BBL 10 HBH vs MLS Playing 11: In the 23rd match of BBL 10, Hobart Hurricanes (HBH) will take on Melbourne Stars (MLS) at Bellerive Oval, Hobart. The match will commence at 11:35 AM IST. Check our BBL 2020-21 Hobart Hurricanes vs Melbourne Stars today's BBL match prediction, preview, pitch report, weather forecast, playing 11 as stated below.
Melbourne Stars have won the toss and have opted to field first. Hobart Hurricanes makes two X-Factor substitutes in the likes of Macalister Wright and Nick Winter while Samuel Elliott and Lance Morris are for Melbourne Stars.
Hobart Hurricanes would be aiming to keep their winning streak as they play their final home match today. They come into this match on the back of a dramatic 1-run victory over Brisbane Heat. The Hurricanes are currently placed third on the BBL points table, a win will take them to second place, although may not last long as Sydney Sixers will be in action later in the double-header Saturday.
Their opponents, Melbourne Stars, have lost two in a row after winning the first two matches. MLS are quite a few concerns in their bowling department. Nathan Coulter-Nile and Jackson Coleman are out with injuries while Adam Zampa will miss out to serve his one-match ban. The onus will be on the power-hitters, lack of intensity in the team lineup, to deliver their goods.
Melbourne Stars: Andre Fletcher, Marcus Stoinis, Hilton Cartwright, Glenn Maxwell (Captain), Nicholas Pooran (Wicket-keeper), Nic Maddinson, Ben Dunk, Liam Hatcher, Sam Rainbird, Zahir Khan, Billy Stanlake
Hobart Hurricanes: D Arcy Short, Ben McDermott (Wicket-keeper), Dawid Malan, Peter Handscomb (Captain), Colin Ingram, Tim David, Johan Botha, Nathan Ellis, Riley Meredith, Sandeep Lamichhane, Scott Boland
Hobart Hurricanes Squad: D Arcy Short, Ben McDermott (WK), Dawid Malan, Peter Handscomb (C), Colin Ingram, Tim David, Johan Botha, Nathan Ellis, Wil Parker, Scott Boland, Riley Meredith, Sandeep Lamichhane, David Moody, Mitchell Owen, Charlie Wakim, Nick Winter, Macalister Wright
Melbourne Stars Squad: Andre Fletcher, Marcus Stoinis, Hilton Cartwright, Glenn Maxwell (C), Nicholas Pooran (WK), Nic Maddinson, Ben Dunk, Adam Zampa, Liam Hatcher, Billy Stanlake, Zahir Khan, Nick Larkin, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Tom O Connell, Seb Gotch, Clint Hinchliffe, Dilbar Hussain, Jonathan Merlo, Jackson Coleman, Lance Morris