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Adelaide Strikers versus Melbourne Stars Betting Tips and Preview

BBL (2019-01-11) Adelaide Oval

By FROG.AI

Highlights
  • Adelaide Strikers won 4 of the last 8 between these two sides.

  • Adelaide Strikers have won 6 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

  • Melbourne Stars have won 4 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

  • Adelaide Strikers are rated 29 points ahead of Melbourne Stars in the Cricsq ratings.

  • The team batting first won the last 27 out the last 48 completed matches played at Adelaide Oval.

Betting Tips
  • Back Melbourne Stars to win with full stake (odds at time of writing 2.76 on Betfair).

Head to Head

Adelaide Strikers and Melbourne Stars have played each other 8 times since 2010. They have each won 4 matches.

Adelaide Strikers beat Melbourne Stars in the first match of the current series. Adelaide Strikers won the last match between these two teams in 2018.

Pitch Analysis

There have been 49 T20 matches since 2010 at Adelaide Oval. The next section will examine those matches.

156 is the average first innings score at Adelaide Oval in matches where the full 20 overs were available. 200 has been breached twice at this venue in T20s since 2010. The last 3 first innings scores here were 178, 150 and 175.

53% of runs here have been scored in boundaries. Batters at Adelaide Oval strike at 121.0 run per hundred balls against pace bowlers. This compared to a strike rate of 116.9 against spin.

27 out the last 48 completed matches played at Adelaide Oval have been won by the team batting first.

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Adelaide Strikers Overview

Adelaide Strikers have won 6 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

They beat Melbourne Stars in their last match. They batted first and scored 178 for 5. They then bowled well to restrict Melbourne Stars to 137 for 10 to win the match.

Colin Ingram was the top run scorer with 57 off 41 balls. Travis Head scored 43 off 31 balls. The next highest score was 32 by Jonathan Wells.

Rashid Khan was their best bowler. He took 1 for 18 off 4.0 overs. Ben Laughlin also bowled well. He went for 5.7 an over. Michael Neser took 2 wicket and had an economy rate of 8.0.

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Melbourne Stars Overview

Melbourne Stars have won 4 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

They lost to Adelaide Strikers in their last match. They bowled first and conceeded 178 for 5. They then failed to chase this score down. They reached 137 for 10 in their reply.

Evan Gulbis was the top run scorer with 37 off 25 balls. Dwayne Bravo scored 33 off 23 balls. The next highest score was 20 by Ben Dunk.

Jackson Bird was the pick of the bowlers. He took 1 for 13 off 3.0 overs. Ben Dunk also bowled well. He went for 5.5 an over. Evan Gulbis took 0 wicket and had an economy rate of 5.5.

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The Verdict

Adelaide Strikers are rated 29 points ahead of Melbourne Stars in the Cricsq ratings. They have 88 points whereas Melbourne Stars have 59.

At the time of writing Adelaide Strikers are favorites on Betfair at 1.56. Melbourne Stars are 2.76.

Adelaide Strikers are rightfully favourites and are the most likely team to this match. But I suggest backing Melbourne Stars to win this match. They are currently 2.76 on Betfair. At the prices Adelaide Strikers are too short to bet on and Melbourne Stars represent the value.

Adelaide Strikers Season Players
Alex Carey

Current Form:

Alex Carey has played in 38 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 730 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 30.4. He has a strike rate of 130.8. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 137.1 and against pace it is 124.4.

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Jake Weatherald

Current Form:

Jake Weatherald has played in 26 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 4 fifties and 1 hundred in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 718 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 27.6. He has a strike rate of 129.1. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 137.2 and against pace it is 120.3.

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Travis Head

Current Form:

Travis Head has played in 77 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 1788 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 31.9. He has a strike rate of 136.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 146.6 and against spin it is 113.3.

Head has taken 17 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.78 runs per over.

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Colin Ingram

Current Form:

Colin Ingram has played in 156 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 3939 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 31.8. He has a strike rate of 143.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 142.0 and against spin it is 130.5.

Ingram has taken 35 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.63 runs per over.

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Matthew Short

Current Form:

Matthew Short has played in 13 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 225 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 20.5. He has a strike rate of 108.2. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Short has taken 3 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.42 runs per over.

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Jonathan Wells

Current Form:

Jonathan Wells has played in 59 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 1119 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 30.2. He has a strike rate of 120.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 122.0 and against spin it is 111.0.

Wells has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.71 runs per over.

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Jake Lehmann

Current Form:

Jake Lehmann has played in 26 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 176 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 10.4. He has a strike rate of 112.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 118.3 and against spin it is 86.4.

Lehmann has taken 1 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.0 runs per over.

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Michael Neser

Current Form:

Michael Neser has played in 51 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 291 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 17.1. He has a strike rate of 122.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 129.2 and against spin it is 91.1.

Neser has taken 51 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.57 runs per over.

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Harry Nielsen

Current Form:

Harry Nielsen has played in 2 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 8 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 114.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 114.3 and against spin it is 0.

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Cameron Valente

Current Form:

Cameron Valente has played in 3 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 38 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 38.0. He has a strike rate of 122.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 129.6 and against spin it is 60.0.

Valente has taken 2 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.0 runs per over.

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Rashid Khan

Current Form:

Rashid Khan has played in 131 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 325 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 11.2. He has a strike rate of 145.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 148.2 and against spin it is 115.2.

Khan has taken 191 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.02 runs per over.

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Peter Siddle

Current Form:

Peter Siddle has played in 34 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 60.7. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Siddle has taken 35 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.21 runs per over.

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Wes Agar

Current Form:

Wes Agar has played in 4 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 10 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 10.0. He has a strike rate of 200.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 200.0 and against spin it is 0.

Agar has taken 2 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 10.67 runs per over.

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Ben Laughlin

Current Form:

Ben Laughlin has played in 94 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 88 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 4.9. He has a strike rate of 77.2. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 100.0 and against pace it is 68.2.

Laughlin has taken 117 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.06 runs per over.

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Liam O'Connor

Current Form:

Liam O'Connor has played in 11 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 2 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 2.0. He has a strike rate of 28.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 28.6 and against spin it is 0.

O'Connor has taken 9 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.51 runs per over.

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Billy Stanlake

Current Form:

Billy Stanlake has played in 50 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 22 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 22.0. He has a strike rate of 84.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 91.3 and against spin it is 25.0.

Stanlake has taken 58 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.8 runs per over.

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Melbourne Stars Season Players
Travis Dean

Current Form:

Travis Dean has played in 2 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 18 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 9.0. He has a strike rate of 100.0. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 100.0 and against pace it is 89.5.

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Ben Dunk

Current Form:

Ben Dunk has played in 79 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1713 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 22.5. He has a strike rate of 127.2. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 140.1 and against pace it is 116.1.

Dunk has taken 2 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.88 runs per over.

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Peter Handscomb

Current Form:

Peter Handscomb has played in 53 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 768 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.3. He has a strike rate of 118.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 120.0 and against spin it is 106.4.

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Marcus Stoinis

Current Form:

Marcus Stoinis has played in 83 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1119 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.3. He has a strike rate of 125.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 125.3 and against spin it is 116.6.

Stoinis has taken 49 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.77 runs per over.

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Nic Maddinson

Current Form:

Nic Maddinson has played in 84 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1748 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.6. He has a strike rate of 130.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 129.3 and against spin it is 122.2.

Maddinson has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 11.5 runs per over.

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Glenn Maxwell

Current Form:

Glenn Maxwell has played in 219 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 4649 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 26.1. He has a strike rate of 154.5. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Maxwell has taken 76 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.88 runs per over.

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Nick Larkin

Current Form:

Nick Larkin has played in 8 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 158 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 31.6. He has a strike rate of 113.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 134.2 and against spin it is 84.8.

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Evan Gulbis

Current Form:

Evan Gulbis has played in 39 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 409 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 19.5. He has a strike rate of 126.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 133.9 and against spin it is 106.8.

Gulbis has taken 18 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.39 runs per over.

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Seb Gotch

Current Form:

Seb Gotch has played in 12 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 181 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 18.1. He has a strike rate of 99.5. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 100.0 and against spin it is 87.5.

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Dwayne Bravo

Current Form:

Dwayne Bravo has played in 372 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 5141 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.4. He has a strike rate of 127.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 128.5 and against spin it is 112.2.

Bravo has taken 415 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.39 runs per over.

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Jonathan Merlo

Current Form:

Jonathan Merlo has played in 3 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 11 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 5.5. He has a strike rate of 100.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 84.6 and against spin it is 0.

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Liam Plunkett

Current Form:

Liam Plunkett has played in 134 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 730 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 15.2. He has a strike rate of 134.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 142.2 and against spin it is 113.6.

Plunkett has taken 120 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.07 runs per over.

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Adam Zampa

Current Form:

Adam Zampa has played in 106 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 120 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 5.2. He has a strike rate of 83.9. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 86.2 and against pace it is 82.0.

Zampa has taken 117 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.22 runs per over.

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Sandeep Lamichhane

Current Form:

Sandeep Lamichhane has played in 23 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 14 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 116.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 130.0 and against spin it is 50.0.

Lamichhane has taken 29 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.69 runs per over.

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Scott Boland

Current Form:

Scott Boland has played in 36 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 34 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 8.5. He has a strike rate of 103.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 103.3 and against spin it is 50.0.

Boland has taken 41 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.43 runs per over.

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Michael Beer

Current Form:

Michael Beer has played in 58 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 26 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 8.7. He has a strike rate of 74.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 68.4 and against spin it is 0.

Beer has taken 41 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.71 runs per over.

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Jackson Coleman

Current Form:

Jackson Coleman has played in 9 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 0 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 0.0.

Coleman has taken 8 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.43 runs per over.

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Jackson Bird

Current Form:

Jackson Bird has played in 47 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 35 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 7.0. He has a strike rate of 76.1. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 100.0 and against pace it is 68.1.

Bird has taken 38 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.87 runs per over.

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Liam Bowe

Current Form:

Liam Bowe has played in 8 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 2 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. 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.

Bowe has taken 7 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.58 runs per over.

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