The Sydney Thunder and Sydney Sixers are set to lock horns in the 19th match at the Sydney Showground Stadium on Saturday (December 30).
With both teams showcasing varying performances, fantasy cricket enthusiasts face the intriguing task of selecting the right captains for their Dream11 teams.
Check the top three captaincy picks for the THU vs SIX clash.
Jack Edwards (THU)
Jack Edwards has showcased his batting prowess with an impressive strike rate of 133.33, amassing a notable 56 runs in four matches this season.
What adds an extra dimension to Edwards’ fantasy appeal is his adeptness with the ball, having picked up four wickets.
His all-round capabilities make him a strategic choice for the captain’s role, offering the potential for significant contributions in both departments of the game.
Edwards stands as a beacon of consistency, ready to illuminate the fantasy landscape with his dynamic performances.
Moises Henriques (SIX)
With three wins in four matches, the Sixers have been in good form, and Henriques has been a top performer in their success.
As a batsman, Henriques has notched up a commendable 88 runs, showcasing his ability to anchor the innings.
His all-round capabilities extend to the bowling department, where he has secured two crucial wickets at a notable strike rate of 12.0.
Henriques’ experience and leadership role within the Sixers makes him a compelling choice for the vice-captaincy, ensuring a blend of stability and potential match-winning performances.
Daniel Sams (THU)
No discussion of fantasy captaincy is complete without considering the leading wicket-taker of the season, Daniel Sams.
Representing the Sydney Thunder, Sams has been a dynamo with the ball, scalping an impressive 10 wickets in just four matches.
His wicket-taking prowess is underscored by a remarkable strike rate of 7.8, making him a constant threat for opposition batsmen.
Sams’ consistency and ability to turn the game with crucial breakthroughs position him as a strong contender for the captaincy role in the THU vs SIX clash.