Sydney Thunder vs. Melbourne Renegades: 38th Match Preview
Sydney Thunder vs. Melbourne Renegades: 38th Match Preview

Sydney Thunder are ready to face Melbourne Renegades in the match 38 of the Big Bash League (BBL) in Sydney on Tuesday. The game is an important one for both teams who are just separated by one point and one place on the league table. In the last five meetings between both teams, it is advantage Renegades who managed to win in four matches, whereas Thunder emerged victorious on only one occasion.

In the batting department, the home side will be relying on the likes of Shane Watson, Callum Ferguson and Anton Devcich to score bulk of the runs, whereas in the bowling department, the onus will be on the likes of pacers Chris Jordan, Gurinder Sandhu and leg-spinner Fawad Ahmed to provide timely breakthroughs.

On the other hand, Renegades will be coming into this match knowing they have to put a much better show than they did in the previous match against Melbourne Renegades, where they suffered a six-wicket defeat. In the batting department, the team will be relying on the likes of captain Aaron Finch, Tom Cooper and Cameron White to score bulk of the runs, whereas in the bowling department, the onus will be on the likes of Kane Richardson, Daniel Christian and Mohammad Nabi to provide timely breakthroughs.

Key Players:


Shane Watson – 10 Cr

First in the list of key players features Sydney Thunder's captain Shane Watson. The 37-year-old is having an outstanding tournament with the bat in hand as he is currently the leading

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Azeem Siddiqui
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