Start Time - 7:40pm (local time)
Date - 11 January 2018
Location - Spotless Stadium
Opposition - Perth Scorchers
Scorchers Overseas: David Willey
One to Watch - Ashton Turner. Turner played a match winning innings in the Scorchers last match, smashing 70 off 32 balls to guide the Scorchers to victory against the Melbourne Renegades. He will be a key wicket for the Thunder in order to avoid fireworks.
The last time the two sides met was at the Waca with the Scorchers winning comfortably by 50 runs. They batted first setting 177 from their 20 overs, Ian Bell top scoring with 45 from 38, wickets were shared for the Thunder, 1 apiece for McKay, Cummins, Green & Watson.
In reply the Thunder could only muster 127 runs for the loss of 8 wickets from their 20 overs. Pat Cummins top scored with 39 from 26 balls, whilst David Willey was the pick of the Scorchers Bowlers finishing with 2-21.
Where To Watch
The game will be broadcast live on Channel Ten or via the Cricket Australia Live Pass
Sydney Thunder Squad:
Shane Watson (c)
Perth Scorchers Squad:
Adam Voges (c)