BT vs NW Fantasy Prediction: Bangla Tigers vs Northern Warriors – 31 January 2021 (Abu Dhabi). The West Indian pack of Nicholas Pooran, Johnson Charles, Andre Fletcher, and Rovman Powell is in very good hitting form.
Bangla Tigers will take on Northern Warriors will in the league match of the Abu Dhabi T10 League. The Premier T10 competition is finally getting underway in Abu Dhabi.
Both teams have won one of their two games in the tournament so far. Charles & Fletcher have been batting well for the Tigers, whereas their bowling is working as a unit. Northern Warriors registered the highest score of the tournament in the last game. The West Indian pack of King, Pooran, Simmons, Powell, and Allen are batting well, whereas Parnell scalped a hat-trick in the last game.
Pitch Report – The pitch will be batting friendly one.
Match Details :
Time:- 7:45 PM IST, Live on Sony Sports Network Stadium:- Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Probable XI for both sides:-
Bangla Tigers – Johnson Charles, Andre Fletcher, Tom Moores, Afif Hossain, Adam Hose, Chirag Suri, Karim Janat, George Garton, Qais Ahmad, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Mohammad Irfan.
Northern Warriors – Brandon King, Lendl Simmons, Nicholas Pooran, Rovman Powell, Fabian Allen, Wayne Parnell, Rayad Emrit, Junaid Siddique, Wahab Riaz, Dhananjaya Lakshan, Waseem Muhammad.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
N Pooran, J Charles, F Allen, A Fletcher, and R Powell.
BT vs NW Team Wicket-Keeper
Johnson Charles (Price 10) and Nicholas Pooran (Price 10) will be our wicket-keepers. Charles is a veteran of 4374 T20 runs, whereas he has scored 96 runs in the tournament so far. Pooran scored 353 runs in IPL 2020 at an average of 35.30, whereas he has scored 73 runs in this T10 league. Both of them are champion players.
BT vs NW Team Batsmen
Andre Fletcher (Price 9.5) will be our batsman from the Bangla Tigers. Fletcher has scored over 5000 T20 runs, whereas he has scored 63 runs in this tournament. He is going to open the innings for the Tigers.
Lendl Simmons (Price 9.5), Rovman Powell (Price 9), and Brandon King (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from the Northern Warriors. Simmons was the highest run-scorer of CPL 2020 with 356 runs at an average of 39.55, whereas King was the highest run-scorer of CPL 2019. Powell has scored over 1200 T20 runs, and he is a hard-hitter of the ball. All three of them are explosive players, and they are in very good form.
BT vs NW Team All-Rounders
Fabian Allen (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from the Northern Warriors. Allen has a strike-rate of 159.21 in T20 cricket, whereas he is a handy spinner too. He has scored 28 runs with the bat, whereas he has scalped a couple of wickets in this tournament.
Karim Janat (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounder from the Bangla Tigers. Janat has scored 855 runs in T20 cricket at a strike-rate of 139.47, whereas he has scalped 55 wickets in bowling. He is a quality all-rounder and has scalped a couple of wickets in the league.
BT vs NW Team Bowlers
Mohammad Irfan (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from the Bangla Tigers. Irfan is a veteran of 147 T20 wickets, whereas he is selected to manage credits in the game.
Wayne Parnell (Price 9) and Rayad Emrit (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Northern Warriors. Both of them have scalped three wickets each in the tournament so far, whereas Parnell got a hattrick in the last game. They are experienced bowlers.
Match Prediction: Northern Warriors are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Johnson Charles and Nicholas Pooran
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Andre Fletcher and Lendl Simmons
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