Perth Scorchers registered 6 wickets win over Hobart Hurricanes in the opening encounter and have secured 2 points. Put into bat, Hobart Hurricanes posted 143-7 on the scoreboard with the help of crucial knocks from Georgia Redmayne (49 of 48) and Erin Fazackerley (38 of 16). Heather Graham bagged three wickets. Coming to chase, Perth Scorchers chased down the target with six wickets in hand and 3 balls to spare, courtesy Elyse Villani (58 of 39) and Lauren Esbary (40* of 27).
Sydney Sixers faced 7 wickets defeat against Melbourne Stars Women and would be looking to bounce back strongly when they take the fields at their home. Batting first, Sixers posted 165-7 with the help of the fifties from Ellyse Perry (58 of 40) and Alyssa Healy (70 of 47).
PS-W vs SS-W Team News
- Perth Scorchers have announced a 13-member squad to take in Sixers.
- Meg Lanning will lead the side.
- English batters Amy Jones is available and in contention to play
- Injured Piepa Cleary has been replaced by Bhavi Devchand
- Sydney Sixers have named an unchanged squad
PS-W VS SS-W PLAYING 11
PS-W Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – Emily Smith/Amy Jones
Batswomen – Meg Lanning (c), Elyse Villani, Lauren Ebsary, Chloe Piparo
All-rounder – Nicole Bolton, Heather Graham, Bhavi Devchand
Bowlers – Kate Cross, Emma King, Hayleigh Brennan, Taneale Peschel
SS-W Playing 11:
Wicket-keeper – Alyssa Healy
Batswomen – Sara McGlashan, Erin Burns
All-rounder – Ellyse Perry (c), Ashleigh Gardner, Dane van Niekerk
Bowlers –Marizanne Kapp, Lauren Cheatle, Sarah Aley, Carly Leeson, Lauren Smith