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Thunder Set For Scorchers Clash

11 January 2018

Sydney Thunder

Match preview ahead of final Spotless match of season

Match Information

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)

Fawad Ahmed

Callum Ferguson

Andrew Fekete

Chris Green

Jay Lenton

Usman Khawaja

Arjun Nair

Mitch McClenaghan

Kurtis Patterson

Ben Rohrer

Gurinder Sandhu

James Vince

Perth Scorchers Squad:

Adam Voges (c)

Ashton Agar

Cameron Bancroft

Will Bosisto

Tim Bresnan

Hilton Cartwright

Tim David

Mitchell Johnson

Matthew Kelly

Michael Klinger

Haydan Morton

Joel Paris

Ashton Turner