WF vs CK Super-Smash Fantasy Prediction: Wellington Firebirds vs Canterbury Kings – 25 January 2021 (Wellington). Two of the best teams in the tournament are up against each other.
Wellington Firebirds will take on Canterbury Kings will in the league match of the Dream11 Super Smash competition. The Premier T20 competition is finally getting underway in New Zealand.
Wellington Firebirds have won six of their seven games, whereas the Kings have won five of their seven games. Both teams have been brilliant in the tournament so far, and this is going to be a big game to watch out for.
Pitch Report – The average batting score at this venue in Super Smash this season is 166 runs.
Total Games Played: 3; Bat 1st Won: 1; Bat 2nd Won: 2
Match Details :
Time:- 7:40 AM IST, Live on Fancode Stadium:- Basin Reserve, Wellington
Probable XI for both sides:-
Wellington Firebirds – Finn Allen, Devon Conway, Rachin Ravindra, Tom Blundell, Michael Bracewell, Jamie Gibson, Troy Johnson, Logan van Beek, Peter Younghusband, Hamish Bennett, Ben Sears.
Canterbury Kings – Chad Bowes, Ken McClure, Jack Boyle, Daryl Mitchell, Leo Carter, Cole McConchie, Cam Fletcher, Todd Astle, Matt Henry, Will Williams, Ed Nuttal.
5 Must-Have Players in the Squad
F Allen, D Conway, C McConchie, D Mitchell, and M Henry.
WF vs CK Team Wicket-Keeper
Devon Conway (Price 10) will be our wicket-keeper. Conway has scored 152 runs this season, whereas his average has been 25.33. He was the highest run-scorer of last season too.
WF vs CK Team Batsmen
Finn Allen (Price 8.5) will be our batsman from the Wellington Firebirds. Allen is in outstanding form and has scored 353 runs in the tournament at an average of 70.60, whereas his strike-rate has been 193.95.
Chad Bowes (Price 9.5) and Jack Boyle (Price 9) will be our batsmen from the Canterbury Kings. Bowes scored 358 runs last season at an average of 39.77, whereas his strike-rate was 169.99. He has scored 139 runs this season, whereas Boyle has scored 106 runs this season. Both of them bat in the top-order.
WF vs CK Team All-Rounders
Daryl Mitchell (Price 10) and Cole McConchie (Price 9.5) will be our all-rounders from the Canterbury Kings. Mitchell has scored 195 runs in five games this season, whereas he has scalped seven wickets in bowling. Cole has scored 179 runs at an average of 44.75, whereas he has scalped four wickets as well. Both of them are in brilliant form.
Rachin Ravindra (Price 9) will be our all-rounder from the Wellington Firebirds. Rachin has scalped six wickets, whereas he has scored 99 runs too with the bat. He bats in the top-order.
WF vs CK Team Bowlers
Hamish Bennett (Price 9) and Ben Sears (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Wellington Firebirds. Bennett has scalped eight wickets in the tournament, Beek has scalped five. Bennett was the highest wicket-taker of the last season.
Ed Nuttal (Price 8.5) and Matt Henry (Price 8.5) will be our bowlers from the Canterbury Kings. Henry has scalped nine wickets in the tournament, whereas Nuttal has scalped seven. Both of them are wicket-takers.
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 + Cole McConchie 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.