NSW vs TAS Fantasy Prediction: New South Wales vs Tasmania – 18 March 2021 (Hobart). Ben McDermott and Matthew Wade are back for Tasmania, whereas Josh Hazlewood misses out for NSW.
New South Wales will take on Tasmania in the league match of the Marsh One Day Cup. The Premier ODD competition is finally getting underway in Australia.
Both teams have won two of their three games in the tournament so far. David Warner is in brilliant form, whereas Pat Cummins has also been bowling well for their side. Tasmania will again rely on their pace-bowling trio to handle the batting order of New South Wales. Ben McDermott and Matthew Wade are back in this game for Tasmania, whereas Josh Hazlewood misses out for New South Wales.
Pitch Report – This pitch is generally a very good batting surface with help for the pacers, whereas the boundaries are also very small on this ground.
Match Details :
Time:-4:30 AM IST Stadium:- Blundstone Arena, Hobart.
Note:- The last season stats are of Marsh One Day Cup 2019-20.
Probable XI for both sides:-
New South Wales – Daniel Hughes, David Warner, Matthew Gilkes, Moises Henriques, Kurtis Patterson, Oliver Davies, Sean Abbott, Pat Cummins, Ben Dwarshius, Nathan Lyon, Liam Hatcher.
Tasmania – Tim Paine, Matthew Wade, Ben McDermott, Macalister Wright, Jordan Silk, Beau Webster, Tom Andrews, Nathan Ellis, Jackson Bird, Peter Siddle, Riley Meredith.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
David Warner, Pat Cummins, Matthew Wade, Ben McDermott, and Jordan Silk.
NSW vs TAS Team Wicket-Keeper
Matthew Wade (Price 9.5), Ben McDermott (Price 9.5), and Tim Paine (Price 9) will be our wicket-keepers. McDermott scored 284 runs at an average of 47.33 last season, whereas he scored 402 runs in recent BBL 10. Paine has scored 118 runs in the competition this year, whereas Wade is also an excellent player. All three of them are brilliant top-order players.
[You may take Moises Henriques instead of Tim Paine]
NSW vs TAS Team Batsmen
David Warner (Price 10) and Daniel Hughes (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from New South Wales. Warner is a veteran of 5455 ODI runs, and he played a fine of knock of 87 runs in the game against South Australia. Hughes scored 440 runs at an average of 73.33 last season, whereas this will be his first game of the tournament. Both of them are brilliant openers.
Jordan Silk (Price 9.5) will be our batsman from Tasmania. Silk scored 237 runs last season, whereas he has scored 146 in just a couple of innings this season.
NSW vs TAS Team All-Rounders
Sean Abbott (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounder from New South Wales. Abbott has scalped five wickets in just a couple of games this season, whereas he has scored 31 runs with the bat. He is a genuine wicket-taker.
NSW vs TAS Team Bowlers
Nathan Ellis (Price 8.5) and Riley Meredith (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from Tasmania. Ellis scalped 12 wickets last season, whereas Meredith scalped 11. Both of them are wicket-takers, and they were brilliant in BBL 10.
Pat Cummins (Price 9) and Ben Dwarshius (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from New South Wales. Cummins has scored 49 runs in the tournament, whereas he has scalped five wickets in bowling. Dwarshius has scalped four wickets in the tournament, whereas he scalped 24 wickets in BBL10.
Match Prediction: Tasmania will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
David Warner and Ben McDermott
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Pat Cummins and Matthew Wade
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Fantasy Team 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.