ABOUT THE MATCH
The new franchises of the T10 league, Deccan Gladiators and Delhi Bulls, will face each other at Abu Dhabi’s Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium on November 15.
Deccan Gladiators will be captained by Shane Watson, and they have a strong team as they included Kieron Pollard and Sheldon Cottrell.
Delhi Bulls are led by the England captain Eoin Morgan. Delhi Bulls will play without the Pakistani cricketers Shoaib Malik, Sohail Tanvir, Mohammad Hasnain and Aamer Yamin in the team.
Teams should go with field first upon winning the toss in this tournament as the pitch at Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium is in favour of bowlers.
PITCH AND CONDITIONS
The Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium is a pitch which assists bowlers.
The temperature is expected to be at 20 degrees Celsius with very dry conditions throughout the match.
PROBABLE PLAYING XI OF Deccan Gladiators
Shane Watson (c), Mohammad Shahzad (wk), Anton Devcich, Chandrapaul Hemraj, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Migael Pretorius, Dan Lawrence, Ben Cutting, Zahoor Khan, Imtiyaz Ahmed, Fawad Ahmed
PROBABLE PLAYING XI OF Delhi Bulls
Paul Stirling, Tobias Visee, Eoin Morgan (c), Kusal Perera (wk), Muhammad Usman, Angelo Mathews, David Willey, Adil Rashid, Zaheer Khan, Ali Khan, Ravi Rampaul
- Deccan Gladiators is the new team that has been added to the T10 league
- As the Pakistan Cricket Coard has withdrawn the NOCs of Asif Khan and Anwar Ali’s, they are likely to be out of the team.
- Sheldon Cottrell and Kieron Pollard will be joining the team later because they presently are playing in international games.
- Even Delhi Bulls is a new team to the T10 league.
- Shoaib Malik, Sohail Tanvir, Mohammad Hasnain, and Aamer Yamin are set to miss this tournament after the removal of their NOCs.
- David Willey, Ravi Rampaul, Angelo Mathews and Dushmantha Chameera will be their replacements.
- Mohammad Nabi and Sherfane Rutherford will join the tournaments later as they are presently playing in ongoing Afghanistan vs West Indies series.
PROBABLE WINNING TEAM:
Bulls, who have a well-balanced all-rounder unit led by Eoin Morgan, will be the favourites to win this clash of the new teams.
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