Women’s Big Bash League 2019: Match 56, Hobart Hurricanes vs Perth Scorchers – Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Tips – Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update

Perth Scorchers are currently ranked third in the WBBL 2019.


Perth Scorchers Women
Perth Scorchers Women. (Photo by Brett Hemmings/Getty Images)

Match Details:

The 56th match of the WBBL 2019 between Hobart Hurricanes and Perth Scorchers will be played at the Lilac Hill Park in Perth.

The match starts at 2:00 PM local time (6:00 AM GMT) (11:30 AM IST). This match can be streamed live on Fancode in India.



Perth Scorchers are currently ranked third in the WBBL 2019 league table and have qualified for the semi-finals. They hold a big chance to grab the second position towards the end of the league stage. This will be their second meeting with Hobart Hurricanes in a span of 24 hours. In the previous game, Hurricanes shocked Scorchers by defeating them. Hence, in the upcoming match, they will look to avenge for the previous loss against the same opponent.

Hurricanes have already been ruled but they gave some convincing performances in the previous match. Erin Fazackerley scored a brilliant fifty that helped her side to outclass Scorchers. Moreover, Tayla Vlaeminck, Nicola Carey and Maisy Gibson also did a commendable job with the ball. So, they will look to end their WBBL 2019 campaign with a win in their last league match.

Weather Condition/Report:

It will be a sunny day with the sun shining outright during the game time. However, the weather is expected to range between 31-33 Degree Celsius according to Accuweather.

Pitch Condition/Report:

It is expected to be a relatively high scoring game that will go in favour of the batters. The fast bowlers will get enough assistance from the track that will help them to get some wickets in the match. And, the toss will a crucial role and the team winning the toss will most likely to go for bowling first.

Average first innings score:  135 ( Three WBBL 2019-20 game played here )

Record of chasing teams: Won – 2, Lost – 1

Injury and Availability News:

(Will be shared when there’s an update)

Probable Playing XIs

Perth Scorchers:

Amy Jones (WK), Meg Lanning (C), Nat Sciver, Nicole Bolton, Georgia Redmayne, Heather Graham, Chloe Piparo,  Jemma Barsby, Sam Betts, Kim Garth, Taneale Peschel

Bench: Mathilda Carmichael, Amy Edgar, Kath Hempenstall, Emma King

Hobart Hurricanes:

Erin Fazackerly, Fran Wilson, Heather Knight, Nicola Carey, Corinne Hall (C), Chloe Tryon, Sasha Maloney, Maisy Gibson, Belinda Vakarewa, Emma Manix-Geeves, Tayla Vlaeminck

Bench: Meg Phillips, Stefanie Daffara

Top Picks:

Meg Lanning is moving in red hot form with the bat in WBBL 2019. She has amassed 429 runs in 13 games with four half-centuries. So, she will be a crucial pick for any Dream11 Fantasy Side.

Belinda Vakarewais the leading wicket-taker in the ongoing tournament with 20 wickets. So, is expected to replicate her good bowling form in the Hurricane’s last league match as well.

Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:

Captain –  Amy Ellen Jones, Nat Sciver, Heather Knight

Vice-Captain – Belinda Vakarewa, Heather Graham, Erin Fazackerley

Suggested Playing XI for Head to Head/Small Leagues:

Keeper – Amy Ellen Jones (VC)

Batsmen – Erin Fazackerley, Corinne Hall, Fran Wilson

All-Rounders – Heather Graham, Heather Knight, Nat Sciver (C)

Bowlers – Belinda Vakarewa, Teneale Peschel, Tayla Vlaeminck, Sam Betts

Suggested Playing XI for Grand Leagues/Mega Leagues:

Keeper – Amy Ellen Jones

Batsmen – Erin Fazackerley, Corinne Hall, Fran Wilson

All-Rounders – Heather Graham, Heather Knight (C)

Bowlers – Belinda Vakarewa (VC), Maisy Gibson, Teneale Peschel, Tayla Vlaeminck, Sam Betts


Expert Advice:

Natalie Sciver has done well for her side but lacks in performing with consistency. However, her ability to perform in both departments makes her important for any fantasy side. She is still due to give a breakthrough performance in the tournament for her side. Sciver is a risky pick but will be worth for any Grand League Side.

Probable Winners:

Perth Scorchers are the favourites to win this match.

*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.