NW vs DG Fantasy Prediction: Northern Warriors vs Deccan Gladiators – 2 February 2021 (Abu Dhabi). The hitters like Nicholas Pooran, Kieron Pollard, and Lendl Simmons are on the display.
Northern Warriors will take on Deccan Gladiators in the league match of the Abu Dhabi T10 League. The Premier T10 competition is finally getting underway in Abu Dhabi.
Northern Warriors have won three of their four games in the tournament, whereas Deccan Gladiators have won just one of their four games. Waseem, Pooran, and Simmons are in brilliant batting form for the Warriors, whereas the bowlers have been decent. Pollard and Delport are batting well for the Gladiators, whereas Zahoor Khan is bowling some brilliant spells. This game is going to be an entertaining one.
Pitch Report – The pitch will be batting friendly one.
Match Details :
Time:- 10:00 PM IST, Live on Sony Sports Network Stadium:- Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Probable XI for both sides:-
Northern Warriors – Lendl Simmons, Waseem Muhammad, Nicholas Pooran, Rovman Powell, Brandon King, Fabian Allen, Wayne Parnell, Rayad Emrit, Junaid Siddique, Wahab Riaz, Dhananjaya Lakshan.
Deccan Gladiators – Mohammad Shahzad, Cameron Delport, Kieron Pollard, Azam Khan, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Sunil Narine, Imtiaz Ahmed, Imran Tahir, Ravi Rampaul, Zahoor Khan, Anwar Ali.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
K Pollard, N Pooran, W Muhammad, L Simmons, and C Delport.
NW vs DG Team Wicket-Keeper
Nicholas Pooran (Price 11) and Mohammad Shahzad (Price 8.5) will be our wicket-keepers. Pooran has scored 162 runs in the tournament at an average of 40.50, whereas his strike-rate has been 284.21. Shahzad has scored over 3500 T20 runs, whereas his strike-rate has been 135.23. He was brilliant in the last season as well for the Gladiators.
NW vs DG Team Batsmen
Lendl Simmons (Price 9.5), Rovman Powell (Price 9), and Waseem Muhammad (Price 8) will be our batsmen from the Northern Warriors. Simmons was the highest run-scorer of CPL 2020 with 356 runs, whereas he has scored 132 runs in this league at an average of 66.00. Powell has scored over 1200 T20 runs, and he is a hard-hitter of the ball. Muhammad has scored 88 runs in the league at an average of 44.00, whereas his strike-rate has been 225.64.
Kieron Pollard (Price 9.5) and Cameron Delport (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Deccan Gladiators. Polly scored 268 runs in IPL 2020 at an average of 53.60, whereas his strike-rate was 191.42. Delport has scored 5779 T20 runs at a strike-rate of 139.72, whereas he has scored 88 runs in four games here in the T10 league. Both of them are top-order players, and Polly is looking in great touch.
NW vs DG Team All-Rounders
Sunil Narine (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounder from the Deccan Gladiators. Narine has scalped 390 T20 wickets, whereas his batting strike-rate has been 146.80. Narine has been bowling well in the tournament.
NW vs DG Team Bowlers
Wayne Parnell (Price 8.5) and Rayad Emrit (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Northern Warriors. Parnell has scalped three wickets in the tournament, whereas Emrit has scalped four. Both of them are experienced pacers.
Zahoor Khan (Price 8.5) will be our bowler from the Deccan Gladiators. Khan has scalped five wickets in the tournament, whereas he has been a tad economical as well.
Match Prediction: Northern Warriors are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Nicholas Pooran and Kieron Pollard
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Waseem Muhammad and Lendl Simmons
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