the Tuesday's match will be played. In the batting department, the home side will be relying on captain Chris Lynn, Joe Burns and Brendon McCullum to score bulk of the runs, whereas in the bowling department, the onus will be on the likes of Mark Steketee, Mujeeb Ur Rahman and Ben Cutting to provide timely breakthroughs.
On the other hand, Sixers will enter the contest on Tuesday full of confidence after registering an impressive 33-run win in their previous match against Melbourne Renegades. In the batting department, the visitors will be depending on the likes of captain Moises Henriques, Joe Denly and Jordan Silk to score most of the runs, whereas in the bowling department, the onus will be on the likes of Sean Abbott, Tom Curran and Steve O'Keefe to provide timely breakthroughs.
In the last five matches between both teams, Sixers won three and Heat emerged victorious in one, whereas one match ended as a tie.
Tom Curran – 9 Cr
First in the list of key players features Sydney Sixers' Tom Curran. The 23-year-old is having an outstanding tournament for the