WI-U19 vs NZ-U19 Dream11 Prediction: West Indies U19 vs New Zealand U19 – 29 January 2020 (Benoni)
West Indies U19 will take on New Zealand U19 in the ICC UNDER 19 WORLD CUP 2020 Super-League Quarter-Final game which will be played at Willowmoore Park in Benoni. West Indies were quite brilliant in their group campaign as they won their 3 out of 3 games whereas New Zealand remain second in their group. West Indies has been in terrific form this season with both bat & ball and will definitely go as the favourites in this game.
Pitch Report – This will be the first match at Willowmoore Park in this tournament. Generally, this track has been good for both batters and bowlers. The average score at this track is 235 runs with highest score being 399. The chasing record at this ground is vey good so, the team winning the toss would be tempted to bowl first.
Match Details :
Time:- 1.30 PM
Probable XI for both sides:-
West Indies U19 – Kimani Melius (C), Leonardo Julien (WK), Kelvon Anderson, Antonio Morris, Matthew Patrick, Nyeem Young, Matthew Forde, Joshua James, Kirk McKenzie, Ashmead Nedd, Jayden Seales.
New Zealand U19 – Rhys Mariu, Ollie White, Fergus Lellman, B Wheeler-Greenal, Jesse Tashkoff, S Keene, Quinn Sunde, Joey Field, Kristian Clarke, Adithya Ashok, William O’Rourke.
Top 4 Batting order for both teams:-
West Indies U19:- Kimani Melius (C), Leonardo Julien (WK), Kelvon Anderson, and Antonio Morris.
New Zealand U19:- Rhys Mariu, Ollie White, Fergus Lellman, and B Wheeler-Greenal.
Clean Hitters in the Squad:-
West Indies U19:-Kimani Melius and Kelvon Anderson.
New Zealand U19:- Rhys Mariu and Fergus Lellman
Death Over Bowlers:-
West Indies U19:- Joshua James
New Zealand U19:- Kristian Clarke
WI-U19 vs NZ-U19 Dream11 Wicket-Keepers
L.Julian (Price 9) should be the wicket-keeper pick as he is a very good opener and his keeping skills are great too. His batting has been decent this season.
WI-U19 vs NZ-U19 Dream11 Batsmen
- K.Melius (Price 10):- Melius is the captain of the West Indies team and he is their best batsman technically. He isn’t having a good tournament according to his standards but he will certainly be a good pick in this pressure game.
- K.Anderson (Price 8.5):- Anderson has played some really good knocks coming at number 4. He is a very solid middle-order batsman.
- R.Mariu (Price 9):- Mariu is currently the 3rd highest run-scorer of the tournament and would certainly like to give his team a good start in this crucial match.
- B.Wheeler-Greenal (Price 8.5):- He was good in warm-up games and against Sri Lanka too. He is overall a very consistent player.
WI-U19 vs NZ-U19 Dream11 All-Rounders
J.Tashkoff (Price 10) and A.Ashok (Price 9) will be the picks from New-Zealand as both of them are very good players. Ashok has picked 3 wickets against Sri-Lanka whereas Tashkoff is contributing with both bat and ball..
N.Young (Price 9.5) has won 2 Man of the Match titles in 3 games. He has been impressive with both bat and ball. He is the best pick as an all-rounder
WI-U19 vs NZ-U19 Dream11 Bowlers
A.Nedd (Price 9) and J.Seales (Price 8.5) will be in our squad as they both have been in very good form in the tournament and will carry the burden of leading the West-Indian bowling line-up. Seales is the 6th highest wicket-taker of the tournament with 8 wickets to his name.
K.Clarke (Price 8.5) has been the only decent bowling option for the struggling Kiwi side. He should perform well in order to help New-Zealand.
Match Prediction: West Indies U19 are the favourites to win this game. They are looking in sublime touch whereas Kiwis have been shaky in the tournament till now.
SportsRush Featured Small League Team for the Game
N.Young © – It is an very easy choice, Young has been in some brilliant form in the tournament and he would want to continue it in the suoer-league.
R.Mariu (VC) – Mariu has played brilliantly in all the games and is the 3rd highest run-scorer of the tournament.
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