DEG Vs QAL Dream11 : Super League stage of the T10 League gets underway today with these two sides getting proceedings going.
The showpiece T10 League shifts its travails to the ensuing round with the group stage encounters behind us now. The Super League sojourn of the league is all set to throw open its doors starting this Tuesday with Deccan Gladiators and Qalandars squaring off against each other for the first match of the new round.
Despite being routed and thumped in their culminating group stage match, Qalandars ended up coming second in Group A of the league curtsey of their two wins from three matches. Luckily for them, the defeat wasn’t a massive determent with the team’s one win, one draw and one defeat apiece seeing them amass enough points to make it this far.
However, the side know that they can’t afford to repeat the same horrendous mistakes as their last outing if they are to continue in their marauding ways. The side were sent packing for a sorry 60 runs the last time around as they stepped out in pursuit of 108, a calamitous 47 run defeat which the team will be looking to paper over come their tie against Deccan Gladiators today.
Deccan Gladiators on the other hand ended up sweeping past Karnataka Tuskers yesterday by 5 wickets as the side imbedded in place a pinch perfect run chase to chase down the 111 target laid out infront of them with 9 balls to spare. It saw them make it two wins out of three matches to not only canter their way into the Super League stage but with it also sit atop of Group A, a befitting position given the meticulous brand of cricket they have doled out till now.
Pitch Conditions And Toss
The average score while batting first till now in the league over here is 119, a number which is a clear indicator to how fine this track has played out in favour of the batsmen. We should we in for akin conditions today as well with the ball coming on extremely nicely onto the bat and with the pitch set to remain the same across the fixture, the team winning the toss is bound to come out and chase today.
Probable Playing 11
Mohammad Shahzad (WK), Shane Watson (C), Anton Devcich, Kieron Pollard, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Ben Cutting, Migael Pretorius, Daniel Lawrence, Zahir Khan, Fawad Ahmed, Zahoor Khan
Luke Ronchi (WK), Tom Banton, Dawid Malan (C), Philip Salt, Seekkuge Prasanna, Laurie Evans, Jordan Clark, Chris Jordan, Lahiru Kumara, George Garton, Sultan Ahmed
T10 League 2019
Match: Deccan Gladiators Vs Qalandars Super League
Date And Time: 19th November, Tuesday- 5:00pm IST
Where To Watch: Sony Six/HD, Sony Ten 3/HD
- Mohammad Shahzad, Anton Devcich, Ben Cutting, Migael Pretorius
- Luke Ronchi, Tom Banton, Dawid Malan, Philip Salt, George Garton
Top 4 Batting Order
- Mohammad Shahzad, Shane Watson, Anton Devcich, Kieron Pollard
- Luke Ronchi, Tom Banton, Dawid Malan, Philip Salt
- Anton Devcich, Ben Cutting
- Luke Ronchi, Tom Banton
Death Overs Bowlers
- Migael Pretorius, Daniel Lawrence
- Jordan Clark, George Garton
DEG vs QAL Dream11 Wicket-Keeper
Qalandars’ Luke Ronchi will be our choice in this docket of our side with the side’s wicket-keeper putting in some steady dsplays till now in the opening slot to lay down a platform for the rest of his counterparts to take off from.
DEG vs QAL Dream11 Batsmen
His partner Tom Banton has provided him exquisite assistance at the other end with the two openers acting as the talisman of their side’s batting order at the top of the order. Philip Salt comes in as well to partner the duo alongside Dawid Malan with the unit’s captain opening his arms and regaling us in a wondrous display of clean hitting the last time around to tally up 32 runs.
From the other side meanwhile we are choosing Shane Watson for this docket of our Dream 11 side with the side’s captain being their highest run getter till now.
DEG vs QAL Dream11 All-Rounders
Deccan Gladiators will be represented by Anton Devcich in this slot of our Dream 11 side given the number 3 batting slot the player comes out to bat in. It’s a position he’s done full justice to as well with the player coming out with some expansive knocks to keep the run rate flowing freely for the side.
From the other side we have gone in with the one player as well with Seekkuge Prasanna being our pick for the day. Where the player has scored some important cameos in the lower middle-order till now, his legspin saw him pick up the one wicket as well the last time around, a gripping narrative which could see him earn an elevated spot in the side’s bowling soiree come today.
DEG vs QAL Dream11 Bowling Order
At a time when Qalandars have been unsure of what their best bowling unit is, shuffling around the seven bowlers to send down 10 overs the last time around, Lahiru Kumara has dug his feet in deep for the side. The player has kept waging a lone battle to thwart opposition bats from piling on the runs with his two wickets the last time around seeing him become the team’s leading wicket taker.
From the other side meanwhile we are picking out Migael Pretorius who comes into the clash in pristine and sublime form. The payer has dwelled deep into his skill set to pick up wickets at crucial junctures for the side, more importantly standing tall amongst his counterparts owing to the restrictive brand of bowling he’s doled out. Zahir Khan comes in as well from the unit to give him company for the day.
Captain And Vice-Captain
Dawid will represent us as captain while Watson is being chosen as the 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.