HB-W vs ST-W Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11, Pitch Report and Injury Updates For Match 53 of WBBL 2021

WBBL 2021, Match 53: HB-W vs ST-W Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11, Pitch Report and Injury Update

Considering her present run of form, Smriti Mandhana is a good captaincy pick for your fantasy teams.


In a dead rubber game, Hobart Hurricanes will take on Sydney Thunder in the 53rd match of the tournament. Both sides had a disappointing tournament so far and failed to qualify for the knockouts. Hobart Hurricanes were proud of their performances as they went on to beat table-toppers Renegades by 52 runs on Friday. They want to end the tournament on a winning note.

Sydney Thunder on the other hand registered their 4th win in this tournament when they beat Brisbane Heat by 9 runs on Friday. They moved to the 5th spot in the standings with 10 points. Smriti Mandhana is doing an incredible job in the last few matches and you need to keep an eye on her in this match as well.

Match Details:

Hobart Hurricanes vs Sydney Thunder, Match 53

Venue: Ray Mitchell Oval, Harrup Park, Mackay

Date & Time: November 20th at 10:10 AM IST and 2:40 PM local time

Live Streaming: Fancode

Pitch Report:

It’s a well-made surface for the T20 format, the batters will have an excellent advantage as the ball comes quite well onto the bat. Huge scores are always on the cards and whoever wins the toss should bat first.

Probable Playing XIs for HB-W vs ST-W:

Hobart Hurricanes Women

Rachel Priest (c & wk), Ruth Johnston, Mignon Du Preez, Richa Ghosh, Nicola Carey, Naomi Stalenberg, Sasha Moloney, Molly Strano, Tayla Vlaeminck, Amy Smith, Belinda Vakarewa

Sydney Thunder Women

Smriti Mandhana, Sammy-Jo Johnson, Phoebe Litchfield, Deepti Sharma, Anika Learoyd, Tahlia Wilson (wk), Hannah Darlington (c), Lauren Smith, Issy Wong, Kate Peterson, Samantha Bates

HB-W vs ST-W Top Picks for HB-W vs ST-W Dream11 Match:

Top Picks ­Hobart Hurricanes Women

Ruth Johnston has done an incredible job for Hurricanes Women in this tournament. She has added 199 runs in 12 matches at an average of 16.58 and picked up 11 wickets at an economy of 5.69.

Mignon Du Preez bought up her 3rd half-century of the tournament in the last match against Renegades. She played quite well for her 50 runs and got dismissed in the 15th over. Overall, in 13 matches in this WBBL, she has notched 327 runs at an average of 25.15.

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Top Picks Sydney Thunder Women

Sammy-Jo Johnson was the player of the match for her all-round performances against Brisbane Heat Women, she scored 52 runs from 36 balls and later scalped a wicket as well.

Smriti Mandhana is in fine touch with the bat in the last few matches and considering her current form she is a must-pick for your fantasy teams. She has scored the most runs for Thunder Women in this tournament with 377 runs in 12 matches.

HB-W vs ST-W Must Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:

Player Statistics (This Tournament) Dream11 Points
Ruth Johnston 199 runs and 11 wickets 689
Mignon Du Preez 327 runs 464
Sammy-Jo Johnson 9 wickets and 107 runs 439
Smriti Mandhana 377 runs 572
Deepti Sharma 180 runs and 12 wickets 684

Suggested Playing XI No.1 for HB-W vs ST-W Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:

Tahlia Wilson, Mignon Du Preez (vc), Smriti Mandhana (c), Naomi Stalenberg, Deepti Sharma, Sammy-Jo Johnson, Nicola Carey, Ruth Johnston, Molly Strano, Samantha Bates, Hannah Darlington

Suggested Playing XI No.2 for HB-W vs ST-W Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:

Tahlia Wilson, Mignon Du Preez, Smriti Mandhana, Sasha Moloney, Deepti Sharma, Sammy-Jo Johnson (vc), Ruth Johnston (c), Molly Strano, Tayla Vlaeminck, Hannah Darlington, Issy Wong

HB-W vs ST-W Risky Captaincy Choices:

Nicola Carey hasn’t been in best of forms with the bat in the last few matches. She has scored only 37 runs in the last 5 matches and scalped 5 wickets with the ball. She is a risky captaincy pick for your fantasy teams.

Deepti Sharma has scalped 12 wickets and scored 180 runs with the bat in this tournament. You can take a risk and pick her as your fantasy team skipper.

Player you should avoid:

Amy Smith has scalped only 4 wickets in 13 matches she has played in this tournament, it’s better to avoid her while making your fantasy teams.

Note: Updated Fantasy teams and Playing XIs of every match will be provided in our Telegram channel if the information is available.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.