Sydney Thunder will be without the services of their in-form pace bowler Pat Cummins who has gone off for limited-overs national duty. The rest of the squad is likely to remain unchanged.
Sydney Thunder Predicted XI
- KR Patterson, JM Vince, SR Watson (c), BJ Rohrer, CR Brathwaite, RJ Gibson, JS Lenton (wk), CJ Green, CJ McKay and Fawad Ahmed. (Replacement for Pat Cummins has not been decided yet).
Sydney Sixers have released off-spinner Stephen O’Keefe to prepare for Australia’s upcoming test tour of India while drafting in Black Cap batsman Colin Munro on account of his good batting display in the recently concluded T20I series against Bangladesh. Munro is likely to replace Jordan Silk.
Sydney Sixers Predicted XI
- DP Hughes, MJ Lumb, NJ Maddinson, MC Henriques (c), BJ Haddin (wk), Colin Munro, J Botha, SA Abbott, BJ Dwarshuis, JM Bird and NM Lyon.
Sydney Sixers To Win