The 21st match of the Ford Trophy is scheduled between Wellington Firebirds and Canterbury Kings. The match will be held on 29th January 2020. The match is going to take place at Basin Reserve, Wellington, and the live telecast will begin from 11:00 AM local time (10:00 PM GMT – Prev Day) (3:30 AM IST).
PREVIEW FOR DREAM11 FANTASY
This is the first head-to-head match for both the teams this season. Canterbury is sitting in second place with 4 wins out of 6 matches whereas Wellingtons are placed 5th with 2 wins out of 6 matches in the points table.
There are slight chances of rain on the matchday but it might not affect the length of the match. The temperature is expected to vary between 18 and 22 degrees Celsius throughout the day, according to Accuweather.
This pitch is expected to be a good battle between the bat and the ball. But the pacers will have an edge over the batsman in the game.
INJURY AND AVAILABILITY NEWS:
Wellington has included Jimmy Neesham, Tom Blundell and Ben Seers in their 12-man squad.
PROBABLE PLAYING XI OF Wellington
Andrew Fletcher, Devon Conway, Michael Bracewell (C), Jakob Bhula, Fraser Colson, Jimmy Neesham, Jamie Gibson, Tom Blundell (WK), Logan Van Beek, Peter Younghusband, Iain McPeake.
Bench – Ben Seers
PROBABLE PLAYING XI OF Canterbury
Kurtis Patterson, Mitchell Marsh (C), Ashton Turner, Cameron Bancroft, Ashton Agar, Jhye Richardson, Josh Inglis (wk), Liam Livingstone, Morne Morkel, Matthew Kelly, Fawad Ahmed
Bench: Joel Paris, Tim David.
Wellington Firebirds – Devon Conway had smashed a ton in the previous against Northern Knights. Ian McPeake clinched 4 wickets in the same match.
Canterbury Kings – Henry Nicholls struck a massive knock of 120 runs against Auckland and Andrew Ellis bagged 3 wickets.
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
Captain – Michael Bracewell, Devon Conway, Chad Bowes
Vice-Captain – Henry Nicholls, Jimmy Neesham, Steve Murdoch
|BATSMEN||ALL ROUNDER||WICKET KEEPER||BOWLER|
|Devon Conway||Andrew Ellis||Cameron Fletcher||Iain McPeake|
|Michael Bracewell||Jamie Gibson||Will Williams|
|Henry Nicholls||Todd Astle||Andrew Hazeldine|
*Disclaimer: A team here is picked based on the perception, analysis, and gut feeling of the author. When you select your team, analyze the points mentioned to arrive at your own decision.*
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