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Sydney Thunder versus Melbourne Renegades Betting Tips and Preview

BBL (2019-01-22) Sydney (SS)

By FROG.AI

Highlights
  • Melbourne Renegades won 7 of the last 8 matches between these two sides.

  • Sydney Thunder have won 4 of their last 9 completed T20 matches.

  • Melbourne Renegades have won 5 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

  • Melbourne Renegades are rated 9 points ahead of Sydney Thunder in the Cricsq ratings.

  • The team batting first won the last 12 out the last 20 completed matches played at Sydney (SS).

Betting Tips
  • Back Melbourne Renegades to win with full stake (odds at time of writing 2.08 on Betfair).

Head to Head

Sydney Thunder and Melbourne Renegades have played each other 8 times since 2010. Melbourne Renegades won 7 times and Sydney Thunder 1 times.

Melbourne Renegades beat Sydney Thunder in the first match of the current series. Melbourne Renegades won the last match between these two teams in 2018.

Pitch Analysis

There have been 20 T20 matches since 2010 at Sydney (SS). We will now examine some more details from the matches.

The average first innings score at Sydney (SS) is 160 in matches where the full 20 overs were available. 200 has never been breached at this venue in T20s since 2010. The last 3 first innings scores here were 152, 168 and 186.

54% of runs here have been scored in boundaries. This is below the global average of 55% of runs in T20s since 2010 being scored in boundaries. Batters at Sydney (SS) strike at 122.0 run per hundred balls against pace bowlers. This compared to a strike rate of 114.1 against spin.

12 out the last 20 completed matches played at Sydney (SS) have been won by the team batting first.

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Sydney Thunder Overview

Sydney Thunder have won 4 of their last 9 completed T20 matches.

They lost to Melbourne Renegades in their last match. They bowled first and conceeded 152 for 9. They then failed to chase this score down. They reached 140 for 5 in their reply.

Jason Sangha was the top run scorer with 54 off 49 balls. Callum Ferguson scored 52 off 36 balls. The next highest score was 20 by Jay Lenton.

Gurinder Sandhu was the pick of the bowlers. He took 3 for 23 off 4.0 overs. Fawad Ahmed also bowled well. He went for 5.25 an over. Daniel Sams took 3 wicket and had an economy rate of 7.25.

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Melbourne Renegades Overview

Melbourne Renegades have won 5 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

They beat Sydney Thunder in their last match. They batted first and scored 152 for 9. They then bowled well to restrict Sydney Thunder to 140 for 5 to win the match.

Aaron Finch was the top run scorer with 54 off 38 balls. Cameron White scored 40 off 29 balls. The next highest score was 22 by Tom Cooper.

Harry Gurney was the pick of the bowlers. He took 2 for 27 off 4.0 overs. Daniel Christian went for 7.25 an over. Cameron Boyce took 1 wicket and had an economy rate of 5.5.

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The Verdict

Melbourne Renegades are rated 9 points ahead of Sydney Thunder in the Cricsq ratings. They have 78 points whereas Sydney Thunder have 69.

At the time of writing Sydney Thunder are favorites on Betfair at 1.91. Melbourne Renegades are 2.08.

I suggest backing Melbourne Renegades to win this match. They are currently 2.08 on Betfair. At the prices Melbourne Renegades represent the value bet in this match.

Sydney Thunder Season Players
Anton Devcich

Current Form:

Anton Devcich has played in 51 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1040 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 26.0. He has a strike rate of 143.8. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 151.4 and against pace it is 132.5.

Devcich has taken 31 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.27 runs per over.

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Jos Buttler

Current Form:

Jos Buttler has played in 232 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 3 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 5101 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 30.4. He has a strike rate of 144.5. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 148.2 and against spin it is 125.0.

Jos Buttler Full Profile >>

Shane Watson

Current Form:

Shane Watson has played in 262 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty and 1 hundred in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 6745 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 30.4. He has a strike rate of 140.3. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Watson has taken 194 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.95 runs per over.

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Callum Ferguson

Current Form:

Callum Ferguson has played in 75 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1444 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.7. He has a strike rate of 120.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 121.2 and against spin it is 111.4.

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Joe Root

Current Form:

Joe Root has played in 68 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1450 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 32.2. He has a strike rate of 128.8. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 139.1 and against spin it is 113.9.

Root has taken 8 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.58 runs per over.

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Jason Sangha

Current Form:

Jason Sangha has played in 9 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 171 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 28.5. He has a strike rate of 113.2. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 121.2 and against pace it is 104.6.

Sangha has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 11.0 runs per over.

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Daniel Sams

Current Form:

Daniel Sams has played in 16 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 156 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 14.2. He has a strike rate of 152.9. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 178.8 and against pace it is 131.4.

Sams has taken 21 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.35 runs per over.

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Jay Lenton

Current Form:

Jay Lenton has played in 12 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 111 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 37.0. He has a strike rate of 144.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 148.3 and against spin it is 129.4.

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Chris Green

Current Form:

Chris Green has played in 48 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 305 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 14.5. He has a strike rate of 130.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 131.6 and against spin it is 109.4.

Green has taken 37 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.83 runs per over.

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Arjun Nair

Current Form:

Arjun Nair has played in 17 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 126 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 18.0. He has a strike rate of 114.5. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 124.0 and against spin it is 89.2.

Nair has taken 12 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.32 runs per over.

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Chris Jordan

Current Form:

Chris Jordan has played in 143 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 831 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 16.6. He has a strike rate of 120.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 131.8 and against spin it is 85.7.

Jordan has taken 142 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.41 runs per over.

Chris Jordan Full Profile >>

Gurinder Sandhu

Current Form:

Gurinder Sandhu has played in 42 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 46 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 7.7. He has a strike rate of 93.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 100.0 and against spin it is 57.1.

Sandhu has taken 39 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.98 runs per over.

Gurinder Sandhu Full Profile >>

Nathan McAndrew

Current Form:

Nathan McAndrew has played in 5 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 8 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 8.0. He has a strike rate of 114.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 100.0 and against spin it is 0.

McAndrew has taken 1 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 10.89 runs per over.

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Jonathan Cook

Current Form:

Jonathan Cook has played in 7 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 12 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 12.0. He has a strike rate of 100.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 100.0 and against spin it is 0.

Cook has taken 6 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.7 runs per over.

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Sam Rainbird

Current Form:

Sam Rainbird has played in 14 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 2 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.5. He has a strike rate of 28.6. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 33.3 and against pace it is 25.0.

Rainbird has taken 9 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.99 runs per over.

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Fawad Ahmed

Current Form:

Fawad Ahmed has played in 71 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 21 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 7.0. He has a strike rate of 55.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 57.6 and against spin it is 28.6.

Ahmed has taken 81 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.9 runs per over.

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Melbourne Renegades Season Players
Marcus Harris

Current Form:

Marcus Harris has played in 36 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 832 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 24.5. He has a strike rate of 126.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 127.7 and against spin it is 115.7.

Marcus Harris Full Profile >>

Aaron Finch

Current Form:

Aaron Finch has played in 224 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 6848 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 35.5. He has a strike rate of 144.4. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 147.7 and against pace it is 135.9.

Finch has taken 7 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.34 runs per over.

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Sam Harper

Current Form:

Sam Harper has played in 16 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 242 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 17.3. He has a strike rate of 132.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 139.5 and against spin it is 114.9.

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Tim Ludeman

Current Form:

Tim Ludeman has played in 51 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 927 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 26.5. He has a strike rate of 123.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 120.8 and against spin it is 114.4.

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Mackenzie Harvey

Current Form:

Mackenzie Harvey has played in 8 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 85 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 12.1. He has a strike rate of 109.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 105.5 and against spin it is 100.0.

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Tom Cooper

Current Form:

Tom Cooper has played in 107 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 1993 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 25.9. He has a strike rate of 131.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 133.1 and against spin it is 120.2.

Cooper has taken 19 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.06 runs per over.

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Cameron White

Current Form:

Cameron White has played in 185 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 4081 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 30.2. He has a strike rate of 123.7. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

White has taken 4 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.81 runs per over.

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Kelvin Smith

Current Form:

Kelvin Smith has played in 3 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 44 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 22.0. He has a strike rate of 104.8. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 111.1 and against pace it is 87.5.

Smith has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.0 runs per over.

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Beau Webster

Current Form:

Beau Webster has played in 14 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 172 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 24.6. He has a strike rate of 119.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 139.7 and against spin it is 98.6.

Webster has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.0 runs per over.

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Mohammad Nabi

Current Form:

Mohammad Nabi has played in 178 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 2350 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 21.8. He has a strike rate of 139.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 140.2 and against spin it is 129.9.

Nabi has taken 171 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.94 runs per over.

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Daniel Christian

Current Form:

Daniel Christian has played in 233 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 3505 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 24.0. He has a strike rate of 139.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 145.6 and against spin it is 116.9.

Christian has taken 157 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.48 runs per over.

Daniel Christian Full Profile >>

Cameron Boyce

Current Form:

Cameron Boyce has played in 64 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 172 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 9.1. He has a strike rate of 111.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 128.2 and against spin it is 78.0.

Boyce has taken 65 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.66 runs per over.

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Joe Mennie

Current Form:

Joe Mennie has played in 15 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 17 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 3.4. He has a strike rate of 50.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 55.0 and against spin it is 42.9.

Mennie has taken 12 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.55 runs per over.

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Jack Wildermuth

Current Form:

Jack Wildermuth has played in 32 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 155 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 10.3. He has a strike rate of 114.0. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Wildermuth has taken 26 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.34 runs per over.

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Will Sutherland

Current Form:

Will Sutherland has played in 1 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 7 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 100.0. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 120.0 and against pace it is 33.3.

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Chris Tremain

Current Form:

Chris Tremain has played in 30 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 76 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 12.7. He has a strike rate of 120.6. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 145.8 and against pace it is 100.0.

Tremain has taken 27 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.19 runs per over.

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Kane Richardson

Current Form:

Kane Richardson has played in 81 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 255 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 15.0. He has a strike rate of 118.6. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 140.4 and against pace it is 107.1.

Richardson has taken 94 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.09 runs per over.

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Harry Gurney

Current Form:

Harry Gurney has played in 119 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 20 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 3.3. He has a strike rate of 90.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 78.9 and against spin it is 0.

Gurney has taken 134 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.73 runs per over.

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Usman Shinwari

Current Form:

Usman Khan has played in 38 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 7 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 7.0. He has a strike rate of 63.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 63.6 and against spin it is 0.

Khan has taken 40 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.31 runs per over.

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