WF vs CK Super-Smash Final Fantasy Prediction: Wellington Firebirds vs Canterbury Kings – 13 February 2021 (Wellington). All the eyes will be on Finn Allen and Daryl Mitchell in the Fantasy teams.
Wellington Firebirds will take on Canterbury Kings will in the Final match of the Dream11 Super Smash competition. The Premier T20 competition has reached its grand final stage.
Wellington Firebirds won nine of their ten games in the league-stages, whereas the Kings won six of their games. The Firebirds are the defending champions, and they have been brilliant in the tournament throughout. Canterbury Kings will rely on Daryl Mitchell in this game, whereas their bowling has been brilliant too. This game promises to be an entertaining finale.
Pitch Report – The average batting score at this venue in Super Smash this season is 163 runs.
Total Games Played: 5; Bat 1st Won: 1; Bat 2nd Won: 4
Match Details :
Time:- 8:30 AM IST, Live on Fancode Stadium:- Basin Reserve, Wellington
Probable XI for both sides:-
Wellington Firebirds – Finn Allen, Devon Conway, Tom Blundell, Jimmy Neesham, Michael Bracewell, Jamie Gibson, Troy Johnson, Ben Sears, Logan van Beek, Peter Younghusband, Hamish Bennett.
Canterbury Kings – Chad Bowes, Ken McClure, Daryl Mitchell, Leo Carter, Cole McConchie, Cam Fletcher, Henry Shipley, Todd Astle, Matt Henry, Will Williams, Ed Nuttal.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
F Allen, D Conway, J Neesham, D Mitchell, and H Bennett.
WF vs CK Team Wicket-Keeper
Devon Conway (Price 10) and Tom Blundell (Price 9) will be our wicket-keepers. Conway has scored 362 runs this season, whereas his average has been 51.71. He is the 3rd highest run-scorer of the season. Blundell will bat at the number three position, and he has scored 187 runs at an average of 31.16. Both of them are International level players.
WF vs CK Team Batsmen
Finn Allen (Price 9.5) will be our batsman from the Wellington Firebirds. Allen is in outstanding form and has scored 496 runs in the tournament at an average of 62.00, whereas his strike-rate has been 196.04. He is the highest run-scorer of the tournament this season.
Chad Bowes (Price 9) and Ken McClure (Price 8.5) will be our batsmen from the Canterbury Kings. Bowes has scored 234 runs at an average of 23.40, whereas McClure has scored 175 runs in the tournament. Both of them are top-order batsmen, and Bowes was brilliant in the last season too.
WF vs CK Team All-Rounders
Jimmy Neesham (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounder from the Wellington Firebirds. Neesham has scalped 11 wickets in just six games at an economy of 7.54, whereas he is a destructive batsman as well.
Daryl Mitchell (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounder from the Canterbury Kings. Mitchell has scored 339 runs in nine games this season, whereas he has scalped ten wickets in bowling. He is the 4th highest run-scorer of the tournament.
WF vs CK Team Bowlers
Hamish Bennett (Price 9.5) and Logan van Beek (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Wellington Firebirds. Bennett has scalped 13 wickets in the tournament, whereas Beek has scalped ten. Bennett is the 3rd highest wicket-taker of the season.
Ed Nuttal (Price 8.5) and Matt Henry (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Canterbury Kings. Henry has scalped 14 wickets in the tournament, whereas Nuttal has scalped nine. Both of them are wicket-takers, and Henry is the 2nd highest wicket-taker of the season.
Match Prediction: Wellington Firebirds are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Finn Allen and Daryl Mitchell
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Jimmy Neesham and Devon Conway
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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.