HB-W VS MS-W : They will be boosted with the joining of three international stars in the likes of Smriti Mandhana- Indian opener, Heather Knight- English skipper, and Hayley Matthews – Windies star all-rounder. All the three missed the opening encounter and are fully set to feature against Melbourne Stars. A 13-member squad has been released by Hurricanes ahead of the clash to face Stars.
Melbourne Stars registered seven wickets win over Sydney Sixers in the opening encounter and would be hoping to carry the momentum. In response to Sydney Sixers’ 165-7 on board, Stars rode on Lizelle Lee’s blistering knock of 102* off just 56 deliveries and achieved the target in 17.2 overs with 7 wickets in hand.
HB-W vs MS-W Team News
- Hobart Hurricane have announced their squad ahead of the Burnie clash
- Hurricanes have been boosted with the joining of Smriti Mandhana, Heather Knight and Hayley Matthews
- Hayley Matthews was ruled out due to a toe injury last week but the Windies star is all fit to feature.
- Melbourne Stars have named an unchanged squad.
- Vice-captain Erin Osborne will lead the side in Kristen Beam’s absence.
HB-W VS MS-W PLAYING 11
HB-W Playing 11:
Wicketkeeper- G Redmayne
Batswomen- Stefanie Daffara, Heather Knight, C Hall
All-rounder- Hayley Mathews, Sasha Moloney, Meg Philips
Bowlers- R O’Donnell, Alex Hartley, B Hepburn
MS-W Playing 11:
Wicket-Keeper:- Lizelle Lee
Batswomen:- Katie Mack, Mignon du Preez, Nicole Faltum
All-rounders:- Erine Osborne, Annabel Sutherland, Georgia Elwiss
Bowlers:- Alana King, Holly Ferling, Nicola Hancock
HB-W VS MS-W SQUADS
Hobart Hurricanes- Brooke Hepburn, Smriti Mandhana, Katelyn Fryett, Hayley Matthews, Alex Hartley, Corinne Hall, Georgia Redmayne, Stefanie Daffara, Sasha Moloney, Veronica Pyke, Meg Phillips, Erin Fazackerley, Rhiann O Donnell
Melbourne Stars Women- Georgia Elwiss, Erin Osborne, Kristen Beams (c), Holly Ferling, Mignon du Preez, Lizelle Lee, Angela Reakes, Alana King, Katie Mack, Makinley Blows, Nicole Faltum, Chloe Rafferty, Annabel Sutherland, Nicola Hancock