Mel stars vs Hobart Hurricane preview
Now we are into semi finals of BBL 03.All the four teams into semi final will be desperate to win as it is do or die situation for all the team. On Tuesdays its table toppers Mel stars vs Hobart hurricanes.
Stars were unbeaten in the round robin and they will be looking forward to continue their winning spree. They have won every game comprehensively with utmost ease. On the other hand hurricanes were bit lucky to be in the semis and now they are couple of steps away from holding the title.
Looking into the side’s stars are filled with super stars and they are genuine T20 side on any platform. Their batting order is very deep with Luke Wright opening the batting and john Hastings coming at no 8 .Their bowling attack also is at its best with bird at his form of his life. Good news from them is Clint McKay is back in the side. Malinga is also playing for them in the semi final. This is their third consecutive semi final.
Best news for them is availability of skipper Gorge Bailey , although it is only second game for him in BBL03 he would be an asset as he is in sublime form in T20 format . The only player in hurricanes who is consistent in Ben dunk .He is also named player of the tournament. He is successful in almost every game and has given good start to the team .Travis birt also played some good knocks but yet to get a big score. Their interim skipper Tim Paine had a miserable tournament at the start and improved very much in the final games. Their overseas player’s shah and Malik under performed. Their bowling led by Hilfi and Doug Bollinger looks very strong.
Both teams will be looking for a win. Now teams are in semis final, only win could help them in securing final spot as thier past record of tournament is irrespective now.