BAR Vs JAM Dream11 : Table toppers Barbados look to continue their dominant ways when they take on Jamaica today.
Placed in the pinnacles of Group A in the showpiece Super50 Cup, Barbados have undoubtedly been the most sublime, pristine, succulent and well rounded outfit of all the sides in the group. Their five wins from six matches see them well clear of second and third place by eight points, a position the side will be looking to consolidate come today.
Ever since losing their tournament opener, the side have been on a five match winning spree, dominating and decimating their opponents to continue in their ascendancy. The side coming into today’s impending clash having thumped Combined Colleges and Campuses by four wickets, prevailing and persevering in a low scoring encounter, a win which was a testament to their enigmatic and euphoria filed brand of cricket.
Needing208 to win, the side ended up winning with four overs to spare on a wicket akin to today’s surface, a display they’ll be looking to reverberate come today as well. In Jamaica, they are taking on a side who themselves come into this forthcoming tie with three wins in succession to take them into third place.
The side are entering the fray of this upcoming contest having defeated Canada by four wickets as they chased down the 244 run target in 47.5 overs. With both the sides coming into this contest in impeccable and immaculate form, both the sides will be looking to leave no stone unturned and spare no expense in a bid to continue galloping up the points tally and with it nail down a spot into the ensuing round.
Pitch Conditions And Toss
A sluggish, devoid of much assistance for the batters and crumbling wicket, this is a surface where the bats are going to struggle to hit runs. The ball grips, stops and turns before lying on squarely onto the bat, making strokeplay an extremely tepid and tentative proposition, one which should see us be in for a low scoring contest.
With the wicket bound to be only left in only more tatters as we scrimmage our way through the outing, the team winning the toss is all set to come out and bat first today.
Probable Playing 11
Kjorn Ottley, Leniko Boucher, Nicholas Kirton, Jonathan Carter (C), Tevyn Walcott (WK), Kyle Mayers, Ashley Nurse, Miguel Cummins, Joshua Bishop, Roshon Primus, Javon Searles
Andre McCarthy, Aldaine Thomas, Assad Fudadin, Jermaine Blackwood, Rovman Powell (C), Nkrumah Bonner, Denis Smith (WK), Dennis Bulli, Derval Green, Oshane Thomas, Nicholson Gordon
Match: Barbados Vs Jamaica Group A
Date And Time: 20th November, Friday- 6:30pm IST
Venue: Conaree Sports Club, Basseterre
Where To Watch: West Indies YouTube, FanCode
- Kjorn Ottley, Nicholas Kirton, Jonathan Carter, Javon Searles
- Aldaine Thomas, Assad Fudadin, Rovman Powell, Nicholson Gordon
Top 4 Batting Order
- Kjorn Ottley, Leniko Boucher, Nicholas Kirton, Jonathan Carter
- Andre McCarthy, Aldaine Thomas, Assad Fudadin, Jermaine Blackwood
- Kjorn Ottley, Leniko Boucher
- Aldaine Thomas, Assad Fudadin
Death Overs Bowlers
- Roshon Primus, Javon Searles
- Derval Green, Nicholson Gordon
BAR Vs JAM Dream11 Wicket-Keeper
Barbados’ wicket-keeper and opener Leniko Boucher is going to be brought into our Dream 11 side for this encounter. The player has been a safe performer, piling on the 150 runs till now with steady performances and contributions, seeing us make him our pick for this docket.
BAR Vs JAM Dream11 Batsmen
His team’s leading run getter with the 270 runs from 5 encounters, Assad Fudadin was always going to be a regulation pick for this encounter. On a wicket which will be a travesty to bat on, a treacherous surface for the batters, he comes offering immense skill set imbued in his artillery, someone who is capable of scoring runs on any track.
Nkrumah Bonner will also be in our Dream 11 team for this clash from Jamaica whilst from the other side we are choosing their leading run getter in the form of Kjorn Ottley. The player regaled us in an enchanting and luscious 100 the last time around, a display he see him emanating come today’s contest as well.
BAR Vs JAM Dream11 All-Rounders
Continuing with the bats from Barbados we are choosing Kyle Mayers with the player having amassed a stunning 211 runs till now for his side. A massive reason for their consummate success, the player has fabricated stellar knocks for his side to become our first choice in this facet of our side.
While Ashley Nurse’s 14 wickets are more than enough to warrant his selection, the all-rounder has come up with 64 runs with the bat as well, numbers which are vindictive to his tenacious brand of cricket. From the other side meanwhile we are opting for Rovman Powell and Dennis Bulli who has taken just three wickets to accumulate nine wickets.
BAR Vs JAM Dream11 Bowling Order
A massive reason for Barbados’ immense success has been down to their flawless and ominous bowling unit, one which has engulfed opposition’s in a brawl, seeing them berate and smear oppositions with their pinch perfect brand of bowling. And on a wicket which is going to be bowling conducive, Miguel Cummins and Joshua Bishop will be concurrently flourishing to make the partnership an immediate choice for us.
Derval Green from the other side will be wrapping up our Dream 11 side with the Jamaica bowler bringing down the curtains on our setup.
BAR Vs JAM Dream11 Captain And Vice-Captain
Nurse has been chosen as our side’s captain for the day while Mayers is our vice-captain.
Dream 11 Disclaimer
All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match, pitch report and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.