Adelaide Strikers fancied to cool Brisbane Heat in Big Bash clash

big bash specialThe Adelaide Strikers take on the Brisbane Heat in the Big Bash tonight at the Adelaide Oval with the home side fancied to kick off the season with a win.

Online bookmaker Sportsbet has the Adelaide Strikers $1.80 in latest Big Bash betting with the Brisbane Heat $2.00.

In the Top Strikers Runscorer market Travis Head is the $3.75 popular elect, with Ben Dunk $4.00, Jake Weatherald $4.50 and Brad Hodge $5.50.

Chris Lynn heads Top Heat Runscorer odds at $3.40, from Brendon McCullum $3.75, Jimmy Peirson $5.00 and Joe Burns $5.50.

Recent history favours the Adelaide Strikers. The Strikers have won three of the past five meetings against the Brisbane Heat including the last two clashes.

Interestingly enough, the away side has been victorious on each the past five occasions.

Strikers vs Heat Head To Head Record

2016-01-08 Heat 6/175 (20.0) Strikers 2/179 (18.4)
2015-01-04 Heat 6/152 (20.0) Strikers 5/158 (18.5)
2014-01-18 Strikers 97 (18.2) Heat 7/129 (20.0)
2012-12-13 Strikers 8/185 (20.0) Heat 7/186 (20.0)
2012-01-03 Heat 135 (18.0) Strikers 4/166 (20.0)

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Adelaide Strikers vs Brisbane Heat Odds

Head to head odds for the Strikers vs heat match can found below, including Top Runscorer betting markets.

Strikers vs Heat H2H Odds

Adelaide Strikers $1.80
Brisbane Heat $2.00

Top Strikers Runscorer Odds

Travis Head $3.75, Ben Dunk $4.00, Jake Weatherald $4.50, Brad Hodge $5.50, Kieron Pollard $7.00, Kelvin Smith $7.00, Jake Lehmann $14.00, Chris Jordan $26.00, Michael Neser $41.00, Wes Agar $101, Kane Richardson $101, Liam O’Connor $101, Ben Laughlin $101, Billy Stanlake $101.

Top Heat Runscorer Odds

Chris Lynn $3.40, Brendon McCullum $3.75, Jimmy Peirson $5.00, Joe Burns $5.50, Nathan Reardon $8.50, Alex Ross $11.00, Jack Wildermuth $13.00, Ben Cutting $23.00, Jason Floros $26.00, Samuel Badree $101, Mark Steketee $101, Mitch Swepson $101, Andrew Fekete $101.

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Sixers eclipse the Thunder in Sydney Big Bash opener

The Sydney Sixers defeated the Sydney Thunder in the opening Big Bash match at Spotless Stadium in Sydney last night.

Sydney Thunder managed 8-159 with Ryan Gibson 53 and Pat Cummins 30 leading the way with the bat. Ben Dwarshuis, Doug Bollinger and Joe Mennie snared two wickets each for the Sixers

In reply, the Sydney Sixers proved too strong scoring 1-160 to win by nine wickets with 12 balls to spare.

Moises Henriques finished 76 not out, along with Daniel Hughes 54 not out, and Andre Russell was the sole wicket taker for the Thunder.

Man of the Match was Moises Henriques (Sydney Sixers).

Sydney Thunder: Ben Rohrer (c), Jake Doran (wk), Kurtis Patterson, Ryan Gibson, Eoin Morgan, Andre Russell, Chris Green, Pat Cummins, Clint McKay, Gurinder Sandhu, Fawad Ahmed.

Sydney Sixers: Moises Henriques (c), Brad Haddin (wk), Jason Roy, Daniel Hughes, Sam Billings, Johan Botha, Steve O’Keefe, Sean Abbott, Ben Dwarshuis, Joe Mennie, Doug Bollinger.

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