Based on their recent form the Brisbane Heat are expected to cruise into the final ahead of Sydney Thunder.
Hobart Hurricanes are expected to continue their winning form with their 7th success of the season but Perth Scorchers will ensure it is a real task.
Auckland Aces will start as favourites against the Wellington Firebirds given the big names on their side.
Team India is expected to clinch the ODI series with yet another comfortable victory over the hosts Australia.
Brisbane Heat are expected to bag their 4th win of the season and move ahead of Sydney Thunder on the points table.
Sydney Sixers are expected to bounce back with their 2nd win of the season against the Melbourne Renegades.
Northern Knights will start as the favourites against Canterbury Kings where they aim for their 5th consecutive win.
Team India is expected to bounce back and level the ODI series with a comfortable win over Australia.
Expect the Hobart Hurricanes to carry on their rich form and register the 6th win of the season.
The Sydney Sixers should be able to finish the league phase with their 11th win.