It’s time for the 2022 Women’s Big Bash League Finals. The Sydney Sixers Women will take on the Adelaide Strikers Women at the North Sydney Oval. Both sides are well-deserved finalists and expect a smashing match on Saturday.
Sydney Sixers Women secured a spot in the finals after topping the points table. They won 11 of 14 games and ended up at the top of the table with 23 points. They are on course for success in this year’s competition and will try to improve one last time on Saturday.
Sydney Sixers Women beat Hobart Hurricanes Women in their last league game. Kate Peterson, who bowled first, picked up three wickets when they knocked down the Hurricanes Women at 156. Contributions from Ellyse Perry (56*) and Ashleigh Gardner (45*) helped them chase the total in the penultimate over.
The Adelaide Strikers Women, on the other hand, finished the league stage in second place. They won eight of 14 games and finished with 17 points. They faced the Brisbane Heat Women in the Challenger and defeated them to earn a spot in the finals.
After being asked to roll first, Megan Schutt picked up three wickets as it helped the Strikers Women limit the Heat Women to 154/8. Laura Wolvaardt (47), Deandra Dottin (39) and Bridget Patterson (45*) contributed with the racquet as they chased the total with two balls left. They will be very confident after the six-wicket win and look to repeat their performance against the high-flying Sixers Women in the finals.
Sydney Sixers Women v Adelaide Strikers Women match details:
Fit: Sydney Sixers Women vs. Adelaide Strikers Women, Final, Women’s Big Bash League 2022
Date and Time: November 26, 2022, Saturday 11:50 am IST
Venue: North Sydney Oval, Sydney
Match report Sydney Sixers Women vs. Adelaide Strikers Women
The pitch at the North Sydney Oval is a real hit. Batters like to hit this surface because the ball hits the bat nicely. Bowlers must be disciplined with their lines and lengths when bowling on this surface.
Sydney Sixers Women vs Adelaide Strikers Women Weather Forecast
Conditions are ideal for a game of cricket, with the temperature expected to range between 16 and 28 degrees Celsius in Sydney.
Sydney Sixers Women vs Adelaide Strikers Women Probable XIs
Sydney Sixers women
The Sixers Women are on course for success in the competition and expect to start with the same starting XI as they did in their last league game.
Alyssa Healy (wk), Suzie Bates, Ellyse Perry (c), Ashleigh Gardner, Erin Burns, Nicole Bolton, Sophie Ecclestone, Kate Peterson, Angelina Genford, Lauren Cheatle, Stella Campbell
Adelaide Strikers women
The Strikers Women beat the Heat Women in the Challenger and don’t expect them to tinker with the winning combo for Saturday’s finals.
Laura Wolvaardt, Katie Mack, Tahlia McGrath (c), Deandra Dottin, Bridget Patterson, Madeline Penna, Tegan McPharlin (wk), Amanda Wellington, Jemma Barsby, Megan Schutt, Darcie Brown
Sydney Sixers Women vs Adelaide Strikers Women Match Prediction
Both sides are well-deserved finalists in this edition of the Women’s Big Bash League. Both played a good brand of cricket and the final promises to be a cracker of a competition.
The Sydney Sixers appear to be an established entity and expect to clinch the title on Saturday.
Prediction: Sydney Sixers Women wins this encounter.
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