Hilton Cartwright is set to replace in-form batsman Shaun Marsh who has earned a call up to Australia’s national team for the New Zealand ODI tour. Fast bowler Jason Behrendorff is likely to replace fellow paceman Jhye Richardson who seemed to have injured himself during the semi-final win.
Perth Scorchers Predicted XI
- SM Whiteman (wk), M Klinger, Hilton Cartwright, AC Voges (c), IR Bell, AJ Turner, AC Agar, AJ Tye, TT Bresnan, MG Johnson and Jason Behrendorff.
Batsman Colin Munro will miss the big final of BBL as he has found a place in New Zealand’s squad for the home ODI series against Australia. Henry Thornton has been named as his replacement while the rest of the team is expected to remain the same.
Sydney Sixers Predicted XI
- DP Hughes, NJ Maddinson, Henry Thornton, MC Henriques (c), MJ Lumb, BJ Haddin (wk), J Botha, SA Abbott, BJ Dwarshuis, NM Lyon and JM Bird.