NK Vs CD Dream11 Team, Probable Playing 11, Toss, Pitch And Match Report: Bottom of the table Northern knights go out traversing for an elusive win today
For Northern Knights, the Super Smash League has gotten off to a bludgeoning start. The side have been left beleaguered in their opening couple of encounters, losing both of them to sit bottom of the points tally, a position they know they need to wrench out of at the earliest if they are to keep their aspirations of embarking into the ensuing round.
And the side have an incessant need to right their wrongs not only owing to the fact that they are yet winless in the compettion but also given the manner in which those defeats have come out. The side’s predicament is blatantly clear to see with the team being obliterated in their foregone outing, a match the side were wiped the floor with to lose by 43 runs as they shambolically collapsed for 155 in their pursuit of 198.
And when they play against a Central Stags outfit which has won two matches on the bounce, things are bound to only get further trickier for the Knights on the day. They are taking on a side who will be looking to come hot out of the blocks today and cruise their way to their third win in succession, one which will see them maraud their way into the pinnacles of the points tally.
The side are coming into this one in the wake of consummate success with a 24 run win against the Firebirds as they defender their 183 with ease, a performance the side will be looking to emulate against a wavering and waning outfit which will be easy to pummel on the day.
Pitch Conditions And Toss
This track is cut from the same cloth as some of the finest surfaces in the world when it comes to batting conducive conditions. This is a hard, solid and pristine wicket for the batters, a track where the ball comes on at a nice length and bounce, according the batters all the room in the world to cream the ball to the fence.
The team winning the toss will be looking to step out and bat first today and make the most of the conditions today and pile the pressure on their opponents to lay down a hefty target infront of them.
Probable Playing 11
Tim Seifert (WK), Dean Brownlie (C), Anton Devcich, Joe Carter, Brett Hampton, Daryl Mitchell, Daniel Flynn, Scott Kuggeleijn, Matt Fisher, Ish Sodhi, Anurag
Tom Bruce (C), Josh Clarkson, Dane Cleaver (WK), Christian Leopard, Willem Ludic, Kieran Noema-Barnett, Ajaz Patel, Seth Rance, Ben Wheeler, Ryan Watson, George Worker
Super Smash 2019-20
Match: Northern Knights Vs Central Stags
Date And Time: 20th December, Friday- 11:40am IST
Venue: Seddon Park, Hamilton
Where To Watch: FanCode
- Tim Seifert, Anton Devcich, Daryl Mitchell, Scott Kuggeleijn
- Tom Bruce, Dane Cleaver, Seth Rance, Ben Wheeler
Top 4 Batting Order
- Tim Seifert, Dean Brownlie, Anton Devcich, Joe Carter
- Tom Bruce, Josh Clarkson, Dane Cleaver, Christian Leopard
- Tim Seifert, Anton Devcich
- Tom Bruce, Christian Leopard
Death Overs Bowlers
- Scott Kuggeleijn, Matt Fisher
- Seth Rance, George Worker
NK Vs CD Dream11 Wicket-Keeper
The 48 runs he scored in 31 balls the last time around was the second performance in a row by opener Dane Cleaver which ended up providing his side with just the shot in the arm to pile on a hefty total to see him become our choice in the wicket-keeping slot of our side.
We are also getting in Northern Knights’ Tim Seifret into our setup for the day for the tie. The player scored only the 24 runs the last time around but the mere 17 balls it took the opener to pile on those runs epitomised his clean hitting nature as a bat.
NK Vs CD Dream11 Batsmen
His side’s top scorer in the last outing, the 55 runs Joe Carter got for his side in the outing ended up being crucial runs come the concluding result with his late surge being just the impetuous the side needed to rake up their second win in a row. We will be accompanied by Dean Bowline for the contest whilst from the other side of the docket we are moving in with Tom Bruce courtesy of his 56 run knock for the side the last time around.
NK Vs CD Dream11 All-Rounders
At a time when his side have faltered, Kieran Noema Barnett has undoubtedly merged as the focal point of the Central Stags side. The player have been a talismanic figure in both the facets of the game, snaring both runs and wickets with the 2-19 display with the ball the last time around following up a stupendous knock with the bat in the first outing.
After his awe inducing spell of 4-32 Daryl Mitchell form Northern Knights was always going to be the first player we opted over here. It was an imperious spell by the bowler, one which ended up shrouding the opposition in a tussle to see him come up with wickets of well set batsmen to make him an instant pick for the day.
The side’s opener, Anton Devcich is being brought in as well by us to wrap up our one-two of picks from the side for this one.
NK Vs CD Dream11 Bowling Order
If Central Stags are to have any chance of winning today, they are going to have to make early inroads in this encounter. And someone capable of providing hem with breakthroughs ins Ajaz Patel with the player coming up with 3-20 the last time around to make him an instant pick for the day.
Ben Wheeler partners him up after getting the two wickets in the same outing along with Blair Tickner who got the two as well to see us make this docket all about the picks from one side.
Captain And Vice-Captain
Devcich will captain our side out for the day while Kieran 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.