With the 2019-20 season of the Big Bash League set to start from 17th December, the new signings of this season have already made the news.
BBL 2019-20 – Big Bash Betting Tips
Along with the new signings, the top performers from the last season would lead the individual betting markets. As a result, the Big Bash betting tips take into consideration both new talent and the best performances from the last season.
Alex Hales Joins Sydney Thunder
Alex Hales will be joining Chris Morris as the second overseas player in the Sydney Thunder set-up. Hales impressed with his skills in the Vitality T20 Blast scoring 418 runs in 12 matches and had an impressive strike rate of 140.26.
Callum Ferguson was the record holder for the highest individual score in Big Bash 2018-19, with a score of 113 n.o. Against Perth Scorchers. Alex Hales and Callum Ferguson are likely to lead the team top batsman betting market for Sydney Thunder.
Brisbane Heat’s Big Singing – AB De Villiers
Brisbane Heat has signed one of the best T20 players ever for the BBL 2019-20 season. AB de Villiers’ and Brisbane Heat’s style of play are well aligned with each other – aggressive and going after the attack. AB de Villiers is in the right touch and had a high IPL season in 2019. He scored 442 runs at a strike rate of 154 with an average of 44.20 in 13 matches.
AB de Villiers is likely to lead more than one betting market – Brisbane Heat top batsman, Top Match Batsman, and Man of the Match. Besides, Brisbane Heat featured Josh Lalor in the last season, who had the best bowling figures of BBL 2018-19. Lalor had picked five wickets for 26 runs against Sydney Sixers and was the top bowler for the side.
Tom Banton – Rising Talent Singed By Brisbane Heat
Tom Banton impressed everyone with his batting skills in the T20 Blast, scoring 549 runs at a strike rate of 161.47. While Banton is accompanying the national team on the tour of New Zealand, he will be playing alongside the legend AB de Villiers for Brisbane Heat in BBL 2019-20.
Banton has also crowned the England Young Player of the Year recently and will be an asset to the Brisbane Heat camp. The betting sites already had Banton in the top 3 in the race to be top team batsman for England in the 1st T20I against New Zealand. However, Tom Banton didn’t include in the playing XI for the first 2 T20Is.
Pat Brown Joins Melbourne Stars For BBL 2019-20
Melbourne Stars lost in the 1st semi-final of BBL 2018-19. The Stars will now have the 21-year old Worcestershire pacer, Pat Brown joining them for this season. However, Brown was part of the Worcestershire team that finished as runners-up in T20 Blast 2019 and won the title in 2018. With 49 wickets at an economy of 8.15 in the T20 Blast, Pat Brown is an exciting addition to the Melbourne Stars squad for this BBL season.
Big Bash League is one exciting T20 league with big names and an aggressive Aussie style of play adopted by most of the clubs. Therefore the fans of the T20 format will find this season to be more thrilling to see AB de Villiers, Alex Hales, and Tom Banton playing for their respective sides. While the betting enthusiasts will have many options in the betting markets and the likes of ABD and Alex Hales will give exciting opportunities to make the best of their bets at high odds.