It’s Match no. 13 of Ford Trophy 2020-21, and the Central Districts will be taking on the Canterbury at the Pukekura Park in New Plymouth.
This match will be starting at 11:00 AM Local Time (03:30 AM IST).
It’s a match between a team that has won the 3 matches out of 4 and a team that is yet to register a win in spite of playing 4 matches. Canterbury are favorites going into this game. It’ll be interesting to see how the Central districts will fare in this match.
Weather Report for Match 13:
There is no chance of rainfall and the temperature will be around 17 degrees celsius.
It’s a bowler’s paradise here and anything around 200 will be a good score.
Average first innings score:
198 (Last two Ford Trophy matches played at this venue)
Record of Chasing Teams:
Won: 1, Lost: 1, NR: 0
Injury and Availability News:
Cole McConchie has joined Canterbury after representing the New Zealand A team. Mitch Hay and Jackson Latham have been called up by Canterbury, as Ed Nuttall and Ashley Fletcher misses out.
Dane Cleaver is back for Central Districts after a brilliant outing against West Indies A. Liam Dudding misses out.
CD vs CTB Today’s Probable Playing XIs:
Tom Bruce (c), Josh Clarkson, Dane Cleaver (wk), Joey Field, Jayden Lennox, Seth Rance, Brad Schmulian, Ben Smith, Bayley Wiggins, Christian Leopard, George Worker.
Chad Bowes, Jack Boyle, Ken McClure, Leo Carter, Todd Astle, Mitch Hay (wk), Fraser Sheat, Will Williams, Matt Henry, Theo van Woerkom, Cole McConchie (c).
CD vs CTB Top picks for Today’s 11Wickets Match:
George Worker has scored 210 runs and has also picked up a couple of wickets.
Todd Astle has scored 102 runs and has also picked up 3 wickets.
Ken McClure has registered 212 runs to his name so far, which includes two stunning centuries.
Sean Davey has picked up 9 wickets in 4 games and has an economy rate of under 5 runs per over.
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
Captain Options – Ken McClure, George Worker
Vice-Captain Options – Todd Astle, Sean Davey
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for CD vs CTB Fantasy Cricket:
Keeper – Dane Cleaver
Batters – Tom Bruce, Chad Bowes, Ken McClure
All-Rounders – Todd Astle, George Worker (C), Josh Clarkson
Bowlers – Joey Field, Sean Davey (VC), Will Williams, Matt Henry
12th Man – Christian Leopard
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for CD vs CTB Fantasy Cricket:
Keeper – Bayley Wiggins
Batters – Christian Leopard, Leo Carter, Ken McClure (C)
All-Rounders – Todd Astle (VC), George Worker, Brad Schmulian, Cole McConchie
Bowlers – Sean Davey, Seth Rance, Matt Henry
12th Man- Will Williams
Will Williams will be a budget pick for your Fantasy Team. You can go with the above-mentioned captains and vice-captains as safe options.
CD vs CTB Probable Winners:
Canterbury is expected to win this match.
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Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.
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