Brisbane Heat women will be keen to extend their lead at the top of the table when they face Perth Scorchers women in the 23rd match of the 2022 Women’s Big Bash League played at Allan Border Field in Brisbane.
In the previous match, Brisbane Heat women suffered a 31-run defeat at the hands of Perth Scorchers women. Captain Jess Jonassen will be hoping that the side can make a strong comeback in this fixture.
On the other hand, Perth Scorchers will be keen to get back to winning ways after losing to Adelaide Strikers. The team management will be hoping that the side can put in an improved batting performance against Brisbane Heat.
Both teams have faced off 15 times in the history of the Women’s Big Bash League where Brisbane Heat have a clear advantage with nine wins compared to the Perth Scorchers’ six victories.
In the previous five meetings between the two teams, Brisbane Heat women have come out on top on four occasions.
Brisbane Heat Women’s Preview
With four victories out of six matches played, Brisbane Heat women have played excellent cricket so far this WBBL season.
In the batting department, the side will be relying on the likes of Georgia Redmayne, Daniella Wyatt, Georgia Voll, Laurie Harris, Amelia Kerr, and Grace Harris to deliver the bulk of the runs.
With 220 runs in five innings, Georgia Redmayne has topped the batting charts for Brisbane Heat women this season. She will be keen to continue her rich vein of form in this fixture.
In the bowling department, the side will be depending on the likes of Jess Jonnasen, Amelia Kerr, Nicola Hancock, Charli Knott, and Pooja Vastrakar to deliver timely breakthroughs.
With 10 wickets in five outings, Left-arm spinner Jess Jonassen has topped the bowling charts for Brisbane Heat women.
Brisbane Heat Women Predicted Playing XI:
Jess Jonassen (c), Pooja Vastrakar, Grace Harris, Georgia Redmayne (wk), Danielle Wyatt, Georgia Voll, Amelia Kerr, Laura Harris, Charli Knott, Nicola Hancock, Courtney Sippel
Perth Scorchers Women Preview
With three victories out of six matches played, Perth Scorchers women are placed in the third position in the WBBL table.
In the batting department, the side will be relying on the likes of Beth Mooney, Maggie Green, Sophie Devine, and Marizanne Kapp to deliver the bulk of the runs.
With 146 runs in six innings, opener Beth Mooney has topped the batting charts for Perth Scorchers women this season. She will be keen to continue her decent form with the bat in this fixture.
In the bowling department, the side will be depending on the likes of Marizanne Kapp, Sophie Devine, Lily Mills, Alana King, and Holly Ferling to deliver timely breakthroughs.
With eight wickets in six outings, Lily Mills has topped the bowling charts for Perth Scorchers women.
Perth Scorchers Women Predicted Playing XI:
Sophie Devine (c), Beth Mooney (wk), Chloe Piparo, Maddy Green, Marizanne Kapp, Mathilda Carmichael, Amy Louise Edgar, Pippa Cleary, Alana King, Lilly Mills, Holly Ferling
The wicket prepared for the game will provide a decent contest between bat and ball. The weather forecast for the game will be a clear sky with light winds
Allan Border Field in Brisbane is going to host the 23rd match of the 2022 Women’s Big Bash League between Brisbane Heat women and Perth Scorchers women.
Toss: To Bat
Both the teams will be keen to win the toss, bat first, and post a competitive total on the board. The average first innings score in a T20I game at Allan Border Field is around 133 runs.
BHW vs PERW
Based on current form, Brisbane Heat women will be firm favorites to win their game against Perth Scorchers. With the top-order consistently producing runs and bowlers putting in clinical performances, Brisbane Heat women will be keen to continue their winning ways in the tournament.
Expect Brisbane Heat women to register a comfortable win over Perth Scorchers women.