Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars , Probable playing XI , pitch report , dream XI fantasy cricket , BBL13.

Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars– In the 17th match of the Big Bash League (BBL|13), the Hobart Hurricanes face off against the Melbourne Stars at Blundstone Arena in Hobart on Thursday, December 28. The bat flip is scheduled for1:10 pm IST with the first ball set to be bowled at1:45 pm IST.

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Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars Probable Playing XI.

Hobart Hurricanes: Nathan Ellis (c), Corey Anderson (USA), Iain Carlisle, Nikhil Chaudhary, Tim David, Paddy Dooley, Liam Guthrie, Sam Hain (England), Peter Hatzoglou, Sam Heazlett, Caleb Jewell, Chris Jordan (England), Ben McDermott, Riley Meredith, Mitch Owen, Billy Stanlake, Matthew Wade, Mac Wright.

Hobart Hurricanes(prabable playing XI): Matthew Wade (wk), Ben McDermott, Caleb Jewell, Macalister Wright, Sam Hain, Tim David, Corey Anderson, Chris Jordan, Patrick Dooley, Nathan Ellis (c), Riley Meredith

Melbourne Stars: Glenn Maxwell (c), Hilton Cartwright, Sam Harper, Nick Larkin, Jono Merlo, Usama Mir (Pakistan), Joel Paris, Haris Rauf (Pakistan), Corey Rocchiccioli, Tom Rogers, Mark Steketee, Marcus Stoinis, Imad Wasim (Pakistan), Beau Webster.

Melbourne Stars (prabable playing XI):Thomas Rogers, Sam Harper (wk), Beau Webster, Glenn Maxwell (c), Marcus Stoinis, Hilton Cartwright, Imad Wasim, Jonathan Merlo, Usama Mir, Joel Paris, Haris Rauf.

Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars Form Guide:

  • Hobart Hurricanes: WLLWL The Hurricanes secured their first win in BBL|13 against the Renegades, led by Matthew Wade’s impressive batting. However, their bowling needs improvement after conceding significant totals in recent matches.
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  • Melbourne Stars: WLLLL The Stars broke a seven-game losing streak with a Boxing Day upset against the Sixers. While the victory boosts their confidence, they need to build momentum for a shot at the finals in the shortened 10-game season.

Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars Players to Watch:

  • Matthew Wade (Hurricanes): The experienced left-hander showcased his form with an 82-run innings against the Renegades, continuing his excellent run, including a strong performance in the recent T20 series against India.
  • Beau Webster (Stars): In stellar form, Webster’s all-round performance, including a crucial 35 in partnership with Hilton Cartwright against the Sixers, makes him a key player. Cartwright is the Stars’ leading run-scorer this season.

Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars , Pitch Report.

Blundstone Arena, a crucial venue in the Big Bash League, favors teams choosing to field first. The pitch is conducive to batting, indicating a par score of 190 plus. With 59 matches played, high scores prevail, exemplified by Brisbane Heat’s 3-212 in BBL|09. D’Arcy Short tops the run charts with 1019 runs, while Nathan Ellis leads the wicket-takers with 33. Pacers dominate with 467 wickets at 8.22 economy, while spinners contribute with 217 wickets at 7.94 economy. Teams must decode the pitch dynamics to excel at Blundstone Arena, setting the stage for exciting BBL encounters.

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Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars Key Match-ups:

  • Head-to-Head: Overall, the Hurricanes have 7 wins, and the Stars have 12 wins. At Blundstone Arena, they stand evenly with 4 wins each.
  • Historical Stats: Hobart Hurricanes have won their last two games against Melbourne Stars at Blundstone Arena. However, the Hurricanes face a challenge outside their home state, having lost 10 out of 10 games.
  • Recent Performances: Melbourne Stars ended their seven-game losing streak with a win over Sydney Sixers. A second consecutive win against the Hurricanes could mark a turnaround for the Stars.
  • Player Stats: Chris Jordan (Hobart Hurricanes) boasts the third-highest strike rate in death overs (16-20) in BBL|13 and scored the third-most runs during the same period. Tim David is 15 runs away from reaching 1000 BBL runs with an impressive career strike rate of 155.11.

The upcoming clash promises exciting cricket as both teams aim for a crucial win. The Hurricanes seek consistency, while the Stars aim to build on their recent success. The match will also mark the farewell for Pakistani players Usama Mir and Haris Rauf, released for national duties.

Dream11 Fantasy Team Prediction: Hobart Hurricanes vs. Melbourne Stars


  1. Matthew Wade (HUR)
  2. Sam Harper (STA)

Batsmen: 3. Ben McDermott (HUR)

  1. Beau Webster (STA)
  2. Hilton Cartwright (STA)
  3. Macalister Wright (HUR)

All-rounders: 7. Glenn Maxwell (c) (STA)

  1. Tim David (HUR)

Bowlers: 9. Riley Meredith (HUR)

  1. Nathan Ellis (c) (HUR)
  2. Haris Rauf (STA)

Captain: Glenn Maxwell (STA)

Vice-Captain: Matthew Wade (HUR)

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