PD vs DG Fantasy Prediction: Pune Devils and Deccan Gladiators – 28 January 2021 (Abu Dhabi). The presence of Sunil Narine and Kieron Pollard is a huge luxury for Deccan Gladiators.
Pune Devils will take on Deccan Gladiators will in the league match of the Abu Dhabi T10 League. The Premier T10 competition is finally getting underway in Abu Dhabi.
Deccan Gladiators have some extremely explosive players in their ranks. Mohammad Shahzad & Colin Ingram are their lead batsmen, whereas Kieron Pollard & Sunil Narine will be their lead all-rounders. Pune Devils look a little weak on the paper, and they will rely on Chadwick Walton in batting, whereas Amir & Viljoen are their lead pacers.
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:-
Pune Devils – Chadwick Walton, Vriitya Aravind, Tom Kohler Cadmore, Kennar Lewis, Devon Thomas, Mohammad Boota, Hardus Viljoen, Karan KC, Nasir Hossain, Sam Wisniewski, Mohammad Amir.
Deccan Gladiators – Mohammad Shahzad, Sunil Narine, Cameron Delport, Colin Ingram, Kieron Pollard, Azam Khan, Prashant Gupta, Imran Tahir, Ravi Rampaul, Zahoor Khan, Aaron Summers.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
K Pollard, S Narine, M Shahzad, C Walton, and I Tahir.
PD vs DG Team Wicket-Keeper
Mohammad Shahzad (Price 8.5) will be our wicket-keeper. 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.
PD vs DG Team Batsmen
Colin Ingram (Price 9) and Cameron Delport (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Deccan Gladiators. Ingram is a veteran of 6916 T20 runs, whereas he has scalped 38 wickets in his bowling as well. Delport has scored 5779 T20 runs at a strike-rate of 139.72, whereas he has scalped 68 wickets in bowling. Both of them are champion South African players.
Chadwick Walton (Price 9.5) and Tom Kohler-Cadmore (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Pune Devils. Cadmore has scored 2197 T20 runs, whereas his strike-rate has been 141.19. Walton is an experienced campaigner with over 3000 T20 runs, whereas his strike-rate has been 123.59. Both of them are important players of this side.
PD vs DG Team All-Rounders
Sunil Narine (Price 10) and Kieron Pollard (Price 10) will be our all-rounders from the Deccan Gladiators. Polly scored 268 runs in IPL 2020 at an average of 53.60, whereas his strike-rate was 191.42. Narine has scalped 390 T20 wickets, whereas his batting strike-rate has been 146.80. Both of them are legends of the T20 format.
Nasir Hossain (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounder from the Pune Devils. Hossain has scored over 1700 T20 runs, whereas he has scalped 57 wickets in bowling. He is a handy player in the shortest format of the game.
PD vs DG Team Bowlers
Imran Tahir (Price 9) will be our bowler from the Deccan Gladiators. Tahir has scalped 382 T20 wickets, whereas he scalped 15 wickets in CPL 2020. He is a champion bowler.
Mohammad Amir (Price 8.5) and Hardus Viljoen (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Pune Devils. Hardus has scalped 140 T20 wickets, whereas his batting strike-rate has been 125.90. Amir has 216 T20 scalps under his belt, whereas his economy has been 7.07. Both of them are brilliant bowlers.
Match Prediction: Deccan Gladiators are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Kieron Pollard and Sunil Narine
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Mohammad Hafeez and Chadwick Walton
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