Monday’s Big Bash 2016/2017 Round 3 match is between Hobart Hurricanes and Adelaide Strikers. The match is set to commence at 19:10 local time with the game to be played in Hobart. View our preview and teams for the game between Hobart Hurricanes and Adelaide Strikers.
When: 19:10 | Monday 02/01/2017
Where: Hobart, Blundstone Arena
Both teams come into the match having won one and lost two so the market has them as even money. Despite both teams currently being set at the same odds we think the Hurricanes are a very good chance of winning this match and will be backing the home team to win quite easily. For some value we will be taking the Hurricanes to win with Sangakarra to score the most runs.
Tip: Hobart Hurricanes at $1.90
Value Bet: Hobart Hurricanes/Kumar Sangakarra at $7.00
Hobart Hurricanes squad
Cameron Boyce, George Bailey, Dan Christian, Clive Rose, Jake Reed, Sam Rainbird, Hamish Kingston, Simon Milenko, Tim Paine, Shaun Tait, Beau Webster, Jonathan Wells, Dominic Michael, Kumar Sangakkara.
Adelaide Strikers squad
Brad Hodge (c), Wes Agar, Alex Carey, Jonathon Dean, Ben Dunk, Travis Head, Jon Holland, Chris Jordan, Ben Laughlin, Jake Lehmann, Tim Ludeman, Michael Neser, Kieron Pollard, Kane Richardson, Craig Simmons, Kelvin Smith, Billy Stanlake, Jake Weatherald.
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