SAU Vs BEN Dream11 Team Probable Playing 11, Toss, Pitch And Match Report: Saurashtra contests yet another final in the Ranji Trophy with the side looking to finally fulfil its yearning for the trophy
Although Saurashtra has horrifically faltered as a side in the final of the Ranji Trophy over the course of the last years, there’s little to question when it comes to the unit’s calibre. Persistently making room for themselves in the summit clash of the domestic tournamnet, the side has managed to keep its consistency instant this season as well to make it today’s encounter.
And when Saurashtra step out to the middle today, the side will be looking to finally fulfil its yearning for the coveted trophy. Given the kind of season the side has revelled in, this finally looks to be the edition for Saurashtra to get their jitters in the summit clash and be crowned champions of the Ranji Trophy.
Finishing fourth in Elite Group A and B of the competition, Saurashtra trounced Gujarat be a colossal 92 runs to make it into the final. The win was hailed not only due to the manner it came about in but the identity of the opposition they ended up comprehensively cutting apart and dominating across the entirety of the match to lay down their credentials for the prestigious trophy.
This should finally end up being the season where Saurashtra get their hands around the coveted trophy. The team has been on a carnage in the tournamnet this season, torching its way to today’s summit clash with well rounded and complete displays, a side which should function in unison in the final as well to register a win today.
Pitch Conditions And Toss
A wicket which will keep everyone interested, the surface will be pristine on day one and two before eventually regressing fearing the wrath of the spinners ensuing day 2. It’s a surface where second innings batting can turn out to be a headache, a wicket where the team winning the toss will be opting to step out and bat first.
Probable Playing 11
Koushik, Abhimanyu (c), Shreevats, Arnab, Manoj, Anustup, Wriddhiman (WK), Shahbaz, Mukesh, Ishan, Akash
Harvik Desai, Kishan Parmar, Cheteshwar Pujara, Avi Barot (WK), Vishvaraj Jadeja, Sheldon Jackson, Arpit Vasavada, Chirag Jani, Prerak Mankad, Dharmendrasinh Jadeja, Jaydev Unadkat (C), Chetan Shakariya
Ranji Trophy 2019-20
Match: Saurashtra Vs Bengal Final
Date And Time: 9th March, Monday- 9:30am IST
Venue: Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Rajkot
Telecast: Star Sports 2/HD
5 Must Have Picks
- Manoj, Abhimanyu, Shahbaz, Mukesh, Ishan
- Harvik Desai, Cheteshwar Pujara, Sheldon Jackson, Dharmendrasinh Jadeja, Chetan Shakariya
SAU Vs BEN Dream11 Wicket-Keeper
We are opting for W Saha from Bengal for today’s upcoming encounter. The side’s wicket-keeper has not only been a steady figure with the bat but has come up with pivotal displays with the gloves for Indian Team as well to become sublime value for this clash.
SAU Vs BEN Dream11 Batsmen
We are going with C Pujara in the start as he is one of the best batsman in India and will surely have a major impact in this final too.
The talisman of his side’s batting unit, Sheldon Jackson was someone we just couldn’t do without for this encounter. The player has piled on a gargantuan 783 runs in 9 matches, numbers which has seen him guide his side’s march towards the summit clash.
With 579 runs, V jadeja has given him the pinch perfect assistance this term to see us bring in the diminutive duo from the contingent while from Bengal we are moving in with their top scorer A majumdar who is in sublime form for bengal.
SAU Vs BEN Dream11 All-Rounders
Be it with the bat or ball, Chirag Jani has spearheaded Saurashtra’s consummate success this season. The player has accrued 530 runs and 16 wickets this season, numbers which pay testament to his skill set as an all-rounder to make him a regulation selection from the side.
Dharmendrasinh Jadeja makes way into our side as well from the unit with him, manifesting his attributes in both the ambits of the game to come up with a hoard of runs and wickets. From the opposition meanwhile, the 493 runs and 30 wickets see us opt for Shahbaz Ahmed for today’s encounter.
SAU Vs BEN Dream11 Bowling Order
After snaring 10 wickets against Gujarat to leave them distraught and in disarray in pursuit of the target set up by his side, Jaydev Unadkat now has 65 wickets this season to lead the wicket takers’ ranks for Saurashtra. The other side of the slot meanwhile sees us move in for Mukesh who has the 30 wickets and Ishan.
Captain And Vice-Captain
Saurashtra Bat First: His composed batting see us make Jani our side’s captain while Unadkat is the vice-captain.
Bengal Bat First: Arpit moves in as our captain while Jadeja is the vice-captain.
Dream 11 Team
Barot, Jackson, Arpit, Manoj, Shahbaz, Jadeja, Jani, Mankad, Unadkat, Mukesh, Ishan
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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.