Date & Time: Thursday, January 09, 13:40 IST
Venue: The Gabba, Brisbane, Australia.
Brisbane Heat possible XI
Tom Banton, Max Bryant, Chris Lynn(c), Matt Renshaw, Ben Cutting, Jimmy Peirson(w), Josh Lalor, Jack Prestwidge, Zahir Khan, Ben Laughlin, Mitchell Swepson.
Hobart Hurricanes possible XI
Caleb Jewell, Matthew Wade(c), David Miller, Ben McDermott(w), George Bailey, Simon Milenko, Thomas Rogers, Nathan Ellis, Qais Ahmad, Scott Boland, David Moody/Clive Rose.
The surface in Brisbane has produced high scoring games in the last few seasons. In the first match of this season it was no different. Both spin and pace have had a equal advantage at the venue historically.
In the last four matches, he has been consistent for Heat. He has a PPM of 67 and an MDTA of 1.67 in the last 5 matches.
In the absence of Short, there is more responsibility on him to step up and take his role. He has a PPM of 33 and an MDTA of 1.5 in the tour.
He has a PPM of 51 in the tour.