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Brisbane Heat vs Adelaide Strikers Predictions & Tips - Heat to fire back at home

  • Brisbane Heat vs Adelaide Strikers predictions for Wednesday’s Big Bash League match
  • The Adelaide Strikers are favourites for the match at the Gabba (8.15am GMT)
  • Back the Heat to win to break their five game losing streak on their return home
  • Read on for more free predictions and betting tips
Chris Lynn
Chris Lynn can lead the Heat to victory (Getty Images)

Brisbane Heat vs Adelaide Strikers Predictions


The Brisbane Heat are a team headlined by a superstar ball striker Chris Lynn. Back Lynn to go big on his home deck at the Gabba.

  • Brisbane Heat captain Chris Lynn scored 69 in his last match.
  • The Heat looked to have the game won before Daniel Sams saved the Thunder.
  • Sams struck 65 from 25 balls as the Heat snatch defeat from the jaws of victory.

Head to Head


The Strikers have won six of 11 matches played against the Heat (five wins) including a ten-wicket thrashing last time they met in BBL09.

Brisbane Heat Form


The Brisbane Heat struggled throughout the end of BBL09 where the lost their last three matches in a row to finish near the bottom of the ladder.

The Heat have transferred that form over to BBL10. They lost their first match against the Melbourne Stars, before snatching defeat from the jaws of victory against the Sydney Thunder last game.

Despite having the Thunder 3/22 and 5/80 chasing 168 to win, the Heat bowlers failed to capitalise on their lead. They lost with seven balls to spare after Ben Laughlin was hit for four sixes in the 19th over.

Heat Team News


The Heat are unlikely to make any major changes leading into the match against the Strikers.

Mitchell Swepson is still with the Australian camp and will be unavailable for selection.

Adelaide Strikers Form


After collapsing heavily with the bat in game one of their season against the Hobart Hurricanes, the Adeide Strikers returned to form with a big win against in a rematch two nights later.

But they were unable to combat an unbelievable Dan Christian innings when going down to the Sydney Sixers over the weekend.

Coinciding with the return of skipper Alex Carey, the Strikers top order has become much more potent despite the absence of Travis Head who is currently on international duties. They still need international signing Phil Salt to find some form if they are to challenge for the title.

The Strikers bowlers have been in terrific form so far this campaign led by Peter Siddle, who recorded a five wicket haul over the Hurricanes in game two, while Daniel Worrall recorded 18 dot balls last game against the Sixers.

Strikers Team News


Currently relying heavily on star batsmen Jake Weatherald and Alex Carey, the Strikers will be looking for local Queenslander Mathew Renshaw to lead the way against his former side.

Brisbane Heat vs Adelaide Strikers FAQ

What is the Brisbane Heat vs Adelaide Strikers best bet?

The Brisbane Heat have struggled to win but can return to form on their home ground. The best bet is the Heat to win.

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Verdict

The Brisbane Heat have been struggling for form after losing their last five matches, but the return home can see them claim the win.

The Heat are the best bet of the night and Chris Lynn to top score for the Heat.

Best Bet: Brisbane Heat Match Result @110.00 at BetMGM - 3 Units
Best Batsmen Tip: Chris Lynn Top Heat Batsman @200.00 at bet365 Sport NJ - 2 Units

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