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Melbourne Stars versus Sydney Sixers Betting Tips and Preview

BBL (2019-02-10) Melbourne (MCG)

By FROG.AI

Highlights
  • Melbourne Stars won 5 of the last 10 between these two sides.

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

  • Sydney Sixers have won 6 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

  • Sydney Sixers are rated 10 points ahead of Melbourne Stars in the Cricsq ratings.

  • 32 out the last 49 completed matches played at Melbourne (MCG) have been won by the team batting second.

Betting Tips
  • Back Sydney Sixers to win with full stake (odds at time of writing 2.34 on Betfair).

Head to Head

Melbourne Stars and Sydney Sixers have played each other 10 times since 2010. Melbourne Stars won 5 times and Sydney Sixers 4 times.

Melbourne Stars are winning the current series 2-0 after 2matches. Sydney Sixers won more matches between these two sides last T20 Blast winning 2-0.

Pitch Analysis

Melbourne (MCG) has hosted 52 T20 matches since 2010. The rest of the metrics in this section will look at those matches.

The average first innings score at Melbourne (MCG) is 148 in matches where the full 20 overs were available. Over 200 has scored once in T20s here since 2010. The last 3 first innings scores here were 168, 134 and 185.

48% 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 Melbourne (MCG) strike at 118.5 run per hundred balls against pace bowlers. This compared to a strike rate of 112.8 against spin.

32 out the last 49 completed matches played at Melbourne (MCG) have been won by the team batting second.

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Melbourne Stars Overview

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

They beat Sydney Sixers in their last match. They batted first and scored 168 for 6. They then bowled well to restrict Sydney Sixers to 74 for 10 to win the match.

Glenn Maxwell was the top run scorer with 82 off 43 balls. Peter Handscomb scored 35 off 34 balls. The next highest score was 34 by Marcus Stoinis.

Sandeep Lamichhane was their best bowler. He took 3 for 11 off 3.4 overs. Adam Zampa also bowled well. He went for 3.75 an over. Jackson Bird took 1 wicket and had an economy rate of 7.5.

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Sydney Sixers Overview

Sydney Sixers have won 6 of their last 10 completed T20 matches.

They lost to Melbourne Stars in their last match. They bowled first and conceeded 168 for 6. They then failed to chase this score down. They reached 74 for 10 in their reply.

Daniel Hughes was the top run scorer with 12 off 9 balls. Steve O'Keefe scored 11 off 19 balls. The next highest score was 10 by Tom Curran.

Steve O'Keefe was the pick of the bowlers. He took 1 for 16 off 3.0 overs. Sean Abbott went for 7.66 an over. Nathan Lyon took 0 wicket and had an economy rate of 7.75.

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The Verdict

Sydney Sixers are rated 10 points ahead of Melbourne Stars in the Cricsq ratings. They have 76 points whereas Melbourne Stars have 66.

At the time of writing Melbourne Stars are favorites on Betfair at 1.73. Sydney Sixers are 2.34.

I suggest backing Sydney Sixers to win this match. They are currently 2.34 on Betfair. At the prices Sydney Sixers represent the value bet in this match.

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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Marcus Stoinis

Current Form:

Marcus Stoinis has played in 89 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 4 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1449 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 27.3. He has a strike rate of 126.2. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Stoinis has taken 59 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.69 runs per over.

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Ben Dunk

Current Form:

Ben Dunk has played in 86 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1846 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 22.5. He has a strike rate of 126.4. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 137.5 and against pace it is 116.7.

Dunk has taken 2 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.9 runs per over.

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Peter Handscomb

Current Form:

Peter Handscomb has played in 59 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 856 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 21.9. He has a strike rate of 116.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 117.1 and against spin it is 108.3.

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Glenn Maxwell

Current Form:

Glenn Maxwell has played in 225 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 4807 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 26.3. He has a strike rate of 154.9. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Maxwell has taken 78 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.91 runs per over.

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Nick Larkin

Current Form:

Nick Larkin has played in 9 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 174 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 29.0. He has a strike rate of 114.5. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 131.4 and against spin it is 88.4.

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Evan Gulbis

Current Form:

Evan Gulbis has played in 43 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 413 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 18.0. He has a strike rate of 125.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 133.3 and against spin it is 104.8.

Gulbis has taken 18 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.3 runs per over.

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Nic Maddinson

Current Form:

Nic Maddinson has played in 91 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 1832 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 22.9. He has a strike rate of 128.5. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 127.8 and against spin it is 120.4.

Maddinson has taken 0 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 10.67 runs per over.

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Seb Gotch

Current Form:

Seb Gotch has played in 16 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 244 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 18.8. He has a strike rate of 105.6. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

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Dwayne Bravo

Current Form:

Dwayne Bravo has played in 379 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 5218 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 23.2. He has a strike rate of 126.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 128.4 and against spin it is 112.1.

Bravo has taken 420 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.38 runs per over.

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Jonathan Merlo

Current Form:

Jonathan Merlo has played in 4 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 22 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 7.3. He has a strike rate of 110.0. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

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Liam Plunkett

Current Form:

Liam Plunkett has played in 139 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 745 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 14.6. He has a strike rate of 133.8. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 139.5 and against spin it is 113.4.

Plunkett has taken 126 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.06 runs per over.

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Jackson Bird

Current Form:

Jackson Bird has played in 54 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 44 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 5.5. He has a strike rate of 75.9. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 100.0 and against pace it is 69.5.

Bird has taken 42 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.74 runs per over.

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Adam Zampa

Current Form:

Adam Zampa has played in 112 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 121 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 5.3. He has a strike rate of 83.4. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 86.2 and against pace it is 81.4.

Zampa has taken 123 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.22 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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Sandeep Lamichhane

Current Form:

Sandeep Lamichhane has played in 32 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 17 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 17.0. He has a strike rate of 94.4. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 107.1 and against spin it is 50.0.

Lamichhane has taken 39 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.63 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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Daniel Worrall

Current Form:

Daniel Worrall has played in 16 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 49 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 16.3. He has a strike rate of 125.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 123.7 and against spin it is 100.0.

Worrall has taken 14 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.94 runs per over.

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Tom O'Connell

Current Form:

Tom O'Connell has played in 4 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 9 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 0.0. He has a strike rate of 128.6. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 128.6 and against spin it is 0.

O'Connell has taken 1 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.2 runs per over.

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Liam Bowe

Current Form:

Liam Bowe has played in 9 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 66.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 66.7 and against spin it is 0.

Bowe has taken 8 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 9.04 runs per over.

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Sydney Sixers Season Players
Joe Denly

Current Form:

Joe Denly has played in 182 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 4598 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 28.4. He has a strike rate of 122.5. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Denly has taken 29 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.72 runs per over.

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Daniel Hughes

Current Form:

Daniel Hughes has played in 47 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 1139 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 30.8. He has a strike rate of 115.9. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 122.8 and against spin it is 94.6.

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Josh Philippe

Current Form:

Josh Philippe has played in 15 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 259 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 25.9. He has a strike rate of 151.5. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 154.6 and against spin it is 126.9.

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Justin Avendano

Current Form:

Justin Avendano has played in 3 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 35 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 11.7. He has a strike rate of 100.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 88.5 and against spin it is 50.0.

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James Vince

Current Form:

James Vince has played in 150 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 4040 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 31.8. He has a strike rate of 135.2. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Vince has taken 3 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.75 runs per over.

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Moises Henriques

Current Form:

Moises Henriques has played in 155 Twenty 20 matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 T20s.

He has scored 3045 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 28.7. He has a strike rate of 125.2. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Henriques has taken 68 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.42 runs per over.

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Jack Edwards

Current Form:

Jack Edwards has played in 9 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 66 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 9.4. He has a strike rate of 95.7. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 118.8 and against pace it is 83.9.

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Jordan Silk

Current Form:

Jordan Silk has played in 51 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 933 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 28.3. He has a strike rate of 120.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 125.8 and against spin it is 101.4.

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Tom Curran

Current Form:

Tom Curran has played in 77 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 591 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 20.4. He has a strike rate of 131.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 133.7 and against spin it is 110.9.

Curran has taken 88 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.53 runs per over.

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Sean Abbott

Current Form:

Sean Abbott has played in 73 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 379 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 10.2. He has a strike rate of 108.3. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 109.6 and against spin it is 93.5.

Abbott has taken 85 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.6 runs per over.

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Nathan Lyon

Current Form:

Nathan Lyon has played in 29 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 39 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 4.9. He has a strike rate of 84.8. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 89.7 and against spin it is 42.9.

Lyon has taken 37 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.99 runs per over.

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Steve O'Keefe

Current Form:

Steve O'Keefe has played in 57 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 400 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 16.0. He has a strike rate of 115.9. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

O'Keefe has taken 45 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.87 runs per over.

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Ben Dwarshuis

Current Form:

Ben Dwarshuis has played in 39 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 140 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 14.0. He has a strike rate of 115.7. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 119.4 and against pace it is 112.0.

Dwarshuis has taken 43 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 7.69 runs per over.

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Benjamin Manenti

Current Form:

Benjamin Manenti 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.

Manenti has taken 4 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 6.78 runs per over.

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Lloyd Pope

Current Form:

Lloyd Pope has played in 6 Twenty 20 matches.

He has scored 5 runs in Twenty 20 matches. He has an average of 5.0. He has a strike rate of 83.3.

Pope has taken 2 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 8.5 runs per over.

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Greg West

Current Form:

Greg West has played in 3 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.

West has taken 2 wickets in Twenty 20 matches. He has an economy rate of 12.14 runs per over.

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