Strikers vs Scorchers – The Strikers will be led by a new skipper in Colin Ingram after Travis Head departed for national duties. The Strikers have been prolific with their bowling prowess, which has been the case for Scorchers as well. The first ever game at Alice springs sets up to be an evenly matched encounter between two teams fighting it out at the top of the table.
Strikers: Colin Ingram (c), Alex Carey (wk), Jono Dean, Daniel Drew, Rashid Khan, Ben Laughlin, Jake Lehmann, Michael Neser, Liam O’Connor, Peter Siddle, Billy Stanlake, Jake Weatherald, Jonathan Wells.
Scorchers: Adam Voges (c), Ashton Agar, Cameron Bancroft (wk), William Bosisto, Tim Bresnan, Hilton Cartwright, Tim David, Mitchell Johnson, Matthew Kelly, Michael Klinger, Haydan Morton, Joel Paris, Ashton Turner.
Michael Klinger (Captain Pick)
Strikers: WWLWW (completed matches, most recent first)