WAR vs DOL Fantasy Prediction: Warriors vs Dolphins – 21 February 2021 (Durban). Senuran Muthusamy, Jon Jon Smuts, and Keshav Maharaj are the best fantasy picks of this game.
Warriors will take on Dolphins in the league match of the CSA T20 Challenge Competition. The Premier T20 competition is finally getting underway in South Africa.
The Warriors lost their first game of the tournament, whereas the Dolphins have won both of their games. Dolphins have some quality all-rounders in their ranks, whereas Warriors look a little weak on paper.
Pitch Report –The average batting score at this venue in this competition is 143 runs.
Total Games Played: 4; Bat 1st Won: 1; Bat 2nd Won: 3
Note:- The stats mentioned are prior to the Super Smash.
Match Details :
Time:- 6:00 PM IST Stadium:- Kingsmead, Durban
Probable XI for both sides:-
Warriors – Gihahn Cloete, Jon Jon Smuts, Lesiba Ngoepe, Sinethemba Qeshile, Wihan Lubbe, Marco Marais, Ayabulela Gqamane, Marco Jansen, Glenton Stuurman, Anrich Nortje, Lizo Makosi.
Dolphins – Grant Roelofsen, Sarel Erwee, Senuran Muthusamy, David Miller, Khaya Zondo, Mangaliso Mosehle, Robbie Frylink, Prenelan Subrayen, Keshav Maharaj, Daryn Dupavillon, Kerwin Mungroo.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
Grant Roelofsen, Senuran Muthusamy, Jon Jon Smuts, Robbie Frylink, and Keshav Maharaj.
Note:- The Stats mentioned are of Momentum ODD Cup 2020 games, or stated otherwise.
WAR vs DOL Team Wicket-Keeper
G Roelofsen (Price 8.5) will be the wicket-keeper of our squad. Roelofsen scored 588 runs in the last ODD season at an average of 65.33 whereas, he scored 192 runs at an average of 48.00 this season. He is not in very good form, but he is a talented player.
WAR vs DOL Team Batsmen
G Cloete (Price 9) will be our batsman from the Warriors. Cloete is a top-order player, and he has the ability to score quick runs.
D Miller (Price 10) and Khaya Zondo (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Dolphins. Miller is a T20 stalwart of over 7000 T20 runs, whereas his strike-rate has been 138.30. He played an excellent knock in the last T20I against Pakistan. Zondo is also a fine player, and he has scored 94 runs in a couple of innings in the tournament.
WAR vs DOL Team All-Rounders
S Muthusamy (Price 9) and R Frylink (Price 8.5) will be our all-rounders from the Dolphins. Muthusamy scored 132 runs at an average of 66.00 in this Momentum ODD season, whereas Frylink scored 129 at an average of 43.00. Both of them scalped six wickets each in bowling, and they are currently in very good form.
J Smuts (Price 10) and W Lubbe (Price 9) will be our all-rounders from the Warriors. Smuts scored 162 runs in the Momentum ODD Cup this season at an average of 40.50, whereas he also scalped six wickets in bowling. Lubbe scored 119 runs with the bat, whereas he scalped three wickets in bowling. Both of them are quality all-rounders.
WAR vs DOL Team Bowlers
K Maharaj (Price 9) will be our bowler from the Dolphins. Maharaj scalped 16 wickets in just seven games in the last Momentum Cup, whereas he scored 107 runs at an average of 53.50. He has scalped six wickets in just a couple of games in this competition.
A Nortje (Price 9.5) and G Stuurman (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Warriors. Nortje scalped 22 wickets in IPL 2020, whereas Stuurman scalped four in three games in the Momentum ODD Cup 2021. Both of them are wicket-takers.
Match Prediction: Dolphins are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Jon Jon Smuts and Senuran Muthusamy
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Robbie Feylink and Keshav Maharaj
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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.