The 19th match of the Sheffield Shield 2020-21 will be played between Tasmania and New South Wales on the 20th March at the Bellerive Oval in Hobart.
The match is scheduled to start at 5:00 AM IST (10:30 AM local time).
Tasmania will lock horns against New South Wales in 19th match of the Sheffield Shield 2020-21 on Saturday. Tasmania are yet to register their first win in this season. They have lost 3 out of the 6 matches they played and the remaining 3 games were drawn. They are currently placed at the 5th spot on the points table. They will be eager to win this match and get some crucial points to their bag.
New South Wales, on the other hand, have won 3 out of the 6 matches and their two matches were drawn. They are currently placed at the 2nd spot on the points table. They will come into this match as favourites and will be looking forward to winning this match and secure the top spot on the points table. We can expect a high-scoring game between these two sides starting on Saturday.
TAS vs NSW Weather Report for Match 19:
The weather is expected to be partly cloudy here in Hobart during the match time on Saturday. The temperature will hover around 17 degrees Celsius range with no chance of rain for this match.
The pitch here at the Bellerive Oval has been a balanced wicket. Pacers will get some movement with the new ball. Anything above 350 will be a good first innings score on this venue.
Average first innings score:
332 (Last Sheffield Shield game played at this venue)
Injury and Availability News:
(Will be added if there is an update)
TAS vs NSW Today’s Probable Playing XIs:
Jackson Bird, Jake Doran, Jarrod Freeman, Caleb Jewell, Riley Meredith, Peter Siddle, Jordan Silk, Matthew Wade (c), Charlie Wakim, Beau Webster, Mac Wright
Sam Rainbird, Tim Paine
New South Wales
Nick Larkin, Kurtis Patterson, Peter Nevill (c), Sean Abbott, Harry Conway, Matthew Gilkes, Liam Hatcher, Lachlan Hearne, Nathan Lyon, Daniel Solway, Mitchell Starc
Jason Sangha, Trent Copeland
TAS vs NSW Top Picks for Today’s Dream11 Match
Jake Doran is the leading run-scorer for Tasmania in this season so far. He has scored 427 runs in 10 innings. He is the most consistent performer for his side in this format.
Matthew Wade started his season on high note, having scored 209 runs at an average of 69.66 in just 2 matches he has played. He can score a big knock in this upcoming match as well.
Jackson Bird has picked up 22 wickets in 6 matches at an economy of 2.49. He is the main bowler for Tasmania and someone who can pick wickets at regular intervals for his side.
Sean Abbott has been in brilliant form with both bat and ball this season. He has scored 525 runs at an average of 75 and also picked up 17 wickets in the 6 matches he played. He is a must-pick for your dream11 fantasy teams.
Nathan Lyon is the leading wicket-taker for New South Wales. The experienced spinner has already picked up 28 wickets so far at an average of 26.53.
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
Captain Options – Matthew Wade, Sean Abbott
Vice-Captain Options – Jake Doran, Jackson Bird, Nathan Lyon
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for TAS vs NSW Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Keeper – Jake Doran, Peter Nevill, Matthew Wade (c)
Batters – Nick Larkin, Kurtis Patterson, Charlie Wakim
All-Rounders – Sean Abbott, Beau Webster
Bowlers – Jackson Bird, Nathan Lyon (vc), Mitchell Starc
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for TAS vs NSW Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Keeper – Jake Doran (vc)
Batters – Kurtis Patterson, Nick Larkin, Charlie Wakim, Daniel Solway
All-Rounders – Beau Webster, Sean Abbott (c)
Bowlers – Nathan Lyon, Jackson Bird, Mitchell Starc, Peter Siddle
Mitchell Starc is looking in good touch with both bat and ball, having scored 191 runs and also picked up 12 wickets in just 4 matches for New South Wales. It is advisable to pick him as a multiplier in any one of your Dream11 Fantasy teams.
Today’s TAS vs NSW Probable Winners:
New South Wales are expected to win this match.
Note: Updated Fantasy teams and Playing XIs of every match will be provided in our Telegram channel if the information is available.
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.
Source: The source of this content is our cricket news platform Crictracker.
SportsInfo offers cricket, soccer, kabaddi, tennis, badminton, racing, basketball and other sports news, articles, videos, live coverage & live scores, player rankings & team rankings. Also, offers minute details of any match along with live commentary.
- Best combined XI from World Test Championship 2019-2021
- ‘It’s very disappointing’ – Justin Langer laments missing WTC final spot due to slow over rate vs India
- Pat Cummins suggests two modifications in current DRS rule
- Cricket Australia announce the first statue of a female cricketer outside Sydney Cricket Ground
- New Zealand vs Australia: James Neesham gifts jersey with hilarious message to Glenn Maxwell